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Diversity Dialogue will return to Fort Lewis College

A dialogue about diversity-related themes and experiences will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the Student Union Ballroom at Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive. The workshop will feature...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mesa Verde National Park offers guided hike Feb. 21

Mesa Verde National Park staff will teach guests about winter adaptations of plants and animals in the Four Corners during a free, guided hike Feb. 21. Participants will be invited to join hiking...

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

Back County Horsemen hold monthly meeting Feb. 15

The Four Corners Back Country Horsemen will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Florida Grange on Colorado Highway 172, a half-mile south of Elmore’s Corner. Brand inspector Chad...

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

Common Reading Experience author to speak

A keynote address by author Joy Harjo will be given for the 2018 Common Reading Experience from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday in Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive. This year’s Common...

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

High Noon Rotary to meet Thursday

Durango High Noon Rotary will meet at 11:45 a.m. Thursday at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. Joe and Jenn Wheeling of James Ranch Market will talk about locally grown foods. Community...

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

Durango Nature Studies to hold winter hike

Durango Nature Studies will offer a “snowpack science” hike from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Haviland Lake, 20 miles north of Durango off U.S. Highway 550. Naturalist Mike Bienkowski will...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Community will rally to ‘support the Dreamers’

Indivisible Durango will hold a “Support the Dreamers” rally at 10 a.m. Saturday in Buckley Park, 1250 Main Ave. The community is invited to join members of the Indivisible Immigration Committee...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mt. Allison Grange to host chili cook-off

A chili cook-off and bunco party will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday at Mt. Allison Grange, 2622 County Road 329 in Ignacio. Attendees can bring a pot of chili to share or be a judge. The participant...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rotary Club of Durango to hear about weaving

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. Jeanne Brako, curator of the Center of Southwest Studies Durango collection at Fort Lewis College, will...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Boy Scouts to hold food donation drive

The Great Southwest Council of the Boy Scouts of America will collect food donations for Durango Food Bank starting Saturday. Scouts will distribute empty food bags to homes. People that receive...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

LPEA to refund capital credits

La Plata Electric Association is seeking current or former members due to receive refunds. The co-op will publish the names of individuals and businesses with unclaimed capital credit money, known...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Kiwanis Club of Durango to hear about SoundTraxx

The Kiwanis Club of Durango will meet at noon Thursday at the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. Nancy Workman, co-owner of local electronics manufacturing business SoundTraxx,...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News