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Region 9 awarded planning grant

By Kristen Lynch Special to The SUN Colorado U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet has announced  that the Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwestern Colorado received a $54,900 competitive Partnership Planning Grant from…

TTC ponders plans for end-of-year holiday seasons

Staff Writer After two years of cancelled Fourth of July fireworks, members of the Pagosa Springs Town Tourism Committee are starting to get anxious to see something bright and flashy,…

Be aware of Affordable Care Act scams

SUN Columnist Health insurance is changing under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and starting on Oct. 1, 2013, people without Medicare who are uninsured or who buy their own coverage can…

Elk, bighorn study continues in South San Juan Mountains

Colorado Parks and Wildlife Colorado Parks and Wildlife is continuing its study of Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep and elk populations in south central Colorado. As part of the study, the…

Michael Maestas Memorial Rodeo on Aug. 10

By Lori Lucero Special to The SUN The Michael Maestas Memorial Rodeo will be held Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Red Ryder Roundup Rodeo grounds. There will be horse events…

Symposium addresses uses of geothermal resource

By Ed Fincher Staff Writer Pagosa Verde, a local company founded by Jerry Smith, hosted its second annual symposium, titled “Colorado’s Moment,” last week at the Pagosa Springs Center for…

Flash floods cause damage, rouse residents in Arboles

Staff Writer Three flash floods have hit near Arboles in the last three weeks, and some residents of the area are not pleased. Beyond washing debris and silt onto the…

Memorial-James La Rue

Memorial-James La Rue

Many of you may remember and knew James La Rue. James lived in Pagosa Springs for the best years of his life. James came to Pagosa in 1994 when his…

Sand volleyball clinic begins Wednesday

By Tom Carosello SUN Columnist This first session of this year’s sand volleyball clinic begins Wednesday at the South Pagosa Park sand courts; all registered participants should attend. Cost for…

Mini health fair at the community center

SUN Columnist The promotora of San Juan Basin Health, along with the Ross Aragon Community Center, invite you to a mini health fair at the center on Aug. 15. You…