Knox County hunter still missing in Colorado

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12:32 p.m. October 31, 2011Hotchkiss- There’s still no sign of a missing hunter in the mountains near Hotchkiss. 73-year-old Terry Baughn, of Ohio, is lost on Bureau of Land Management land near Green Mountain. That’s northwest of Hotchkiss. He’s been missing since Tuesday. Dozens of people, including members of the Delta County, Gunnison, and Hotchkiss… Read more »

Chemical incident in Apple Valley

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Six people, including three Knox County Sheriff’s Office detectives, underwent decontamination procedures after a chemical spill was discovered while the detectives were talking with the occupants of a house in Apple Valley.

Local employers honored by NHI

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MOUNT VERNON — Numerous Knox County businesses were honored for their employment efforts of the disabled at the fifth annual employer recognition breakfast this morning hosted by New Hope Industries at The Dan Emmett Conference Center.

Friendship saves senior season

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MOUNT VERNON — The seniors on the Mount Vernon High School Yellow Jacket football team are used to getting knocked down. They are also just as accustomed to getting up off the ground with the help from an outstretched hand of a teammate and friend.

A look at Friday's matchups

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Utica (2-7, 2-4) has scored in double digits in all but two games this season, but have been outscored by at least by 20 points in every one of its seven losses on the season.