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Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks during a campaign stop to promote Democrats in Aurora on Tuesday. The stop was the second made...

Hillary Clinton stumps for Sen. Udall

AURORA – Democratic superstar Hillary Clinton landed in Colorado on Tuesday to stump for fellow party hopefuls who face difficult election...

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National & World

Poll offers hope to GOP

WASHINGTON – Two weeks before Election Day, most of the nation’s likely voters now expect the Republican Party to take control of the U.S. Senate, according to a new...

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Construction boom

Construction is booming in the Durango area, creating hundreds of new jobs as firms add payroll to meet strong demand for building.

The construction industry accounted...

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Good Earth

Cleaning up bighorn habitat

When telephones made the galvanized-steel telegraph line between Durango and Silverton superfluous, the latter fell into disuse, but it didn’t go away.

As the...

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Navigating social media’s complex terrain

School children, increasingly into electronic media to study and do homework as well as socialize, should know how to navigate this new world, says a developer of educational...

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Tommy Lee Martin

Longtime Durango resident Tommy Lee Martin died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Durango. He was 88.

A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Sacred...

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