Search For
Show me
Category Name
Sort by
No search query provided. Showing recent articles.

Local singer to perform, releases CD

I'd like to think most musicians obsess over their craft. Some musicians write and play music out of a love of the hobby; others study music in school, arguably one of the more challenging...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2009 | COLUMN: Downtown Lowdown

No spike in Four Corners poaching

Wildlife officials report no noticeable spike in poaching activity in the greater Four Corners of late.While the declining economy has triggered a flurry of illegal hunting and fishing in coastal...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

January 21 - 22

Durango Police Thursday8:52 a.m. A man's car was broken into overnight in the 100 block of Alamo Drive.9:42 a.m. A woman's tires were slashed overnight in the 2800 block of Main Avenue.11:06 a.m. A...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: News

Snowdown prelude

Snowdown's all about Da Nile this year, but Karyn Gabaldon and three other artists have jumped into the seasonal fray with a show of landscape paintings and pastels, most of which deal with rivers...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Love of mushing

ECHO BASIN - One hour to race time and Roger Vincent has already been given the go-ahead by the veterinarian.Known to his friends as "Rodeo," Vincent and his kennel partner, Charlotte Mooney, both...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

BLM delays most gas leases in county

The Bureau of Land Management is taking off the auction block much of the land in La Plata County it planned to lease Feb. 12 for gas and oil development. The agency this week decided it would not...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tech time

Durango-La Plata County Airport recently got an upgrade that should increase scrutiny and shorten wait times.The Transportation Security Administration has provided funding for the installation of...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

City council looks to combine advisory boards

The Durango City Council may consolidate several of the city's 19 volunteer boards and commissions in a move councilors unanimously believe will be more efficient and ease the workload of the city...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Time nears to fill Lake Nighthorse

The first phase of the Animas-La Plata Project - a settlement of Native American water-right claims - is over, and starting March 1, the federal agency in charge is concentrating on filling the...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield asks S. Utes for patience

The town of Bayfield on Wednesday responded in writing to a complaint the Southern Ute Indian Tribe made in regard to the town's Gem Village wastewater treatment plant releasing unacceptable levels...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Jeanne Weston

Longtime Durango resident Jeanne Weston died from complications of a prolonged illness at Mercy Regional Medical Center on Monday, Jan. 19, 2009. She was 81.Mrs. Weston was born to Russell and...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

State agency holds Idaho mine meeting

Officials from the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining & Safety met with concerned residents and county officials Wednesday at an informal review meeting about a California company's...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News