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Snow removal a hot service in cold times

Snow-removal businesses are reporting brisk interest after winter storms dropped 34 inches of snow in Durango duringJanuary. Residents have been calling to have roofs shoveled off and driveways...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Water district allows homeowners to opt out

The La Plata-Archuleta Water District has mailed a letter to about 1,500 households in southeastern La Plata County,giving them an opportunity to opt out of a proposed drinking-water system.“This...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Roberts' measure targets insurance requirements

DENVER - State Rep. Ellen Roberts isn't trying to pick on anyone with her health-insurance bill this year, shesaid.But critics have targeted Roberts' bill for an early death.It faces long odds...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Risky pottery

DATE: Feb. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango over budget for removing snow

A damaged snowblower and “uncooperative weather" have driven snow-removal costs this year in Durango well past what wasbudgeted, City Manager Ron LeBlanc told the City Council at Tuesday's meeting....

DATE: Feb. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Residents question well rules

When it comes to questions about water and gas wells, the answers are clear as mud. State water officials were at Bayfield High School on Tuesday evening to provide information about a water case ...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Unsure ungulate

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango may ease fire district cuts

The Durango City Council is scheduled to vote today to approve a payment plan for $177,000 the city was prepared toshort the local fire authority in last year's round of budget cuts.The Amended and...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Discovery to launch in October

The countdown is on, say the minds behind Discovery Museum at the Powerhouse. After years and years of planning, they have scheduled a grand opening for October of this year. Haz Said, director...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

New year brings new marshal in Bayfield

BAYFIELD - Bayfield Marshal Chris Choate said he supports a “common-sense" approach to law enforcement, wherebydeputies perform thorough investigations, decide when police involvement is necessary...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Federal Reserve banker says jobs on the way

DENVER - The economy could start adding jobs as soon as this month, one of the country's top bankers told Coloradolegislators Monday.“Our economy is healing. It's healing slowly, but, in my mind,...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Senate passes pension reform

DENVER - The Senate passed its first two major bills of the year Monday, revamping Colorado's public pension plan andregulating medical marijuana doctors. Teachers and government workers would pay...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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