Yocal is a partnership between Local First and the Durango Telegraph to bring you content about all things local. 

Latest Issues

September 2020 Edition

Including “How to (Not) Cook like a Local”, a Q&A with Zia Taqueria and an unveiling of their new north location, and the delicious details about Eat Local Month!  Check it out in The Durango Telegraph on stands, the e-edition of the Telegraph or  below!

August 2020 Edition

Including “How to Find Solace like a Local”, a Q&A with the newest model of local health care catering to small businesses and individuals, a Q&A with Durango Montessori School about a new partnership with Colvig Silver Camp and news about what Local First has been up to!  Check it out in The Durango Telegraph on stands, the e-edition of the Telegraph or  below!

February 2019 Edition

January 2019 Edition

November 2019 Edition

How to Shower Yourself Like a Local

A local’s guide to April showers. 

Southwest Wedding Bazaar

New wedding event showcases local wedding vendors. 

Local Health Care

Local First teams up with the Durango Network to bring health care to small, local businesses. 

Outlier Cellars

One-year-old cidery serves up local, craft cider and wines. 

Dating Locally

One local’s guide to dating yourself (and skipping the lift line)

How to Marie Kondo Like a Local

I was slow on hearing about this Marie Kondo person.

Durango Outdoor Exchange

LOCAL FIRST: Fill us in on Durango Outdoor Exchange’s mission.

Rivergate Pharmacy 

LOCAL FIRST: What is Rivergate Pharmacy’s philosophy?

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