Times staff report

Tarkington is finalist for volunteer award

Finalists have been named in six categories for the annual Durango Rocks event to be held Jan. 17 at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College, and they include Ashleigh Tarkington, owner of...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Pros teaching at baseball clinic

Grinders for Grace, an annual fundraiser for Grace Morrissey and other children with disabilities, is set for Saturday, Jan. 12, at Strike Zone Baseball and Softball in Farmington. Coaches at the...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

CPW: new fees will protect Colorado waters from invasive mussels

DENVER - In order to keep destructive quagga and zebra mussels out of lakes and reservoirs in Colorado, boaters will help to provide crucial funding for the state's Aquatic Nuisance Species...

DATE: Dec. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

County working to remove snow, offers tips on winter driving

During the winter months, snow removal is the primary responsibility of the La Plata County Road and Bridge Department. To keep over 600 miles of county roads clear, County Road and Bridge crews...

DATE: Dec. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Two sets of Polar Express tickets available in newspaper contests

There will be two more drawings for two passes for the Polar Express on the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. Contestants need to find five train symbols in ads in the Pine River Times,...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bake sale to benefit Jolean Scott and family

There is a benefit bake sale Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Brenda's Old West Cafe for Jolean Scott, a Bayfield girl diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, an inoperable brain tumor....

DATE: Dec. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

CPW: be cautious of coyotes

TELLURIDE - Coyotes are fascinating creatures and the ultimate wildlife survivors; but Coloradoans should be wary of these clever canids if seen while hiking or near homes. Coyotes will defend...

DATE: Dec. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield plans to increase water, sewer rates

The Town of Bayfield completed a water and sewer user rate study looking forward five years. The results show the town needs to raise water rates by 10 percent to build water distribution line...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Red Cross accepting nominations to honor local heroes

Every day in Colorado there are events that disrupt lives and cause suffering. The Red Cross has been serving Colorado for more than 100 years, providing comfort and hope to people affected by...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

CSU master gardener applications due Dec. 31

The Colorado State University Extension Office in La Plata County is accepting applications for the 2019 Colorado Master Gardener (CMG) program until Dec. 31. Students will receive training in tree...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

LPEA lunch raising funds for local charities

In an effort to assist the Salvation Army over the holiday season, as well as support the new Veterans Outreach Center in Bodo Park, La Plata Electric Association (LPEA) will host its Stuff the...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Fundraisers to benefit Scott family

Friends of the family of Jolean Scott are holding two fundraisers on Friday and Saturday to raise funds to cover her medical expenses. Jolean was diagnosed in August with an aggressive form of...

DATE: Nov. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

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