In Denver, putting a price on the value of a newspaper

FILE - In this April 10, 2017, file photo, the Salt Lake Tribune Editor Matt Canham breaks out the champagne after their 2017 Pulitzer Prize for local reporting was announced, in Salt Like City. The Tribune newsroom takes up one floor of the building that bears its name, overlooking snow-capped mountains and the arena where the Utah Jazz play. Once a Digital First property that dealt with staff reductions and feared closure, the paper was sold to a prominent local family in 2016. Since then, its reporters received their first raise in a decade and won a Pulitzer prize for investigative reporting. (Francisco Kjolseth/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP, File)

DENVER (AP) — Across the street from the Colorado Capitol rises an 11-story building emblazoned with The Denver Post’s logo. No reporters work out of the building any more, only executives of Digital First Media, whose cuts at the Post triggered an unusual plea from the paper’s own editorial page to be sold to another owner.

Trial set to begin for ex-Ariz. lawmaker in Alaska killing

In this Thursday, April 19, 2018 photo, Mark Desimone, right, sits next to his attorney Deborah Macaulay, during a pretrial hearing in Juneau, Alaska. Desimone, a former Arizona legislator, is charged in the shooting death of an Alaska man in 2016. Jury selection is expected to start Monday, April 23. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer)

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A trial is set to begin this week for a former Arizona state lawmaker accused of killing a man on a hunting and fishing trip in Alaska.

Tortoise with cracked shell gets $4,000 repair job

In this Tuesday, April 17, 2018, photo, a veterinarian works on a wayward tortoise that cracked its shell after falling off a 10-foot wall in San Diego County. The tortoise is recovering after vets used screws, zip ties and denture material to repair it. County Animal Services Director Dan DeSousa says the male 90-pound African spurred tortoise probably was a pet that got loose from a yard. (San Diego County Department of Animal Services via AP)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A wayward tortoise that cracked its shell after falling off a 10-foot wall in San Diego County is recovering after vets used screws, zip ties and denture material to repair it.

N.M town reconsiders tribute to Spanish conqueror

In this July 2017 handout photo provided by the Valley Daily Post, a pageant portraying the 1598 arrival of conquistador Juan de Onate makes its way through Espanola, N.M. Onate, portrayed here by Ralph Martinez of Espanola, is both revered as a Hispanic founding father and reviled for brutality against Native Americans. Espanola authorities are reconsidering the pageant in efforts to make its summer community festival more inclusive and inviting. (AP Photo via the Valley Daily Post, George Morse)

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A northern New Mexico city nestled among tribal lands is reconsidering its annual commemoration of the 1598 arrival of Spanish conquistador Juan de Onate, who is both revered as a Hispanic founding father and reviled for brutality against Native Americans.

Woman to row across ocean for environmental awareness

In a Thursday, March, 29, 2018 photo, Eliza Dawson Dawson trains at the Seattle Rowing Center and spends hours each day rowing in waters including this part of the Fremont Cut toward the Fremont Bridge, in Seattle, Wash. a former UW crew member, is part of a four-woman team that will row across the Pacific to Hawaii this June. She and her team want to try to break the record for women rowers. (Mike Siegel/The Seattle Times via AP)

SEATTLE (AP) — As a member of the University of Washington’s elite women’s varsity crew, Eliza Dawson honed her athletic skills on the sometimes-choppy waters of Lake Washington.

Vancouver teen finds confidence amid fledgling drag scene

In this Sunday, March 25, 2018, photo, Keegan Dittmer, 17, center, brings Wanda Faame to life while greeting fellow drag queen Shania Dumaur, of Beaverton, Ore., at Brickhouse in Vancouver, Wash. "I have really seen myself come out of my shell since I started performing both in theater and in drag," Dittmer said. (Amanda Cowan/The Columbian via AP)

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Keegan Dittmer hurried home from his unglamorous fast-food job and disappeared into the typically chaotic bedroom of a 17-year-old high school junior, where he began his self-transformation into the glamorous and composed Wanda Faame.

Sheriff’s department to review California mansion death

FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2018 file photo, Adam Shacknai sits in court during the civil trial, in San Diego for the wrongful death of Rebecca Zahau. The San Diego County Sheriff's Department will review the death of a woman found hanging inside a mansion after a lawsuit verdict contradicted investigators' findings that she committed suicide. (Nelvin C. Cepeda/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, File)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department will review the death of a woman found hanging inside a mansion after a lawsuit verdict contradicted investigators’ findings that she committed suicide.

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