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Matt Palazzolo, a pilot with Flight for Life Colorado, said the new avalanche beacon locator system enables them to scan a 100-yard debris pile with m...

‘Eye in the sky’

When it comes to avalanches, Colorado has the nation’s highest fatality rate, according to the Colorado Avalanche Information Center. Buried...

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National & World

Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

NEW YORK – Civil-rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over the bloodshed could derail...

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Business

Homebuilder confidence dips

U.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less confident in their sales prospects heading into next year, even as their overall sales outlook remains favorable.

The National...

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Good Earth

Citing risks, N.Y. to ban fracking

ALBANY, N.Y. – The Cuomo administration announced Wednesday that it would ban hydraulic fracturing in New York state, ending years of uncertainty by concluding that the...

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Education

Education Briefs

Ellen Southworth studies abroad

Bates student Ellen Southworth of Durango, spent the fall 2014 semester studying abroad in France at the Paris College of...

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Obituaries

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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