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The booths in the teen section at Durango Public Library have been removed and will be replaced by a computer counter with outlets to recharge electro...

Public library remodels teen section

Six years after Durango Public Library opened, the teen section is getting a face-lift.

The booths are gone, and a new computer counter with...

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National & World

Tough to pick a college?

WASHINGTON – For many high school seniors, fall means deciding where to apply for college and maybe visiting a guidance counselor.

The popularity of social media...

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New-home sales up slightly in September

WASHINGTON – U.S. sales of new homes were nearly flat in September, after the government sharply revised downward what was initially an August surge in buying.

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Good Earth

Water’s future in the West

The 13th annual REEL Environmental Film Experience will engage water experts and members of the audience in a dialogue after the screening tonight of “DamNation,” a...

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Navigating social media’s complex terrain

School children, increasingly into electronic media to study and do homework as well as socialize, should know how to navigate this new world, says a developer of educational...

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Victor H. Lynn

Victor H. Lynn, the father of Durango resident Alan Lynn, died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in Tucson, Arizona. He was just shy of his 89th birthday.

Mr. Lynn was born to...

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