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Former locals make return for duo act

Four years ago, bluegrass virtuosos Travis Book and Anders Beck were the regular Monday night performers at the Diamond Belle Saloon. They performed as a duo, with Book on guitar and Beck on...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Visiting guitarist gets bad breaks

Life on the road for any musician can be a challenge, but Joe DeVita couldn't have imagined this when he left his hometown in search of a musical adventure."I decided to throw myself into the...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Enjoying first Gallery Walk of the season

Balmy weather, free wine and canapés, socializing and new art always will get people strolling along Main Avenue. Durango's first official Gallery Walk of the season May 8 was no exception.With the...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Backyard refineries are not without risk

EDMONDS, Wash. - Trying to live green and beat high gasoline prices, some enterprising Americans are turning cooking oil into biodiesel in their garages. Problem is, some of these do-it-yourselfers...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Reproductive health care is basic care

Reproductive health care is basic health care. Women's Health Week, celebrated in May, aims to remind women to make a healthful lifestyle a priority. Yet recent studies confirm the price women pay...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Protester gets probation for 2008 assault

A Pagosa Springs man who trespassed and assaulted a security guard at Planned Parenthood in Durango received probation Tuesday and was ordered to pay $2,874 in restitution.Before sentencing,...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Injured cyclist hospitalized

A Durango rider was rushed from the criterium course in an ambulance after taking a spill on Main Avenue early Sunday afternoon.Samuel Craven, 22, was competing in the men's 19-34 class when the...

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Veteran recalls flight to deliver surrender terms to Japanese

After a long and gruesome battle, Japan officially surrendered from World War II on Sept. 2, 1945. Hugh Sutton was pleased to play a historic role in making it happen."A small part, but I guess it...

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Vacancy rate, rent increase in Durango

Durango apartments had the sixth-highest rent in Colorado in a recent survey of rentals throughout the state.The average monthly rent in Durango was $829.31 during the first three months of 2009....

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local Briefs

Fire department to hold fundraiser yard sale Fort Lewis Mesa Fire Department will host its annual fundraiser yard sale beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday at the station, 164 County Road 130, just south...

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Speed racer

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

May 23 - May 24

Animal ControlSunday 1:56 p.m. A caller said her donkey was mired in the mud on Summer Lane.Saturday 7:56 p.m. A golden retriever tried to bite someone on a bicycle in the 100 block of Conejo...

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: News

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