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The Main Mall now stands where six buildings were destroyed in a fire on Aug. 24, 1974. The block will be closed Sunday morning for a memorial service...

Memorial service held on Main

It’s not uncommon for parts of Main Avenue to be closed for this festival or that concert. But Sunday morning, the 800 block will be closed...

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National & World

As protests rage, Obama looks for his role

WASHINGTON – When racial tensions erupted midway through his first presidential campaign, President Barack Obama came to Philadelphia to decry the “racial stalemate...

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Business gets brewing

BAYFIELD – Two local residents are bringing brewing back to Bayfield.

Bottom Shelf Brewery, 118 East Mill St., has received a federal license to sell its own beer...

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Good Earth

Mill cleanup vanquishes mercury

The Environmental Protection Agency has finished mercury-decontamination efforts at the Red Arrow Gold Corp. mill site on Grand Avenue in Mancos.

Workers removed 240...

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Organization at home key to success at school

Success in school often depends on how well a student manages to organize everything from demanding schoolwork to a dizzying array of after-school activities to technological...

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Cristian Trinidad Hernandez Korte

Durango resident Cristian Trinidad Hernandez Korte died after drowning Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at Navajo Lake near Arboles. He had turned 6 the day before.

Cristian was...

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