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CDOT Summer Blitz DUI enforcement period to start Friday

Most fatal crashes in Colorado occur during the three-month span between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The Colorado Department of Transportation will join forces with Colorado State Patrol and local...

DATE: June 13, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Car Seats Colorado offers tips for summer travelers

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that only one in four children is properly secured when riding in a vehicle, putting the majority at severe risk in the event of a crash. ...

DATE: June 13, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County residents can protest tax valuations

From June 15 to June 30, owners of taxable personal property – such as business furnishings, equipment, etc. – may challenge the La Plata County assessor’s valuation of that property. The value...

DATE: June 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

El Pomar Foundation awards grants to nonprofits in the Southwest region

Trustees of the El Pomar Foundation approved $98,000 in grants for 13 nonprofits in its Southwest region. These local organizations were awarded grants: Bayfield Early Education Programs Inc. –...

DATE: June 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County commissioner to hold office hours in Breen

La Plata County Commissioner Clyde Church will hold office hours from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Breen Community Center, 15300 Highway 140, in Hesperus. Church invites community members to meet...

DATE: June 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

CDOT to hold ribbon-cutting at 17th Street intersection

The Colorado Department of Transportation will host a ribbon-cutting at 1 p.m. Thursday at Fassbinder Park to celebrate the completion the Americans with Disabilities Act project at the corner of...

DATE: June 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado Parks and Wildlife offers river safety reminders

With river levels high, Colorado Parks and Wildlife offers safety tips for boaters: Always use a personal flotation device that is properly fitted and designed for whitewater boating or paddling...

DATE: June 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Superfund community advisory group seeks 2 new members

The Bonita Peak Community Advisory Group, a voluntary advisory committee to the Environmental Protection Agency for the Bonita Peak Mining District Superfund site, is seeking two new members. ...

DATE: June 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Disabled veterans property tax exemption deadline July 1

A property tax exemption is available for tax year 2019, affecting taxes payable in 2020 for 100% service-disabled veterans and surviving spouses of those who previously qualified. Veterans must...

DATE: June 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

BLM seeks input from public on transportation needs in San Juan County

The Bureau of Land Management Gunnison Field Office announced a 30-day public scoping period to initiate travel management planning efforts across about 50,000 acres in San Juan County. The town...

DATE: June 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Steamworks Half Marathon to take place Saturday

The Steamworks Half Marathon will be held from 7:15 to 10:45 a.m. Saturday. There will not be any road closures for the event. However, drivers should be aware that 300 runners will be on these...

DATE: June 5, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Construction to begin on new SkyRaider Trail

The city of Durango will partner with Trails 2000 to build a new trail in the SkyRidge open space to connect the Powerline Trail near Molas Drive to the top of Raider Ridge. Construction of the...

DATE: June 5, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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