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Barbecue, Stillwater Sunday at library Pine River Library will host a musical barbecue from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, July 29 in the library park. Music will be provided by adult bands from...

DATE: July 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Lights will shine at San Ignacio Fiesta

It's time for San Ignacio Fiesta! This is the 118th annual event in Ignacio. The 73rd annual parade will be held at 10 a.m. July 28, with registration at Ignacio High School. This year's parade...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Ballfield named after long-time Ignacio trustee

Trustees of the Ignacio Town Board unleashed a "gotcha" on one of their former members. Using an excuse to get Lawrence Bartley to come to the June town board meeting, they then read a proclamation...

DATE: July 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

No injuries reported as debris flow closes Highway 550, County Road 250

Updated at 4:10 p.m. All roads north of Trimble Lane in Durango are closed, including U.S. Highway 550, County Road 203 and County Road 250. Authorities are attempting to move evacuees of the...

DATE: July 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Englewood man cited with DUI after crash on Black Bear Pass

A 28-year-old Englewood man was cited Sunday with drunken driving after causing a harrowing accident on Black Bear Pass, a dangerous and difficult mountain road that connects Silverton and...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

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SUCAP selling duck race tickets Southern Ute Community Action Programs is hosting the annual Duck Race on July 28 as part of San Ignacio Festival. Tickets are $10 each. First prize is $400, second...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Post-burn study begins for Burro Fire

Fire recovery specialists have begun assessing the impacts of the Burro Fire, which scorched 4,593 acres in Bear Creek Canyon northeast of Dolores. Recent rains have led to nearly 100 percent...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield musician to support Grief Center through album sales

For Bayfield resident and alternative/indie musician Garrett Young, the topic of suicide hits close to home. "It's the fifth time in my life that people close to us have taken their lives," the...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Library district holding budget meeting Tuesday

The Board of Trustees of the Pine River Library will hold a general meeting at 5:30 p.m. on July 24 in the library's community room to discuss the expected $200,000 budget shortfall for the 2019...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

San Ignacio Fiesta taking center stage this weekend

San Ignacio Fiesta is a time for Ignacio to celebrate its heritage, faith and cultures. Events were recently announced for the 118th annual event, which will be held July 28 and July 29. The 73rd...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Southern Ute Museum to participate in national preservation program

The Southern Ute Museum announced this week it is one of 80 institutions from across the country selected to participate in the Collections Assessment for Preservation (CAP) program of the...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News