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Free old-time music concert and dance party Jan. 17

Free old-time music concert and dance party Jan. 17

By Carla Roberts Special to The PREVIEW Start the new year with a Wild West Party featuring the Six Dollar String Band from Durango on Jan. 17 from 6 to…

County approves equipment-sharing agreements with town

The relationship between Archuleta County and the Town of Pagosa Springs was further solidified on Dec. 19, with the Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) approving two intergovernmental agreements…

Artists invited to join open paint sessions

By Darren Lewis SUN Columnist There will be a free open session for artists to bring their own supplies and work on their current projects at the Ross Aragon Community…

Flu vaccine is a safeguard for personal and community health

By Claire Ninde Special to The SUN December through February is the typical peak for the influenza virus and with the vaccination taking effect after about two weeks, now is…

The poinsettia: history and care

By Terry Schaaf PREVIEW Columnist They come in deep reds, light pinks, ivory and even purple. They have dark leaves, light leaves, bi-color leaves and curly leaves. They are the…

ACSO discusses overdoses and getting help

It’s no question that the United States and Archuleta County has a problem with illicit substance use and abuse. The full version of this story is available in the print…

Next health and wellness event Jan. 31

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

The Incredible Years Parenting class is coming

By Lynne Bridges Special to The SUN The Incredible Years Parenting class is a free opportunity offered to anyone who wants to build positive relationships with their children, needs more…

County increases voter precinct limits due to population growth

At its Dec. 5 meeting, the Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) approved a resolution increasing the active voter population of the county’s election precincts to 2,000 per precinct.…

Man trespasses, breaks window to father’s house

The Archuleta County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) arrested a man on Dec. 24 after he trespassed on his father’s property and used a rock to break a window in his father’s…