Josh Stephenson

Position: Web and Multimedia Editor

Email: jstephenson@durangoherald.com

Phone Number: 970-375-4571

About: Josh Stephenson has managed multimedia for the Durango Herald since 2007. He worked in the United States, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Peru and Bolivia before ... coming to the Herald. A native New Mexican, he spent six years as a staff photographer at the Albuquerque Journal before freelancing in Latin America. His photography has won numerous awards and has been published in National Geographic, Newsweek, USNews & World Report, USA Today, New York Times, Los Angeles Times and Maxim International, among other newspapers and magazines around the world.

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Iron Horse makes room for all

Without a train to race or a full course to ride, cyclists in the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic took off Saturday morning from a new starting location and under surprisingly mild weather on their way...

DATE: May 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Smoke leads to bank evacuation

DATE: May 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

West Fork fires caught in time-lapse video

While residents of southwest Colorado dealt with road closures and smoke from the West Fork fires complex, Mesquite, Texas cinematographer Matt Johnson captured the fires with time-lapse...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

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A special dance for local students

When Durango High School occupational therapist Robyn Kellogg wanted special needs students to experience some of the high school rituals they normally miss, a small group of students ran with the...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Taste of late summer is sweet and fleeting

With summer comes yearnings for fresh Colorado produce, and with the Palisade Peach Festival taking place this weekend, a number of roadside stands are providing produce at its peak.MLS Fruit and...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Firefighters burn Dalla Park slash piles

Recently fallen snow and afternoon gusts made Tuesday’s conditions perfect for Scott Dehnisch and others from the Columbine Ranger District, along with a group of San Juan Interagency Hotshot Crew...

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mud in your eye

Perhaps too afraid to open his mouth, Needham Elementary School Principal Pete Harter was silent as the dirt, mud and manure piled up on his head and ran down his face. The more than 300 students...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Want to be a guinea pig?

Screams and howls of laughter echoed Friday as an invite-only crowd tested the facilities of the Durango Discovery Museum during an evaluation period that will last through Feb. 19. The group, made...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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While world sleeps ... gamers get their fix

It's 1 a.m., and about 30 partiers are standing outside in heavy snow, cracking open cans and chugging as part of a drinking contest. A closer look, however, reveals that the revelers are slamming...

DATE: Jan. 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Welcome to the new DurangoHerald.com

In an effort to provide our readers with the best, most timely information about Durango and beyond, we are proud to introduce you to our new website. Come back frequently as we begin offering even...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2010 | CATEGORY: News