What You May Not Know about Dinosaurs
Oct19

What You May Not Know about Dinosaurs

The Powerhouse Science Center hosts a fun exhibit about dinosaurs curated by the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Learn about the latest discoveries and research.

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Balloon Rally a Go, but Stay in Your Car!
Oct14

Balloon Rally a Go, but Stay in Your Car!

The fifth-annual Animas Valley Balloon Rally will take off as planned, complete with a drive-by balloon glow in the valley on Saturday night. Learn more about the schedule of events.

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Minkler Shares His Priorities for County
Oct13

Minkler Shares His Priorities for County

Last week, we broadcast three out of four La Plata County Commissioner candidate presentations. Because of a miscommunication on our part, we were unable to connect with Charly Minkler, independent candidate for District 3. Our apologies, and please meet Charly Minkler!

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Concert Hall Hosts Virtual Live Concert
Oct12

Concert Hall Hosts Virtual Live Concert

Sign up for a virtual live worldwide concert featuring the Moody Blues tribute band, Go Now, and you you support the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College.

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Meet Marsha Porter-Norton, Democratic Candidate for District 2
Oct09

Meet Marsha Porter-Norton, Democratic Candidate for District 2

We asked the four La Plata County Commissioner candidates to tell us what their priorities will be if they win their seats. Meet Marsha Porter-Norton. (The views expressed are those of the county commissioner candidates and are presented as a public service of the Local NEWS Network.)

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Meet Jack Turner, Independent Candidate for County Commissioner, District 2
Oct09

Meet Jack Turner, Independent Candidate for County Commissioner, District 2

We asked the four La Plata County Commissioner candidates to tell us what their priorities will be if they win their seats. Meet Jack Turner! (The views expressed are those of the county commissioner candidates and are presented as a public service of the Local NEWS Network.)

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Meet Matt Salka, Democratic Candidate for County Commissioner, District 3
Oct09

Meet Matt Salka, Democratic Candidate for County Commissioner, District 3

We asked the four La Plata County Commissioner candidates to tell us what their priorities will be if they win their seats. Meet Matt Salka, the Democratic candidate for the District 3 seat. Charly Minkler, the independent candidate running against Salka, did not respond to several requests to participate. (The views expressed are those of the county commissioner candidates and are presented as a public service of the Local NEWS Network.)

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Urban Refugees Heat Real Estate Market
Oct08

Urban Refugees Heat Real Estate Market

The real estate market is hot right now, thanks, in part, to urban pandemic refugees looking for a better quality of life. Alpenglow Properties owner Dan Korman dives into the stats.

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District Says School Buildings Need Repair
Oct07

District Says School Buildings Need Repair

Better Schools, Better Future Campaign is stumping for a yes vote on Referendum 4A, a measure that would allow the district to raise $90 million for school repairs and rebuilding Miller Middle School.

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New LPEA Wire News Update Debuts
Oct06

New LPEA Wire News Update Debuts

We introduce the LPEA Wire, a newsy update from La Plata Electric. Learn about the LPEA virtual town halls scheduled for October, COVID relief funds for electric bills, and how to lower costs.

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