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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

Durango Arts Center to host ‘Vagina Monologues’

Three showings of the “Vagina Monologues” will be held Feb. 16-17 at Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave. The “Vagina Monologues” were created by Eve Ensler, a feminist who interviewed women...

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

Knights of Columbus to host sweetheart dance

The Durango council of the Knights of Columbus will hold its annual sweetheart dance from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday in the gymnasium at the St. Columba School, 1801 East Third Ave. An Italian dinner...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Legal resources to be offered at fairgrounds

The Access to Justice Committee, with the Southwest Colorado Bar Association and the Southwest Bar Volunteer Legal Aid/Colorado Legal Services, will sponsor a free legal resource fair from 4 to 6...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County residents can submit theme ideas for fair

The La Plata County Fair Board is now accepting theme ideas from community members for the 2018 La Plata County Fair. Themes or slogans should be limited to 10 words or less and reflect the family...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News