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Community to give thanks for 416 Fire relief

The Bank of the San Juans and Durango Land and Homes will hold a party to say “thank you” to firefighters and those who protected homes, families, natural resources and animals during the 416 Fire....

DATE: July 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Wolfwood to visit Vallecito

Staff members and wolves from Wolfwood Refuge will visit and interact with community members from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Five Branches Campground, 4677 County Road 501A, in Vallecito....

DATE: July 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Democrats announce August luncheon

A group of local Democrats, The Club – La Plata Dems on the Move, will hold its August luncheon from noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 7 at the DoubleTree Hotel, 501 Camino del Rio. Danny Quinlan, executive...

DATE: July 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fort Lewis College panel the hear investment update

The Investment Advisory Committee of the Fort Lewis College Board of Trustees will hold a teleconference meeting at 2 p.m. Tuesday. The meeting will be held in Room 230 of the Education-Business...

DATE: July 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Trails 2000 to work in Three Springs

Trails 2000 is seeking volunteers to help with trail work from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday and Aug. 4 and from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 8 at Spur Line Trail in Three Springs. Volunteers will meet at the Spur...

DATE: July 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango to spray noxious weeds

The city of Durango contracted with Horizon Environmental Services to conduct noxious weed abatement through Aug. 3 at open spaces and parks. Locations include: Cundiff Park, 360 South Camino del...

DATE: July 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rotary Club of Durango to meet Tuesday

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. Brent Shoradt, executive director of San Juan Mountains Association, will speak to the club about the...

DATE: July 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield, Mancos, Cortez farms offering tours

Free tours of vegetable production farms will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at locations in Bayfield, Mancos and Cortez. Beginning farmers and those interested are encouraged to...

DATE: July 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Front hill to Fort Lewis College closing Thursday

The front hill on East Eighth Avenue that provides access to Fort Lewis College will be closed for maintenance from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday. Crews will conduct roadwork on East Eighth Avenue...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Animas Museum to open exhibit, program

A classroom exhibit, “Schools: Heart of the Community,” will open and a program, “Four Decades of Preserving History,” will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Animas Museum, 3065 West Second Ave....

DATE: July 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Kiwanis to hear from Southwest Studies director

The Kiwanis Club of Durango will meet at noon Thursday at the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. Shelby Tisdale director of the Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College,...

DATE: July 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fort Lewis College lecture series to continue Wednesday

Marietta Eaton, botanist and manager of the Canyons of the Ancients visitor center and museum in Dolores, will give a presentation titled “Alice Eastwood: Pioneer Botanist in the Four Corners” at...

DATE: July 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News