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Local Briefs

Quilters guild to meet today The La Plata Quilters Guild will meet at 5:30 p.m. today at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road. The program will be presented by nationally known quilter...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Earth Briefs

Tree farmers to meet near Bayfield A meeting of the San Juan Tree Farmers will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Bill and Patti Szilva Tree Farm, 48447 U.S. Highway 160 approximately 6...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Good Earth

Sports Briefs

Chapman Hill Bike Park? What do you say? Durango and Trails 2000 are collaborating and co-hosting a community meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at Chapman Hill to discuss a proposed Chapman Hill Bike...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Sports

Education Briefs

9-R school board to hold work session The Durango School District 9-R School Board will hold a work session with community members at 5 p.m. Sept. 28 in the board room in the administration...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Education

Business Briefs

Counseling groups for youth available Liza Tregillus, owner of Tregillus Intentional Parenting, “TIP,” announces that she offers youth groups related to identifying future goals and passions,...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Nation Briefs

Little hope remains for condemned Ga. inmate ATLANTA – Yet another appeal denied, Troy Davis was left with little to do Tuesday but wait to be executed for a murder he insists he did not commit.He...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Dishing it Out

With night temperatures dropping to the mid-40s, apples on the trees are sweetening by the day. It’s my favorite time of the year.More than a few decades ago, neighboring Montezuma County used to...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Food

Local Briefs

Gardening club to meet Wednesday The Durango High Country Gardeners will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the home of Nancy Ottman for its Shared Harvest Luncheon. Participants should bring a dish...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Nation/World Briefs

Court says Padilla terror sentence was too lenient MIAMI – The 17-year prison sentence imposed on convicted terrorism plotter Jose Padilla is far too lenient for someone who trained to kill at an...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Colorado Briefs

Slayings down 30 percent in Colo. DENVER – The number of slayings counted by the FBI in Colorado totaled 120 last year, the lowest level the state has seen since 1969.Figures released by the FBI...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2011 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Health Briefs

$15 pneumonia shots to be available Low-cost pneumonia shots are available for a limited time at San Juan Basin Health Department’s immunization clinic. People more likely to become ill with...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

Local Briefs

Passenger carriers, drivers to be examined A multi-agency Passenger Carrier Safety Strike Force will be held from Tuesday to Thursday at Mesa Verde National Park. The Colorado State Patrol, Federal...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

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