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KRDO Colorado Springs
Sexually violent predator in Colorado Springsdowntown Colorado Springs Area. Frank was convicted of Sexual Assault - Victim
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
downtown Colorado Springs Area. Frank was convicted of Sexual Assault - Victim under 15 and Sexual Contact - No Consent in Grand County in 2016. He was also convicted of Harassment in Grand County in 2013. Frank is one of 16 "Sexually Violent... Read more
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The Moab Times-Independent
Federal board designates Negro Bill Canyon as Grandstaff Canyon - Grandstaff Canyon will now replace Negro Bill Canyon on all future geographic maps and official documents after the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN) overwhelmingly supported the...Names and representatives from the NAACP opposed the change, the Bureau of Land
The Moab Times-Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Names and representatives from the NAACP opposed the change, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Moab Field Office and the Grand County Council supported the change to Grandstaff Canyon. Lou Yost, executive secretary of the BGN, said the federal... Read more
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FOX News
Guest speaker tells Utah students: 'I'm queer and I'm Trump's worst enemy' Students at Grand County High School in Utah were supposed to attend poetry s
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Students at Grand County High School in Utah were supposed to attend poetry slam workshops on tolerance and acceptance. Instead, students were subjected to political... Read more
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FOX News
Guest speaker tells Utah students: 'I'm queer and I'm Trump's worst enemy'with senior military leaders at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 5,
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
with senior military leaders at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 5, 2017. (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas) Students at Grand County High School in Utah were supposed to attend poetry slam workshops on tolerance and acceptance. Instead, students... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Moab canyon renamed to more tastefully honor Grandstaffhad been presented since 2001 to rename Negro Bill Canyon, but were rejected by
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 6 days ago
had been presented since 2001 to rename Negro Bill Canyon, but were rejected by locally elected officials. The Grand County Council reversed the decision earlier this year. "It needed to go because it was enabling," Mary McGann, vice... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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New York Post
Canyon with offensive name to be renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KHQ Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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ABC Montana
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
‘I’ve had a bad accident’ man tells 911 after plunging off road on Berthoud PassGRAND COUNTY, Colo. -- A 78-year-old man injured when his car careened down Ber
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
GRAND COUNTY, Colo. -- A 78-year-old man injured when his car careened down Berthoud Pass is still recovering in the hospital Thursday night. His car went off of Highway 40 and went about 380 feet down a mountainside on Saturday evening. Seven... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
The New Canaan News / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WALB Albany
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WALB Albany / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
Darien News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
KWWL Iowa / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Utah's 'Negro Bill Canyon' renamed after years of debateproposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
proposed name change in 1999 failed after it received little government support. Spurred by complaints from tourists, the Grand County Council voted in January to change the name after refusing to do so in 2013 and 2015. A year ago, the federal... Read more
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