News

Setting the spirit

DATE: Nov. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Park Elementary's principal addresses reports of strangers

Park Elementary Principal Scott Cooper said Friday that school officials are taking seriously recent reports ofchildren being approached by strangers. "I'm not going to let a kid get taken from...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Redesigning recycling

City of Durango officials, in a brief ceremony Friday, unveiled the new face of city-sponsored drop-off recycling. "Instead of the 24 containers we had here before, we now have eight," Assistant...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Jury convicts Ignacio resident

A jury on Friday convicted an Ignacio man of seven felonies, including sexual assault on a woman. Paul Stelzer showed little emotion as the jury foreman announced the guilty verdicts. He shook his...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

18-year-old avoids jail for fatal accident

An 18-year-old driver who struck and killed a Hermosa man in June was sentenced Friday to 200 hours of useful publicservice. In an emotional court hearing, Dawnelle Canaday broke down crying on...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Silverton to open weekdays earlier

Silverton Mountain announced Thursday that it will open during the middle of the week beginning in December. The skiarea said it's changing its schedule to offer skiing when Purgatory at Durango...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bonanza for bibliophiles

DATE: Nov. 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Steamworks cuts back

BAYFIELD - Steamworks Brewing Co. is phasing out its Bayfield plant, where about two-thirds of its production takesplace. "Our intent is to retrench in Durango, which will be done in phases,"...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Airport adds new pavement

Officials christened Durango-La Plata County Airport's new $19 million taxiway Thursday.The project was one of several the airport scrambled to complete before the holiday season. A gradient...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Jets to replace turboprops on local flights to Denver

Jets will replace turboprop airplanes on United Airlines' Durango-to-Denver route, an airport official saidThursday.United is phasing out Mesa Air as its regional carrier in favor of ExpressJet, a...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Child remains in critical condition after automobile accident near Oxford

A child injured in a car accident that killed his mother remained in critical condition Thursday. The family - mother Cassandra Yazzie-Hotchkiss and children Dante Hawkins, 6; Amada Hotchkiss, 8;...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Webb drops out of 59th District race

Republican Lew Webb has dropped out of the race to replace Ellen Roberts as state representative for the 59th Districtbecause local GOP party leaders deemed him too conservative, he said Wednesday....

DATE: Nov. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: