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Ditch work to be conducted at Crestview

The city of Durango will conduct maintenance Tuesday, weather permitting, on a ditch in the Crestview neighborhood in west Durango. A section of Crestview Trail, from the trail head to its...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sheep Days to be held Tuesday

The 20th annual Sheep Days celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday at a sheep camp east of Engineer Pass on Alpine Loop, north of Silverton. Sheep herders will open the camp to...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Garden Club to discuss flower farming

The Garden Club of Durango will meet at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave., and carpool to Passion Flower Farm in north Durango to view a...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango/La Plata Senior Center to sponsor driving course

AARP Driver Safety will offer a driving course from noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 22 at Durango/La Plata Senior Center, 2424 Main Ave. The refresher course, which is sponsored by the senior center and AARP,...

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

Disability information will be offered Monday, Tuesday

Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition will hold two informational events: one from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave.; and another from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at...

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

Rotary Club of Durango to meet

The Rotary Club of Durango will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. Dennis O’Brien, a Rotary Club member, chiropractor and part-time Durango resident, will speak...

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

Tuesday marks 35th National Night Out

The 35th National Night Out, an annual event that celebrates community safety, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Buckley Park, 1250 Main Ave. The event is free, open to all and provides a...

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

City of Durango to close part of Buckley Park

The city of Durango, after crews applied turf fertilizer in Buckley Park, 1250 Main Ave., announced the fertilized area will be closed to the public through Aug. 24 for turf rehabilitation. The...

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

Stroke support group to meet Thursday

The Durango Stroke Support Group will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at Southwest Center for Independence, 3473 Main Ave. The meeting is free and open to people and loved ones affected by...

DATE: July 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Nonprofits affected by 416 Fire can apply for disaster funds

Southwest Colorado Disaster Assistance announced that Durango and Silverton nonprofits impacted by the 416 Fire can apply through Aug. 30 to receive grants from its Community Emergency Relief Fund....

DATE: July 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Strater to host 1960s-style dinner

La Plata County Historical Society and the Animas Museum will hold a “Culinary Heritage Dinner” at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 25 at the Strater Hotel, 699 Main Ave. The theme for this year’s dinner is...

DATE: July 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

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