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Liam Maddox received a heart transplant in Seattle. The Children’s Organ Transplant Association is helping raise money for the medical procedur...

Local baby has heart transplant

Durango baby Liam Maddox was 5 months old when he was diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy, a condition in which the heart becomes weakened and...

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National & World

Obama seeks funds for immigration crisis

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama appealed to Congress on Tuesday for $3.7 billion in emergency spending to deal with the immigration crisis on the nation’s...

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Too busy on the weekend? Not a problem

The smell of fresh pizza and sound of live folk music filled the air at the first evening farmers market in Cortez.

The July 1 event drew a different mix of artists and...

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Good Earth

No trees to hug?

In the context of climate change, much is depressing.

Despite decades of grave, increasingly urgent warnings from scientists about human-caused global warming and...

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Math, science graduates earn top dollar

WASHINGTON – It seems to matter less whether your alma mater is public or private than what you study – math and science in particular – when it comes to...

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John Charles Earley

A memorial service for John Charles Earley will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, July 14, 2014, at The Glacier Club, 600 Glacier Club Drive, in Durango.

Mr. Earley died Friday,...

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