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FLC to use firm for search

A committee charged with searching for Fort Lewis College's next president will partner with a national search firm.The Presidential Search Committee has sent out requests for proposals to search...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two arrested in drug bust, car chase

A man and woman were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of selling methamphetamine and leading authorities on a 100 mph chase from Durango to the New Mexico border.A corporal for the La Plata County...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

City to revise land-use code

Mayor Leigh Meigs wants residents who participated in the March 2007 Comprehensive Plan to know their input was not taken in vain.The mayor and fellow council members Christina Thompson and Michael...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango post office loses routes

The Durango post office is dropping its number of carrier routes in town from 10½ to 9½ beginning Saturday, a move that will change the times everyone in Durango receives their mail.Acting Durango...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Polo in the park

DATE: Aug. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Robbery suspect dead after 16-hour standoff

A robbery suspect who barricaded himself in his home and shotat police - hitting one deputy in the arm - was found dead Tuesday afternoon inMontezuma County. Authorities identified the suspect as...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local briefs

Crow Canyon to hold open house The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center invites community members to the center's open house festival from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the campus, 23390 Road K in...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Boulder hits pickup on Highway 3

Tiffany Seely was listed in fair condition at Mercy Regional Medical Center on Monday night after a boulder crashed down a escarpment on Colorado Highway 3, slamming into the top of her pickup and...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Candle is focus of fire probe

Firefighters were focusing Monday on a lit candle as the possible cause of a house fire in the Rockridge subdivision.The fire was reported about 7 p.m. Sunday on Tanglewood Drive.The blaze started...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Economy increases college aid requests

DENVER (AP) - The deep and lingering recession has hit the college student, causing requests for financial help to jump by about 30 percent at Colorado schools.Some students seeking aid are former...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Back in session

Bleary-eyed parents clutched their coffee thermoses Monday as children greeted their friends and teachers on the first day of classes in Durango School District 9-R.Schools throughout the...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Jobless rate dips in Montezuma County

CORTEZ - Montezuma County's 7.5 percent nonseasonally adjusted unemployment rate for July dropped 0.5 percent from June's 8 percent, while the labor force grew by about 250 people.Of Montezuma...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

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