United Blood Services announces urgent need for Type O blood donors

United Blood Services last week announced an urgent appeal for type O blood donors in New Mexico and Southwest Colorado, joining a growing number of blood centers across the country that are...

DATE: Aug. 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Forest Service plans controlled burn near Sauls Creek Small fires could start this weekend through mid-September

The San Juan National Forest plans to conduct a prescribed burn sometime in the next few weeks on about 1,100 acres in the Sauls Creek area about five miles east of Bayfield. The earliest burning...

DATE: Aug. 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

COGCC honors outstanding operators

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission honored WPX Energy, Swift Energy Operating and the Southern Ute Indian Tribe - Department of Energy as Outstanding Operators and Anadarko Petroleum...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Biologist to talk about wildlife in the wilderness

As part of the continuing celebration of the 50th anniversary of the federal Wilderness Act, a veteran Colorado biologist will talk about the importance of wilderness to wildlife populations in the...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

CDOT to start rockfall work on Highway 3

Colorado Department of Transportation will start rockfall mitigation on State Highway 3 on Thursday, Aug. 21. The south end of Hwy. 3 will be closed through mid November for this work. The work...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

LPEA installing self-service payment kiosk

La Plata Electric Association has been installing a customer self-service kiosk this week outside LPEA headquarters at 45 Stewart St. in Bodo Business Park in Durango. The drive-through kiosk will...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Navajo State Park 50th anniversary celebration Aug. 23

ARBOLES - This year marks the 50th anniversary of southwest Colorado's Navajo State Park, and the public is invited to visit the park on Aug. 23 for activities and programs to commemorate the...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Upper Pine crews fighting California fire

Two crews from Upper Pine Fire Protection District have been deployed to the July Complex fire in Northern California. Six wildland firefighters and two engines left on Saturday, Aug. 2, said...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Bears are out and eating in preparation for hibernation

While humans are basking in the heat of mid-summer, bears know that fall is approaching and they are starting to prepare for their long winter nap. That means bears are now constantly on the move...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Cattlemen announce chuck wagon cook-off results

The La Plata-Archuleta Cattlemen held their annual chuck wagon cook-off on Saturday at the La Plata County Fairgrounds as part of Durango Fiesta Days. Contestants are given ingredients to cook just...

DATE: July 31, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio celebrates 114th San Ignacio Fiesta

Ignacio area residents turned out last weekend to celebrate San Ignacio Fiesta. The Saturday morning parade featured colorful floats with lots of tossed candy, Latino bands, and since this is an...

DATE: July 31, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Fiesta prize winners announced

Saturday parade winners for San Ignacio Fiesta were: Grand Prize - Threadgill family celebrating 114 years 1st Commercial - Ignacio Family Medicine 2nd Commercial - Take Shape for Life 1st Royalty...

DATE: July 31, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: