Telluride

Weather advisory: Up to 14 inches of snow in the mountains

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Southwest Colorado from 9 p.m. Monday to 6 p.m. Tuesday. Five to 10 inches of snow, with up to 14 inches in isolated areas, is...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

CDOT to begin work on U.S. 160 and Colorado 145

The Colorado Department of Transportation and A-1 Chipseal-Rocky Mountain Pavement will start two roadwork improvement projects on Monday. The projects are expected to last through November, CDOT...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Classic race cars to stop in Telluride, Dolores, Ridgway

The popular Colorado Grand tour will again swing through Southwest Colorado, allowing the public to marvel at vintage race cars at stops in Telluride, Dolores and Ridgway on Sept. 13-14. Check out...

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

State wineries, cannabis give Telluride event Colorado focus

The Telluride Wine Festival is set to return Thursday through Sunday, for its 36th year. This time, however, its organizers have a few changes in mind. Among the festival’s 30 events are a number...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Roadwork set for Colorado 145 north of Lizard Head

The Colorado Department of Transportation and Elam Construction started Monday along Colorado Highway 145, just south of Telluride. The work will take place north of the Lizard Head Pass summit to...

DATE: June 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hotels in Southwest Colorado vie for spot in Hunter S. Thompson movie

Hotels in Durango, Silverton and Telluride are vying for the chance to be featured in a new movie about Hunter S. Thompson that will be filmed next summer in Colorado. “They (the film’s production...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Registered sex offender absconds from work-release

A registered sex offender with an extensive criminal history absconded from a work-release program in Montrose and was spotted Wednesday in the Norwood area, the San Miguel Sheriff’s Office said...

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

Former Durango man dies in glider crash near Telluride

A former Durango man who died this week in a motorized glider plane crash near Telluride was remembered as a fine woodworker as well as a longtime pilot. Robert B. Saunders, 64, known to some as...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Boy, 7, killed in San Miguel County crash

A 7-year-old Norwood boy was killed and three other people were seriously injured Sunday evening in a single-vehicle crash in San Miguel Canyon near Norwood, according to a release from the San...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango woman dies, Mancos man injured in motorcycle crash

A 60-year-old Durango woman died and a 64-year-old Mancos man was critically injured in a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon on Colorado Highway 145 near Telluride, according to the San Miguel...

DATE: July 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Homeless man gets six months for trashing Forest Service land

A homeless man living north of Telluride has been sentenced to six months in prison for maintaining a structure on U.S. Forest Service land and amassing a pile of litter, about 8,500 pounds of it,...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Telluride’s outlaw spirit lives in pictures

In 1977, Ingrid Lundahl began photographing the rebel spirit of Telluride, for fun and as a professional. Thirty-eight years later, she shares some classic moments in her recently released book,...

DATE: April 25, 2015 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life