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Craig makes national news in USA Today profile

Craig was the focus of an article on coal and the presidential election published by USA Today on Friday.

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Trump campaign signs disappearing in Craig

Freedom of speech guaranteed by the First Amendment has always been a defining component of America’s beliefs and values.

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Mark Udall: Gail Schwartz can rise to the challenge

I’m writing today to ask readers to join me in supporting Gail Schwartz for Congress in the 3rd Congressional District. The minute I heard Gail was getting into this race, I was on her team. Gail knows what it means to get around the state, listen to people, and deliver for Coloradans. And she is a champion for an issue very near and dear to this mountain climber: our public lands.

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Ray Beck: Amendment 71 keeps state constitution standards high

Amendment 71 is the only initiated constitutional amendment that deserves a “yes” vote this election.

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Clerk's Corner: Security against tampering with ballots

Who doesn’t love Maxine? She’s the entertaining cartoon caricature of a scrawny, cranky old woman who has become popular for her famous one-line jokes. One of my favorite Maxine one-liners is when she quipped, “Elections are held in November because it’s the best time for picking out a turkey.”

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Danielle Elkins: What are Trump and Clinton's plans for coal?

If you’re unaware of the heated national debate about the future of energy and jobs in America, you’ve been living under a rock. We have two presidential candidates with two completely different plans to “solve” America’s current energy and job-related issues. Environmentalists are in Hillary Clinton’s corner, while labor unions are in the opposite corner with Donald Trump.

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Cal Thomas: The Bernie Sanders effect

Forty-five percent of those polled between the ages of 16 and 20 years old said they would vote for a socialist, while 20 percent said they could vote for a communist. Maybe that explains the Che Guevara T-shirts so many of them like to wear.

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Danielle Elkins: How do Craig women feel about Trump?

I suggest voting not based on a candidate’s personal morale in this election, but on his or her policies and on facts rather than allegations. Most importantly, please be sure to make an informed decision.

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Trump visits Grand Junction, rallies for support — tears into media and Clinton

The stop in Grand Junction was Trump’s second in Colorado Tuesday, one day before the final presidential debate before Election Day on Nov. 8. He spoke earlier in the day in Colorado Springs.

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Election 2016: Amendment 69 — Statewide health care system

Amendment 69 outlines a financing plan for a proposed statewide health care system called ColoradoCare.

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Bennet, Glenn compete for spot on U.S. Senate

Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate Darryl Glenn, a 24-year U.S. Air Force veteran, who retired as a lieutenant colonel, is up against Democratic incumbent Sen. Michael Bennet in this November’s election.

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Election 2016: Referendum 3D — Hayden seeks money for school buses

The Hayden School District is in a financial bind and is asking voters to pay additional taxes so the district can buy new buses.