The Westwind

Three is company in Congressional spending bill

Jack Roberts, Current Events Editor

January 9, 2018

Filed under A-West Needs to Know

As 2018 is an election year in Congress, the stakes are higher than ever in the legislative branch. With the deadline for a government budget looming on January 19, the government could shut down if an agreement is not reached....

Jobs report for November shows great improvement

Jack Roberts, Current Events Editor

December 8, 2017

Filed under A-West Needs to Know

The United States Labor Department released the jobs report from November, and it showed considerable job growth while wages remained fairly stagnant. The report states that an estimated 228,000 nonfarm jobs were added to the...

Finalists for Colorado Supreme Court vacancy announced

Jack Roberts, Current Events Editor

December 8, 2017

Filed under A-West Needs to Know

There is a vacancy in the Colorado Supreme Court, and Governor John Hickenlooper has to choose among  three women: Marcy Glenn, Melissa Hart, and Pattie P. Swift. The vacancy was caused by former judge Allison Reid, who was bro...