Making a gardener’s Christmas list, checking it twice

I know that finding the perfect gift can be a challenge. Everyone has “that” person on their holiday gift list, the one who has everything. The one who is impossible to buy for. The one you end up...

DATE: April 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Gail’s Garden Winter watering is crucial this year

Happy New Gardening Year! Even though it’s not planting season, there is still a gardening chore you need to be doing right now and that’s watering. One of the most common causes of winterkill...

DATE: April 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Sunflower hosts The Cannondolls and Six Dollar String Band

Durango-based bands Six Dollar String Band and The Cannondolls will take the Sunflower Theatre’s stage for a night of Americana, country and old-time Southwest Colorado music on Saturday at 7 p.m....

DATE: April 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

On Saturday morning, the Met will spin a satirical tale

At two hours and 47 minutes running time, the French Cinderella will not be late to the ball. By any measure, the Metropolitan Opera’s smart, tart production of “Cendrillon” is short. You can see...

DATE: April 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Battle over Affordable Care Act shifts to the states

We’ve heard relatively little from Washington in recent months about the Affordable Care Act, but that doesn’t mean our elected officials have forgotten about it or that its future is certain....

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: April 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Utah officials wary of pot shop 3 miles from state border

SALT LAKE CITY – Utah officials are wary after the first marijuana shop opened in the tiny town of Dinosaur, Colorado, just a few miles from the state line. Utah Highway Patrol Lt. Todd Royce...

DATE: April 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: April 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Crow Canyon Connection moving to downtown Cortez

Crow Canyon Connection at the Colorado Welcome Center will host a grand opening for its shop at 928 E. Main St. in Cortez on April 6. The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, in operation for 35...

DATE: April 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

California judge rules that coffee requires cancer warning

LOS ANGELES — Coffee sellers will have to post ominous warnings in California because each cup contains a chemical linked to cancer, a judge ruled. The culprit is a byproduct of the bean roasting...

DATE: April 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar: A look at coming events

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DATE: March 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living