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More mashed potatoes: Potato trucks roll on pass

Two semi tractor-trailers hauling potatoes rolled on U.S. 160 traversing Wolf Creek Pass in a six-day span recently, making them the second and third trucks hauling potatoes to roll on…

Changing of the guard: County court gets new judge

Changing of the guard:  County court gets new judge

A changing of the guard took place when 6th Judicial District Court Judge Gregory Lyman swore in Sam Cassidy as Archuleta County’s new county court judge Tuesday morning. That changing…

Facts about Archuleta County snow removal

Pagosa Country is finally experiencing winter weather and, with it, snow removal. The following information is from the Archuleta County Road and Bridge Department and includes the county’s snow removal…

Lady Pirates hand Demons first loss of season

The Pagosa Springs High School Lady Pirates hit the ground running in 2015, handing the 4A Durango Demons their first loss of the season Tuesday night in Durango. The Pirates…

Commissioners set meeting schedule, location

The Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners held its first regular meeting in its new meeting room Tuesday afternoon, declaring the location to be its official meeting location. Pursuant to…

What’s Cookin’

Colorado Potato Hash Recipe courtesy: Colorado Department of Agriculture and Chef Jason K. Morse, C.E.C. 2 russet potatoes, diced, skin on 2 red potatoes, diced, skin on 2 Yukon gold…

County reviews marijuana ordinance, changes anticipated

Nearly six months after it was originally passed, Archuleta County’s marijuana steering committee is reviewing the county’s marijuana ordinance, which regulates recreational and medicinal marijuana retail sales in Archuleta County.…

Objection filed in Village land swap

A 96-page objection has been filed against the proposed land swap between the Rio Grande National Forest and Leavell-McCombs Joint Venture (LMJV) that would provide the needed land and access…

Former employee files suit against county

A former employee of Archuleta County has filed a civil suit against Archuleta County in U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, with that lawsuit alleging several violations on…

2015 mill levies by the numbers

As part of its routine, year-end business at its Dec. 16 regular meeting, the Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners voted to certify the county’s mill levies and associated revenues…