Six charged in serial burglary east of Cortez

CORTEZ – Six individuals arrested over the summer on suspicion of repeatedly trespassing a residential property east of Cortez and stealing minibikes, power tools, a snowmobile and farm equipment...

DATE: Dec. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Crow Canyon’s pueblo farming project cited in carbon cycle report

The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center’s Pueblo Farming Project was highlighted in a new U.S. government report, “The Second State of the Carbon Cycle Report” – a companion piece to the highly...

DATE: Dec. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Marvel family loses home, belongings in house fire

A La Plata County family lost its home and belongings Sunday night in a fire just south of Marvel. Fort Lewis Mesa Fire Protection District Chief John Lee said a call came in around 6:45 p.m. that...

DATE: Dec. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield ‘No on pot’ sign stolen

Organizers of the campaign urging a no vote on marijuana sales in Bayfield report that one of their banners was stolen. The banner was displayed on the fence of a downtown home across from the...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

New program seeks to prevent child abuse, neglect

Parents of young children are learning to identify more serious illnesses and how to make their homes safer places as part of SafeCare, a new San Juan Basin Public Health program. SafeCare , which...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mercy Regional Medical Center to devote more time to sexual assault services

Mercy Regional Medical Center will expand staff hours dedicated to victims of sexual assault thanks to a state grant it will receive in January. Mercy will receive $75,000 from the grant, allowing...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio to eliminate impact fees

In an effort to boost commercial and residential development, the town of Ignacio wants to eliminate the impact fees that provided funding to Ignacio police, streets and schools. “The intent is to...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Prep Roundup: Ignacio basketball teams fall to top-10 foes in Limon

The Ignacio High School girls basketball team got an ideal early-season Class 2A matchup against No. 2 Limon on Saturday afternoon at the Limon Invitational, but the Bobcats could not get over the...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Snow expected Sunday, then a chill

Southwest Colorado is in for more snow Sunday, a dusting that will likely freeze as cold, northern winds whip through the San Juan Mountains early next week, weather officials say. People living...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Price increase proposed for monument museum

Canyons of the Ancients National Monument will host two public meetings to discuss proposed fee increases for the monument’s visitor center and museum west of Dolores. The meetings will take place...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Girls wrestling growing at Durango High

The Colorado High School Activities Association has introduced girls wrestling as a pilot sport. While it is not officially sanctioned by CHSAA yet and there is not a state championship event for...

DATE: Nov. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Complaint alleges Dan Snowberger compromised identity of alleged sexual assault victim

The father of a student who was allegedly sexually assaulted by a classmate at Riverview Elementary School has filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education saying that Durango School...

DATE: Nov. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

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