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Dolores River Festival to be held June 4 The eighth annual Dolores River Festival will be held June 4 in Joe Rowell Park in Dolores.Gates will open at 10 a.m. The festival is a celebration of the...

DATE: May 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Teen reading program to begin June 2 The Durango Public Library will kick off its 2011 Teen Summer Reading program from 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 2 with an after-hours party featuring the Hounds of Purg...

DATE: May 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Cortez library announces events The Cortez Public Library, 202 N. Park St. in Cortez, will hold these events: b The Summer Reading Program will begin on May 28. Reading logs may be picked up then....

DATE: May 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Buddhist retreat to hold open house Tara Mandala Buddhist Retreat Center will hold an open house beginning at 10 a.m. Sunday in Pagosa Springs.Participants will tour the new temple, and there will...

DATE: May 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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YoungLife to hold golf tournament YoungLife Durango will host its fifth annual golf tournament at noon Saturday at Hillcrest Golf Club in Durango. Registration includes 18 holes with a cart and...

DATE: May 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Roller skating season opens at Chapman Durango Parks and Recreation announces that the roller skating season opened May 16 at Chapman Hill Rink. To view a schedule, visit www.durangogov.org or pick...

DATE: May 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Fundraiser to be held for bike project A fundraiser for the Chapman Hill Bike Project will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Smiley Building Auditorium, 1309 East Third Ave.Zia Taqueria will...

DATE: May 16, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Residents reminded to recycle phone books The city of Durango and Directory Plus remind residents to recycle their old phone books. Directory Plus is delivering the 2011-2012 phone books. To...

DATE: May 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Local returns after deployment Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Levi J. Owens, a 1993 graduate of Dolores High School, recently returned from a six-month deployment in support of maritime security...

DATE: May 14, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Donations sought for local family Donations are being accepted for local single mother Rita Seay at the south City Market branch of Bank of Colorado, Ninth Street and Camino del Rio.Seay’s...

DATE: May 14, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Benefit for local family to be today A benefit dinner for the family of Shaniah Farmer will begin at 5 p.m. today at the Bayfield Elementary School, 551 E. Mustang Lane in Bayfield.The event is...

DATE: May 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Virgin Unite benefit to be held Saturday “Put on a WIG and WIG out” at Le Garage Blu, Blu’s annual fashion show and sale event, will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday at Ska Brewing Co., 225...

DATE: May 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News