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Do You Need to Shovel Your Roof Before It Caves In?
Mar01

Do You Need to Shovel Your Roof Before It Caves In?

As the snow piles up, so does the weight, and county emergency officials warn that it may be time to shovel the snow off your roof before it collapses.

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Durango Regional Job Fair
Mar01

Durango Regional Job Fair

Four Corners Expo – Durango Regional Job Fair March 2019 Show Times 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Friday, March 15, 2019 Vendors from March 2018 4CornersJobs.com Aflac American General Media Aramark Mesa Verde Durango Transfer Ballantine Communications/ The Durango Herald Bar-D Chuckwagon Bloomfield Schools Blue Lake Ranch & Ridgewood Event Center City Market Colorado Dept. of Transportation Colorado State Patrol / Cortez Port of...

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YTD Snowpack for Colorado & Utah
Feb23

YTD Snowpack for Colorado & Utah

Here is a look at the snowpack for Utah and Colorado as of this morning (Feb 22). Of course, this does not include today’s snowfall but it is still good news regardless. On average, Colorado is sitting at about 115% of normal for snow water equivalent (SWE) so far this water year. Southeastern Utah is even more impressive sitting at 151% of normal! All areas seem to be getting their fair share of snow and then some. Very good to...

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A’round In Durango – A Round at Eolus with SASO
Feb23

A’round In Durango – A Round at Eolus with SASO

Check out the television series ‘A’round in Durango’ by Durango Land and Homes!  See more episodes or search Durango real estate at Durango Land and Homes.

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A’round In Durango – A Round at El Moro with Trails 2000
Feb23

A’round In Durango – A Round at El Moro with Trails 2000

Check out the television series ‘A’round in Durango’ by Durango Land and Homes!  See more episodes or search Durango real estate at Durango Land and Homes.

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Will Tax District Save Our Rural Libraries?
Jan27

Will Tax District Save Our Rural Libraries?

Neighbors of the Durango Public Library branches at Fort Lewis Mesa and Sunnyside elementary schools want to preserve their local libraries, but they may have to establish a new taxing district to ensure stable funding.

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The Durango Hundred Club
Jan18

The Durango Hundred Club

Last week we wrote about the Snowdown Bed Race, and how proceeds from the event will benefit The Hundred Club of Durango. This week we want to spotlight the Hundred Club, as it is a unique organization that serves Durango. The Hundred Club provides a substantial contribution to the family of a deceased public safety officer on duty within 72 hours. This is a spectacular service, as public safety officers sacrifice much to keep our...

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POWDER ALERT – Come enjoy a real winter in Durango!
Jan18

POWDER ALERT – Come enjoy a real winter in Durango!

  Post courtesy of Jim Wotkyns Blog.  Read more here or search Durango real estate.

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Business Offers Refills to Reduce Plastic
Jan11

Business Offers Refills to Reduce Plastic

Tired of all the plastic that accumulates after you’ve used up the product? WeFill, a new company in town, offers bulk refills of organic soaps, bath products and household cleaners to reduce the amount of plastic used.

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A’round In Durango – Desperado
Oct26

A’round In Durango – Desperado

Check out the television series ‘A’round in Durango’ by Durango Land and Homes!  See more episodes or search Durango real estate at Durango Land and Homes.

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Firefighters gathered for unique 9/11 stair climb in Durango
Sep17

Firefighters gathered for unique 9/11 stair climb in Durango

DURANGO, Colo. (KRQE) – Firefighters from La Plata County honored their fallen brothers and sisters on 9/11 in a unique stair climb. Upper Pine Fire, Durango Fire and Farmington firefighters gathered at the bottom of the Sky Steps in Durango on Tuesday. In full gear, crew members climbed the 500 step staircase three times — the same height as the Twin Towers. The Sky Steps lead from downtown Durango to the Fort Lewis...

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E-Bike Rental Company ‘Rolls’ in Durango
Jul20

E-Bike Rental Company ‘Rolls’ in Durango

A new pedal-assisted electric-bike rental company takes a stab at serving customers, despite uncertainty of City of Durango trail policies.

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Durango Makes Another “Best Of” List
Jul13

Durango Makes Another “Best Of” List

Durango has been named No. 4 on Budget Travel’s “Coolest Small Town” list.

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Celebrate your FREEDOM!! Happy Fourth of JULY 2018
Jul04

Celebrate your FREEDOM!! Happy Fourth of JULY 2018

  Happy INDEPENDENCE DAY!! Happy Fourth of JULY!!!  CELEBRATE YOUR FREEDOM!!  July 4th 1776 our Continental Congress declared that we are a NEW NATION! In our lovely Durango, CO there are FUN activities all day long:   JOIN THE PARADE– Rotary Park to Main Avenue– 7;30 am to 9:00 pm Visit Durango.org for more info!    

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Cloud cover calms fire!  Happy Fourth of July!!
Jul04

Cloud cover calms fire! Happy Fourth of July!!

Clouds roll in at Animas Mountain… calming the fire!  This is the beginning of Monsoon season!  More clouds bringing more moisture are excpected!  Welcome Monsoon Season– bring the rain that washes away our pain!

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Harley-Davidson Owner Revives Rally
May25

Harley-Davidson Owner Revives Rally

After a year’s hiatus, the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally will return with Durango as headquarters and several new events.

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Bar D Chuckwagon – Opens for the Season Memorial Weekend
May18

Bar D Chuckwagon – Opens for the Season Memorial Weekend

Since 1969, the Bar D Chuckwagon Suppers has been open nightly in the summer, in Durango, Colorado offering family entertainment with a stage show and a delicious chuckwagon supper. After supper, The Bar D Wranglers perform their famous old west music stage show with cowboy songs, comedy, and lively instruments. Located under the red cliffs north of Durango, Colorado, we accommodate groups of all sizes. See Bar D Chuckwagon for a list...

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Durango Farmers Market Opens May 12
May04

Durango Farmers Market Opens May 12

Expect more vendors and a greater variety of goods at this year’s Farmers Market.

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Mesa Verde Tour Tickets Now Available in Durango
Apr27

Mesa Verde Tour Tickets Now Available in Durango

No more long, frustrating waits for ranger-led tour tickets at Mesa Verde National Park. The museum association has opened a kiosk

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2018 Durango Home & Ranch Show
Apr20

2018 Durango Home & Ranch Show

The Durango Home & Ranch Show is your one stop marketplace to find the experts to remodel, refresh and renew your home. Here you’ll find more than 120 exhibitors well versed in home renovation, remodeling, landscaping, and sustainable living. Many of our exhibitors will be standing by with tips, tools and ideas on how to best complete home projects. The Durango Home & Ranch Show has solutions and the experts to turn your house...

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