The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad taking voluntary steps to lighten the dark cloud hanging over Durango’s south side

Music in the Mountains
infusing three weeks of culture into the Durango community

The increasing use of environmentally sound construction practices during the current La Plata County growth boom

Local drunks making late night raids on the Main Avenue flower pots

Wal-Mart forcing Willie Nelson to replace a marijuana leaf with a palm tree on copies of his new album

State Sen. Jim Isgar overstepping his bounds and challenging Durango's attempt to file for in-stream recreation water rights

In this week's issue...

January 25, 2024
Bagging it

State plastic bag ban is in full effect, but enforcement varies

January 26, 2024
Paper chase

The Sneer is back – and no we’re not talking about Billy Idol’s comeback tour.

January 11, 2024
High and dry

New state climate report projects continued warming, declining streamflows