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Create Art and Tea to hold grand opening

Create Art and Tea, a new local tea shop, will hold its grand opening celebration at noon Friday, at Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave. The event will feature a ribbon-cutting, live music...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Wetlands restoration event offered Saturday

Mountain Studies Institute and Southwest Chapter of the Colorado Native Plant Society will hold a field trip and volunteer re-vegetation event at 8 a.m. Saturday at the largest iron fen in North...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Chamber to hold community address

Durango Chamber of Commerce will offer an “Eggs and Issues” breakfast and State of the Community address from 8 to 10 a.m. Aug. 23 at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. The event includes a...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tour Colorado to hold meeting Aug. 23

Tour Colorado Association will hold its quarterly meeting Aug. 23 north of Durango at Bar D Chuckwagon, 8080 East Animas Road (County Road 250). The meeting schedule includes: 4:30-5 p.m. Tour...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Back Country Horsemen to host Forest Service spokeswoman

The Four Corners Back Country Horsemen will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Florida Grange, 656 Highway 172. Gretchen Fitzgerald, public affairs officer and forester for San Juan National Forest,...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Beekeepers to meet Thursday

The Four Corners Beekeepers Association will hold its August meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Honeyville, 33633 U.S. Highway 550. Honeyville owner Danny Culhane will speak about bees, honey, fires...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County Commissioner Julie Westendorff to hold office hours in Bayfield

La Plata County Commissioner Julie Westendorff will hold public office hours from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at Pine River Library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive, in Bayfield. Community members are...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

City of Durango to fertilize, spray weeds through August

The city of Durango will conduct turf fertilization and noxious weed abatement at these times and locations: Aug. 13-17: Turf fertilizer will be applied at Fanto Park and fields at Needham...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County Sheriff Sean Smith to visit Ignacio

La Plata County Sheriff Sean Smith will hold a public meeting to discuss his campaign for re-election and receive comments from residents from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Ignacio Community Library,...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rotary Club of Durango to meet

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. Fort Lewis College associate professor Heidi Steltzer will give a presentation, “Snow is Good: Let’s Keep...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Region 9 Economic Development District is moving to Durango Tech Center

The Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado is moving from Bodo Industrial Park to the Durango Tech Center. “Region 9 has been renting office space since our inception almost...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Public invited to discuss SkyRidge trail request

The city of Durango Parks and Recreation Department announced it recently received a request from Trails 2000 to build a trail in the SkyRidge subdivision open space that connects Powerline Trail...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News