The Pole

September 21, 2017

Are the folks bugging you to get a “real job?” Well, now here’s your chance to ski fresh while advancing your career goals.

September 21, 2017

Got a closet full of worn Patagucci that you paid a pretty penny for and are wont to part with? Patagonia, purveyor of fine gear and environmental responsibility, has a solution. The gear giant has announced its “Worn Wear” initiative – think of it as a Patagonia trade-in.

September 14, 2017

For those out of the FB and virtual loop, local climber extraordinaire and all-around good guy Thad Ferrell took a bad tumble last Saturday while climbing a route north of Lemon Reservoir, in the Florida River Canyon.

September 14, 2017

Hold the phone, all you serial texters. The Colorado Department of Transportation has launched a new campaign, “Drop the Distraction,” to encourage drivers to take their eyes off their screens and put them back on the road.

September 7, 2017

There’s no more get-out-of-jail free cards for first-time trash offenders in Durango. For the next two months, residents
who fail to secure their trash and find it strewn up and down the alley will get more than the stink eye from the neighbors and an unpleasant early morning task.

September 7, 2017

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, and one local woman is taking a novel approach to spreading the word.

August 31, 2017

Although after six years, Ska Brewing has decided to end its Tuesday night trivia with Ted Holteen, trivia refugees need not drown their sorrows at home.

August 31, 2017

If you think the legal marijuana industry is big in Colorado, you’re not high. According to a study by Denver University Assistant Professor of Business Paul Seaborn, the number of active Colorado marijuana licenses is at an all-time, uh, record.