Durango #MeToo March and Rally speakers share text of their speeches

More than 300 people gathered in Buckley Park on Saturday morning as part of the first Durango #MeToo March and Rally to speak out against sexual assault. Retired Navy Capt. Gail Harris introduced...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango, La Plata County announce Presidents Day schedules

The city of Durango and La Plata County announce closures and schedule changes for Presidents Day on Monday: All La Plata County offices will be closed Monday. Durango City Hall, River City Hall,...

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

La Plata County Assessor gives personal property tax reminder

Those who own, possess or control taxable personal property in La Plata County valued more than $7,400 on Jan. 1 are required to report the property to the La Plata County assessor by April 15....

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Durango Nordic Ski Club to send three to Junior Nationals at Soldier Hollow

A pair of Durango boys will get a chance to race each other at the national championships, while one Durango girl will gladly accept an alternate spot to get her chance to race at the biggest event...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 7 hours ago | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Avalanche work planned for Red Mountain Pass

The Colorado Department of Transportation will conduct avalanche mitigation work on U.S. Highway 550 on Red Mountain Pass on Wednesday. Motorists traveling over Red Mountain Pass, between Silverton...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fort Lewis College softball leaves Utah with a bang

Fort Lewis College tripled its season win total in a hurry during the final day of the Dixie State tournament Saturday in St. George, Utah. FLC (3-7) picked up a pair of wins behind power hitting,...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

El Moro Spirits and Tavern hosts Valentine’s CRAFT

To celebrate Valentine’s Day on Wednesday, El Moro Spirits and Tavern will host a CRAFT food and cocktail pairing event, from 7 to 9 p.m. El Moro is partnering with Steamworks Brewing Co. and...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Durango Nordic Ski Club strong in Steamboat with one to go

Only one competition remains before the Rocky Mountain Nordic Junior National Team will be announced, and plenty of Durango sliders have put themselves in position for nomination after a recent...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Durango High School girls swim and dive to fifth at regionals

The girls swim and dive team of Durango High School was shorthanded during the Southwest League Championships last weekend but got some of its best performances of the year to help the Demons to a...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Coroner: Owner of Durango Rafting Co. died from enlarged heart

The owner of a rafting company who was found dead last month died from an enlarged heart with a secondary diagnosis of micronodular cirrhosis of the liver, according to an autopsy report released...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Traffic fatalities up in La Plata County, Colorado in 2017

Fatalities on La Plata County’s roads increased the last three years, according to statistics released by the Colorado Department of Transportation. Fatalities across the state are also up. In...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

DAC launches free winter lecture series

The Durango Art Center’s free winter art lecture series will begin Tuesday with a new format, time and approach. After last winter’s “Art in Context” series, Judith Reynolds and Katherine Burgess...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment