The Perfect Gift
for your favorite dirtbag. Literature from Durango's own Benighted Publications. The Desert, The Climbing Zine, The Great American Dirtbags, American Climber, Climbing Out of Bed and Graduating From College Me are available at: Maria's Bookshop, Pine Needle Mountaineering, the Sky Store, or on the interweb at


Found Right Shoe

Did you lose a new shoe at Miners Cabin campsite 5? Call 863 529 3134.

 Help Wanted

SilverPick Contracting is hiring
for construction and concrete laborers. Experience is preferred. Work will include assisting operators, framing, pouring concrete, and general construction work. Pay will be based on experience. Job is located in Durango, CO.  Contact or call 970.422.8114.

Laundry Customer Service
1-2 very responsible, reliable, friendly, multi-tasking, self-directed team players with strong customer service skills are needed! Responsibilities include doing laundry, helping customers, cleaning, etc. ~20-40 hrs/wk. Training is provided. $12.50+/hr DOQ (plus wash/dry/fold commissions of roughly $1-$2+ per hour, tips and free personal laundry)! Nice facility, customers, co-workers, and owners! Please apply in person at the College Plaza Laundry, 509 E. 8th Ave.
Colorado Legal Services is Hiring
Colorado Legal Services?(CLS)?is a non-profit?organization?that?provides?free civil legal services to low-income?individuals?throughout?Colorado.?CLS?has 13 offices statewide and over 120 staff.??Our Durango office is hiring a Paralegal to staff our reception and intake, provide administrative/legal support, and participate in outreach efforts. Full job posting with salary information and how to submit application is available at under "Careers" tab. This is a full-time position.
Seeking Office Manager
FLC Counseling Center seeks Office Manager and assistant to the Director, full time during academic year, part time during summer. $35k + great benefits. For detailed job info, qualifications, competencies and online application process please visit and go to Faculty & Staff Positions page, click on Office Manager job link. FLC is an AA/EEO employer. Application questions can be sent to
Are You Sales-y?
The Telegraph is searching for a new advertising sales aficionado. Strong command of English language, broad knowledge of pop culture and darkish sense of humor a plus. Good hygiene and local knowledge also required. Great pay and fun times! 20-30/hrs a week. Commission + base pay. Send resume to:
Dietz Market is Hiring
full-time, part-time and shipping! Come join our team. Stop in or email resume to:
Caregivers $20/hr
Disabled man needs help with care. Call Johnny, 970-749-2692.


Local Neurobiology Trainings

Neurobiology of Trauma: Sept. 17; Neurobiology of Attachment: Oct. 1; Neurobiology of Self-Compassion: Oct. 20
Insight Meditation Course
Calm the mind and connect with the heart by learning the fundamentals of insight meditation. Thursday evenings starting September 30. 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Durango Dharma Center.
Spanish Classes
Now accepting students for in-person beginner thru advanced Spanish. Call 970-309-5966 or visit

 For Sale

78" long, good shape. $75.00. You haul. 970-799-0285
Reruns Home Furnishings
Modern and retro desks, nightstands, barstools, lamps, chairs, tall bookcase, West Elm rugs, side tables, dressers, kitchenwares and lots of décor to warm up your space. Come in today! 572 E. 6th Ave. Open Mon.-Sat. 385-7336. 


Seek Property Caretaker position

Experienced couple seeks a live-in position as property caretakers in Durango or Pagosa Springs. We are reliable, capable, friendly, and trustworthy. No smoking, drinking, drama, or drugs. Please contact us for resumes and excellent references at (434) 466-8270. To see our extensive combined skills please visit

Want to sell your home to a hardworking local?
Longtime Durango Telegraph writer Luke Mehall is looking to buy a modest condo/small home in Durango. Please contact Luke at or 970-376-3116. 
Cash for Vehicles, Copper, Alum, Etc.
at RJ Metal Recycle. Also free appliance and other metal drop off. 970-259-3494.


Quiet your Mind and Heal with Silas

Reiki, Therapeutic Touch, Breathwork, Yoga, and Mindfulness practices tailored to your needs! Call or text today to schedule apt. 970 769-5697

Friendly Carpentry and Painting
Stucco repair, 707-806-3456.
Guitar Bass Voice Lessons
Fun, student-centered learning for students of all ages, abilities and styles. Call Pete Giuliani 385-6713 or email
ServiceHandyman RSE
Home repair - yard work - odd jobs, 970-903-0449.
Harmony Cleaning and Organizing
Residential, offices, commercial and vacation rentals, 970-403-6192.
Lowest Prices on Storage!
Inside/outside storage near Durango and Bayfield. 10-x-20, $130. Outside spots: $65, with discounts available. RJ Mini Storage. 970-259-3494.

Body Work

Lotus Path Healing Arts

Now accepting new clients. Offering a unique, intuitive fusion of Esalen massage, deep tissue & Acutonics, 24 years of experience. To schedule call Kathryn, 970-201-3373.


Massage by Meg Bush
LMT, 30, 60 & 90 min., 970-759-0199.
Voted best massage in Durango 18/19/20. Couples, cupping, local CBD. Reviews on FB + Yelp. 970-903-2984 

Community Service

Help support survivors of domestic violence

by participating in Alternative Horizons’ First Annual “Drive Out Domestic Violence Golf Tournament.” The tournament takes place Sat., Sept. 18 at Hillcrest Golf Club. For information on how to register a team or become a tournament sponsor, please visit or call 970-247-4374.  If you or anyone you know is experiencing domestic violence, please call the Alternative Horizons’ free and confidential hotline at 970-247-9619.

SJBPH Vaccine Clinics- La Plata County:
Free vaccine mobile clinic provided by San Juan Basin Public Health and Jogan. Pfizer (12+) and J&J (18+) provided. Moderna (18+) available for those who have already started that vaccine series. No ID or insurance required. Walk-ins welcome.  Incentives and/or promotions provided while supplies last. Contact 970-247-5702 or visit for more information.
• 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Mondays to Fridays, and 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturdays, La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave., Durango
• 9 - 11 a.m. Thursdays, Manna Soup Kitchen, 1100 Avenida del Sol, Durango
• 3 - 7:30 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 16, Party on the Mesa, Fort Lewis College Student Union Plaza
• 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Fridays, Purgatory Resort
• 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Saturdays, Durango Farmers Market, 259 W 9th St, Durango
• 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sundays, Durango Flea Market, 2500 Main Ave, Durango
• 5 - 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and 2 - 6 p.m. Saturdays, Old Main Post Office, 1060 Main Ave, Durango
• 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wednesdays, The Commons, 701 Camino Del Rio #103A, Durango
• 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wednesdays, Purple Cliffs, County Road 213, Durango
• 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. - Wednesdays, PJ Market, 67 Trimble Ln, Durango
• 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Wednesdays, Pine River Library, 395 Bayfield Center Dr, Bayfield