2020 was an unusual and interesting year in Pagosa Country. There was no want for good news, bad news, controversial issues, and no lack of interesting news to keep SUN readers focused on local events, situations and personalities.

Over the next few weeks, The SUN will take a look back at some of those events, selected by SUN staff writers. This week, we look back at January, February and March.


• The year began with the San Miguel, Dolores, Animas and San Juan River basins having a collective snowpack total of 130 percent of the week’s median.

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