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Is Relief in Sight for Tight Housing Market?
Sep18

Is Relief in Sight for Tight Housing Market?

Dan Korman, owner/broker with Alpenglow Properties, provides a quick update about the housing market in August and also discusses the state of Colorado’s efforts to address homelessness and affordable housing. Sponsored by Alpenglow Properties

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Parade of Homes: Best of the Best
Sep18

Parade of Homes: Best of the Best

The annual Parade of Homes returns this September after last year’s pandemic-induced hiatus, and it promises to be as inspiring as ever to those who are planning to build a new home or who want to dive into their own do-it-yourself remodel. Sponsored by Homebuilders Association of Southwest Colorado

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Congressional Candidate Wants to Bring Sanity Back to Congress
Sep18

Congressional Candidate Wants to Bring Sanity Back to Congress

Archuleta County resident Marina Zimmerman says she wants to bring sanity back to the Republican Party and to Congress as a candidate for the Third Congressional District seat in the House of Representatives. Sponsored by TruWest Auto and Happy Pappy’s Pizza and Wings

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Preparing for the Worst
Sep17

Preparing for the Worst

The Durango Fire Protection District’s new, four-story fire-training tower will provide the region’s firefighters with in-depth, realistic experiences fighting fires and rescuing victims. Sponsored by FASTSIGNS and Serious Texas Barbecue

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AUTUMN ARTS FESTIVAL SEPTEMBER 18 -19
Sep16

AUTUMN ARTS FESTIVAL SEPTEMBER 18 -19

  With concern for the safety of our Durango Autumn Arts Festival attendees, the following adjustments have been made to the event: To avoid clustered gatherings, there will be no indoor live entertainment, food court, or artist dinner. Patrons are encouraged to enjoy food from downtown restaurants. Social distancing measures will be maintained outside, and the art booths will be set up normally for the enjoyment and safe...

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Fall Weekend in Durango Itinerary
Sep10

Fall Weekend in Durango Itinerary

Durango, Colorado is a mountain town that offers a little bit of everything. No matter what your style is, there is a trail, shop, or spa for you to enjoy. During the fall, the weather is cooler and the activities are limitless. While you’re in town, check out these top picks and maybe you’ll decide to stay for a while! Arriving: -Fly into Durango – La Plata County Airport (DRO) and take Durango Cab or Buckhorn Limousine to your hotel...

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Durango Colorado Real Estate
Sep10

Durango Colorado Real Estate

Durango Colorado Real Estate durangocoloradorealestate.com and the SW Colorado Real Estate Region   A stunning 4 bed, 6 bath near Purgatory Resort BROKER SHOWCASE Spectacular Site in One of the Mountain’s Premier Estate Subdivisions Multiple units available in the Skyridge Commercial building Durango Area Commercial Property Search By the La Plata Economic Development Alliance   FUN things to do in Durango and SW...

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Summit Tackles Revolutionary Changes in Workplace
Sep09

Summit Tackles Revolutionary Changes in Workplace

The pandemic changed the world of work irrevocably, and that’s what the 2021 Economic Summit will address on Sept. 21. Find out who the speakers will be. Sponsored by Durango Party Rental and Tafoya Barrett & Associates

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Walk to End Alzheimer’s Disease on Sept. 25
Sep07

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Disease on Sept. 25

Scientists continue to learn more about what causes Alzheimer’s Disease and are slowly nearing a cure. Your participation in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Disease on Sept. 9 can help make a difference. Sponsored by Kroegers Ace Hardware in Durango and Choice Building Supply Ace Hardware in Cortez

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On board to have fun
Sep06

On board to have fun

    Artist Tim Kapustka, left, and Chase and Jen LaCroix, of Durango Outdoor Exchange, model some of their paddleboards from the locally based Colorado Paddle Co. The three are partnering on the business, with the LaCroixes selling the boards at their store and Kapustka doing the design work./ Photo by Jennaye Derge   I don’t know when I first heard “Durango” used as an adjective, but the first time I used it as such...

