inaugural Dog House Auction

Photos courtesy Tor Hessman

Scene … at the inaugural Dog House Auction Friday evening. The event, hosted by the Pagosa Area Builders Advisory Committee (PABAC), raised more than $17,000 in bids and donations, with the auctioned doghouses built by Pagosa Springs High School students. All proceeds are earmarked for the Building Trades program at the high school. PABAC, through Build Pagosa, is assisting the Archuleta School District to develop a vocational-technical program. For more information, visit

This story was posted on May 25, 2018.