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Durango crime

In response to questions from the City Council, the Durango Police Department recently completed an analysis of local crime statistics. It is a worthwhile effort for which Police Chief David Felice...

DATE: July 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

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DATE: July 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

'Year of Darwin' is important to educate Americans about evolution

The scientific community has designated 2009 as the "Year of Darwin" to commemorate two important anniversaries: 150 years of Charles Darwin's and Alfred Russel Wallace's theses on evolution, and...

DATE: July 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Senate vacancy

By taking a job with the U.S. Department of Agriculture with a year remaining in his second four-year term, state Sen. Jim Isgar has given his party an opportunity to hold onto the 6th Senate...

DATE: July 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Horse Gulch money well spent

The city of Durango has a well-established track record in leveraging its resources for matching funds from other sources. This effort at stretching tax dollars as far as they can go has resulted...

DATE: July 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

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DATE: July 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Close elections

That human beings are flawed and prone to error is not just a theological truth. It also is a mathematical fact. That should be remembered in discussing elections such as the Minnesota contest just...

DATE: July 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Isgar at USDA

From the time he was appointed to the Colorado Senate in 2001, Jim Isgar has been a staunch advocate for agriculture across the state, but in this region in particular. That commitment to support...

DATE: July 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

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DATE: July 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

School finance

Colorado lawmakers once again are looking at changing the way the state funds its schools. This is a recurring effort that deserves serious attention, both because education is so important and...

DATE: July 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

DAC needs to refocus efforts

For more than a decade, the Durango Arts Center has been a strong advocate and outlet for local artists to display their talents and for residents and visitors to become familiar with the creative...

DATE: July 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

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DATE: June 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

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