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Fire danger high in La Plata County, Southwest Colorado

A red flag warning has been issued for Southwest Colorado through 8 p.m. Thursday, including southern La Plata County and the town of Cortez, according to the National Weather Service. The warning...

DATE: April 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Another winter storm on its way

Another winter storm is on its way and is expected to drop 8 to 14 inches of snow in elevations above 8,000 feet in the San Juan Mountains, according to the National Weather Service. Andrew Lyons,...

DATE: April 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Snow totals lackluster from Southwest Colorado storm

A spring storm puttered out late this week, leaving only a few inches Friday and Saturday in most parts of the San Juan Mountains. Warmer-than-expected temperatures, mixed with dryer air, disrupted...

DATE: April 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Spring storm spins snow, rain in the Four Corners

A slow-moving storm brought snow and rain Friday to Southwest Colorado. Radar systems showed the storm moving in a counterclockwise motion Friday afternoon, like a galaxy orbiting a super-massive...

DATE: March 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Winter storm could bring 18 inches to high country

A winter storm warning was issued for early Friday through Saturday morning as a winter storm could bring up to 18 inches of snow to the high county around the San Juan Mountains, according to the...

DATE: March 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Storm expected to bring snow to mountains near Durango

A winter storm expected to drop more than a foot of snow starting Monday night had brought enough snow by 10 p.m. Monday for the Colorado Department of Transportation to put the chain law in effect...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Storm expected to bring rain in town, snow in mountains

An approaching storm could bring 6 inches or more of snow in the high country of the San Juan Mountains, but expect rain in the lower elevations around Durango. According to Michael Charnick, a...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Snow predicted Wednesday into Thursday

Although it feels like spring has arrived, forecasters are still predicting the chance for snow later this week. Dennis Phillips, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Grand Junction,...

DATE: March 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Purgatory Resort extends season, opens new transfer lift

Purgatory Resort announced Tuesday a new transfer lift has officially opened and it will extend its season through April. According to spokeswoman Kim Oyler, Purgatory Resort , about 30 miles north...

DATE: March 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: An above-average day

DATE: March 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: Fine weather for working

DATE: March 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: New wheels and lots of sunshine

DATE: March 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News