Briefs

Briefs

Mountain bike race to be held Aug. 9 The Dolores Rotary Club will hold the 16th annual Escalante Days Mountain Bike Race, starting at 9:50 a.m. Aug. 9 at Fifth and Central in Dolores. There will...

DATE: June 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

New home building declined in May

WASHINGTON – The pace of U.S. home construction slipped in May with many Americans still struggling to afford new houses. Builders started work at a seasonally adjusted annual rate on 1.01 million...

DATE: June 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Business

Outdoors Briefs

Public access restricted on Colorado Trail The Forest Service will restrict public access and use of the Colorado Trail between Kennebec Pass and Junction Creek Campground from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m....

DATE: June 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Living

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Cortez, SJMA work together on kids projects SJMA is working with Cortez Parks and Recreation and Trout Unlimited, Dolores River Anglers chapter, to bring educational programs to children, ages...

DATE: May 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: Living

Earth Brief

Farmers, ranchers can apply for loans Farmers and ranchers in La Plata, Montezuma, Dolores, San Miguel and Archuleta counties may be eligible for low-interest emergency loans to help cover losses...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local briefs

Cortez Idol finalists are selected The top 20 finalists have been named for the 2nd Annual Cortez Idol competition. The winner receives a $1,000 cash prize. More than 50 singers auditioned over a...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Health Briefs

January is cervical health month January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and women are encouraged to talk with their health-care providers about scheduling a pap test. A pap test is the first...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - Living

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Aztec Ruins plans luminarias Aztec Ruins National Monument, 84 County Road 2900 in Aztec, will host its annual Evening of Lights from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 19. People may arrive by 4:45 p.m. to see the...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Aztec Ruins plans luminarias

Aztec Ruins National Monument, 84 County Road 2900 in Aztec, will host its annual Evening of Lights from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 19. People may arrive by 4:45 p.m. to see the winter solstice alignment,...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Health Briefs

Acupuncture clinic available to veterans A Durango Veterans Acupuncture Clinic will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Mondays and from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at 635 East Fifth Ave. This is a free,...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2013 | CATEGORY: Living

Sports Briefs

Southwest Softball, T-ball registrationsSouthwest Softball is now accepting registrations for upcoming summer T-ball and softball leagues. T-ball for girls, ages 4-6; and, softball, for girls ages...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2013 | CATEGORY: More Sports