December 30 - December 31

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009 1:28 AM

Animal Control
3:24 p.m. A white poodle and another dog were chasing livestock in the 100 block of Valley Trail, southwest of Bayfield.

5:40 p.m. A black cow was in the middle of the road near County Road 311 and Colorado Highway 172, at Oxford.

Durango Police
12:01 a.m. A loud party in a room at Iron Horse Inn, 5800 Main Ave, was a disturbance.

12:44 a.m. A drunken man was outside a woman's home in the 2400 block of West Second Avenue.

1:56 a.m. Two men were fighting in the 500 block of East Eighth Avenue.

9:19 a.m. A woman driving a gold van slid on the ice, and her vehicle was stuck in the median near a roundabout in Three Springs subdivision.

3:28 p.m. A snowplow driver hit a parked car in the 400 block of Hillcrest Drive.

5:07 p.m. Someone was intoxicated at a liquor store in the 200 block of East College Drive and needed to go to Detox.

6:19 p.m. An elk with an injured leg was walking on the road near Florida Road and East Animas Road.

7:06 p.m. A gun was in the Animas River, and it was visible from the bridge behind Durango High School.

7:50 p.m. A deer was hit by two cars in the 3400 block of Main Avenue.

La Plata County Sheriff

8:13 a.m. A truck pulling a backhoe was broken down on a blind corner in the 2000 block of County Road 501, near northern Bayfield town limits.

10:33 a.m. Someone was dumping trash illegally in the 600 block of Beaver Circle, near

4:59 p.m. A man was threatening a woman, according to a report from the Durango-La Plata County Airport.

7:35 p.m. A boy threw a snowball at a man's windshield and cracked the front windshield at the Narrow Gauge Mobile Home Park, 34344 U.S. Highway 160, between Elmore's Corner and Gem Village.

Bayfield Marshal

9:17 p.m. A white car was stuck in the snow in the 13500 block of County Road 501.

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.