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Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Fireworks prohibited in county and town, county fire restrictions in place

By Chris Mannara Staff Writer On May 20 Archuleta County enacted Stage 1 fire restrictions, and within those restrictions, personal fireworks “of any kind” are prohibited. “Personal...

Firefighter appreciation awards Steve Voorhis named Firefighter of the Year

Pagosa Fire Protection District Pagosa Fire Protection District (PFPD) members vote annually for their peers to determine who receive recognition. This year, the following firefighters...

2018 YEAR IN REVIEW

2018 was a busy and interesting year in Pagosa Country. There was no want for good news, bad news, controversial issues, and no lack...

Semi rolls atop Wolf Creek Pass after going nearly 50 mph above limit

The Pagosa Fire Protection District (PFPD) and Colorado State Patrol (CSP) responded to a semi truck rollover on Wolf Creek Pass on Jan. 24. The...

2017 YEAR IN REVIEW

2017 was a busy and interesting year in Pagosa Country. There was no want for controversial issues, no lack of interesting news events to...

Fire department responds to residence fire

The Pagosa Fire Protection District (PFPD) responded to a fire at a residence off of Grenadier Place on the afternoon of Tuesday, Jan. 16. The...

PFPD battles structure fire, provides mutual aid for Kansas fires

On Thursday, March 2, the Pagosa Fire Protection District (PFPD) responded to a structure fire that resulted because of an explosion. The full version of...

Vehicle accident

At approximately 3:23 p.m. on Tuesday, March 16, the Pagosa Fire Protection (PFPD) was called to respond to a vehicle accident involving three cars...

Fire district offers back-to-school safety tips

By Pagosa Fire Protection District Special to The SUN The first hints of fall are in the air in the Pagosa Springs area and school is back...

Incident leads to reminder about propane safety

Following  an incident Monday morning, the Pagosa Fire Protection District (PFPD) is reminding residents to clean off and around propane tanks and meters to...