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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

Dan Snowberger to speak at Kiwanis meeting

The Kiwanis Club of Durango will meet at noon Thursday at the Rochester Hotel, 726 East Second Ave. Dan Snowberger, Durango School District 9-R superintendent, will speak to the club. The meeting...

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

Recycle Center to close Sept. 8-10

The city of Durango announced the Recycle Center will be closed Sept. 8-10 for maintenance and repair work and will reopen Sept. 11. Recyclables will not be accepted at the drop-off area while the...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

City to spray noxious weeds in Durango

The city of Durango has contracted with Horizon Environmental Services to conduct noxious weed abatement Thursday through Monday in the parking lot at 1917 East Third Ave. and Oxbow Park and...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

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