Breta Snedden, center, and Dave Snedden, right, admire a bike Vance Valencia of Cole’s Chop Shop brought in for the Mike Lorenzini Memorial Bike Show Contest on Saturday at the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally in Ignacio.
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Breta Snedden, center, and Dave Snedden, right, admire a bike Vance Valencia of Cole’s Chop S...

Engines, leather ... rodeo bulls

IGNACIO – They come from everywhere: Dallas, Albuquerque, Phoenix, Denver, Taos, Santa Fe, California, Washington, Oregon, Indiana –...

The Blotter

Most items in this column are taken from logs of calls made to authorities. Their accuracy may not have been verified by an official investigation.

Durango Police

Friday

1:03 a.m.
Someone reported hearing loud music and drumming coming from a courtyard in the 3200 block of East Second Avenue.

Thursday

2:28 p.m.
A man reportedly shoplifted from The Wine Merchant, 1514 Main Ave.
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Local Briefs

Prescribed burn in Sauls Creek area

The San Juan National Forest plans to conduct a prescribed burn sometime in the next few weeks on about 1,100 acres in the Sauls Creek area about five miles east of Bayfield.

The earliest burning operations might occur would...


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Region Briefs

CDOT suspending projects for weekend

DENVER – The Colorado Department of Transportation has suspended construction projects across the state in anticipation of heavy traffic this Labor Day weekend.

Heavier than normal...


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And the West is History

100 years ago: “John Olbert went up to Trimble Springs to take the baths in the hope of getting the rheumatism out of his joints caused by reading the U.P. war news.”

75 years...


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