The Blotter

Most items in this column are taken from logs of calls made to authorities. Their accuracy may not have been verified by an official investigation.

Durango Police


1:03 a.m.
Someone reported hearing loud music and drumming coming from a courtyard in the 3200 block of East Second Avenue.


2:28 p.m.
A man reportedly shoplifted from The Wine Merchant, 1514 Main Ave.
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Local Briefs

Divorce, custody seminar to be offered

A free “Doing your own divorce and/or custody in Colorado” seminar will take place at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 8 in the meeting room of the La Plata County Courthouse, 1060 East Second Ave.

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Region Briefs

CDOT suspending projects for weekend

DENVER – The Colorado Department of Transportation has suspended construction projects across the state in anticipation of heavy traffic this Labor Day weekend.

Heavier than normal...

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And the West is History

100 years ago: “The St. Columbus parochial school opened with 85 pupils, in charge of Sister Mary Nicholas, who was here several years ago, and has been since then in the Cripple Creek and St.

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