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Member Appreciation Lunches, LPEA’s Annual Meeting, and Winter-ready Rebates!
Sep04

Member Appreciation Lunches, LPEA’s Annual Meeting, and Winter-ready Rebates!

In this edition of #LPEAwire, learn more about LPEA’s upcoming member appreciation lunches, annual meeting, and available rebates to get your home winter ready. Sponsored by La Plata Electric Association

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You Can DO It!
Sep04

You Can DO It!

Losing weight doesn’t have to be a miserable experience, but it does take support and a mindful commitment to changing your eating habits. Sponsored by PHD Weight Loss

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COVID Cases Surge as School Year Begins
Sep03

COVID Cases Surge as School Year Begins

San Juan Basin Public Health urges area residents and visitors to wear a face mask indoors to prevent transmission of the highly contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus to protect the unvaccinated, the majority of whom are school children younger than 12. Sponsored by San Juan Basin Public Health and Whole Health Family Medicine Clinic

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Time to Tackle the Housing Crisis
Sep03

Time to Tackle the Housing Crisis

After decades of community conversation about the need for affordable housing, local municipal and county governments finally have the political will to tackle the problem. Interviews with Durango Mayor Kim Baxter, La Plata County Commissioner Marsha Porter-Norton, and Ignacio Mayor Stella Cox. Sponsored by FASTSIGNS of Durango and Durango Party Rental

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FOUR CORNERS MOTORCYCLE RALLY
Aug29

FOUR CORNERS MOTORCYCLE RALLY

Join us in 2021 in Durango, Colorado! Labor Day Weekend | Friday, September 3 – Sunday, September 5, 2021 Ride the Million Dollar Highway, Races, Stunt Shows, Live Music, Bike Shows, & More Website Update Coming Soon with Ticket Information, VIP & Hotel Packages, Camping & More! Thursday, September 2, 2021 Famous Silverton Gunfight by the Silverton Gunfighters Association Silverton, CO – Corner of 12th and...

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Live Like a Local at Leland House
Aug28

Live Like a Local at Leland House

A local Durango family recently purchased the Leland House from Diane Wildfang and her son, Kirk Komick. But don’t expect radical changes. The new owners want to carry on the hotel’s historic legacy. Featuring interviews with the new Leland House owners Tonya Ensign, Alec Ensign, and Dominic Martinez. Sponsored by 2180 Lighting and Design Studio and Happy Pappy’s Pizza and Wings

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Women’s Resource Center: Mapping a Course to Self-Sufficiency
Aug25

Women’s Resource Center: Mapping a Course to Self-Sufficiency

When women find themselves in a bind, whether they need help with a custody case, help with tuition or rent, or maybe help moving up the economic ladder, the Women’s Resource Center will help them find the resources they need to take care of themselves and their families. Sponsored by Alpine Bank

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Hope on the Horizon for Homeless Residents
Aug25

Hope on the Horizon for Homeless Residents

A new apartment complex is expected to open this fall to offer a path to security for those experiencing homelessness. Sponsored by Serious Texas Barbecue and The Payroll Department

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Visceral Fat Explained
Aug25

Visceral Fat Explained

That thick layer of fat around your belly is almost an independent organ that seems as if it never shrinks, no matter how much you diet. Learn what kinds of food you should eat to reduce that dangerous layer of fat. Sponsored by PHD Weight Loss

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Bringing Local Foods to Mountain Peaks
Aug25

Bringing Local Foods to Mountain Peaks

Louise Barton and Jane Barden, of Farm to Summit, are two young Durango entrepreneurs hoping to create tasty foods for hiking and backpacking by ‘upcycling’ food products from local farms that might otherwise go to waste. By Hannah Robertson. Sponsored by Tile and Light Art of Durango and San Juan Basin Public Health.

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