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Long may she wave

Old Glory. The Stars and Stripes. The Star Spangled Banner. No matter what you call it, the American flag stands for freedom and hope for mankind. There exists perhaps no…

Forest Service office to be closed on July 3

By Brandon Caley Special to The SUN The Pagosa Ranger District office will be closed on Friday, July 3, in observance of July 4. The office will resume operations on…

Pagosa Springs Endurance Horse Ride praised, results announced

By Kirsten Le Roux Special to The SUN “I would have paid double and driven twice as far to ride this event,” enthused Dawn Dobbs at the final vet check…

Federal court grants order to prevent Bureau of Land Management fracking rules from taking effect

By Erin Lamb Special to The SUN On Tuesday, a Wyoming federal judge granted a request by four states — Colorado, North Dakota, Utah and Wyoming — to prevent new…

Assessor’s Office to close for four days in August

The Archuleta County Assessor’s Office will be closed for three days in August to allow the office’s staff to host the Colorado Assessor’s Association Summer Conference in Pagosa Springs. The…

Team Intrepid Fallen Heroes passes through Pagosa in Race Across America

Most of the bicyclists competing in the 34th annual Race Across America, which began in California and will end more than 3,000 miles away in Maryland, could be seen peddling…

Eleven tularemia cases identified in Colorado this year

By Mark Salley Special to The SUN According to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, there have been 11 human cases of tularemia in Colorado since May of…

Youth tennis underway, second session starts in July

By Darren Lewis SUN Columnist Registration is ongoing for the July session of youth tennis. The program, which is open to youths ages 6-8, 9-10 and 11-plus, consists of two…

National Lightning Safety Awareness Week: Expect increased lightning locally

By Casey Crow Staff Writer June 21-27 is National Lightning Safety Awareness Week, and the National Weather Service (NWS) offices in Colorado will be promoting lightning safety with daily messages…

Nicholas Daniel Toth

Nicholas Daniel Toth

Nicholas Daniel Toth V found peace on June 13. He made us parents on Dec. 27, 1995, in Durango, Colo. Nicky spent 14 years of his life playing baseball, soccer…