Herald Staff Report

Demons swing a tie for 3rd

After a first-round 226 team victory, the Durango Demons' boys golf team followed up with a third-place 231 for a two-day best average of 228.5 strokes."Of course, there goes my undefeated season,...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Wells wins short track

In between pedaling peaks on the World Cup mountain biking circuit, Todd Wells claimed a U.S. Cup Pro Cross Country Tour short track championship.Wells, a former Fort Lewis College cyclist,...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Hermosa wildfire contained to 1.5 acres

A small fire that ignited three miles north of Hermosa in the San Juan National Forest has been contained.The lightning-caused wildfire burned 1.5 acres in steep terrain - downsized from the 3...

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

Demons tee off with team win

Poor Kirk Rawles.The rookie Durango High School boys golf head coach has a messy dilemma on his hands:How on earth can he select just five players from this year's group?Twenty-four tried out for...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

'The Lung' charges to 2nd

Over 7.6 miles and 4,650 feet of elevation - an average grade of 12 percent - age is just another number.At least it is for Durango cyclist Ned Overend, 53, who finished just 16 seconds behind...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2009 | CATEGORY: Sports

FLC coach finishes third

Behind every bike racing record, there's a plan.And some powerful, tactical pedal power.A pair of Durango cyclists pushed the pedals in support of Lance Armstrong on Saturday at the Leadville Trail...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

'Animal' has height, Guereca has health

Ignacio boxer Elco Garcia will try to use his height - 5-foot-11 - to his advantage by preventing the 5-foot-6 Bernardo Guereca from getting within reach in their light middleweight bout tonight at...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: Sports

Bresnan Internet, telephone service experiences outages

Internet users throughout Colorado, Montana and Wyoming faced "significant outages" Thursday night and Friday morning as Bresnan Communications service went down.Service for Bresnan's Internet and...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Obama tells town hall meeting attendees reform is critical

More than 1,600 people packed Warrior Stadium at Central High School in Grand Junction to hear President Barack Obama speak and takequestions from the audience about health care. ...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pension officials to hold meeting

Public employees and retirees will have a chance Wednesday to share their thoughts about the state's troubled pension plan.Officials from the Public Employees Retirement Association have scheduled...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

'Red Fire' burns 5 acres

Herald Staff ReportU.S. Forest Service crews were monitoring a small wildfire Wednesday that started in an area burned by the Missionary Ridge Fire in 2002.The new fire, called the Red Fire, is...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

D-Bats silence Thunder

From one Dallas to the next, Texas proved to be too big a challenge for the Four Corners Thunder.For the second consecutive night, a Dallas-area team defeated the Durango-based Connie Mack World...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: Sports

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