The regional science fair took place March 5 in Durango. Pagosa Springs Junior High School had 12 participants.
Local award winners were:
• Angie Gallegos — LPEA Renewable Energy Award.
• Brannon Harbor — Honorable Mention, Engineering.
• Chase Purcell — Honorable Mention, Physics.
• Omar Ruiz — Honorable Mention, Physics.
• Keith Archuleta — Third place, Microbiology ($50).
• Kendra Schlom — First place, Earth and Space Science ($100).
Other region participants were Zack Brown, Kevin Crow, Hannah Matzdorf, Heather Brooks, Tristen Bennett and Allie Denison.