Position: Editorial assistant and community editor

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About: Forrest Stone is editorial assistant and community editor.

And the West is History

100 years ago: Judge McFeeley of Denver, who was “heavily interested in operating mining properties in the Silverton district,” spent a day in Durango before he left for home. 75 years ago: Lou...

DATE: July 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

Ohana Kuleana garden to offer open house

An open house and 90th birthday celebration for Durango resident and master gardener Marye Jackson, will be held Aug. 19 at Ohana Kuleana Community Garden, located in the Animas City neighborhood...

DATE: July 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

And the West is History

100 years ago: It was announced that Miss Helena Kreder was employed to teach at the Hermosa school. 75 years ago: Wayne (Tiny) Laudenberg of Durango was announced as the leading contestant in...

DATE: July 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

And the West is History

100 years ago: Cowmen Dee Brindle of the Pine Valley and C.Y. Cook “from north of town” were in Durango and reported that “the range was fine this year.” 75 years ago: Mrs. J.A. Clark reported...

DATE: July 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

And the West is History

100 years ago: Reid Coppinger returned from Rochester, New York, and would depart to operate a sheep camp the next morning in the area. 75 years ago: Mr. and Mrs. H.E. Straub of Fort Wayne,...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

And the West is History

100 years ago: The Graham family returned to Durango from a four-month trip through the East and Canada. Mrs. Graham said they enjoyed every minute. 75 years ago: Bargains, as part of an...

DATE: July 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

And the West is History

100 years ago: Professor Snyder from Fort Lewis College left after visiting “the Allison section on school matters.” 75 years ago: The Durango High School auditorium was announced as the...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

And the West is History

100 years ago: The Young Ladies Sewing Club held a moonlight picnic at Brookside Park and “enjoyed themselves immensely.” 75 years ago: Home economist, Miss Nancy Finch, returned to Durango to,...

DATE: July 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

And the West is History

100 years ago: Mrs. J.A. Coppinger and her daughter, Gladys, who lived north of Durango, visited a summer camp at Pine Ridge, where Mr. Coppinger’s summer headquarters for his “large sheep...

DATE: July 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: And the West is History

19th annual Joel Zucker Memorial scholarships supply $29,000

The 19th annual Joel Zucker Memorial Scholarship Fund, which honors a Hardrock Hundred Mile Endurance Run participant remembered by the Silverton community, awarded $29,000 in scholarship funds...

DATE: July 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: UNKNOWN

Bee Heroic to offer geoengineering education on Sunday

Bee Heroic, a pollinator and climate project, began its Pollen Nation Tour this year to educate people around the country about climate engineering – known as geoengineering or global climate...

DATE: July 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

LPEA announces renewable energy grant program

La Plata Electric Association recently announced the creation of a renewable-generation grants program to support area nonprofits and encourage new renewable-electricity generation projects. To...

DATE: July 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News