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CDOT completes projects north of Durango

Colorado Department of Transportation with Elam Construction completed a $661,000 roadwork project that started May 30 at three locations north of Durango – two on U.S. Highway 550 and one on...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Diane Mitsch Bush to visit Durango

A free reception with Colorado 3rd District Democratic nominee Diane Mitsch Bush will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the home of Dinah and Terry Swan, 16 Kennebec Drive. Mitsch Bush...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Saturday artist reception canceled in Mancos

The artist reception for Hilary Mockewich scheduled for Saturday in Mancos has been canceled. The event has been rescheduled for Sept. 29 and will be held during the last Grand Summer Nights event...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Drivers alerted of ‘Thirsty 13’ runners Saturday

The Thirsty 13 Half Marathon, the largest running event in the Durango area, will be held Saturday, and drivers are urged to use caution and be aware of race participants on the road. The race,...

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

Durango Roller Girls to offer ‘Derby 101’ introduction

Durango Roller Girls will sponsor a “Derby 101” event to recruit new skaters and referees from 6:45 to 9:30 p.m. Monday at Chapman Hill, 500 Florida Road. No experience is necessary and...

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

Rotary Club to hear from Durango Education Foundation

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. Diana Cruz, Durango Education Foundation executive director, will speak to the club. The foundation...

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

Good Food Collective to harvest fruit Friday

Good Food Collective will hold its second community glean, “Friday Fruit Glean Happy Hour,” from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday. The glean will harvest apples and pears from backyard fruit trees in...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cowboy Poetry parade turns 30 Oct. 6

The grand marshals for this year’s Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering Parade are Dave and Kay James, with Durango firefighters as special guests. This will be the 30th anniversary of the parade, which...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Kiwanis to hear from Rochester Hotel

The Kiwanis Club of Durango will meet at noon Thursday at the Rochester Hotel, 726 East Second Ave. Kirk and Laura Komick from the Rochester Hotel and Leland House will speak to the club. The...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Crow Canyon archaeologist to discuss 3D modeling and technology

Archaeologist Grant Coffey will give a presentation titled “Digitizing the Past: Recent 3D Modeling at Crow Canyon” about aerial drones and 3D technology at 7 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Crow Canyon...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Trails 2000 to work in Overend Mountain Park

Trails 2000 is seeking volunteers to help with trail work from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hidden Valley Trail in Overend Mountain Park. Volunteers will meet at the trail head, located at 915 Hidden...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

City to spray noxious weeds at Greenmount Cemetery

The city of Durango has contracted with Horizon Environmental Services to conduct noxious weed abatement Monday through Friday, with follow-up spot spraying to continue through August, at...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News