Herald Staff Report

Have you been keeping up with local headlines? Test your knowledge in Quiz No. 40

About 60 people participated in last week’s quiz. Participants scored highest on a question about Crow Canyon, with 97% of respondents correctly answering, “Activism.” Participants scored lowest...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Debate will discuss popular vote vs. Electoral College

The Steamboat Institute will host a Western Slope Debate Tour on the national popular vote vs. the Electoral College from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 10 in room 130 of the Chemistry Hall at Fort Lewis...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango to begin Fall Cleanup to begin Monday

The city of Durango will conduct its Fall Cleanup from Monday through Nov. 1. City crews will be moving through residential neighborhoods picking up these materials: Tree trimmings and branches...

DATE: Oct. 3, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cleanup planned for homeless camp west of downtown Durango

Local organizers want help from volunteers Oct. 13 to pick up trash left by homeless campers west of downtown Durango. Organizers say they need help from at least 20 people from 1 to 5 p.m. Anyone...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

St. Francis Day Blessing of the Animals to be held Sunday

The St. Francis Day Blessing of the Animals will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, in Rotary Park, 1565 East Second Ave. The blessing of the animals will take place from 10 to 11:15...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Religion

Have you been keeping up with local headlines? Test your knowledge in Quiz No. 39

About 85 people participated in last week’s quiz. Participants scored highest on a question about mining in La Plata Canyon, with 86% of respondents correctly answering, “Advanced scanning...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

ACLU presents The Durango Herald with media award

The American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado has presented The Durango Herald with an award for its opinion writing and unabashed coverage of controversial issues, including homelessness. The...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

High Bridge project reduces traffic to one lane in each direction

Traffic will be decreased to one lane in each direction for the remainder of the year on the High Bridge on South Camino del Rio, just north of the Walmart in Durango. Drivers will experience...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Life-Long Learning Lecture Series to host talk about Silk Roads

The Life-Long Learning Lecture Series at Fort Lewis College will present “The Silk Roads Resurrected” at 7 p.m. Thursday in Room 130 of Noble Hall. Originating in Xi’an, China, about 2,000 years...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

3-vehicle crash closes U.S. Highway 160 briefly Tuesday

U.S. Highway 160 reopened after a three-car crash 3 miles east of Elmore’s Corner, according to the Colorado State Patrol. The crash occurred about 4:15 p.m. Tuesday near mile marker 94, said Lisa...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Diaries to host session on alternative medicine

Durango Diaries, the biweekly storyteller series hosted by The Durango Herald , is back Wednesday, as three local health care practitioners share stories about alternative medicine. The event will...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Have you been keeping up with local headlines? Test your knowledge in Quiz No. 38

About 105 people participated in last week’s quiz. Participants scored highest on a question about SCAPE startups, with 91% of respondents correctly answering, “Mentors.” Participants scored...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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