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The 2015 Be Local Coupon Book is wrapping up. Call us immediately if you have not yet reserved your space.


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 Local First is a member network of over 200 locally owned, independent businesses within La Plata County, committed to building and maintaining a strong local economy that benefits everyone.

Our membership represents a wide range of unique local enterprises: retail shops and arts groups, farms and ranches, cafes, restaurants and breweries, service, health and trades professionals, and other entrepreneurs. Many of these fine businesses are represented in our very popular Be Local Coupon Book. 

Ask us how to be included, or click on the "Join Local First" tab to the left.



We Want to Hear From YOU!


Over the past seven year's of substancial growth and empowerment, Local First has become a strong voice for locally owned independent businesses. We want to continue to represent your business in the ways that is most valuable to your businesses success. 

Featured Member

Silk Sparrow

Durango ladies, take notice: Silk Sparrow has spread its wings!
Under new owner Jill Badalati, Durango’s chic boutique has expanded its vision, but remains committed to providing sophisticated styles at affordable prices and creating an exceptional shopping experience for the fashion-conscious women of Durango and beyond. With an emphasis on quality and...
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Silk Sparrow
801 Main Ave.
, CO 81301

“At KDUR, having a presence in the Local’s Book is important to us because we feel strongly in the mission and goals of Local First.  We value our local community and make it our business to help other locally owned and independent businesses in the Durango area thrive.  As the voice of the community for 40 years now, KDUR represents the locals…first.”  

Rachel Perrault, Development Director
KDUR Community Radio at Fort Lewis College