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Ignacio school District to hold communitywide meeting

Ignacio School District will hold a communitywide meeting to discuss the district’s accreditation status, which was changed to school improvement, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday in the board room of...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Naturopathic practitioner to offer free adrenal assessments

Naturopathic practitioner Nancy Utter will offer free 30-minute adrenal gland assessments from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at Durango Natural Medicine, 117 County Road 250. The adrenal glands manage...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Durango to rally Tuesday for universal health care

Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care will bring together state organizations to hold rallies at noon Tuesday in celebration of International Health Coverage Day, which marks the...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Free alpaca ranch tours offered before Christmas

Free alpaca ranch tours will be offered from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Thursday, Friday and Saturday before Christmas Day at Pleasant Journey Alpacas, 4128 County Road 129, in Hesperus. To make an...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

UPS Store promotes employee

The UPS Store in Bodo Park recently promoted Antonio Silva de Torres to assistant manager. Silva de Torres, who has worked at the store for one year, completed numerous hours of online and...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Nonprofit leader graduates program

Katy Pepinsky, La Plata Youth Services director, recently graduated from a nine-month nonprofit leadership and management program offered by the Community Resource Center. During the program,...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

LPEA names new Pagosa district manager

La Plata Electric Association recently promoted Jerry Wills to Pagosa Springs district manager. Wills, in his new role, will now manage all LPEA employees and operations in Archuleta County. Wills...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

LPEA announces District 4 director

La Plata Electric Association director Jack D. Turner, a representative of La Plata County District 4, completed required courses and earned National Rural Electric Cooperative...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Know Your Dough to hold program

Know Your Dough, a nonprofit that provides financial wellness programs for youth, will host a program Dec. 11-15 at Durango Montessori School, 1309 East Third Ave. For more information, email...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

New local Anthem provider named

Licensed professional counselor and coach Felicia Libo was recently accepted as an Anthem provider for clients for her counseling and coaching practice. Libo has worked in the Durango area for more...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

AAA Durango hires travel agent

AAA recently hired Jeff Weinmeister as its Durango office travel agent. Weinmeister previously worked for the AAA office in Fort Collins and its headquarters in Florida, and also worked for Disney...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

St. Mark’s to hold ‘Blue Christmas’ service

A “Blue Christmas” service for anyone or experiencing grief or loss will be offered at 6 p.m. Thursday at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 910 East Third Ave. The service will be a simple,...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Community