4th fêted with fortitude

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4th fêted with fortitude

Fires, haze and memories of bombs mark festivities

4th fêted with fortitude

Steve Slack takes the opportunity to sweep his wife, Tracy Slack, off her feet while dancing in downtown Durango. Many families gathered Thursday on Main Avenue to enjoy live music, food and a Fourth of July parade.
SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald

Kenzie Harris, 2, watches the annual Fourth of July Parade in Bayfield from the arms of her mother, Sarah Harris. Parades, readings from the Declaration of Independence and fireworks were all part of the celebrations Thursday in Southwest Colorado.
Fireworks, cancelled last year as a precaution during a dry season of drought, light the skies above Durango Thursday night in a traditional, inspiring Independence Day celebration.
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