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Snow, snow and more snow

Snow, snow and more snow

By John M. Motter PREVIEW Columnist Maybe one of you old-timers out there can help me. I’m going to ramble through a description of a winter I spent living on…

History group announces upcoming topics

By Jim Van Liere Special to The PREVIEW Colonial America will be our topic for discussion at our next two meetings on Feb. 19 and March 18. Please bring any…

Pagosa’s Past: Snow, snow and more snow

Pagosa’s Past: Snow, snow and more snow

By John M. Motter PREVIEW Columnist Do you remember when snow, tires and chains used to go together? Nowadays, it seems that almost every family vehicle has an emblem on…

Library to host presentation on stories of Pagosa

By Josie Snow Special to The PREVIEW If you take the Riverwalk from Centennial Park across the post office, you will eventually come to the mother spring — a small…

Snow? What’s it all about?

Snow? What’s it all about?

By John Motter PREVIEW Columnist Who could deny that snow is a huge attention-getter? Go to any coffee shop and the talk among the coffee-gulpin’ old geezers sittin’ there is…

Whiteout on Wolf Creek

Whiteout on Wolf Creek

If you’ve recently risked shepherding your most mobile debt, the family auto, over snow-packed Wolf Creek Pass, you’ll likely agree with a group of Durango journalists who concluded a few…

How did I get here from there?

How did I get here from there?

Quien sabe? That’s Spanish for who knows, you know? It is time to make New Year’s resolutions, you know, for the year 2020. I wish that number was a description…

Traversing Wolf Creek Pass in 1916

Traversing Wolf Creek Pass in 1916

Last week’s column about the first public crossing of newly built Wolf Creek Pass when it opened during the summer of 1916 ended with the sentence, “Six men held the…

Traversing Wolf Creek Pass in 1916

Traversing Wolf Creek Pass in 1916

Our writer concluded last week’s column with the statement: “Now night was coming and we were still two and one half miles from Mr. Logan’s work camp.” Picking up where…

Traversing a newly opened Wolf Creek Pass

At the close of last week’s action, our motorists crossing newly opened Wolf Creek Pass (1916) from east to west were looking down the barrel of a Colt .45 shoved…

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