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Durango, Colorado is located in La Plata County. Zip codes in Durango, CO include 81303, 81302, and 81301. The median home price in Durango is $398,800 which is roughly $212/per square foot. More Durango information.

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8 hrs ago | The Gazette

Three killed in head-on crash near Durango

Three people were killed in a head-on collision Wednesday morning just south of the entrance to Glacier Club on U.S. Highway 550, about 14 miles north of Durango, according to the Colorado State Patrol.


10 hrs ago | The Bitterroot Star

Howard E. Jordan

Howard was a Korean War veteran. He retired from the Kennecott Copper Corporation after 30 year of service.He was preceded in death by his infant son Ricky, his parents, five brothers and three sisters.Survivors include his beloved wife of 54 years, Sue Jordan of Missoula; daughters, Teri Sullivan, Sandra Newman and Lisa Wirt; son Randy Jordan; ... (more)


Mon Jul 28, 2014

Editor & Publisher

Sosniecki picks up ISWNE, MPA honors

TownNews.com's Gary Sosniecki has been honored twice by newspaper organizations this summer.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

Ouray County Plaindealer

Town of Ridgway Bus service returns

With an official ribbon-cutting event on July 23, Road Runner Stage Lines' bus service began a daily route passing through Ridgway in route from Durango to Grand Junction.


Thu Jul 24, 2014

Point Reyes Light

Mitchell wins award

The Light's Pulitzer Prize-winning editor won another accolade last month, a lifetime achievement award from the International Society of Weekly Newspaper Editors.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Colorado Charitable Crop Donation Act brings Weld farmers, food bank together

Gov. John Hickenlooper signs HB14-1119, The Colorado Charitable Crop Donation Act, into law May 30 at the Adobe House Farm in Durango, Colo.


Mon Jul 21, 2014


Oliver Flask Cage

Stanley's standard flask is great for transporting drinks in a coat pocket, but not so great for fitting into bicycle water bottle cages.



High Alpine Lakes of the Weminuche Wilderness, Colorado

The year 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act signed into law on September 3, 1964 by President Lyndon B. Johnson.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

La Plata County Humane Society raises funds to help pay for medical care for five dogs

A couple driving along Highway 550 in Colorado a few weeks ago watched as a young white dog with a spot over his eye fell from the back of a truck with a New Mexico license plate.


Colorado Statesman

McLachlan vs. Brown - A rematch in HD 59

A rematch in southwest Colorado's House District 59 is likely to end up being one of the state's most expensive legislative races, as Democrats will fight to preserve the seat against an onslaught of Republican and conservative third-party attacks.


Thu Jul 17, 2014

Cortez Journal News

Herbal solutions

Jesse Hernreich surveys her garden in La Plata Canyon. It's part of the Oakhaven Permaculture, a new nonprofit that hopes to hopes to be an educational facility for eco-friendly living skills.



Muck and Mire 3 at Durango Mountain Resort on Aug. 9

Get muddy, get crazy at Durango Mountain Resort's third annual First National Bank of Durango Muck and Mire Mud Adventure Race on Saturday, Aug. 9. Get muddy, get crazy at Durango Mountain Resort's third annual First National Bank of Durango Muck and Mire Mud Adventure Race on Saturday, Aug. 9. Durango Mountain Resort announced today that it will ... (more)


Cortez Journal News

Sorting out legal marijuana

Several types of marijuana are available from retail dispensaries elsewhere in Colorado.


Wed Jul 16, 2014

Cortez Journal News

Bus service arrives in Dolores

Dolores is on the route of a new regional bus line between Durango and Grand Junction.


Mon Jul 14, 2014

Daily Kos

Kitchen Table Kibitzing - 7.14.14 It's too hot and I'm crazy busy

It is 2:42 PM here and it's 110 degrees with 17% humidity. This has been the hottest summer I've experienced here.


Sat Jul 12, 2014


West of old, new and myth meet in Durango, Colo.

Without railroads and mines, what would the American West be? Less populous, less prosperous, less polluted.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

Cortez Journal News

Joseph E. Joe Melrose

Joseph E. Joe Melrose, 69, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014 in Durango. A funeral service was held at 1030 a.m. Monday, July 7, 2014 at the Pine Valley Church of the Foursquare Gospel in Bayfield.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

Cortez Journal News

Bayfield trustees support higher price for bulk water

Many rural residents depend on bulk water they buy in Bayfield, Ignacio, or Durango.


Mon Jul 07, 2014

Cortez Journal News

William Allen x2018Billx2019 McLaughlin

Graveside inurnment services for lifelong area resident William Allen x201cBillx201d McLaughlin will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 11 at the Cedar Grove Cemetery in Mancos, Colo.


Sun Jul 06, 2014

KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Vicitms identified in Durango plane crash

Two people who were killed when the vintage plane they were in crashed in Durango have been identified.



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