Local and Regional News


Geoff Wolf, current Durango Natural Foods board president, opens the food co-op’s annual meeting Saturday at the Powerhouse Science Center. Amo...

Local food co-op will remain independent

Durango Natural Foods held its annual meeting Saturday at the Powerhouse Science Center to review its fiscal year and discuss its future.

More Local and Regional

National & World

7.8-magnitude earthquake strikes Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal – An avalanche triggered by a massive earthquake swept across Nepal’s Mount Everest region on Saturday, killing at least 10 climbers and guides,...

More National & World

Good Earth

Making rural legacies last in La Plata County

Leaving a lasting legacy involves more than making sure a ranch or farm is passed on to its intended heirs, says an agriculture and business-management economist who has advised...

More Good Earth


Opt-out movement accelerates amid Common Core testing

ATLANTA – Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards, defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic...

More Education


More Columnists