No. 7 Durango boys soccer set to open CHSAA playoffs against No. 26 Pueblo South

The seventh-seeded Durango High School boys soccer team is set to open the 2016 Colorado High School Activities Association Class 4A Boys Soccer Championships with a home game Wednesday. The Demons...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Business Briefs

Southwest Midwives hires practitioner Southwest Midwives would like to welcome Rebecca Dworkin to the practice. Dworkin earned her first bachelor’s degree from Grinnell College, then received a...

DATE: Aug. 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

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Tafoya Barrett welcomes employee Tafoya Barrett and Associates, a certified public accounting firm, has announced the addition of Kayla Tomlinson to the firm. Tomlinson grew up in Ignacio and...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

Outdoors Briefs

Parks and Wildlife creates Bear Aware videos Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) has released four Bear Aware videos to help educate the public. As the state’s human population grows, there are more...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Vallecito sporting nonprofit receives grants The Vallecito Conservation and Sporting Association (VCSA) was recently awarded a $49,000 grant on behalf of Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Fishing is...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2016 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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LPEA announces new appointments The Operations Department of La Plata Electric Association has a new journeyman lineman, new electronic specialists and a new fleet mechanic. Journeyman lineman Tim...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

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First National announces new hires First National Bank of Durango recently hired two employees. Amoretta Pringle is a teller at the main office. She is originally from Arizona but moved to Durango...

DATE: Aug. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

Outdoors Briefs

Colorado Day means free park entrance Monday is Colorado Day, the commemoration of Colorado’s acceptance into statehood. Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) will mark the event by providing free park...

DATE: July 28, 2016 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Mountain Marmot Trail Race registration Purgatory Resort will host the Mountain Marmot Trail Race from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 24. Registration for the race is capped at 300 and was already 60...

DATE: July 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Business Briefs

Payroll company names new hires The Payroll Department has promoted Eric Malone to president and Tanya Campbell to director of operations. Bryan Dear, founder of the long-standing Durango business,...

DATE: July 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

Outdoor Briefs

Seniors Outdoors announces activities Seniors Outdoors is planning multiple outdoor activities for the coming week. At 9 a.m. Wednesday, there will be a 3-mile hike with a 1,100-foot total...

DATE: July 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Outings for seniors offered Seniors Outdoors is organizing a multitude of hikes, a road ride, and even a tennis clinic during the first week of July. At 8 a.m. Saturday, there will be a easy to...

DATE: June 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Outdoors