LPEA Board approves creation of Long-term Strategies Committee Board of Directors subcommittee to evaluate energy needs/alternatives DURANGO, Colo. – During its regularly scheduled meeting today (Jan. 17, 2018), the La Plata Electric Association (LPEA) Board of Directors approved creation of a Long-term Strategies Committee, established to review LPEA’s future energy demands, define the future energy […]
SISSON LIBRARY NEWS Kids Club for youngsters, book club for teens, DIY for adults and health screenings for all By Carole Howard and the Library Staff Four free programs at your library in the next week provide excellent examples of the myriad activities for all ages that are available to you and your family on […]
Trail work is for nearly everyone. Most projects have an array of needs, from lopping to digging to building to sawing. There is a job for every volunteer – we promise.
Many Pagosans know Joan and Jerry Rowher from years of operating Moonlight Books on main street. Our hearts go out to them for the loss of their son, Shadd. Norm Firefighter Dies of Cancer FARMINGTON — A Farmington firefighter died Thursday from a cancer that may have been caused by fighting fires, according to Acting […]
Fish, skate, ski, sled at Crawford State Park, Jan. 27 CRAWFORD, Colo. – Crawford State Park will offer a variety of fun events on Jan. 27. Come to the park for ice fishing, ice skating, sledding and cross-country skiing. From 9 a.m. to noon, a free ice-fishing clinic will be offered. Participants will start indoors […]
Winter Tree Watering Necessary During Drought Conditions BROOMFIELD, Colo. – January 16, 2018 – Despite a relatively small amount of precipitation falling recently, the most recent U.S. Drought Monitor map indicates that nearly all of Colorado is currently experiencing some level of drought. Trees in urban and community settings throughout this region are dormant now, […]
January is Radon Action Month: Test, Fix, Save a Life Durango, Colo. January is National Radon Action Month and local agencies San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) and Colorado State University Extension Office of La Plata County encourage you to take action to reduce your exposure to radon. Radon is a colorless, odorless, invisible gas […]
PAGOSA RANGER DISTRICT OFFERS UPDATE ON WINTER FOREST ROADS PAGOSA SPRINGS, Colorado – January 16, 2018 – The Pagosa Ranger District has released an updated list of Forest Service road closures for early winter. The following roads listed below are CLOSED to wheeled motorized vehicles: Black Mountain #661, Blue Creek #012/Big Branch #664, Burns Canyon […]
Supporting Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado There are many ways to support stewardship of your favorite outdoor places! Set up a one-time or recurring donation now, or learn more about: How We’re Funded Our Impact in Colorado Individual Giving Opportunities Membership Planned Giving Making a Gift of Stock Sponsorship Opportunities VOC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit […]
Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience Tuesday, January 16, 2018 7:30pm $39/$29 Get tickets here. Called an unrivaled celebration of pop music’s one true King, Who’s Bad has earned its name by paying studious attention to Michael Jackson’s every original groove and gravity-defying dance move. The band is the longest-running Michael Jackson tribute band, and […]
LPEA Outage Hotline Distributed Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, 6:30 p.m. DURANGO, Colo. – A vehicle collision with a utility pole at 4875 CR 240 was the cause of an outage that affected 846 members of La Plata Electric Association (LPEA) served by LPEA’s Spring Creek substation. The Spring Creek substation serves members northeast of Durango, […]
Committee proposes adapting the Next Generation Science Standards for Colorado DENVER – At its first regular meeting of the year, the Colorado State Board of Education reviewed the initial proposed revisions to the academic standards in reading, writing, and communicating; music; social studies and science. State law requires the Colorado Academic Standards to be reviewed […]
Pagosa.com invites all teams and individuals in the Pagosa Plunge or other Winterfest events to submit donation and help requests information for articles.
The Geothermal Greenhouse Partnership project has been one of Pagosa’s most successful civic efforts over the past several years. Long hours, days and years of working and waiting spearheaded by Michael Whiting over the entire period has resulted in a new park and facility that will be the pride of the area for the future. The all volunteer effort should be seen and understood by all citizens. Plan to attend this information session.
Please join us for our NEW 2018 Abstract Art Workshops A “Basics” Workshops Designed for Teens & Adults Open to all Levels of Painter No experience preferred! NEW Workshop. MORE techniques. Designed for Teens & Adults Open to all Levels of Painter No experience preferred! Attending Courage in Creativity not required 12 New Workshops in […]
Hello Pagosa Nordic Club Supporters. We are sad to report that due to the lack of snow, The Annual Pagosa PAW Dog Sled Races scheduled for January 20-21st have been CANCELLED.
Town Council Meeting Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 5:00 PM I.CALL MEETING TO ORDER II.PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND MOMENT OF SILENCE III.PUBLIC COMMENT Please sign in to make public comment IV.CONSENT AGENDA 1.Approval of the January 2, 2018 Meeting Minutes 2.Liquor License Tavern License Renewal – Pagosa Resort & Spa Pools at 165 Hot Springs […]
San Juan Basin Public Health Seeks Community Input for 2018 Community Health Assessment Durango, Colo.: San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) seeks input from community members to determine the primary health and wellness needs impacting residents of Archuleta and La Plata counties. The agency encourages local residents to provide feedback via a survey located on its […]