Paddlers from Ska Brewing Co. battle to a first-place finish through the waters of the Animas River on Wednesday at Smelter Rapid during the 14th annual Battle of the Animas. The race, hosted by Mild to Wild Rafting & Jeep Trail Tours, is a paddling competition between local tourism-based businesses.
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Paddlers from Ska Brewing Co. battle to a first-place finish through the waters of the Animas River ...

A mighty race through the rapids

The 14th annual Battle of the Animas took place Wednesday. The race, hosted by Mild to Wild Rafting & Jeep Trail Tours, is a paddling competition...

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

Wednesday

1:21 a.m.
A 75-year-old woman in the 2400 block of Arroyo Drive was concerned about the threatening attitude of her son.

Tuesday

7:21 a.m.
A man was sleeping under mailboxes in the alley in the east 400 block of Second...
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Local Briefs

Get fresh veggies at the Student Union

The Old Fort Farm Stand will be open from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday inside the Fort Lewis College Student Union (or outside if the weather is nice).

The stand will have spinach, cilantro, arugula, baby kale, mixed greens,...


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And the West is History

100 years ago: “The chicken supper given by the ladies of the First Methodist Church was a most successful affair with nearly 150 persons partaking of the excellent repast.”

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