This Sunday’s Michael Franti and Spearhead show promising to offer a big dose of live entertainment to Durango’s starving masses


An oversupply of uranium ore keeping prices low and mining and milling in the Four Corners to a minimum

The recent Major League Baseball Draft signing Durango High School alumnus Sam Phippen to the Chicago White Sox  

Yet another rash of bike thefts – including a bunch of kids bikes and scooters – striking Durango

The passage of 100 days since the April 20 explosion of the BP/ Deepwater Horizon rig and little improvement in the outlook for the Gulf Coast

Last weekend’s CT Jamboree being tarnished when a redneck family thought it would be neat to shoot a rider with a cannon

In this week's issue...

May 2, 2019
In the flow

Rafting season is already under way on the Animas River, which has been flowing at near record levels and almost double the average rate for this time of year.

April 25, 2019
Laying down the law

Over the past couple decades, Jeff Robbins’ work as an  oil and gas lawyer – with a specific focus on serving local communities – allowed him to build relationships and gain the experience needed to carry out one of Colorado’s most sweeping reforms to oil and gas regulations, Senate Bill 181. 

April 18, 2019
A new kind of cold war

It’s a good thing Heidi Steltzer can’t tolerate the heat or the open ocean. “I thought I wanted to be a marine biologist, and I got seasick,” said Steltzer, a professor in the Biology Department and Environmental Science program at Fort Lewis College.