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Spring craft fair to be held April 8 at fairgrounds

The Swing into Spring first annual spring craft fair will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 8, in Exhibit Hall at La Plata County Fairgrounds. A variety of hand-crafted items from more than...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Kiwanis club will meet Thursday

The Kiwanis Club of Durango will meet at noon Thursday, at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. Laura Lewis Marchino, executive director at Region 9 Economic Development District of...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Section of Rim Trail to close for irrigation work

Approximately 2,500 feet of the Rim Trail on the Fort Lewis College mesa will be closed from Tuesday to April 11 to accommodate site work and installation of irrigation infrastructure for the Peter...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Elevation Outdoors Magazine honors Ska

Elevation Outdoors Magazine readers voted Ska Brewing the Best Brewery in the magazine’s Best of the Rockies 2017 awards announced this month. “We are honored by the overwhelming support from our...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Fly-fishing festival to be held March 31, April 1

Duranglers Flies and Supplies will hold its annual fly-fishing festival in anticipation of the 2017 season. The two-day event will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 31, at the...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Southwest life

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Demon Cares Closet seeks formal wear for prom

The Demon Cares Closet is looking for prom dresses and formal wear for students who will attend the Durango High School prom in April. The closet is a source of clothes, personal hygiene items...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Learn to hunt turkeys in April

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will offer a free turkey-hunting seminar from 3 to 6:30 p.m. April 21 at the Archuleta County Extension Center in Pagosa Springs, 398 Lewis St. Mentored turkey hunts...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Southwest life

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Volunteers needed for Durango High School’s after-prom event

The Durango High School prom and after-prom will be held April 22. Durango Community After Prom Association will provide a fun and safe after-prom event for juniors and seniors from midnight to 4...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango 9-R administration building sets spring break hours

The Durango School District 9-R administration building, 201 E. 12th St., will be open to the public during spring break from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, March 27, to Thursday, March 30.

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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Durango High School to host 2 college visits

The following college visits will be take place in the Durango High School counseling office: University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 22. University of Denver, 9 a.m....

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Tammy Fee to speak at “Meet Monat” March 22

There will be an informational meeting, “Meet Monat,” about the shampoo retailer from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 22 at the Keller Williams Real Estate Office, 700 Main Ave. Tammy Fee, Monat...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Food safety classes to be held April 11

Food safety classes for the restaurant industry will be offered to food service workers from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4 to 8:30 p.m. April 11 in the Extension Office at La Plata County...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news