Mercury Payment co-founder Marc Katz donating $100,000 to Durango School District 9-R to help remedy the local education budget crunch

Ecotality’s plans to build 15,000 electric car charging stations throughout the nation, well up from the 465 that exist now

The Canyons of the Ancients leaving the Sand Canyon trail network open to mountain bikes as long as the region’s riders play by the rules

La Plata Electric Association changing its solar rebate program to favor larger, more expensive installations and short-change the little guy

A Denver Post report that Colorado oil and gas companies have spilled nearly 5.2 million gallons of oil and drilling liquids in the last two and a half years

A garbage strewn and incredibly filthy Main Avenue in the aftermath of Durango’s Fourth of July celebration

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