Thursday May 16
Gondola rail car gets new home at museum
The Durango Railroad Historical Society rescued the relic from a Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad siding at Tacoma, about 20 miles north of Durango, where it sat for decades.
Cortez Journal News
Fire on the Mountain
Kirstin Brown, of Colorado Mine Reclamation and Kay Zillich, a BLM abandoned mine specialist, lead a media tour of smoldering coal fires on Menefee Mountain.
Colorado film incentive program lands movies but funds are dwindling
Last spring, the newly minted commissioner of Colorado's Office of Film, Television and Media persuaded lawmakers to fund an innovative $4 million incentive program to lure film and television producers to the state, ending an eight-year effort to bolster film funding.
The Telluride Watch
Ouray County Historical Museum Reopens Thursday
The Ouray County Historical Museum reopens Thursday, April 18, with new exhibits, events and activities for the upcoming season that range from the annual Evenings of History lecture series and guided walking tours of Ouray's historic Main Street and Cedar Hill Cemetery to a John Fielder photography workshop and a geology tour of the San Juan ... (more)