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Navajo State Park to host arts and crafts, eclipse events

Navajo State Park, located along Colorado Highway 151 southwest of Pagosa Springs, invites the public to three programs: Arts and crafts will be offered at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, in the visitor...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Durango Athletic Performance now open

Sports chiropractor Kevin Vieser and exercise physiologist Kevin Dehlinger recently opened Durango Athletic Performance, located at 1315 Main Ave. The business owners and Durango Chamber of...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Mountain Capital Partners hires mountain bike director

Officials with Mountain Capital Partners recently announced that Hogan Koesis was hired as mountain bike director for its resorts: Purgatory Resort, Pajarito Mountain, Arizona Snowbowl, Sipapu Ski...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Pine River Library to hold eclipse party

A solar-eclipse viewing will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 21 at Pine River Library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive. Solar glasses will be provided and participants will be able to watch the...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pine River Library to help with resumes

A workshop about how to write effective resumes and cover letters will be offered from 6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 23 at Pine River Library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive. Participants will learn about how to...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Library to host ‘Trans 101’ Thursday

Four Corners Rainbow Youth Center will offer “Trans 101,” an introduction to transgender people at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 17, at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. Transgender Resource Center of...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rochester to host entrepreneur event Tuesday evening

Entrepreneurs of the Southwest will offer a food-business-entrepreneurs event from 5:30 to 7:30 Aug. 15 in the secret garden at the Rochester Hotel, 726 East Second Ave. Shamai Buckel, of Buckel...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Creature Comforts to hold anniversary event

Creature Comforts will hold its 33rd anniversary celebration from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Aug. 26 at the Centennial Center, 305 South Camino del Rio. The event is free, open to all, and will feature...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Elks Lodge to offer yoga for veterans

A “trauma conscious” yoga class for veterans and their families will be offered from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesdays, starting Aug. 30, at Durango Elks Lodge, 901 East Second Ave. An open house will...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Ska releases new Tart Mexican Logger

Ska Brewing Co. recently announced the release of its new Tart Mexican Logger, a sour version of the famous Mexican Logger, created by the company’s Mod Project. The beer is now available in 12 oz....

DATE: Aug. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Fort Lewis Branch Library to change hours

To better serve the community, Fort Lewis Mesa Branch Library, 11274 Highway 140, in Hesperus, will change its opening hours to 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, effective Aug. 21. For more...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Quilters to meet Thursday

La Plata Quilters Guild will meet at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 17 at First United Methodist Church, 2917 Aspen Drive. Canon City quilter Cyndi McChesney will give a lecture and trunk show. The meeting is free...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News