Gail Binkly

Gail Binkly is a career journalist who has worked for the Colorado Springs Gazette and Cortez Journal. She is currently a freelance writer as well as the editor of the Four Corners Free Press, based in Cortez.

416 Fire Information Page

The 416 Fire north of Durango grew only a modest amount between Sunday and Monday, but remained just 10 percent contained by Monday afternoon.

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Nineteen candidates have thrown their hats in the ring to be president of the Navajo Nation.

A wildfire burning on national-forest land north of Durango has prompted the closure of a portion of U.S. Highway 550.

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In 2013, the state of Utah launched an advertising campaign called “Mighty 5.” It promoted Utah’s five national parks to out-of-state travelers. Five years later, the campaign has clearly been a success – maybe too much of one.

The Navajo Nation has come out in opposition to a recommendation for the closure of the Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation, or ONHIR.