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FLC joins partnership to promote health Fort Lewis College has joined the Partnership for a Healthier America, which offers guidelines and programming for nutrition and physical activity. This...

DATE: May 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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Durango Nature Studies offers campfire program Durango Nature Studies will explore the history and importance of storytelling Saturday evening at the Durango Nature Center. Anthony Reinert will...

DATE: May 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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Fire mitigation work set for Hay Gulch area Several organizations will work together Saturday in the Hay Gulch area to prepare for the upcoming wildfire season. The Vista de Oro Property Owners...

DATE: May 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Health Briefs

Free dental clinics offered in May Free dental clinics for La Plata County students will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the school-based health centers May 17 at Durango High School and May 26...

DATE: May 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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Tour of Fort Lewis herbarium offered Ross McCauley, professor of biology at Fort Lewis College, will lead a tour of the college’s herbarium from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. McCauley will also...

DATE: April 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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Projects planned for wildfire mitigation National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day will be held May 7. The National Fire Protection Association selected 125 communities to receive $500 project...

DATE: March 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Health Briefs

Cardiovascular health to be discussed San Juan Basin Health Department’s Promoter Program will present “Cholesterol – Good or Bad?” from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. April 8 at the Durango Community...

DATE: March 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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Pediatric office wins green business award Pediatric Associates of Durango is the recipient of the 2015 Green Business Leadership Award. The selection committee chose the medical practice for...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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Free prediabetes education available People with prediabetes are invited to attend a free class taught by Sheena Carswell and Marge Morris from 9 to 11 a.m. March 4 in Suite 140 of the medical...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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Heart Safe La Plata announces classes Heart Safe La Plata, a local nonprofit organization, will offer a CPR Pro class from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursday at Durango Fire & Rescue Station 1, 142 Sheppard...

DATE: July 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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Hermosa Creek field trips available The San Juan National Forest Columbine Ranger District is hosting public field trips to the Hermosa Special Management Area to allow participants to explore...

DATE: July 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life