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EPA proposes 40 actions on about 30 mine sites near Silverton

The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing 40 early actions on about 30 mining sites over the next five years as the agency continues long-term investigations on the best way to improve water...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Ignacio FFA to host Rocky Mountain Oyster and Catfish Fry

Ignacio FFA (Future Farmers of America) Chapter will present the biannual Rocky Mountain Oyster and Catfish Fry and Dance 5:30 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, at Spring Creek Grange Hall, 7814...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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RV Resort north of Purgatory nears approval

Public meetings in May could be the last hurdles before construction starts on a proposed 157-lot luxury RV Park on 54-acres along the east side of U.S. Highway 550, just north of Purgatory Resort....

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Snowdown dumps ‘Still Sporty at Forty’ theme, selects new one for 2018

Carver Brewing waitress Alora Lind is not in a habit of helping customers make important life decisions – she recommends the Irish Stout and the Big Bike Double IPA for beers – but when the...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Silverton votes to retain, tweak existing ATV rules

Residents in Silverton on Tuesday voted to retain existing ATV rules within town limits, allowing Town Council to tweak the ordinance to address concerns raised over the last few months. In...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Downtown Durango businesses, concerned residents weigh in on panhandling

Business people and concerned residents brainstormed ideas to address panhandling at a packed meeting Tuesday at the Durango Public Library. The Business Improvement District , Durango Chamber of...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango Fire Department reminds residents of burning regulations

As the yard and property spring-cleaning season continues, Durango Fire Protection District reminds residents that open burns within the city limits are prohibited and approved permits are required...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango parent petition focuses on Santa Rita Park safety

Concerned parent Janae Roithmayr wants to make Santa Rita Park safer, especially for some of the smallest visitors. She is circulating a petition for an unobtrusive fence around the play area and...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: Blowin’ in the wind

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photos: Tidying up

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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New gas drilling technology could open inaccessible land in HDs

An area east of Bayfield could be a testing ground for an innovative technology developed by BP American Production Company that holds the possibility of opening previously inaccessible areas to...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News