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Local strongman to compete in world championships

By Mara Koch Special to The SUN Jacob Miskimens will compete in the Arnold Amateur World Strongman Championships in Columbus, Ohio, March 1-3. The event will feature more than 50…

Live Entertainment 3/1 – 3/6

Friday Buffalo Inn: Dean Murphy Band, 9 p.m. Coyote Moon Bar & Grill: The Ben Gibson Band, 9 p.m. Nello’s Bistro: Carl Mori, 6 p.m. Saturday Coyote Moon Bar &…

Promise of riches brings pioneers to Pagosa Country

Promise of riches brings pioneers to Pagosa Country

Gold was a strong attraction during Pagosa Country’s pioneer years. When Hartley C. Metcalf, while living in Denver in 1873, heard of gold in the San Juan Mountains, he outfitted…

Vets 4 Vets conducting local survey

By Charlotte Ann Jones Special to The SUN If you are a veteran of the United States military, you are needed to help local veterans have a strong voice for…

All hell breaks loose (‘This, too, shall pass’)

All hell breaks loose (‘This, too, shall pass’)

By Sue Ellen Haning Columnist Welcome back, successful nuts. Are you bosom buds with your comfort zones? Adept at challenging them? Well, maybe that’s a bit lofty this early in…

Pagosa Paw: 101 happy dogs

By Jennifer Martin Special to The SUN Last weekend, the Pagosa Nordic Club, along with Colorado Mountain Mushers, sponsored the third annual Pagosa Paw Winter Dog Sports Event. The event…

Second poverty simulation to be held March 15

By Don Ford Special to The SUN About 50 people experienced the virtual realities of poverty in a unique poverty simulation several months ago. The poverty simulation was designed to…

Charges to be filed in Valentine’s Day crash

Staff Writer A Pagosa Springs man is facing charges following a Valentine’s Day accident that left two passengers seriously injured. On Feb. 14, at approximately 1:18 a.m., Pagosa Springs Police…

A district with passionate constituents

A district with passionate constituents

It has been a very active week at the Capitol. Last Monday, we voted on four gun safety bills that passed and are on their way to the State Senate.…

CFC committee seeking applications from charitable organizations

By Meg Heath Special to The SUN The Intermountain CFC Local Federal Coordinating Committee is seeking applications from eligible charitable organizations from southwestern Colorado that wish to be part of…