Saddlemaker serves as Mesa Verde artist

Lisa Skyhorse, a full-time saddlemaker for 40 years, will serve as Mesa Verde National Park's artist in residence Sept. 14-27. Skyhorse will give a free public presentation of her unique art on...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

Picking and grinning

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

40 Years Ago in Dolores

Rob Englehart Injured in Accident Rob Englehart, song of Mr. and Mrs. Chuck Englehart of Lewis, was involved in a construction accident near Pagosa Springs recently. His arm was caught in the belt...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

80 Years Ago in Dolores

Auto Club Demands Better Motor Law Enforcement Colorado now has its statutes motor vehicle laws which are on a par with the best in the country. The uniform provisions recommended nationally are...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

Copycat bears

DATE: Sept. 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

Unicyclist completes Colorado Trail run

The first person to ever attempt the Colorado Trail on a unicycle reached Durango on Monday evening in an effort to raise money for the neurological illness ALS, better known as Lou Gehrig's...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

Fashion show at Four Seasons benefits Cancer Coalition

Five years ago, Love on a Hanger owner Tiffani Waters got the idea to host a little fashion show at J. Fargo's restaurant, as a fun way to show off merchandise from her Main Street ladies clothing...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

Lynx captured in rare photos

DENVER - Scores of fierce-looking lynx roam the remote Colorado high country, 16 years after they were reintroduced to the state. But they're rarely seen or photographed. Now, state researchers...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: Sept. 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

CSU Extension apple 'U-Pick' is Sept. 19

For The Cortez Journal The Colorado State University Extension's annual apple "U-Pick" harvest is Saturday, Sept. 19, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the CSU Southwestern Colorado Research Station, about 18...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living

The elk of Mesa Verde

For The Cortez Journal Ranger Paul Morey will discuss the natural history of elk and their management within and around Mesa Verde on Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, at the Far View Lodge in Mesa Verde...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - Living