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Assistant County Manager Joanne Spina is likely to succeed Joe Kerby as county manager. Spina had already been selected to serve as interim county manager, but last week, La Plata County...
DATE: July 5, 2017 |
Firefighters were monitoring the Lightner Creek Fire by helicopter Tuesday to make sure it didn't jump containment lines. It could take days, or possibly up to a week or two before the fire is...
After years of planning, Helen's Country Liquor Store opened in May at 13906 Florida Road (County Road 240). Don Hutchins and his wife, Nicole, built the new 980-square-foot log cabin-style store...
DATE: June 12, 2017 |
Davin Montoya, Rachel Landis and Guinn Unger were elected to the La Plata Electric Association board Saturday. The election drew more attention than in years past, and several community groups...
DATE: May 15, 2017 |
Capes billowing in the air, small superheros ran with parents and teachers to honor Ignacio Elementary School third-grade teacher Laura Wagner on Saturday. Wagner fell ill in November with a...
DATE: May 10, 2017 |
Wolf Creek Ski Area will open Thanksgiving Day after a storm earlier this week dropped 16 inches of snow. The mountain has a 24-inch base, allowing the ski area to open 50 percent of its terrain....
DATE: Nov. 25, 2016 |
An all-new durangoherald.com website launched Monday to deliver around-the-clock news and entertainment in an easy-to-use format. The Durango Herald's new website has a visually-driven design...
DATE: Nov. 15, 2016 |
Bagpipes, the Miller Middle School Band and the Shriners will help honor veterans on Friday in the 16th annual Veterans Day Parade in Durango. A clear morning is expected for the parade, just like...
DATE: Nov. 9, 2016 |
The Southern Ute Indian Tribe and the Bureau of Land Management agreed Friday a tribal rule will govern hydraulic fracturing on tribal land. The tribe sued the Department of the Interior in summer...
DATE: Nov. 7, 2016 |
A 19-year-old woman died in the Cascade Creek waterfalls Sunday afternoon. Haley Clarke, from Bayfield, drowned in the waterfalls, according to the San Juan County Sheriff's Office's Facebook page...
DATE: July 5, 2016 |
The three victorious directors in the La Plata Electric Association election were announced Saturday at the Sky Ute Casino & Resort. Mike Alley won in the Archuleta County district, Dan Huntington...
DATE: May 9, 2016 |
It can be tough to finance startups and other business ventures. To help fill the gaps between what a bank can loan and what businesses need, the regional economic development district loans out...
DATE: Feb. 18, 2016 |
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Thanks to plenty of snow over the winter and a wet spring, plants are beginning to cover the burn area of the 416 Fire, north of Durango.
The ELHI Community Center that is located in the former Ignacio Elementary School building houses many organizations and growing.
Call it what you will: Snowmageddon, snowpocalypse, snowzilla or just a plain Colorado winter, Southwest Colorado definitely has a lot of snow. Email photos to email@example.com
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