Aero and aviation sport

Silverton faces fight over heli-skiing

Inside an old courthouse in San Juan County, the adage "all politics is local" rings true. Sitting and standing shoulder-to-shoulder inside a small room in the county courthouse in Silverton,...

DATE: July 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Battle over heli-skiing plan divides Silverton

Inside an old courthouse in San Juan County, the adage “all politics is local” rings true. Sitting and standing shoulder-to-shoulder inside a small room in the county courthouse in Silverton,...

DATE: July 27, 2015 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Multiple agencies probe plane crash

Authorities from La Plata County Sheriff’s Office, the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the Friday morning crash of a World War II-era...

DATE: July 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

An icon takes flight

On a cool, gray morning at Durango-La Plata County Airport, a fleck of silver approaches from the north. The silvery glint is accompanied by a loud thrum that becomes a gurgled roar as the P-51...

DATE: April 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News