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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Fire burning on Plumtaw Road: 460 acres

Update 6 p.m.: According the San Juan National Forest, the Plumtaw fire is now burning 460 acres. An Emergency Operations Call Center has been set up...

Water district requests water conservation

By Josh Pike | Staff Writer On Monday, May 16, Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District (PAWSD) District Manager Justin Ramsey provided a press release...

Superintendent interviews

SUN photo/Randi Pierce The Archuleta School District Board of Education interviews one of three finalists to be the district’s next superintendent Tuesday. The board held...

McInnis announces retirement from Our Savior Lutheran Church and Preschool

By Stacey Lewis | Our Savior Lutheran Church and Preschool School Director Anette McInnis has announced her retirement from Our Savior Lutheran Church and Preschool...

County discusses landfill issues

The Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) discussed the recent landfill inspection and the future of the landfill at its May 10 work...

Town OKs first reading of short-term rental fee ordinance

The Pagosa Springs Town Council approved the first reading of Ordinance 982, “Short Term Vacation Rental Fee Implementation,” at its May 3 meeting.  The full...

Council sets criteria for new workforce housing site: Would potentially replace South Pagosa Park...

At its May 3 meeting, the Pagosa Springs Town Council discussed criteria for new sites in its plan to create workforce housing, either for...

County approves land-use changes, reconsiders marijuana regulations 

At its April 27 meeting, the Archuleta County Planning Commission discussed and unanimously approved a new version of the proposed Land Use Regulations (LUR)...

Red Flag Warning 

Tues., May 10 - 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.  Wed., May 11 - 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.  No burning allowed. Conditions will become favorable for easy...

Red Flag Warning – Monday, May 9

11 a.m. to 10 p.m.  Monday, May 9 No burning allowed. Conditions will become favorable for easy ignition and rapid spread of fires and extreme fire behavior due...