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There is a special mystique about the southwest region of Colorado. It can be felt among ancient Anasazi Indian cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde National Park and in the quiet of rugged mining ghost towns high in the San Juan Mountains.
From the sheer depths of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Monument to the exhilarating vistas from Grand Mesa, world's largest flattop mountain, the region is rich in western history, Victorian architecture and Native American cultures.
- PAGOSA SPRINGS
- PLEASANT VIEW
- PONCHA SPRINGS
- SNOWMASS VILLAGE
- SOUTH FORK
- TWIN LAKES
- VILLA GROVE
- WOODY CREEK
- YELLOW JACKET
With hints of Spring in the air after what seems like an endless winter, warm weather communities are seeming more and more attractive to retire to. Why live in an area where you look forward to a few short summer months, when you can live in warmth year Read more...
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Jul 27, 2016 4:44 am
Almost two months after Capt. Jeff Kuss? death while practicing maneuvers with the famed Blue Angels, his life continues to be honored.The Durango-born Marine pilot died June 2 near an airport outside...
Jul 27, 2016 4:24 am
DENVER ? Colorado stuck with Bernie Sanders at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia on Tuesday in a bittersweet moment, as Sanders acknowledged loss and signaled unity.The 78-member Colorado dele...
Jul 27, 2016 4:16 am
ALBUQUERQUE ? A treasure hunter who disappeared this year while searching for an author?s cache of gold and jewels in the New Mexico wilderness was confirmed dead by authorities Tuesday after his rema...
Jul 27, 2016 4:16 am
GRAND JUNCTION ? A scrappy Western Colorado health insurer held up as a national model for keeping down costs is being sold.Rocky Mountain Health Plans of Grand Junction is being sold to UnitedHealth,...
Jul 27, 2016 4:15 am
SANTA FE ? New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez provided new indications Tuesday that the state may be headed toward a special legislative session to address dwindling state operating reserves.The Republic...
Jul 27, 2016 2:28 am
When Durangoan Jill Schuman went trekking in New Zealand, she had no intention of getting back into the business world, but some drug store wool changed her mind. The wool soothed hot spots on her fee...
Jul 27, 2016 2:26 am
Power was restored at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday to 938 La Plata County Electric Association customers in the Animas Valley north of Trimble Lane.The outage began at 3:19 p.m. and affected customers near East ...
Jul 27, 2016 2:24 am
As monsoon season picks up and mosquito populations start to rise, officials at the Animas Mosquito Control District praised residents for doing their part in fighting the reviled insect.Madeline Geig...
Jul 27, 2016 2:23 am
Fall music classes set at Stillwater MusicRegistration for Stillwater Music?s 2016 fall music program is now open for children and adults of all ages, experienced or not.Classes for children include i...
Jul 27, 2016 2:22 am
Arts & EntertainmentCommunity Concerts in the Secret Garden featuring Hello Dollface, La Plata Youth Service benefit, 5-7 p.m., Rochester Hotel Secret Garden, 726 East Second Ave., 385-1920, .