Trade ‘hummer’ in for efficiency

Refrigerators are mainstays of modern American life. A common view of these units is that as long as the beer or pop is still cold, life is good. Refrigerators are worth talking about because they...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

Nursery rhymes help foster early learning in kids

April is the Month of the Young Child, and has been celebrated each year since its 1971 inception by the National Association for the Education of Young Children as a way to honor young children...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

State champ Segar Oliver is first CMS wrestler to win state

Segar Oliver will leave his mark at Cortez Middle School as the first and only wrestler to win a Colorado state championship for the Jaguars.After placing fourth last year at state as a...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

Rico residents escape to Utah

Hello readers, I am back from Utah ... refreshed and ready to face the springtime roller coaster back in Rico.Marlene had mentioned in last week’s article that we left out of Rico hauling the fifth...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

Scouting Chaco

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

St. Jude’s earns name with historic move

To look at the modest Catholic church on a side street in Dove Creek — St. Jude’s, with its plain white stucco and square bell tower — you might never imagine what history is stored within its...

DATE: April 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

101st birthday

DATE: April 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

Kleen living

Alvin Luther runs a successful window cleaning business with clients in Cortez, Dolores, Mancos, Durango and Silverton. He decided last month to go from client to client on the seat of a bicycle....

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

Healthy feet help people stay active

Now that the weather is warming up, that means it’s time to start enjoying outdoor activities. If you’re ready to go hiking, play a few rounds of golf, hit the tennis courts, get back to jogging,...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

50th anniversary

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

Hanson, Chappell to wed

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living

Lewis, Brace to wed

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Living