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Utility repair to occur on Florida Road

Excavation contractor S&S Construction will conduct a utility service repair from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday at 1490 Florida Road (County Road 240). Roads will remain open, with westbound traffic...

DATE: Sept. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

City of Durango to replace water mains

City of Durango crews will start a planned infrastructure improvement project Tuesday to replace water mains at three locations. Waterlines will be replaced at: West Park Avenue, from 17th Street...

DATE: Sept. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Test drive an electric car on Saturday

Four Corners Office for Resource Efficiency and Durango Electric Vehicle Enthusiasts will partner to hold a “National Drive Electric Week” event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at La Plata County...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Art, wine to support Wolfwood Refuge

A wine and art event and fundraiser for Wolfwood Refuge will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Four Leaves Winery, 528 Main Ave. The event will feature specialty-labeled wines and a preview of art...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sobriety checkpoint in effect for Labor Day

La Plata County Sheriff’s Office and Colorado State Patrol will operate a sobriety checkpoint to keep impaired drivers off county roads on Labor Day. The checkpoint will be in effect from 4 p.m....

DATE: Aug. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Police Department to hold meeting about body cameras

The Durango Police Department will hold a town hall meeting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Peaks Room at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. Police Chief Kamran Afzal and Cmdr. Ray...

DATE: Aug. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

City of Durango to conduct turf fertilization

The city of Durango will apply turf fertilization at various locations in Durango, including: Tuesday at turf areas in Santa Rita Park, 149 S. Camino del Rio. Wednesday at Historic Tram Park, 307...

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

Bayfield to celebrate family heritage

A celebration of local sheep culture will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Sept. 7 at Pine River Library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive, in Bayfield, as part of the town’s Family Heritage Days celebration,...

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

Nonprofits can apply for grants through Sunday

United Way of Southwest Colorado invites nonprofits to apply for human services grant funding, provided by the 2019 city of Durango budget, through Sunday. United Way manages the grant process for...

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

La Plata County is ‘On the Road’ Wednesday

The La Plata County Board of County Commissioners, as part of its “On the Road” series, will hold a community meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Florida Grange, 656 Highway 172. The public is invited...

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

Memorial for Rosa Sabido’s mother to be Saturday

A memorial Mass and service for Blanca Esthela Valdivia Baldo, the late mother of Rosa Sabido, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Mancos United Methodist Church, 470 Grand Ave., in Mancos....

DATE: Aug. 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tractor Supply seeking farmers market vendors

Area growers, craftspeople and artisans are invited to showcase their homegrown or homemade goods at a fall farmers market Sept. 22 at Tractor Supply Co., 1175 Dominguez Drive. Outside the...

DATE: Aug. 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News