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Methodist Church invites all to pray in midst of 416 Fire

A community prayer for firefighters and those displaced by the 416 Fire will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, at First United Methodist Church, 2917 Aspen Drive. All are invited to attend the event and...

DATE: June 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Volunteers sought for Phil’s World trails

The Southwest Colorado Cycling Association, San Juan Mountains Association and Tres Rios Field Office are teaming up to start work on the new trails at Phil’s World, and volunteers are needed....

DATE: June 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Crow Canyon, Mesa Verde offer program for teachers

The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center and Mesa Verde National Park are teaming up to offer a two-day professional development opportunity exclusively for teachers in the Four Corners. On the first...

DATE: June 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

San Juan Regional Medical Center receives award

The San Juan Regional Medical Center Emergency Medical Services Department, for the third year consecutive year, received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Award for...

DATE: June 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Parks and Rec Board to meet Wednesday

The Durango Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will hold a meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. The board holds meetings at 5 p.m. every second...

DATE: June 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County Commissioner Julie Westendorff to hold office hours

La Plata County Commissioner Julie Westendorff will hold public office hours from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Ignacio Community Library, 470 Goddard Ave., in Ignacio. Community members are...

DATE: June 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Summer lectures kick off at Fort Lewis College

A summer lecture series based on the theme “Women in the Southwest” will kick off at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive. Judith Reynolds,...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

CryoMedSpa announces events

CryoMedSpa Durango recently announced it will hold free community events Wednesday and Friday. An informational meeting will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Rochester Hotel R Space facility, 726...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Health

Columbine Christian recognizes outstanding students

Columbine Christian School recently recognized students for their outstanding display of characteristics in three categories: Christ-centered, honor and exploration. Christ-centered students...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Treasurer candidate Bernard Douthit to visit Durango

Bernard Douthit, progressive Democrat candidate for state treasurer, will hold a meet-and-greet from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Monday at Eno Cocktail Lounge and Wine Bar, 723 East Second Ave. The event is...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

416 Fire postpones county meeting

The La Plata County Board of County Commissioners has postponed its “On the Road” meeting originally scheduled for Monday at Animas Valley Grange because of the 416 Fire. The community meeting will...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mock water rescue to be held at Cundiff Park

Southwestern Colorado Area Health Education Center announced that a swift water rescue demonstration will be held for its Health Careers Camp from noon to 3 p.m. Monday on the Animas River near...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News