Thumbin' It

  • 4CORE attempting to get more drivers aboard the electric vehicle wave by hosting a free electric car drive event his Saturday at the fairgrounds
  • 22-year-old Californian Kate Courtney winning last week's Cross Country World Mountain Bike Championships, the first American to win the world XC title in 17 years
  • Team Rubicon, a national disaster relief team made up of veterans, visiting Durango last week to help clean up a home near the KOA Campground that was damaged in flooding from the 416 Fire
  • 2018 going down as the hottest and driest year thus far for Southwest Colorado in 123 years of record keeping
  • The EPA officially beginning to roll back methane standards for oil and gas development, despite a majority of Coloradans favoring such regulations
  • More appalling shows of detachment from reality, with President Trump touting the response to Hurricane Maria as an "unsung success" and pumping his fist and giving a thumbs up on his way into a 911 memorial