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Signs of life in the Riverwalk wetlands

By Josh Pike Pagosa Wetland Partners In the fall, the Riverwalk wetlands can appear barren and drab. Patches of still water, surrounded by dead brown stalks,...

DUST2 team members qualifies for state

Photo courtesy Janine Emmets Ten athletes from the DUST2 team qualified for state and will be racing in Durango this weekend. Pictured, from left to...

Bird of the Week

Photo courtesy Byron Greco This week’s Bird of the Week, compliments of the Weminuche Audubon Society and Audubon Rockies, is the fox sparrow. This sparrow is...

CSU scientists awarded $3.2 million to make algae a better crop

By Robin Young PREVIEW Columnist Scientists have long studied properties of algae in hopes that it could someday act as a substitute for petroleum-derived vehicle and...

Williams Creek fishing

Photo courtesy Allen Domingo Allen Domingo and his dog, Animas Domingo, got in some fall fishing at Williams Creek recently. This salmon was just part...

Wolf Creek Ski area open weekends

Photo courtesy Rosanne Haidorfer-Pitcher/Wolf Creek Ski Area Wolf Creek Ski Area’s employees were busy moving snow last week to make Saturday’s early season opening enjoyable...

Rainbow trout

Photo courtesy Leticia Olson Nick Olson shows off a 23-inch rainbow trout, weighing in at 4.6 pounds, that he caught at Hatcher Lake recently.

Virtual Continental Divide Trail Gateway Community Summit planned

By Callie SmithContinental Divide Trail Coalition Join the 2021 virtual Continental Divide Trail Gateway Community Summit on Oct. 13-14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  This...

4-H Horse Project place at Colorado State Fair

Photo courtesy Jake and Lexi Alexander 4-H Horse Project participants placed at the Colorado State Fair. On Gymkana Day, Brandt Winther placed second in the...

Avian travelers cross paths in the Riverwalk wetlands

By Josh PikePagosa Wetland Partners As the autumn air becomes chilly and the leaves change color, the Riverwalk wetlands see a flurry of activity. During...