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Geoff Wolf, current Durango Natural Foods board president, opens the food co-op’s annual meeting Saturday at the Powerhouse Science Center. Amo...

National & World

Aftershocks terrify survivors of quake that killed 2,500

KATHMANDU, Nepal – Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets, tens of thousands of Nepalese braced against terrifying aftershocks Sunday while digging for survivors in the...

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Real estate deals make a splash

Are big deals back?

A number of significant real estate transactions have closed in recent months as economic indicators suggest a busy tourist season and more solid...

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Good Earth

Making rural legacies last in La Plata County

Leaving a lasting legacy involves more than making sure a ranch or farm is passed on to its intended heirs, says an agriculture and business-management economist who has advised...

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Opt-out movement accelerates amid Common Core testing

ATLANTA – Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards, defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic...

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