Colorful reads

Pride Month may only come once a year, but locals can show their support all year long. Maria’s Bookshop, in conjunction with the Four Corners Rainbow Youth Center, is sponsoring a Pride Book Wishlist for the center. Anyone buying a book on the Center’s wishlist before July 1 will get 15 percent off.

There are nearly 50 books on the list, including such classics as My Two Dads (and My Two Moms), all aimed at helping youth and young adults navigate LGBTQ issues.

For a complete list, check out the display at Maria’s, 960 Main Ave.

Top Stories

Turning up the dial
11/19/2020
Turning up the dial
By John Daley /Colorado Public Radio & Missy Votel

La Plata among 15 counties heading into new ‘red’ severe risk category starting Friday
 

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Canis lupus returnus
11/12/2020
Canis lupus returnus
By Sam Brasch / Colorado Public Radio

Now comes the hard part as delisting jeopardizes funding, counties object

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Cosmic Love
11/12/2020
Cosmic Love
By Missy VotelĀ 

Creating art for the Everyday

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Extreme makeover
11/12/2020
Extreme makeover

Historic Idarado mining structures to undergo restoration

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Boyz to men
11/19/2020

The boys in Bodo have busted out. Last week, Forbes magazine featured Ska Brewing in a feature on the 25-year-old Durango brewery. Titled “From Life In A VW Bus To Today, It’s Been Quite A Ride For Colorado’s Ska Brewing,” the story took a look at the brewery’s humble beginning in a van down by the river (maybe not literally) to the king-Pinstripe it is today.

Over the top
11/12/2020

Kamala Harris wasn't the only female breaking glass ceilings last week. Last Wednesday, Tahoe climber Emily Harrington, 34, became the first woman to free-climb the Golden Gate route up El Capitan ...

Sea me ski
11/05/2020

Often criticized for being slow to catch up with green innovation, the ski industry is boldly jumping into the 21st century with … wait for it … skis made from algae.

In the swing
10/29/2020

When the going gets tough, the tough go … golfing? According to a recent story in the Denver Post, Coloradans flocked in droves not just to the trails and mountains, but also to the links this summer.  

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