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Durango and surrounding areas received up to 9 inches of snowfall in places by early Sunday morning, with up to a foot on regional mountain passes.
National & World
CAPE TOWN, South Africa – In death, Nelson Mandela unified South Africans of all races and backgrounds Sunday on a day of prayer for the global statesman – from a...
- Ukrainians hold largest demonstration since ’04
- NSA isn’t the only one spying
- Obamas to attend service for late S. African leader
- Nation/World Briefs
- Revolutionary War prison parcel transferred to Pennsylvania town
Bill Amos spent four years in Durango studying sociology at Fort Lewis College, earning his degree in 2003.
During that time, his interest in climbing continued to...
- BP pushes limits to tap extreme fields
- Businesses give big ‘like’ to Pinterest, Instagram
- Business Briefs
- Long-term care insurance: Peace of mind at a price
- Users can take steps to protect passwords
Decades ago, ripe cones were plucked from the tops of conifer trees in the San Juan National Forest and sent to Nebraska for storage in a U.S. Forest Service...
- Fossils tell story of bygone ecosystem
- Cutting trees to rid N.J. forest of beetles
- North Dakota launching website to notify public of spills
- Bulletproof plants for novice gardeners
- Earth Briefs
Stereotypes have long been vital to the sociology of high school.
In John Hughes’ seminal 1985 film, “The Breakfast Club,” five unfortunate,...
- Schools toss plastic plates
- With ad campaign, girls school knocks fairy-tale life
- Education Briefs
- Coloradan earns Rhodes scholarship
- U.S. fares unevenly against world
Durango resident Richard Paul Curtis died of cancer of the larynx Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his home. He turned 77 two weeks earlier.
Mr. Curtis was born to Paul and...
Who, pray tell, made the decision to do...
Years ago, when my friend Franz...
In a study recently published in the...