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Contractors working for the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad were busy replacing 120 feet of track Wednesday afternoon at 15th Street. Head m...

15th Street road work begins

The monthlong closure at East Second Avenue and 15th Street will produce something for everyone, says Amber Blake, multi-modal coordinator for the...

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National & World

Is U.S. prepared for Ebola?

The U.S. health-care apparatus is so unprepared and short on resources to deal with the deadly Ebola virus that even small clusters of cases could overwhelm parts of the system,...

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Time is money

Before the invention of currency, humans from across the world exchanged goods and precious metals through bartering.

In today’s world of tepid economic growth,...

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Good Earth

Rules pitched for power plants

ALBUQUERQUE – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed emissions standards this week for four power plants on Native American reservations as part of the Obama...

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Harvard tops global school rankings

WASHINGTON – U.S. News and World Report put Princeton atop its list of the nation’s best universities last month. On Tuesday, the magazine declared Harvard best in...

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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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