March 4, 2013

100 years ago: “Frank Underhill, who resides in block 55, entered a complaint that an adjoining property owner, George Barnett, had been so slow in arranging for sewer connections for his property...

March 3, 2013

100 years ago: “It is rumored that Woodrow Wilson will not give an inaugural ball at the White House March 4, so we will stay at home and give one of our own at Red Men Hall on that date. Tickets...

March 2, 2013

100 years ago: “Miss Elizabeth Hawkey, a very attractive little lady, arrived from the East last night to take charge of the millinery department at Stein’s.”75 years ago: “U.S. Highway 550,...

March 1, 2013

100 years ago: “The fire department was called out shortly after two this morning to extinguish a blaze in the building on the north side known as the old corner grocery. The loss is estimated at...

Feb. 28, 2013

100 years ago: “Weather observer Bailey’s report shows that during February eight clear days, 10 partly clear and 10 cloudy days were Durango’s portion. The highest temperature for this period was...

Feb. 27, 2013

50 years ago: “Vanadium Corporation of America’s Durango uranium milling plant and its concentrator plant at Naturita will be closed soon after March 1. ... Affected by the shutdown will be about...

Feb. 26, 2013

100 years ago: “Judging by the large express shipments, the patrons of the company have perfect faith the D. & R. G. can cope with any blockades that are scheduled our way.”75 years ago: “Fire...