Durango School District 9-R has subsidized full-day kindergarten for 20 years. Now, with the passage of the full-day kindergarten bill, the state will pay for kindergarten costs.
Give a stray doggie or kitty cat a forever home during the La Plata County Humane Society’s annual Adopt-a- Thon. Spayed and neutered pets will be available at a reduced cost.
How do you know you’re business is ready for sale? Certified Business Appraiser Charlie Cole talks about the qualities your business should have in place before you set an asking price.
When all this green grass dries out later this summer, it will make for volatile fire fuel. Learn what LPEA power crews do to reduce the risk of fire when storms cause downed lines.
A Hesperus craftsman custom designs steel logs for gas fire places. They don’t burn, but they look like they are. More importantly, they increase the heat output of your fireplace.
Durango High School students in the Fashion and Design class hit the runway last week with their creations. While they learned to design and sew, they learned so much more
We’ve been told for years that fat is bad for us, but it turns out, that medical conclusion is based on faulty research. Dietary fat like bacon and butter can help you LOSE weight.
A proposed 40-unit apartment complex is planned to provide supportive housing for the chronically homeless by offering health and social support services on site.
La Plata Electric offers a loan program that will allow you to invest in energy-efficiency upgrades to your home, and you can pay it off through your monthly utility bill. How easy is that?
A local rocketry team is in Washington, D.C., this week to competed on the National Team America Rocketry Challenge. Find out how the students were selected for the competition.
Can you identify the signs of a stroke? As soon as you realize that you may be experiencing a stroke, call 911. The faster you get treatment, the more likely you’ll recover.
What do you want to do when you grow up? Animas High School juniors have an opportunity to explore careers during a full-time, three-week internship program every spring.
The long-awaited north extension of the Animas River Trail from Animas City Park to the Oxbow Preserve is expected to cost more than $6 million. Find out when it’s expected to be finished.
We talk to a local rafting company about its safety training to prepare for this summer’s rafting season. Most important message: wear your personal flotation device!!!
A former U.S. ambassador says his international-relations experience give him an edge over other Democrats who hope to win the primary to challenge incumbent Cory Gardner.
One of the most common questions that clients ask Dr. Ashley Lucas is whether they they can enjoy a cocktail or two on their weight-loss program. Find out the answer.
If you didn’t pay your federal income taxes, you could face fines, interest payments, even liens on your property or pay check. You may also get a refund coming to you!
The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Train resumed round-trip service to √
A Ute Mountain tribal leader says the Trump Administration ignored Native voices when he reduced the size of the Bears Ears National Monument by more than 85 percent.
welcoming place for all. Learn about Civility First to accomplish that goal.The Durango Community Relations Commission wants Durango to become a friendly and
Safety is the No. 1 priority at La Plata Electric, and that’s why the coop recently built a portable transmission station to take electrical power safety training to employees and the area’s first-responders.
If Durango author Philip Duke’s new book has a message, it’s that war changes people in ways they never expected. Learn more about his second novel, The Village: A Novel of Wartime Crete.
The co-vice chair of the Colorado Tourism Office board of directors urged industry representatives to collaborate with other sectors to increase visitation and length of stay among visitors.
Learn more about Dancing with the Durango Stars featuring amateur dance teams who raise money for families who have to take their kids to Children’s Hospital for treatments.