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All ears
All ears
Monument scoping this week in Utah
03/22/2018
Drilling proposed near Sand Dunes
Drilling proposed near Sand Dunes
More than just the sand is starting to heat up at Great Sands Dunes National Park.
By Missy Votel
03/29/2018
Bears out and about in Durango
Bears out and about in Durango
First-time trash offenders will have to buy bear-resistant can
03/22/2018
At the ready
At the ready
Local land managers gird for what could be hot, dry spring and summer
By Tracy Chamberlin
03/15/2018
Hasta la vista, La Niña
Hasta la vista, La Niña
Purg announces lower pass prices for 2018/19 season
03/09/2018
BLM defers Chaco oil & gas lease
BLM defers Chaco oil & gas lease
Cites need for further study of cultural sites
03/02/2018
Renewed energy
Renewed energy
Local groups file motion, spotlighting region's renewable energy debate
By Tracy Chamberlin
03/08/2018
Bears in the hood
Bears in the hood
'Bears of Durango' documentary debuts at local film festival
By Tracy Chamberlin
03/01/2018
Down to the wire
Down to the wire
City inches closer to April opening of Lake Nighthorse
By Tracy Chamberlin
02/22/2018
Broad allegations
Broad allegations
Community hosts fundraiser for couple's legal battle
By Tracy Chamberlin
02/15/2018
Better late than never
Better late than never
Hesperus Ski Area opens Feb. 14
By Missy Votel
02/13/2018
Total recall
Total recall
Controversy over county code, recall petition create "the perfect storm"
By Tracy Chamberlin
02/08/2018
Gotta get up to Brown-down
Gotta get up to Brown-down
Snowdown weathers 40 years in style, even without actual snow
By Joy Martin
02/01/2018
Caught in a haze
Caught in a haze
Sessions' memo leads to uncertainty – and a coming together
By Tracy Chamberlin
01/25/2018
LPEA to study non-coal options
LPEA to study non-coal options
By Allen Best
01/25/2018
County adds teeth to ordinance
County adds teeth to ordinance
By Missy Votel
01/25/2018
Step by step
Step by step
Local advocacy group marks first year with rally at Rotary, march along Main
By Tracy Chamberlin
01/18/2018
BLM forges ahead despite lawsuits
BLM forges ahead despite lawsuits
Public comment period on new, reduced Utah monuments now open
By Missy Votel
01/18/2018
Built to last
Built to last
City releases plan to tackle affordable housing shortage in Durango
By Tracy Chamberlin
01/11/2018
Canaries in the coal mine
Canaries in the coal mine
How Whistler, Aspen's struggles to curb emissions bode for the rest of us
By Allen Best
01/11/2018