6-year-old boy drowns in Navajo Lake
A 6-year-old Colorado boy drowned in Navajo Lake while camping with his family for his birthday, the San Juan County Sheriff's Office confirmed Monday.
CDOT marks completion of department's first continuous flow intersection
Durango, Colo. - Colorado Department of Transportation and contractor, Concrete Works of Colorado held a grand opening event to mark the on-schedule completion of work for the US 160/US 550 Continuous Flow Intersection, a first for the department.
Long list of applicants delays decision on oil and gas task force
Picking the task force charged by Gov. John Hickenlooper to make recommendations on new gas and oil regulations has been delayed by an outpouring of interest.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Don't look down: Zip lines around the USA
Berkshire East's more extreme course, the Valley Jump, consists of two 1/2 mile long zips approaching 200 feet off the ground.
100 GunFAILs: GunFAIL LXXVII
Over 250 presumably responsible gun owners have claimed to have completely forgotten they were carrying guns at airport security checkpoints since our last GunFAIL publication.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Cortez Journal News
Calendar of Events
FRIDAY, AUG. 15Client appreciation day, 10 a.m. to 430 p.m., free ice cream at First National Bank of Durango at Bayfield, 382-5634.Bayfield Chamber of Commerce meeting and summer mixer, 5 to 7 p.m. at Fox Fire Farms, 884-2331.SATURDAY, AUG.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Cortez Journal News
Motorcycle rally in 2 weeks
The four Corners Motorcycle Rally starts two weeks from today in Ignacio and Durango.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Gold Diggers and Dance Halls Celebrated at 3rd Annual Durango Railfest
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and True West Magazine partner for a four-day celebration of railroading, mining, history and all things Western.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Special Promotion On StoneAge Bundle Blaster Portable Shell Side Heat ...
The Bundle Blaster shell side cleaning system from StoneAge offers a powerful and affordable automated solution for external cleaning of heat exchangers and tube bundles.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Maker Film Festival, A Film Celebration of the Maker Movement in Durango, Colorado
The 1st Maker Film Festival , a showcase of films by and about the maker movement, takes place August 9 and 10, 2014 at the Powerhouse Science Center in Durango, Colorado.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Contractor identified as Animas drowning victim
Flash Flood Warning issued August 5 at 7:36PM MDT expiring August 5 at 10:30PM MDT in effect for: Morgan Flash Flood Watch issued August 5 at 2:42AM MDT expiring August 5 at 9:00PM MDT in effect for: Delta, Dolores, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Mesa, Moffat, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Miguel Flash Flood Watch issued August 4 at ... (more)
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Colorado man trapped in brush-clearing machine, drowns
A Durango man has died after a brush-clearing machine he was driving slid into the Animas River, trapping him inside.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Cortez Journal News
Broomfield team wins baseball championship
Bayfield and Broomfield have about as much in common, geographically-and in most everything else, probably-as do Durango and Denver.That is, they're not even close.But the Mile High City was where Bayfield local Hayden Farmer, son of Ryan and Deanna, recently played a summer of United States Specialty Sports Association...
Farmington Daily Times
Aztec man charged with sexually abusing daughter
A 29-year-old Aztec man was charged July 18 in Aztec Magistrate Court with second-degree criminal sexual contact of a minor.
Driver of car in fatal crash near Durango cited in incident
The driver of a car that hit an SUV head-on near Durango , killing three people, has been cited for the deaths.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Three killed in head-on crash near Durango
Three people were killed in a head-on collision Wednesday morning just south of the entrance to Glacier Club on U.S. Highway 550, about 14 miles north of Durango, according to the Colorado State Patrol.
The Bitterroot Star
Howard E. Jordan
Howard was a Korean War veteran. He retired from the Kennecott Copper Corporation after 30 year of service.He was preceded in death by his infant son Ricky, his parents, five brothers and three sisters.Survivors include his beloved wife of 54 years, Sue Jordan of Missoula; daughters, Teri Sullivan, Sandra Newman and Lisa Wirt; son Randy Jordan; ... (more)
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Editor & Publisher
Sosniecki picks up ISWNE, MPA honors
TownNews.com's Gary Sosniecki has been honored twice by newspaper organizations this summer.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Ouray County Plaindealer
Town of Ridgway Bus service returns
With an official ribbon-cutting event on July 23, Road Runner Stage Lines' bus service began a daily route passing through Ridgway in route from Durango to Grand Junction.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Point Reyes Light
Mitchell wins award
The Light's Pulitzer Prize-winning editor won another accolade last month, a lifetime achievement award from the International Society of Weekly Newspaper Editors.