Conejos, Las Animas, Chaffee, Otero and Alamosa counties and the city of Alamosa have filed suit in U.S. District Court.
More than 90 percent of the people booked into Alamosa County Jail are either addicted to drugs or are in for drug-related charges.
Adams State University is home to one of the nation’s top ranked prison correspondence programs.
Before resigning, Judge Daniel Powell worked part-time in both Alamosa and Monte Vista as both of the towns’ chief local judge.
Judge Daniel Powell frequently jails people for weeks for not being able to pay fines, a report says.
In an area ravaged by the opioid crisis, Dr. Barbara Troy is the only doctor for miles who can prescribe a key drug for those in recovery.
Meet a single mom from Alamosa who got a helping hand from a visiting nurse program founded in Denver that now stretches across the country.
The ACA has helped keep many rural hospitals afloat. But new ideas for a replacement could have a big impact on rural care — in the very counties that elected Donald Trump.
The airport's manager says he's trying to keep the service, which is subsidized by the federal government.
- Loren Bianca, 23, was found hiding in the shower of a mobile home less than a mile from the jail.Read more