The Pole

July 21, 2022

Colorado Parks and Wildlife instituted a voluntary closure for fishing the Animas and San Juan rivers as they pass through Durango and Pagosa Springs, respectively, from 12 noon - 12 midnight as water temperatures climb dangerously high for trout survival.

July 14, 2022

Salamander Fest is a new, three-day music and arts festival that’s scheduled to kick off July 15

July 7, 2022

Looking for a four-legged furry friend as a temporary roommate? The La Plata County Humane Society has you covered.

June 30, 2022

“No shoes, no shirt, no problem” is not typically the mindset when preparing for a camping trip in Colorado.

June 23, 2022

Durango’s Buzz Bus is back, offering free rides to the inebriated on Friday and Saturday nights in an attempt to cut down on drunk driving.

June 16, 2022

Here’s a Public Service Announcement we never thought we’d have to write: When you relieve yourself in the woods, don’t set the toilet paper on fire afterward, especially when the entire West is burning,

June 9, 2022

Recently, NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center said there is about a 65% likelihood we will stay in the La Niña weather pattern this upcoming winter.

June 2, 2022

Last Thursday night, the Durango City Council adopted a new ordinance in response to a citizen-led petition that now requires a more robust public process, including hearings, for any proposed police or fire station within city limits.