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BoCC approves banks, investment firms for county use

In dispensing with several beginning-of-the-year items of business on Jan. 20, the Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners approved banking and investment options for County Treasurer Betty Diller to use…

Pirates host Bayfield Friday night

The Pagosa Springs Pirates boys’ basketball team hit the road twice this last week — once to face the Centauri Falcons on Saturday and again to take on the Sargent…

BoCC holds work session on marijuana ordinance

The county’s marijuana ordinance was again the topic of conversation at a work session of the Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners held Tuesday. The work session was the second…

Celtic Spirituality class resuming at St. Patrick’s

The Rev. Doug Neel, rector of St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, will resume the Celtic Spirituality class at St. Patrick’s beginning this Monday evening, Feb. 2, at 6 p.m. The class,…

Locals place in Pagosa Paw Winter Dog Sports Event

Locals place in Pagosa Paw Winter Dog Sports Event

By Jennifer Martin Special to The SUN Last weekend, the Pagosa Nordic Club, along with Rocky Mountain Sled Dog Club, hosted the fifth annual Pagosa Paw Winter Dog Sports Event.…

A work in progress

We’ve come a long way from last March, when directors of the Pagosa Springs Community Development Corporation (CDC) made a presentation labeling several long-serving, dedicated citizens and public servants as…

Unemployment rate increases slightly

When the town and county finally received the correct sales tax figures for November and December, the results seemed to indicate that the economic recovery was beginning to slow down,…

Terry Thornton

Terry Thornton Terry Thornton, dearly loved husband of Christine Thornton, went to be with the Lord peacefully with his family near on Jan. 21 at the age of 56 in…

Reduce your energy bills

When comparing an average house to an energy-efficient house, it is possible to reduce annual energy bills by up to 40 percent! To obtain such a reduction, it is important…

Diabetes help available

By Flannery O’Neil Special to The SUN Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects over 2,500 people in La Plata and Archuleta counties and can have a dramatic effect on…