A tree along Colorado Highway 3 near the intersection with South Camino del Rio is traditionally decorated with Christmas ornaments and garland. But this year, a dinosaur head has replaced the more seasonal angel atop the tannenbaum.
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A tree along Colorado Highway 3 near the intersection with South Camino del Rio is traditionally dec...

The Blotter

Most items in this column are taken from logs of calls made to authorities. Their accuracy may not have been verified by an official investigation.

Durango Fire

Wednesday

9:38 a.m.
Firefighters responded to a possible gas leak at 850 Main Ave.

Durango Fire Protection District responded to 12 calls Wednesday.

Durango Police

Wednesday

3:28 p.m.
Someone reported having his...
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Local Briefs

Christmas tree recycling available

Christmas tree recycling will be available at Santa Rita Park from Dec. 26 to Jan. 31.

The city of Durango reminds residents that there is no curbside pick-up of Christmas trees. Residents may drop off their natural trees,...


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And the West is History

100 years ago: “Purchasing Agent Willson contracted with I. Kruschke to furnish the city with a new wool flag, 6 by 12 feet. Inspired by patriotic impulses Kruschke is said to have offered to...


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