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Sand Creek Speaker Series - Identifying Sand Creek Camp Through Traditional Knowledge

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The Sand Creek speaker series continues March 21 with a presentation by Barbara Sutteer entitled "Identifying Sand Creek Camp through Traditional Knowledge." The presentation will take place at the Crow Luther Cultural Events Center in Eads starting at 6:00 p.m. 

Third earthquake in a week is strongest this year for Colorado

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An earthquake that struck Montrose County Monday shortly before 10:30 a.m. is the strongest in the state so far this year.

The quake, which occurred at 10:22 a.m., measured 4.5 on the Richter Scale according to the United States Geological Survey. Early reports placed the quake at magnitude 5.3 but were later revised. The quake was centered about 58 miles southeast of Montrose.

Nearly 700 people have reported feeling the earthquake, which occurred about one-half mile beneath the surface. Reports were received from Grand Junction to Cortez, and locations in Utah.