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Afghanistan lecture to be held Thursday The Life-Long Learning Lecture Series at Fort Lewis College will present the final lecture of the semester called “A Journey Across Afghanistan” by Dr....

DATE: April 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Fundraiser to benefit Pine River Seniors The Pine River Seniors will host a “Spring Kick-Off Chili Dinner Fundraiser” from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Pine River Senior Center, 111 South West Street,...

DATE: April 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Cowboy Luau fundraiser to be held Saturday The sixth annual Cowboy Luau will be held Saturday at the Billy Goat Saloon in Gem Village. Festivities will begin at 6 p.m. There will be a silent...

DATE: April 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Fairgrounds to hold tack sale on Saturday The Four Corners Back Country Horsemen will hold its annual Tack & Equipment Consignment Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the La Plata County...

DATE: April 7, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Humane Society to launch kids’ camp The La Plata County Humane Society will offer its first Karing Kids for K-9s Kamp from Monday through Thursday. Twelve kids will be involved with hands-on...

DATE: April 6, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Fire chiefs suspend open burning Dry conditions in La Plata County have prompted local fire chiefs to suspend open burning through 6 a.m. Saturday.The county has received 2.39 inches of moisture...

DATE: April 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Bridge work begins near DoubleTree Maintenance work has started on four-lane bridge on U.S. Highway 160, just west of the U.S. Highway 550 junction near the DoubleTree Hotel. Work hours are from 7...

DATE: April 4, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Easter egg hunt to be held Saturday A community Easter egg hunt will be held from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road. There also will be games and crafts....

DATE: April 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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DHS Student Council to hold service day Durango High School Student Council will host the first Big Event Durango from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 5.The event will be a day of service and giving back to...

DATE: April 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Free picnic to take place Sundays Free food will be served from noon to 2 p.m. every Sunday in Iris Park located directly behind Back Country Experience and the Durango Fire Station.This will be a...

DATE: March 31, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Traffic safety event to be held today A free Rural Traffic Safety event will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Pine River Valley Bank parking lot located on the corner of 17th Street and...

DATE: March 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Bayfield library to show Harry Potter film The Lavenia McCoy Public Library will show the film “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the library meeting room, 395...

DATE: March 29, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News