U.S. Highway 160

New art coming to intersection where Arc of History once stood

The city of Durango is looking for public art to adorn the long narrow medians near the U.S. Highway 550/160 intersection, where the controversial Arc of History was once located. The city...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Camera shows wildlife using highway underpass east of Durango

A wildlife underpass completed late last year between Durango and Bayfield has proved to be a well-traveled thoroughfare for coyote, raccoons, mule deer and a few humans. A surveillance camera has...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Village at Wolf Creek appeals decision blocking access

The would-be developers of the controversial Village at Wolf Creek are not ready to give up. Leavell-McCombs Joint Venture – spearheaded by Texas billionaire B.J. “Red” McCombs – has filed an...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police investigate shooting between Bayfield and Pagosa Springs

An Archuleta County man says he shot and killed an intruder who attacked him with a knife Wednesday night in a remote area between Bayfield and Pagosa Springs. The Colorado Bureau of Investigation...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two-car crash closes Highway 160 Wednesday morning near Mancos

U.S. Highway 160 was closed in both directions for about an hour Wednesday morning for a two-car crash near Mancos. The crash occurred about 7:25 a.m. a few miles southwest of Mancos near County...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Left-hand turn being created on U.S. Highway 160

Turning left from U.S. Highway 160 onto Bayfield Parkway should become a little less nerve-wracking. Because of increased traffic on the highway during the bridge replacement project on the...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

U.S. Highway 160/550 corridor construction complete

Construction along the U.S. Highway 160/550 corridor to improve the surface of the road wrapped up this week. The $6 million resurfacing project along Camino del Rio and North Main Avenue was...

DATE: June 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

CDOT adds night-work hours to U.S. Highway 160, 550 project

Crews began scheduled night work of the concrete surface improvements on U.S. Highway 160 and U.S. Highway 550 last week to get the project completed by the end of May, weather permitting. The...

DATE: May 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two injured when motorcycle hits coyote

A man and woman on a motorcycle hit a coyote near the intersection of U.S. Highway 160 and Colorado Highway 151, east of Chimney Rock, shortly before 5 p.m. The two were taken to Mercy Regional...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Construction to begin for new signal on Highway 160 at Twin Buttes

Construction to install a new traffic signal will begin Thursday at the intersection of U.S. Highway 160 and Tipple Avenue to accommodate the Twin Buttes development entrance. The project will...

DATE: April 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Junction Creek Bridge damage discovered

The Junction Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 550 in the north business corridor will be repaired after crews discovered damage while working on a rehabilitation project. Colorado Department of...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News