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Town of Bayfield wants to publish legal notices on town website only

The town of Bayfield has two ballot questions, 2D and 2E, that will ask voters in November’s election to approve publishing the town’s legal notices on the town’s website instead of in the Pine...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 1 hour ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Dog dies in house fire southeast of Durango

A dog died in a house fire Wednesday night at the corner of county roads 301 and 304, southeast of Durango near Pastorius Reservoir, fire officials said. Fire crews responded to the scene around...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 58 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Five obstacles for Native voters in the November midterms

In November, voters will see a record number of Native American candidates on the ballot running for all areas of government; state legislatures, governorships and Congressional seats. Today, just...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

City expands program to distribute bear-resistant garbage cans

The city of Durango is planning to spend $175,000 next year to purchase 600 bear-resistant trash cans for city residents, a step toward making the city less attractive to hungry bears and reducing...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio cemetery district requesting mill levy increase

For the first time that anyone can remember, the Ignacio, Allison, Oxford Cemetery District is requesting a mill levy increase. If approved by voters in the district, Ballot Issue 6D would increase...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango, La Plata County home prices rise; number of units sold drops in 3rd quarter

The number of home sales lagged slightly but median prices continued to rise across most of Durango and La Plata County, according to third quarter sales data released Wednesday from the Durango...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Democrat gains traction in Colorado’s 3rd District congressional race

Democrat Diane Mitsch Bush appears to be gaining traction in her bid to unseat Republican U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton in Colorado’s sprawling 3rd Congressional District. The national election forecast...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Durango drafts new sign code rules to be ‘content neutral’

The city of Durango has drafted a new sign code that allows businesses and residents to keep temporary signs up for an unlimited amount of time, regardless of their content. In other words, your...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Climber who fell north of Durango is identified

A 19-year-old Fort Lewis College student who fell while climbing Saturday at Transfer Park north of Lemon Reservoir, suffering critical injuries, is likely to make a full recovery, his family said...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Arapahoe Basin, Loveland ski areas set to open

DENVER – Ski season is ramping up in Colorado. Arapahoe Basin Ski Area plans to open for the season Friday and Loveland Ski Area will follow on Saturday. Arapahoe Basin is often one of the first...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Poll: Polis maintains lead over Stapleton in Colorado governor’s race

Jared Polis holds a lead of seven percentage points over Walker Stapleton in Colorado’s race for governor, according to pollsters who found the same margin in late September. The poll, by...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Farmers Market Profile: Peacetree Organix sells produce, helps you grow your own

Durango’s Peacetree Organix offers landscaping services, but at the Durango Farmers Market, it is mostly known for its fresh produce and plants from its nursery. “We sell vegetable transplants in...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

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