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Hardrockers event to be held in SilvertonSilverton will celebrate its annual Hardrockers’ Holidays celebration today through Sunday at Kendall Mountain Recreation Area.The adult competition will be...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Bayfield library to hold reception The Friends of the Pine River Public Library will host a reception for Laura Tretter, the new assistant director, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the Lavenia...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mesa Verde to waive park entrance feesMesa Verde National Park will waive entrance fees on Saturday and Sunday.The entrance fee waiver does not include other fees collected in advance or by...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Children’s author to give reading Carroll Pulis, author of the children’s book Lightning Reed – A Mighty Fine Steed, will read her book at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Cortez Public Library, 202 N....

DATE: Aug. 6, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Sen. Whitehead to visit Pagosa SpringsSen. Bruce Whitehead will attend the Archuleta County Fair 4-H Chuck Wagon Dinner and Junior Livestock Auction on Saturday at the Archuleta County Fairgrounds,...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Fire ban lifted in parts of the countyThe ban on fires has been lifted for all private land in the unincorporated areas of La Plata County south of U.S. Highway 160, excluding private land in...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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County Road 210 to be closed for workCounty Road 210 will be closed to the public from Monday through Aug. 20, from the east end at Camino del Rio (U.S. Highway 550/160) to County Road 141 (Wildcat...

DATE: July 31, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Birth Options Picnic today at rec centerThe first annual Birth Options Picnic will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the Durango Community Recreation Center. The event is free and open to the...

DATE: July 30, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango senior center an El Pomar finalistThe Durango La Plata Senior Center has been selected as a finalist for the 2010 El Pomar Foundation Awards for Excellence in the Seniors category. The...

DATE: July 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Natural-resource project proposals being acceptedProject proposals are now being accepted for natural-resource projects that benefit lands and resources of the San Juan National Forest and the...

DATE: July 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Chuck Wagon Cook-Off to be held July 31Serving for the seventh annual Chuck Wagon Cook-Off will be held at 5 p.m. July 31 at the La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave.Sponsored by the La...

DATE: July 24, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Fundraiser will benefit Mercy Health FoundationThe Anytime Walk, a fundraiser for the Mercy Health Foundation, will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Mercy Regional Medical Center. The...

DATE: July 23, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News