How to help

Helping Haiti (A by-no-means comprehensive list of local efforts)

• The Red Cross

- Text message the word “Haiti” to 90999 to donate $10 which will be seen as a $10 charge on your next month’s phone bill

- Drop off or mail donations to: SW Chapter Red Cross, 1911 Main Ave., Durango, 81301

- Go to

• The United Methodist Committee on Relief

- For a specific list of health kit contents or to send money, visit

• Carver Brewing and AmeriCorps

- All-day fund-raiser on Thurs., Jan. 21, at 1022 Main Ave. $3 from every pint of Strong Ale sold will go to the Trees, Water, People’s (TWP) Haiti Emergency Fund.

• Habitat for Humanity

- Mail donations to Habitat for Humanity of La Plata County, 3001 N. Main Ave., Durango, 81301 with “Haiti” in memo line. Funds will go toward transitional shelters.

In this week's issue...

June 13, 2019
Haven't got time for the pain

In the words of the great Salt-N-Pepa, let’s talk about sex (baby.) There, we said it.

June 13, 2019
Scoping begins on Silverton travel plan

The plan to bring more singletrack to Silverton is rolling forward. Last week, the Bureau of Land Management announced the beginning of a 30-day public scoping period on its proposed Silverton Area Travel Management Plan.

June 10, 2019
2019 Hardrock taps out

Snow, avi debris, high flows force cancellation