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Family, friends remember Dylan Redwine

With pizza, sodas, balloons and cake, it could have been a typical birthday party for any 18-year-old. Except the teen is gone. More than four years after his disappearance, friends and family...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Family, friends to gather to remember Dylan Redwine

Dylan Redwine’s mother and friends will gather Monday – on what would have been his 18th birthday – at Dylan’s memorial bench at Pine River Cemetery. The boy disappeared just before Thanksgiving...

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

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Three longtime Vallecito Lake residents displaced by mobile home fire

A mobile home fire Monday night has displaced three longtime Vallecito Lake residents, consuming the home and all the tenants’ belongings. “We lost everything,” said Alan Ridgeway, who was renting...

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

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Investor of rehab center north of Durango frantically searches for new director

A 30-day inpatient treatment center for those with a dual diagnosis of mental illness and substance addiction opened for a few months this summer north of Vallecito Reservoir before abruptly...

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

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Vallecito Nordic fundraiser set for Thursday

The Vallecito Nordic Fall Fundraiser, membership drive, silent auction, party and get-together will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Carver’s, 1022 Main Ave. There will be live music by La La Bones and a...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Vallecito Fall Fest fundraiser, buffet planned

The Vallecito Service League will hold its Fall Fest Fundraiser Dinner from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Lake Vallecito Events Center, 17252 County Road 501. The event, timed for the peak...

DATE: Sept. 27, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Injured kayaker rescued at Vallecito Creek

A kayaker with an injured leg was rescued from Vallecito Creek on Friday night at about 8:30 p.m. “He’s part of an elite group of kayakers,” said Chief Bruce Evans of Upper Pine Fire Protection...

DATE: May 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Upper Pine remodels Vallecito fire station

Upper Pine Fire Protection District Station No. 4 on the north end of Vallecito Reservoir was built to house equipment for volunteers could drive it to nearby fires. A lot has changed since then....

DATE: April 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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At Wit’s End with addiction? Vallecito ranch can help

Vallecito resident Dawn Solomon knows firsthand the therapeutic power of horses to help individuals with mental illness and substance addiction. Solomon, 42, began smoking marijuana at age 13. By...

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

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Mark Redwine files to dismiss wrongful death lawsuit in death of son, Dylan Redwine

Three years after his son Dylan Redwine’s disappearance, Mark Redwine has filed for dismissal of a lawsuit filed June 29 against him by his ex-wife, Elaine Hatfield Hall, for the wrongful death and...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Emergency crews rescue 72-year-old man after he falls from horse outside of Vallecito Reservoir

A 72-year-old man was rescued Sunday morning at a remote area outside Vallecito Reservoir after he fell off his horse. La Plata County Emergency Director Butch Knowlton said a report came in around...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Dylan Redwine’s mother files wrongful-death lawsuit

Two years and two days after her son’s partial remains were found on Middle Mountain, Elaine Hatfield Redwine filed a wrongful death lawsuit against her ex-husband, Mark Redwine. Hatfield filed the...

DATE: July 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News