Show me
Sort by
No search query provided. Showing recent articles.

Night photography at the Mancos Public Library

Local photographer Lanny Wagner is giving a presentation on night photography at the Mancos Public Library on March 14. Wagner, a retired Bureau of Land Management employee, formerly served as the...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2019 | UPDATED: 2 days 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Storm plays havoc with roads, triggers avalanches at Telluride

Snow arrived as expected Monday in Southwest Colorado, setting off avalanches at Telluride, chain laws on mountain passes, treacherous driving conditions and delays at the Durango-La Plata County...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Four M-CHS wrestlers qualify for state tournament

Heading into the Class 3A Region 1 Tournament in Montrose, Feb. 15-16, the Montezuma-Cortez High School wrestling team knew that it would have its hands full as its members battled to qualify for...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | UPDATED: 4 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Say my name: Scandinavian countries have abandoned socialist policies

Socialism is fashionable. We hear from progressives there is no reason why the U.S. could not ape countries such as Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark and the U.K., and build a bigger state where...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Editorials

City staff getting fitter, healthier – and less costly

Many look at the New Year as an opportunity to resolve to lose weight or become more fit. For Cortez city staff, wellness is not just a consideration on a list of New Year’s Resolutions, but rather...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Monday storm brings dangerous road conditions, crashes

Snow arrived in force Monday in Southwest Colorado, bringing avalanches at Telluride, chain laws on mountain passes, crashes on highways and delays at the Durango-La Plata County Airport. The...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores, Dove Creek, Mancos qualify wrestlers for state

After long regular seasons during which they battled injuries and low numbers, Dolores High School, Dove Creek High School and Mancos High School will be represented at the Colorado state wrestling...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

City, county may spend $70,000 on strategic plan to address homelessness

A government-led plan that could identify long-term solutions for homeless residents in Durango may get started this year after a lengthly delay stemming from the 416 Fire. Durango city councilors...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bill aims to lower state health exchange costs by 30 percent

A bill pending in the Colorado Legislature could lower insurance premiums for those who purchase insurance through the state health exchange. In La Plata County, about 3,000 people purchased...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

It’s time to ditch the Electoral College

The Electoral College disenfranchises voters (“Are we a state? Denver looks for national alignment ,” Feb. 11). Five times in the past, the majority of voters in America were disenfranchised when...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Hooray for CORE Act – now let’s pass it

Layne Rigney of Osprey Packs shares my sentiment when it comes to the enormous benefits the Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy (CORE) Act would bring to Southwest Colorado, including San...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Teen in New Mexico school shooting detained for evaluation

RIO RANCHO, N.M. – A teen who authorities say fired a gun at a New Mexico school and intended to kill his ex-girlfriend has been ordered to remain in detention while he undergoes mental health...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: