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Marvel Grange to serve waffles

A waffle night will be held at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Marvel Grange, 217 County Road 133A, in Marvel. Waffles and beverages will be provided, and a white elephant gift exchange will be held after...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos to hold cottage food seminar

A seminar about food production will be offered from 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Mt. Lookout Grange, 680 Grand Ave., in Mancos. Participants will learn about cottage food bill updates, commercial...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fort Lewis College to hold presidential search meeting

The Fort Lewis College Presidential Search Committee will conduct a public meeting at 3 p.m. Thursday in Room 163 (Student Senate Chambers) of the Student Union building, 1000 Rim Drive. For more...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Kiwanis to hear about Southwest Rides program

The Kiwanis Club of Durango will meet at noon Thursday at the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. The speaker will be Jason Armstrong, assistant director of Southwest Center for...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 hour 54 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango student completes Cornell fellowship

Hannah Robertson of Durango was named among 11 students who recently completed the Cornell College Fellows Showcase in Mount Vernon, Iowa. Students reported on work completed during the summer...

DATE: Dec. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Karyn Gabaldon gallery holding food drive

Karyn Gabaldon Arts gallery, 680 Main Ave., Suite C, is holding a food drive for the Durango Food Bank. The gallery is accepting donations of non-perishable items. Drop off items daily from 10 a.m....

DATE: Dec. 11, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 hour 56 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

FireWise names new executive director

FireWise of Southwest Colorado recently appointed Ashley Downing as its new executive director. Before FireWise, Downing worked as a conservation program manager for Walker Basin Conservancy, an...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Mercy Chapel to offer ‘Blue Christmas’ service

Mercy Regional Medical Center will hold its Blue Christmas service from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Dec. 19 at Mercy Chapel, 1010 Three Springs Blvd. The service is designed for people suffering loss, death of...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Mercy Sports Medicine to open Saturday

The grand opening of the Mercy Regional Medical Center Sports Medicine facility will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at its location in the Centennial Center next to Office Depot, 327 S....

DATE: Dec. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Upper Pine River Fire receives financial report award

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada recently awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Upper Pine River Fire Protection...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Florida Mesa’s School Accountability Committee to meet

The Florida Mesa Elementary School Accountability Committee will meet from 8 to 9 a.m. Wednesday at the school, 216 Highway 172.

DATE: Dec. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Animas High School board to meet Wednesday

The Animas High School Board of Directors will meet from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the school, 271 Twin Buttes Ave. The meeting is free and open to all. For more information, visit...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education