Talk about town: Your favorite Lincoln driver is not moving here

No, no – actor Matthew McConaughey is not moving to Durango, despite what you’ve read, heard or seen. A website called “KTY24 News” recently published an article that said McConaughey was “tired of...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tibetan monks begin creating sand mandala in Durango

Monks of the Gaden Shartse Monastery in southern India began construction of a “Buddha of Wisdom” mandala on Tuesday at Sorrel Sky Gallery. The mandala is usually used when initiating a monk into a...

DATE: July 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

And the West is History

50 years ago: “City police and the county sheriff’s office had one of the most quiet Independence Days anyone can remember. The police department answered a number of nuisance calls. But there...

DATE: July 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

Breen Community Building to hold appreciation potluck

A potluck dinner will be held in appreciation of the newly renovated Breen Community Building at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the building, 15300 La Plata Highway (Colorado Highway 140). The dinner will...

DATE: March 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fairgrounds to host tack and horse equipment sale

A tack and horse equipment consignment sale to benefit the Four Corners Back Country Horsemen will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave. The sale...

DATE: March 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Road work at Durango Mall to start Monday

Colorado Department of Transportation announced contractors will begin work at the Durango Mall intersection at U.S. Highway 550/160 and Sawyer Drive on Monday. Construction at the entrance of the...

DATE: March 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Senior Center to offer fall-prevention classes

Two eight-hour “Matter of Balance” fall-prevention classes will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. April 4 and April 27 at Durango/La Plata County Senior Center , 2424 Main Ave. Participants must be 60 or...

DATE: March 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

FLC design majors to hold art exhibition

The opening reception for the exhibition of the graduating art and communication design majors will be 4:30 to 6 p.m. Friday in the Art Hall Art Gallery at Fort Lewis College . The exhibition will...

DATE: March 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fort Lewis College’s Chemistry Department to hold open house

The Chemistry Department at Fort Lewis College will hold an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 15 in the Chemistry Hall. Students and faculty will exhibit more than a dozen interactive...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Clean Water Durango to hold film screening

Clean Water Durango will host a screening of “Our Daily Dose,” a documentary about water fluoridation and health risks associated with fluoride, from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Durango Community...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Botanical Society to hold training for docents

The Durango Botanical Society will hold training sessions beginning April 8 for those interested in becoming volunteer docents at the public garden behind the library. Docents at the botanical...

DATE: March 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Service academy information day will by May 6 at DHS

Four United States military service academies information days are scheduled to occur in Colorado in the coming months, including in Durango at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at Durango High School, 2390...

DATE: March 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News