If they come, where will they live?

City planners estimate 900 new units will be needed in the next 8 years to meet the current level of growth. With about 3 percent unemployment in La Plata County, it raises […]

Durango Wins Top Western Town

We’ve done it again. Durango took the No. 1 spot in True West Magazine’s 2015 Top Western Towns, according to a Durango Area Tourism Office news release. “Durango has more to offer […]

Bridge to Nowhere may link to 550

After more than a decade of planning and three years after the completion of the Grandview Interchange, the realignment of U.S. Highway 550 is moving a critical step closer to completion.  The […]

Three Springs: A Modern Durango neighborhood

Welcome to Three Springs, the new Durango. It all started with great design – create a community based on traditional neighborhood design principles. It is appealing because it uses the lessons learned […]

Will They Come? By developing Wilson Gulch, city hopes to lure national retail chains

Years after completion of the Bridge to Nowhere, developers’ dreams are still hanging on a three-quarter-mile stretch of road between Mercy Regional Medical Center and the Highway 160 interchange at the bottom […]

Five Kilometers of Kaleidoscopes

To call Durango’s inaugural Color Dash 5K Fun Run held at Three Springs colorful is putting it mildly. The run, a fundraiser for the Powerhouse Science Center in Durango by Winter Sports […]

Summertime Concert Series at Three Springs

Summer is upon us, and for some that means spending as much time outside as one possibly can. And in Durango, that often means outdoor concerts galore. Three Springs welcomes musician Dave […]

Upgrade clears hurdles for Three Springs road

Project to serve new retail, hospital By Sarah Mueller Herald staff writer Durango and La Plata County officials expect ground to break on the Wilson Gulch Road after both governments approved new […]

Energy-efficiency could be within your means!

You don’t need a million dollars to buy an energy-efficient home in La Plata County – in fact, less than half a million will do. New home construction, particularly in the Three Springs […]

In Love With The Past

The Story Trek Todd ends up in southwestern Colorado and talks with a man who is preserving history by collecting rare cowboy boots. He also meets a young man who left California […]