50 years ago: “Malcolm Glen, who graduated from Durango High School Wednesday, will play the male lead in ‘Little Mary Sunshine’ to be presented in the Sheridan Opera House in Telluride this summer.”
25 years ago: “As the professional dual downhill slalom racers began making runs on Chapman Hill Saturday, a new event took place below – a kids mountain bike race. For the first time, the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic had an event for the up-and-coming mountain bike racers.”
Most items in this column are taken from The Durango Herald archives, Center of Southwest Studies and Animas Museum. Accuracy of content may not be verified.