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Durango Balloon Co. to participate in annual Snowdown parade

Bear Tomlinson, a Durango resident and Fort Lewis College marketing graduate from Honolulu, Hawaii, with his wife, Emma, recently started a business, Durango Balloon Co., which will be featured in...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

FLC to host job fair

The Fort Lewis College spring job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday in the Student Union Ballroom, 1000 Rim Drive. The event is free and open to all FLC students. For more...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Public Library to host family Snowdown

Adolescents and teens are invited to raid craft supplies to make “formal” accessories for this year’s Snowdown celebration from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Directory Plus searching for anniversary photo

Directory Plus, the only locally-owned and operated directory business in the area, is seeking a local photograph from a local photographer for its 35th-year anniversary cover page. Submissions are...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

FLC professor to celebrate publishing 40 books before turning 40

Anthony Nocella, a Fort Lewis College sociology professor, will hold his “40 by 40” celebration for his achievement of publishing 40 books by his 40th birthday from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in Room...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Stroke Support Group to meet

Durango Stroke Support Group will hold a meeting for stroke survivors and caregivers at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Southwest Center for Independence, 3473 Main Ave. For more information, call or email...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Lutheran Church to hold internet safety talk

A retired, local Homeland Security agent will give a presentation about internet safety and awareness at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday in the community hall at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fort Lewis College to hold District Elks Hoop Shoot

The District Elks Hoop Shoot Contest will held at 6 p.m. Saturday in Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College after the Skyhawks men’s and women’s basketball games. Boys and girls from Durango,...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snowdown parade float entry deadline extended

The deadline to submit entry forms for floats in the annual Snowdown Light Parade has been extended to Wednesday. The light parade will start with a single firework at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, on...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Historian to share new details on book about police department

Sharon Greve, a local historian, will review her book, Beyond the Badge, at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Animas Museum, 3065 West Second Ave. The book gives a comprehensive history of the Durango Police...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snowdown Light Parade float entries due Friday

The deadline to submit entry forms for floats in the annual Snowdown Light Parade is Friday. The light parade will be held at 6 p.m. Feb. 2 on Main Avenue. Entry forms can be submitted online or...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

LPEA adds subcommittee for long-term strategy

The La Plata Electric Association Board of Directors, during a Jan. 17 meeting, approved the addition of a Long-Term Strategies Committee, which will review energy demands, define the energy...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News