416 Fire, Durango & Silverton train cancellations hit merchants hard

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416 Fire, Durango & Silverton train cancellations hit merchants hard

‘We depend on that train more than people know’
Cassi Romine, with the Diamond Belle Saloon in the Strater Hotel, lets Tom and Karen Shupe, with their daughter Shelby Shupe, all from Austin, know that the saloon is family friendly during their stop in Durango.
Austin Daigle, with the Strater Hotel, checks-in Kathy Shinkle and her daughter, Ellen Shinkle, on Monday. Tori Ossola, rooms division manager at the Strater Hotel, estimates the inn’s sales are down close to 40 percent this June compared with June 2017.

416 Fire, Durango & Silverton train cancellations hit merchants hard

Cassi Romine, with the Diamond Belle Saloon in the Strater Hotel, lets Tom and Karen Shupe, with their daughter Shelby Shupe, all from Austin, know that the saloon is family friendly during their stop in Durango.
Austin Daigle, with the Strater Hotel, checks-in Kathy Shinkle and her daughter, Ellen Shinkle, on Monday. Tori Ossola, rooms division manager at the Strater Hotel, estimates the inn’s sales are down close to 40 percent this June compared with June 2017.
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