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Beverlin fills new public lands post

Dolores Public Lands Manager Steve Beverlin will serve as the first-ever Colorado Service First coordinator for the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Bureau of Land Management.The forest service’s Rocky...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fire destroys mobile home

Fire destroyed a mobile home Thursday morning near Mancos.The Mancos Fire Protection District responded just before 10 a.m. Thursday to find the mobile home fully engulfed in flame, Captain Scott...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Crash kills local man

DURANGO — Authorities have identified the victims involved in a fiery crash that killed three people Tuesday evening between Hesperus and Mancos Hill.A Colorado Springs family was passing through...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dancers take steps toward universal peace

Event has sacred phrases, chants, movements

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

SJMA seeks volunteers for Canyons of the Ancients

San Juan Mountains Association and Canyons of the Ancients are recruiting volunteers to serve as trail information specialists for Sand Canyon.Volunteers will be trained to provide monument...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

City will close 7th Street temporarily for construction

The city of Cortez will close Seventh Street at the Broadway intersection headed east, toward Mesa Elementary School, at 8 a.m. Monday, March 28. The street will reopen Friday, April 1, at 4...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

County commissioners will consider zoning request

Montezuma County commissioners will meet at 9 a.m. Monday, March 28, at 109 W. Main St., Room 306, in Cortez.At 9:05 a.m., commissioners will hear the weekly road department report.At 10 a.m., the...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Marijuana rules may change

Durango medical marijuana rules are likely to change numerous times in the months and years ahead to address local issues and state-level decisions.That was the message La Plata County...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Judge hears Fulbright case

The case of a local man accused of leading authorities on a cross-county pursuit was bound over on all counts to the 22nd Judicial District Court following oral arguments in a preliminary hearing...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Wounded suspect goes to jail

A man shot by local law enforcement March 19 is returning to Montezuma County after being treated for injuries in a Denver Hospital. Zachary Sullivan, 31, is being released to the custody of the...

DATE: March 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Growers hear about hops

With an ever-expanding interest in home and local brews, the consumption of beer has become more of an art than a pastime. And as the number of breweries in Colorado expands, so does the need for...

DATE: March 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Youths ask city to snuff tobacco

Under a naked florescent light in the shadowy basement of a government building, a young woman in a brown trench coat slammed a folder down on the table.“A crime has taken place,” she said. “Do you...

DATE: March 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News