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Planning Commission to hold public hearing The Planning Commission may vote to continue or stop its review and consideration of the master plan at a public hearing at 6 p.m. Dec. 8 in the meeting...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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BLM seeks comments about Grandview center The Bureau of Land Management’s Tres Rios Field Office is seeking public comments for the environmental review of La Plata County’s application to acquire...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango cheerleaders represent

The Durango High School cheerleading squad placed first Saturday in the categories of Best Overall and Best Choreography at the Western Colorado Spirit Championship in Grand Junction. The team...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Volunteer bell ringers needed for December The red kettle holiday bell-ringing season has begun, and the Salvation Army is looking for volunteer bell ringers for the month of December.Two-hour...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Rotary club to meet Wednesday Durango’s Rotary clubs annually give dictionaries to all second-graders in the 9-R school system.The Daybreak Rotary Club will meet at 7 a.m. Wednesday to gift wrap...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Road work suspended on Red Mountain The Colorado Department of Transportation has suspended work for the winter on a project to reduce rockfall on U.S. Highway 550 on Red Mountain Pass south of...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Donation times set for Christmas charity The First United Methodist Church, 2917 Aspen Drive, will be collecting items for Operation Christmas Child from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Friday; from...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Habitat to hold workshop in Bayfield Habitat for Humanity will hold educational workshop“Habitat History and Philosophy” from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Lavenia McCoy Public Library, 395...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Energy policy talks to be held at FLC George Richardson, retired exploration geologist and one of the founders of the U.S. Energy Policy Coalition, will speak from 4:40 to 6 p.m. today in Chemistry...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Daybreak Rotary Club to meet Wednesday Public transportation available in Durango and surrounding communities will be the topic discussed by Amber Blake from the Durango Transit Center at the...

DATE: Nov. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Food drive to be held Monday through Friday The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is holding a food drive for the Durango Food Bank. Items can be dropped off from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Latino College Day to be held today Fort Lewis College will host its annual Latino College Day in conjunction with Skyhawk Saturday, a preview weekend for the college, from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m....

DATE: Nov. 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News