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Farmers Market: Mancos’ High Pine Produce is all over Durango

High Pine Produce is a farm with ambitions of growing and changing. Owner Max Kirks said the farm has been an incubator at the Old Fort in Hesperus for the last three years, but moved this year to...

DATE: July 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

San Juan Forest reopens roads near Doe Canyon Fire

Responsibility for management of the Doe Canyon Fire, burning 10 miles southeast of Dove Creek, has been turned over to the Dolores Ranger District of the San Juan National Forest, and road...

DATE: July 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Aid to ICE, use of lights discussed in town hall with Marshal’s Office

Law officers’ use of emergency lights and their cooperation with federal immigration officials were debated at a crowded town hall hosted by the Mancos Marshal’s Office last week. The July 2...

DATE: July 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Public can comment on proposed expansion of Hesperus coal mine

A coal mine in La Plata County is one step closer to expanding operations for at least another 20 years. Preparing for its coal reserves to run out, GCC Energy, which has operated the King II coal...

DATE: July 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Almost two weeks later, woman swept away in stream remains missing

Tuesday marked the 13th day since a Louisiana woman was swept away in a high-mountain stream outside Silverton. Search and rescue officials said Tuesday the woman remains missing. Tessie...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Lawmakers chide Tri-State for not disclosing federal regulation plans

State lawmakers are calling for Tri-State Generation and Transmission, Southwest Colorado’s wholesale electricity supplier, to delay a vote on pursuing federal regulations of electrical rates...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Soup kitchen takes big step to offer more fresh produce

A greenhouse under construction near Manna, Durango’s soup kitchen, will increase the fresh ingredients available for meals served to Durango’s poorest residents. The garden supplied Swiss chard,...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

What’s next for D&SNG in $25 million federal lawsuit?

It took more than a year for the U.S. Forest Service to announce the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad was the cause of the 416 Fire and on the hook for $25 million for firefighting costs,...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Interns gain experience at Canyons of Ancients

College interns studying archaeology gain real-world experience every spring and summer at Canyons of the Ancients Visitor Center and Museum. The three-month internship includes housing and is...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

PHOTO: Barbecue mishap

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

4 people shot in parking lot outside New Mexico nightclub

ALBUQUERQUE – Four people have been shot outside a nightclub in New Mexico. News organizations reported that all four people were transported to hospitals after the shooting in an Albuquerque...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hickenlooper: Vast majority of campaign’s problem ‘was me’

PERRY, Iowa – Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Sunday “the vast majority of the problem with the campaign was me,” but promised to stay in the Democratic presidential race and become a...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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