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People carol, play instruments and hold competitions while ringing the bell for the Salvation Army. This group of bell-ringers from the Church of Jesu...

Kiwanis, county reign supreme

It’s all in fun, but enduring competitions rage when it comes to ringing the bell for the Salvation Army.

For many years, Kiwanis of...

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National & World

U.S. ready to do business with Cuba

WASHINGTON – Freighters once carried Cuban nickel and limestone to the port of New Orleans and North Dakota beans to Havana. Cuban families ate bowls of American rice, while...

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BID seeks feedback for Sidewalk Vending Days

The Durango Business Improvement District is seeking feedback from merchants on potential Sidewalk Vending Days for 2015 to see which days are best, BID said in a news release.

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Good Earth

Citing risks, N.Y. to ban fracking

ALBANY, N.Y. – The Cuomo administration announced Wednesday that it would ban hydraulic fracturing in New York state, ending years of uncertainty by concluding that the...

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Fewer choosing the humanities at FLC

Fort Lewis College has experienced the same decline in enrollment in the arts and humanities as the University of Colorado Boulder campus during the last five years, FLC spokesman...

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Victor H. Lynn

Victor H. Lynn, the father of Durango resident Alan Lynn, died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in Tucson, Arizona. He was just shy of his 89th birthday.

Mr. Lynn was born to...

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