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Where to go for a coronavirus test in Cortez and Durango

Here is a list of COVID-19 testing sites available in La Plata County and the region: Southwest Health System Southwest Memorial Hospital, 1311 North Mildred St., Cortez, offers COVID-19 testing in...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Brewer wins gold at World Beer Cup

Competing with craft beers from around the world, Steamworks Brewing Co.’s Night Train topped the Dark Lager category at the 2018 World Beer Cup, earning a Gold Award in the international judging....

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Panthers softball holds off Durango for a 13-13 tie

A four-run rally in the bottom of the seventh helped the Demons finish with an unlikely tie against the Panthers on Tuesday. The Durango High School softball team (7-4-1, 0-2 5A/4A Southwestern...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores volleyball takes down Ignacio, 3-0

The Ignacio Bobcats couldn’t get anything going Thursday night against the Dolores Bears. Dolores (5-1, 3-0) downed Ignacio 25-16, 25-18, 25-12 to send the Bobcats to a 1-4 overall record and 1-3...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Elderly passengers stuck in bus on Lizard Head Pass

All passengers aboard a tour bus that slid off Lizard Head Pass while on its way to Telluride were safe with no injuries, the San Miguel Sheriff’s Office said Sunday.According to posts made to the...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘Pineapple Express’ barrels into Southwest Colorado

A wet winter storm is expected to dump up to 2 inches of snow in Cortez and up to 30 inches in the San Juan Mountains through Thursday. The Pineapple Express, as it’s called, originated near the...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Scenic highways help Colorado make Top 10 list

Colorado prides itself on being a great destination for visitors year-round. A WalletHub review of the best states for summer road trips confirms that, putting the Rocky Mountain High State at No....

DATE: June 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Living

Talk about town Durango man to compete for $1 million, title of ‘American Ninja Warrior’

Durango resident Ryan Elliott will compete for $1 million at the “American Ninja Warrior” national finals to be held June 13-18 in Las Vegas. “American Ninja Warrior” is a sports entertainment...

DATE: May 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Republican, Democratic precinct caucuses to be held Tuesday

Coloradans are headed to caucus Tuesday, but every state’s caucuses are different – especially this year when the Republican caucuses in Colorado won’t conduct a poll for presidential candidates....

DATE: Feb. 29, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Avalanche danger high in San Juan Mountains

After picking up nearly 2 to 4 feet of new snow the past week, the avalanche danger is high for all elevations below and above tree line in the southern San Juan Mountains. According to the...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Secret Hideout: Silverton

After a cold day in the mountains take your pick – soak in the indoor hot tub or take a steam shower – you might forget you’re in Silverton, Colorado. At 9,300 feet in Colorado’s San Juan...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

Mountain Bike Specialists honored

Mountain Bike Specialists was chosen as one of “America’s Best Bike Shops” by National Bicycle Dealers Association and honored at a reception at Interbike in Las Vegas. The bicycle shops were...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2015 | CATEGORY: More Sports

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