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Tanker crash, spill closes U.S. 160 Saturday

Staff Writer A portion of U.S. 160 west of Pagosa Springs closed for nearly 12 hours Saturday, May 4, following the rollover of a fuel tanker and subsequent spill of…

VA Claims Initiative fact sheet

SUN Columnist The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is implementing an initiative to expedite compensation claims decisions for veterans who have waited one year or longer. Effective April 19, the…

Local-Thompson

Thompson Recipients of the 2013-2014 La Plata Electric, John Voelker Memorial, Basin Electric Power Cooperative and Tri-State Generation and Transmission scholarships have been announced by La Plata Electric Association (LPEA).…

Give them something to talk about

Columnist Is what people think about what they talk about? I met with my lady friends for lunch. They were busy checking their calendars for holidays. They were excited they…

Dolly’s Day Benefit to be held Sunday

Dolly’s Day Benefit to be held Sunday

Dolly’s Day Benefit, a fund-raiser to benefit Dolly Martin, will be held 2-9 p.m. Sunday, May 12, at the Buffalo Inn. The occasion will feature seven bands and a day…

The real me stood up. Now what?

The real me stood up. Now what?

By Sue Ellen Haning PREVIEW Columnist Welcome back, you adventurous, nut-seeking people. If you took on last week’s exercise, you quite possibly stepped outside your comfort zone, for if you…

Dissonance

Dissonance

Dear Editor: Talk about cognitive dissonance — 76 percent of Republicans believe in the second coming. So, if Jesus is coming, why do 44 percent of these same people believe…

KIDS summer programs start next month

SUN Columnist The Ross Aragon Community Center, in conjunction with the Town of Pagosa Springs Recreation Department, is pleased to announce a new summer program called KIDS — Kickin’ It…

Birth-Keiter

Birth-Keiter

The Keiters — Chance, Andrea and baby sister Averi Keiter — welcomed Peyton Marcella on March 9, 2013, weighing 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Maternal grandparents…

Local-Wanket

Local-Wanket

Bethany Wanket of Pagosa Springs graduated Magna Cum Laude from Fort Lewis College, where she received the honor of Outstanding Graduate in Music Performance.  Follow these topics: Celebrations, Education, Lifestyle…