Upper Pine fire mentorship builds path to public service

BAYFIELD – Upper Pine River Fire Protection District and Bayfield High School launched a mentor-based internship program to help seniors find a path to public service and agencies find new...

DATE: Dec. 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

One man brings recycling to the Pine River Valley

BAYFIELD – One man has single-handedly provided recycling services for the Pine River Valley since 2018, and now he is looking for ways to expand his services. Antwan Whitehead, owner of TDL...

DATE: Dec. 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

New programs help Pine River residents through winter

In the Pine River Valley, which stretches from Vallecito to Arboles, everyday services can be especially challenging for low-income, senior and disabled residents. Three programs can help remote...

DATE: Dec. 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Calendar of Events

These events will take place Dec. 28-Jan. 3: 5-8 p.m. Sunday Dec. 29, Hanukkah celebration, Simchat HaMashiach/Joy in the Messiah, 442 Wolverine Drive. Dinner, puppet show, games, fellowship and...

DATE: Dec. 26, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Road Runner Transit to reduce services to stay afloat

Road Runner Transit, one of the only public transportation operators in La Plata County, is thinning its routes in 2020 in an attempt to maintain services with less funding. The transit service,...

DATE: Dec. 26, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield fitness center brings holiday cheer to pups

Momentum 24/7 Fitness in Bayfield has the only Christmas tree in Bayfield dedicated to dogs at Annie’s Orphans shelter – and they’re using it to raise food and funds to support 60 dogs for one...

DATE: Dec. 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Durango men suspected of armed robbery, assault remain at-large

Two Durango men suspected of an armed robbery and assault last Thursday remain at-large and are still considered armed and dangerous, according to Durango Police. Cmdr. Jacob Dunlop said the two...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Denver PBS coming to satellite viewers in Southwest Colorado

Southwest Coloradans received a stocking stuffer on Christmas Eve: agreements with satellite television providers to carry Denver’s Public Broadcasting Service affiliate, Rocky Mountain PBS. But...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Texas family loses way from Durango to Norwood, kicks off search mission

A Texas family relying on a GPS route to get to Norwood from Durango ended up lost on a snowpacked mountain road, spending the night in wintry conditions in the San Juan Mountains and kicking off a...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Durango likely to wake up to white Christmas

Residents across Southwest Colorado are likely to wake up to a snowy Christmas morning and could see more during the day Wednesday. Durango was expected to receive 2 to 4 inches of snow overnight...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

1 person injured in morning crash, flown to Mercy

A woman was flown to Mercy Regional Medical Center with injuries after her car rolled over and went about 200 feet off the side of County Road 310 about 5:50 a.m. Monday. Lindsay Box,...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

La Plata Electric votes to raise revenue; rate increase expected in April

La Plata Electric Association’s board voted this week to increase the co-op’s revenue by $3 million in 2020, a decision expected to increase rates in April. The revenue increase is needed to update...

DATE: Dec. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

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