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Butch Knowlton, director of La Plata County’s Office of Emergency Management, walks past the remains of Tim and Karen Kelleys home, which explo...

Homeowners settle lawsuit over explosion

Karen and Timothy Kelley, whose house near Lemon Reservoir exploded Feb. 21, 2012, have settled a lawsuit they filed against Amerigas Propane, Mesa...

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National & World

Obama forecasts worse storms to come

MIAMI– President Barack Obama said Thursday that deadly flooding in Texas and Oklahoma is a reminder that the U.S. needs to toughen its response to the effects of natural...

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Denver the new Detroit?

DENVER – They’re ubiquitous in Asia, swarming the bustling streets of Bangkok, New Delhi and Beijing.

Now, a company that manufactures tuk-tuks – the...

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Good Earth

EPA issues water, stream rules

WASHINGTON – Drinking water for 117 million Americans will be protected under new rules shielding small streams, tributaries and wetlands from pollution and development,...

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Riverview students take second at international contest

A Riverview Elementary School team is back in Durango after taking second place in an international contest that challenges young minds.

The Bumfuzzlers, as they called...

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