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Talk about town Durango man to compete for $1 million, title of ‘American Ninja Warrior’

Durango resident Ryan Elliott will compete for $1 million at the “American Ninja Warrior” national finals to be held June 13-18 in Las Vegas. “American Ninja Warrior” is a sports entertainment...

DATE: May 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

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Owner of Ska Brewing featured in food documentary

When people first meet Dave Thibodeau, co-founder of Ska Brewing Co. , they often assume he’s a fisherman and/or hunter, but that couldn’t be further from the truth, he said in a documentary about...

DATE: May 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

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Purgatory to hold first Locals Benefit Day of season on Sunday

Skiers who like to make a difference while they schuss down Lower Hades will enjoy Locals Benefit Days, when Purgatory Resort offers discounted tickets and gives a portion of the day’s proceeds to...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2015 | CATEGORY: More Sports

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Durango named top Christmas (and redneck) destination

The Durango Herald Apparently, Durango is the perfect destination, offering family-friendly Polar Express rides and lots of alcohol and ammo. Durango is one of the top 50 best Christmas...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Saddlemaker serves as Mesa Verde artist

Lisa Skyhorse, a full-time saddlemaker for 40 years, will serve as Mesa Verde National Park’s artist in residence Sept. 14–27. Skyhorse will give a free public presentation of her unique art on...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

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Yep, Top 10 again

Name a list that has something to do with the best offering of outdoor pursuits, and Durango has a good chance of being on it. This time, it’s National Geographic Traveler with “America’s 10 Best...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

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Fruits of fall

It’s the peak of the season at the Durango Farmers Market, and display tables are overflowing with a cornucopia of healthy produce. But despite the dazzling array of color and mouth-watering stacks...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

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Q&A: Artist teams up with legend Taj Mahal

Dove Creek-based painter Cody Lyon is debuting 21 of her original works on Oct. 3 at Olio, alongside a special guest: blues legend Taj Mahal.Lyon, a Southwest Colorado native, who lives and works...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

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Durango competes for Best Destination for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Is Durango best for outdoor enthusiasts? Gold King Mine spill aside, is Durango the Best Destination for Outdoor Enthusiasts? It might be. USA TODAY included the city in its 10 Best Readers' Choice...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - Living

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Durango competes for Best Destination for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Is Durango best for outdoor enthusiasts? Gold King Mine spill aside, is Durango the Best Destination for Outdoor Enthusiasts? It might be. USA TODAY included the city in its 10 Best Readers’ Choice...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

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Magazine: Durango a top getaway

Durango recently earned a nod of approval from 5280 The Denver Magazine, which deemed the city of 17,000 No. 1 of “Seven Spectacular Small Town Getaways” in Colorado. The article details ways to...

DATE: Sept. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

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A saddle hits the stage

Durangoans Loren and Lisa Skyhorse are known for their intricate work in leather, with pieces in the permanent collection of the Booth Western Art Museum and scores of private collections. In the...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living