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Bob Hemenger — riding a musical wave

Bob Hemenger — riding a musical wave

Staff Writer Bob Hemenger didn’t come to Pagosa Country to further his music career, even though he had first visited following an invitation from Dan Fogelberg’s girlfriend. Hemenger came to…

BoCC expresses concerns about hydraulic fracturing

Staff Writer In a letter of more than four pages, the Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners is protesting the Tres Rios February 2013 Oil and Gas Lease Final Environmental…

A fire safe holiday season

By Kelly Robertson Pagosa Fire Protection District Special to The SUN Decorating homes and businesses is a long-standing tradition around the holiday season. Unfortunately, these same decorations may increase your…

Enjoy A Classic Christmas Friday at the center

The Ross Aragon Community Center and the Elation Center for the Arts present “A Classic Christmas,” Friday, at 6:30 p.m. This holiday event will allow many outstanding local performers to…

Obituary-Harold Duane Seibel

Obituary-Harold Duane Seibel

 Harold Duane Seibel, 64, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at his home in Ignacio, Colo. A graveside service was held Saturday, Dec. 15, at Ignacio West Cemetery. Mr. Seibel was…

A Christmas gift, for the children

A Christmas gift, for the children

Staff Writer A number of Pagosa Country residents will have a merrier Christmas thanks to a random act of kindness performed at the local ALCO store Tuesday. An anonymous benefactor…

Tuesday blaze destroys cabin

Tuesday blaze destroys cabin

Staff Writer A Tuesday-evening fire destroyed a cabin in the southern part of Archuleta County, and the cause of the blaze is undetermined. No one was at the small, 20-by-20…

7-percent raises for town staff

Staff Writer A couple of contentious issues clouded the discussions at the Pagosa Springs Town Council’s special meeting on Dec. 13, and while the time crunch is on because of…

County admin finalists named

Staff Writer Five finalists have been named in the hunt for a new administrator for Archuleta County. The finalists were announced Wednesday afternoon and consist of one local candidate and…

Snow falls, Wolf Creek Pass reopens after brief closure

Another winter storm rolled into Pagosa Country overnight and continues to dump snow today throughout the area. U.S. 160 on the west side of Wolf Creek Pass was closed briefly…