Pagosa falls to Flagstaff in Outside Magazine contest

Flagstaff, Arizona, defeated Pagosa Springs in Outside Magazine’s online contest to decide the “Best Town in America” and has advanced to the final eight. The vote was close, with Flagstaff earning...

DATE: May 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

Don’t let Chihuahuas play with coyotes

As coyotes are looking for mates and food, and also protecting their young, Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds pet owners that the wild canines can be aggressive toward humans and small animals....

DATE: April 20, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Revamped ramp open at Navajo Lake

After undergoing major repairs, the boat ramp at Navajo State Park is open to the general public for boat launching. The boat ramp was resurfaced and extended another 300 feet into the reservoir....

DATE: April 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: More Sports

FLC professor hired by New York college

Suzanne Wilhelm, who has served as associate dean and professor of law in the School of Administration at Fort Lewis College, has been hired as dean of the Huether School of Business at The College...

DATE: March 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: Education

Crane festival this weekend

The spring migration of greater sandhill cranes is in full force in southern Colorado. In conjunction, the annual Monte Vista Crane Festival is scheduled for Friday through Sunday. “People in...

DATE: March 12, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

Durango Film offers freebies Wednesday

Not much in life is free, but Wednesday’s opening of Durango Film offers that rare opportunity. With free shows at 6:30, 7 and 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Gaslight Theatre, the annual festival kicks...

DATE: March 5, 2015 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Spruce beetle workshop at FLC

The U.S. Forest Service scheduled a March 17 meeting to inform the public about the spruce beetle and the agency plan to increase active management of the insect, which has chewed its way through...

DATE: March 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Spruce beetle workshop at FLC

The U.S. Forest Service scheduled a March 17 meeting to inform the public about the spruce beetle and the agency plan to increase active management of the insect, which has chewed its way through...

DATE: March 2, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Public-land advisers sought by southwest BLM district

The Bureau of Land Management's northwest and southwest districts are looking for five nominations each for seats on their respective Resource Advisory Council. The councils make recommendations on...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Mancos man second in Chama ski event

Durangoans Molly Hummel and Steve Ilg took Queen of the Mountain and King of the Mountain titles, respectively, on Jan. 18 at the 42nd annual Chama Chile Ski Classic on Cumbres Pass north of Chama,...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Honors to be bestowed on Ernest House Jr.

History Colorado will honor Ernest House Jr., at the 29th annual Stephen H. Hart Awards for Historic Preservation ceremony on Feb. 4. The ceremony will take place at the History Colorado Center in...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

State parks now taking summer camping reservations

Yes, it’s January, but Colorado Parks and Wildlife is recommending that those contemplating a summer camping trip to a state park make reservations now. “Our most popular camping sites fill up six...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living