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Stuck in the middle
Stuck in the middle
Residents object as 9-R considers Riverview for new Miller Middle School site
By Jonathan Romeo
07/22/2021
Robbing Peter to save Powell
Robbing Peter to save Powell
The Bureau of Reclamation is draining reservoirs to fill reservoirs
By Jonathan Thompson / Land Desk
07/22/2021
Who ya gonna call?
Who ya gonna call?
State considers permanent funding for strapped search & rescue teams
By Jonathan Romeo
07/15/2021
Escape from climate change
Escape from climate change
With the West in extreme drought, locals look to flee – but to where?
By Jonathan Thompson / Land Desk
07/15/2021
Coming up empty
Coming up empty
Federal investigators fail to find cause for wildfire in Ice Lakes area
By Jonathan Romeo
07/08/2021
Bagging it
Bagging it
Plastic bags, Styrofoam will largely disappear from stores and restaurants in 2024
By Paolo Zialcita / Colorado Public Radio
07/08/2021
Rooted in place
Rooted in place
'Footprints of Hopi History' a must-read for any Four Corners historian
By Jonathan Thompson / Land Desk
07/08/2021
No rules, no frills – just beer
No rules, no frills – just beer
Anarchy Brewing Co. opens on the south side of Durango
By Jonathan Romeo
07/01/2021
Land Desk: When discourse derails
Land Desk: When discourse derails
After Silverton bans Pledge of Allegiance, a little civility might go a long way
By Jonathan Thompson
07/01/2021
Getting artsy
Getting artsy
Creative District launches weekly downtown Art Market
By Missy Votel
07/01/2021
Finishing touches
Finishing touches
With Oxbow complete, City turns to missing pieces of ART
By Jonathan Romeo
07/01/2021
Bombs away
Bombs away
Forget bears or mountain lions; watch out for undetonated explosives
By Jonathan Romeo
06/24/2021
Clearing the air
Clearing the air
D&SNG pivots from coal, moves toward cleaner future
By Jonathan Romeo
06/24/2021
It's official
It's official
Colorado has its first wild wolf pups since the 1940s
By Sam Brasch / Colorado Public Radio
06/17/2021
The disappearing Dolores River
The disappearing Dolores River
Fish, farmers, boaters all come out on losing end of drought year
By Jonathan Romeo
06/17/2021
A new view on Bears Ears
A new view on Bears Ears
... and learning to love (some) national monuments
By Jonathan Thompson
06/17/2021
As the wheels turn
As the wheels turn
OHVs banned, then unbanned, from Silverton's streets
By Jonathan Romeo
06/10/2021
Up and coming
Up and coming
No wave? No problem for latest toy to hit Durango shores
By Missy Votel
06/10/2021
'Does it go?'
'Does it go?'
Local cave explorer Bev Shade seeks to find the answer
By Kathleen O'Connor
06/03/2021
Rolling the dice
Rolling the dice
Colorado gets $6.6M from its first year of sports betting
By Corey H. Jones/Colorado Public Radio
06/03/2021