Img ?1512216803

CLOSE TO HOME: RESPONDING TO SEXUAL ASSAULT IN OUR COMMUNITY

News

Durango library receives grant

The Durango Public Library recently announced that it received a $14,654 grant from the Colorado State Library through the State Grants to Libraries Act. Proceeds go to youth collections, with a...

DATE: Nov. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Kids to ‘sing with Santa’ for Black Friday

Community members can meet the “man in red” during the Black Friday shopping and singing with Santa event at 5:45 p.m. Friday, at the corner of Eighth Street and Main Avenue. The event will include...

DATE: Nov. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pine River Library to hold book, bake sale

The Friends of the Pine River Library District will hold its annual winter book and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 2 in the Community Room at Pine River Library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive, in...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Gem and Mineral Club to sell arts and crafts

Four Corners Gem and Mineral Club will hold its annual holiday arts and crafts sale from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at the clubhouse, 2351 Main Ave. The sale will feature handcrafted work by club...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Christian scientists to offer Thanksgiving service

A Thanksgiving church service will be offered at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Church of Christian Science, 1166 East Third Ave. The service will include readings of the presidential proclamation, the...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Repairs to limit traffic lanes Tuesday near Sonic

A contractor will repair a sewer service pipeline Tuesday at Sonic Drive-In, 240 East Eighth Ave., which will close a lane of traffic in both directions near the project area on East Eighth Avenue....

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Plant a tree as a gift for the forest this season

People who are seeking gift ideas or ways to give back this holiday season are encouraged to donate to the U.S. Forest Service Plant-a-Tree program to help reforest areas of the San Juan National...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snowdown Follies audition details released

Snowdown Follies chorus line auditions will be held at 12:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at the studio in the Smiley Building, 1309 East Third Ave., and cast auditions will be held at 6 p.m. Dec. 6 at the Henry...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snowdown Follies ticket drawing date set

The Snowdown Follies mail-in ticket drawing – for about 500 regular tickets – will be held at 9 a.m. Dec. 2. People who submit order forms by mail to P.O. Box 2342, Durango, CO 81302 before the...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Noel Night to feature Festival of Trees

Community Connections and Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad will kick off the 14th annual Festival of Trees from 1 to 6 p.m. during Noel Night, Dec. 1, at the railroad depot events center,...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Positions open on San Juan Basin Area Agency on Aging board

The La Plata County commissioners are seeking applicants to serve on the San Juan Basin Area Agency on Aging Committee. The AAA board addresses financial, operational and strategic issues, and it...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango rec center playground to close temporarily

The playground at the Durango Community Recreation Center will be closed Nov. 27 through Dec. 8 while crews build a shade structure over the facility. Some areas of the parking lot and sidewalk...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News