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A selection of television ads paid for by independent political advocacy groups attacking U.S. Senate candidates Cory Gardner and Mark Udall. Top left...

Outside groups launch attack ads

Television campaign attack ads dominating airwaves across the state depict Colorado’s senatorial candidates as extreme, harmful and woefully...

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National & World

North Korea powerful temptation for some

SEOUL, South Korea – One shouted about God’s love as he crossed a frozen river, clutching a Bible. Another swam, drunk and naked. Several U.S. soldiers dashed around...

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Durango-area Parade of Homes set to begin

The 11th annual Durango Area Parade of Homes will kick off Friday.

The three-day event highlights 15 homes constructed by local builders, and gives local buyers an...

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Good Earth

Call of the wild

On a late summer afternoon I sat at my campsite in the middle of the Weminuche Wilderness. I pulled up the hood of my jacket and braced myself against the flashes of lightning...

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Burden of student debt haunts more seniors

WASHINGTON – Rosemary Anderson could be 81 by the time she pays off her student loans. After struggling with divorce, health problems and an underwater home mortgage, the...

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Carroll Tidrick ‘Kelly’ Gamble

Durango resident Carroll Tidrick Gamble died Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Durango. He was 92.

Known as “Kelly,” he was born to...

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