Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Co

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High school groundskeeper expounds on plants, people and politics

Groundskeeper Dutch Shaver could be considered the eyes and ears of Durango High School: Who has a crush on who, what cliques are forming and what ideologies are shaping students’ lives. The high...

DATE: May 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango train company opens new customer service center in Silverton

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad will open the Grand Imperial Emporium and Ticket Annex, a gift shop, customer service and visitors’ center on Greene Street in Silverton on Saturday....

DATE: May 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Animas Canyon Toll Road gets historic designation

After years of debate, the Animas Canyon Toll Road – an historic wagon road that was the first route from Durango to Silverton – has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places. “The...

DATE: April 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Galloping Goose gearing up for winter trips

For the first time in more than 60 years, the Galloping Goose No. 5 will make a winter-time excursion. Managers of the restored rail bus are working with the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Hundreds march through foot of snow in Durango

Hundreds of people marched through downtown Durango on Saturday, singing songs, carrying signs for dozens of causes and chanting “Love Trumps Hate.” The “Standing on the Side of Love March” started...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: Keeping ahead of the snow

DATE: Jan. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Special events boost Durango train and sister companies

American Heritage Railways, the parent company of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, is preparing for more growth in Durango and across the country. The Durango train saw its third...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

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CNN streams Polar Express departure

The Polar Express’ departure from the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad station drew an international audience Monday evening. CNN’s Facebook page live streamed a re-enactment from The...

DATE: Dec. 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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First-timers ride Durango & Silverton train to cut fresh Christmas trees

For years, 10-year-old Savannah Chavez of Durango begged her parents for a real Christmas tree. On Saturday, she got her wish as the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad’s second annual...

DATE: Nov. 26, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Railroad offers Christmas tree trips

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad will offer a Christmas tree train excursion this holiday season. For the second consecutive year, the D&SNG’s Christmas tree train will take guests to...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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13th Annual Festival of Trees kicks off in Durango

It’s not yet Thanksgiving, but the trees were trimmed for the holidays on Saturday at Community Connections’ 13th Annual Festival of Trees. Two rows of bedazzled firs sparkled with holiday lights...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: Supersize Santa

DATE: Nov. 9, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News