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Ignacio FFA to host Rocky Mountain Oyster and Catfish Fry

Ignacio FFA (Future Farmers of America) Chapter will present the biannual Rocky Mountain Oyster and Catfish Fry and Dance 5:30 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, at Spring Creek Grange Hall, 7814...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Volunteers sought for tree planting with students

The San Juan Mountains Association, in partnership with the San Juan National Forest, is seeking adult volunteers to plant Ponderosa pine trees with Ignacio fourth- and fifth-graders on April 27 in...

DATE: April 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Southern Ute members rail against leadership

IGNACIO – Members of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe in Southwest Colorado say their tribal government operates in secrecy, ignores the will of its people and subverts its own constitution. Much of...

DATE: March 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Four Corners Motorcycle Rally’s future may be in jeopardy

Rumors have been circulating that the future of the Ignacio-based motorcycle rally on Labor Day weekend may be in jeopardy. The owner of the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally, Johnny Valdez, has not...

DATE: March 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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For Ignacio students, artwork aids academics

In a time when schools across the country are increasingly cutting funding for fine arts classes, Dancing Spirits Community Arts Center in Ignacio offers children the chance to get their hands...

DATE: March 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Family home burns southeast of Ignacio

A family home burned to the ground Monday night southeast of Ignacio. The fire was reported about 7:30 p.m. by neighbors, said Tom Aurnhammer, chief of the Los Pinos Fire Protection District. By...

DATE: Feb. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Ignacio Library to offer Internet workshop on Thursday

An Internet research workshop, “Critically Thinking In the Digital Age,” will be offered from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Ignacio Community Library , 470 Goddard Ave. Participants will use the...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Snowdown dodgeball tournament to be Feb. 1

The 10th annual Snowdown dodgeball tournament will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. The tournament will benefit positive youth...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Ditch, reservoir convention to tackle water, climate issues

The Ditch and Reservoir Company Alliance will hold its 15th annual convention Feb. 15-17 in Ignacio. The nonprofit, founded in 2001, helps Colorado ditch companies, irrigation districts, farmers,...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Ignacio Community Library to host workshop on the art of tatting

A demonstration and workshop on the art of tatting will be offered at 5 p.m. Thursdayat Ignacio Community Library , 470 Goddard Ave. Tatting is a form of lacemaking, and involves handcrafting lace...

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

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Ignacio Community Library to host writer’s workshop

Two writer’s workshop sessions will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 8 and Jan. 22 at Ignacio Community Library , 470 Goddard Ave. The workshops allow local writers opportunities to showcase their...

DATE: Jan. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Retro gaming afternoons at Ignacio Community Library

Afternoon retro gaming sessions will be offered at 4 p.m. on Jan. 9 and Jan. 23, at the Ignacio Community Library , 470 Goddard Ave., Ignacio. All are welcome to attend and play classic video games...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News