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Kim Pannathorn, left, and Thane McGrath, members of the Unitarian Universalist youth group, display some of the new origami cranes the group is creati...

Two years, 1,000 cranes

Members of Durango’s Unitarian Universalist Fellowship youth group spent two years folding 1,000 origami cranes without a recipient in mind.

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National & World

Impact of Cuba policy unclear

HAVANA – The highest-ranking U.S. official to visit Cuba in more than three decades said Friday that two days of talks on re-establishing full diplomatic relations had left...

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U.S. home construction up 4.4 percent in December

WASHINGTON – Construction of new homes rebounded in December, helping to push activity for the entire year to the highest level since the peak of the housing boom nine...

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Good Earth

Biologists launch lynx study

There’s no doubt the reintroduced Canada lynx once again calls the high country of Colorado home.

Now, biologists have begun a 10-year study to determine if the...

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Education Briefs

Shane Bisogno named to dean’s list

Shane Bisogno, a Durango native, received academic honors from Arizona State University by making the university’s...

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