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Free EBT machines available for direct market farmers

By Leslie Wustrack Special to The SUN Registration is now open for farmers markets, farm stands and community supported agriculture (CSAs) to receive free — wired or wireless — electronic…

United Way outlines upcoming Archuleta County happenings

By Bill Hudgins Special to The PREVIEW United Way of Southwest Colorado is now accepting applications for nonprofit partners to be funded in 2017-2018. To review requirements and download the…

County’s unemployment rate decreases to 2.9 percent

The unemployment rate for Archuleta County decreased to 2.9 percent in November, with 6,106 people in the labor force and 180 of those claiming unemployment. The full version of this…

Community meeting to consider steps to close Riverwalk gap

On Jan. 5 at 5:30 p.m., the Town of Pagosa Springs will host a community meeting in the South Conference Room of the Ross Aragon Community Center for discussion of…

Pilot program expands health and wellness services for seniors

The Pagosa Springs Senior Center has initiated a pilot program expanding health and wellness services to Archuleta County seniors. The program includes wellness, blood pressure monitoring or allows individual area…

The gift of friendship

By Richard Gammill Special to The PREVIEW My first season of snow and ice in Pagosa Springs began with a thud. One morning, I walked from our house to my…

New beginnings with New Thought

New beginnings with New Thought

By Carla Ryan Special to The PREVIEW Pagosa Community of New Thought (PCNT) will host a candlelight prayer and meditation service on Saturday evening, New Year’s Eve, at 6:30 p.m.…

School board hears audit presentation

The Archuleta School District (ASD) Board of Education (BOE) ended their year with good news, accepting a draft of the district’s 2015-2016 financial audit that resulted in an unmodified opinion.…

Funding available for agricultural energy projects

By Christi Lightcap Special to The SUN The Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) and the Colorado Energy Office (CEO) are seeking applicants for agricultural energy efficiency and renewable energy projects.…

With the new year comes new changes in Social Security

By Bridget Byerly Special to The SUN Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits will see a slight increase in 2017. The full version of this story is…