fort lewis college Fort Lewis Professor on Lessons From the Gold King Mine Spill By Daniel Rayzel • Sep 21, 2018 Jay Canode It’s been three years since the Gold King Mine spilled millions of gallons of wastewater into the Animas River watershed. A forthcoming book aims to reflect on what went wrong — and could go wrong in the region’s future. Colorado Legislators Hope to Increase Federal Funding for Native American College Students By Gail Binkly • Mar 22, 2017 Fort Lewis College / Creative Commons Three members of Colorado’s congressional delegation are seeking to ease the financial burden on states for providing tuition-free higher education to Native Americans. Listen Listening... / 1:04 KSJD Newscast--March 22nd, 2017 Fort Lewis College Won't Punish Students Who Graffitied Comb Ridge Archaeological Site By Gail Binkly • Dec 8, 2016 Wikimedia Commons Listen Listening... / 0:41 KSJD Newscast Part 2--December 8th, 2016 A Fort Lewis College student has taken responsibility for defacing a cultural site on Comb Ridge in southeast Utah. Shooting Victim Involved in Illegal Distribution of Marijuana By Gail Binkly • May 27, 2016 Dennis Skley / Creative Commons More than 9 pounds of processed marijuana and $20,000 in cash were reportedly found in the room of a 20-year-old Cortez man, Samuel Gordon, who was shot to death early Tuesday in La Plata County.