School board sells high school complex

SYLVIA LOBATO 08/06/2015 ANTONITO - Acting in the presence of community members, the South Conejos Board of Education (BOE) Thursday sold the high school complex to promoters of a hemp processing plant.

Read More »

Mesa County's teen drug prevention club begins their summer leadership training course

Lindsey Pallares 07/14/2015 GRAND JUNCTION - Colo. Mesa County's teen drug and alcohol prevention club kicks off its summer skills camp to train its next set of community leaders.

Read More »

Marijuana expulsions nose dive

Emily Shockley 07/02/2015 The number of marijuana-related expulsions in School District 51 was cut nearly in half year-over-year in 2014-15, a feat district officials attribute to counseling programs and security officer presence in schools.

Read More »

The De Beque school was awarded $5.3 million from the BEST grant for future improvements

Makenzie O'Keefe 06/01/2015 DE BEQUE - The De Beque School District is now a recipient of the BEST grant, giving the district $5.3-million that is funded, in part, by state marijuana taxes. The district has a master plan to use this grant to help renovate and rebuild their elementary school, providing a 21st century learning environment for students.

Read More »

Parenting in the age of cannabis

Barbara Lawlor 06/03/2015 Nederland - Parents with middle school and high school children face challenges that pre-legal marijuana parents did not have. Now that marijuana is legal for adults, it is more visible, more difficult to demonize the drug to 11, 12, and 13 year olds.

Read More »

Glenwood Elementary moves to next step for state grant

Will Grandbois 05/22/2015 The Capital Construction Assistance Board has recommended that the state contribute $9.1 million of its $50 million in available Building Excellent Schools Today money to an overhaul of Glenwood Springs Elementary School.

Read More »
Syndicate content