Ron Dent

Sky-high hopes

Durango-La Plata County Airport needs renovation, but the tens of millions it may require are raising major questions for public officials. The airport terminal, parking lots and tarmac all need...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Plane passengers bumped to lighten load

Persistent hot weather in Southwest Colorado has forced American Eagle, US Airways and United Airlines to decrease passenger loads on certain flights leaving the Durango-La Plata County Airport...

DATE: June 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local airport receives grant to grow on

The Durango-La Plata County Airport will receive $1.6 million in federal money for improvements to its terminal building, taxiway and parking areas, officials said Tuesday.A Federal Aviation...

DATE: June 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News