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Fort Lewis College students march Tuesday towards the Student Union Building to Berndt Hall to protest the Fort Lewis College Foundation’s inve...

National & World

Affirmative-action ban OK’d

WASHINGTON – A state’s voters are free to outlaw the use of race as a factor in college admissions, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in a blow to affirmative action...

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Reality business 101

It might be a good time for business start-ups, according to a congressman and other savvy business owners.

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, paid a visit to eager Fort...

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Good Earth

Fish helped grow these greens

In the mountain climate between Bayfield and Pagosa Springs, farmer Matt Brewer plans to harvest 400 to 600 of pounds of leafy greens each week from just one of his aquaponic...

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Should brand names be part of standardized tests?

NEW YORK – “Just Do It” has been a familiar Nike slogan for years, but some parents are wondering what it was doing on some of New York’s Common Core...

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Ruby Jane Bailey

Durango resident Ruby Jane Bailey died of breast cancer Thursday, April 17, 2014, at her home. She was 58.

Mrs. Bailey was born to James and Loretta Saxon on July 15,...

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