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'Who Am I This Time?'

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Tippy trot

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

New work OK'd at uranium mine near Norwood

The Dolores Public Lands Center has approved expanded uranium and vanadium exploitation at the Sunday Mines Complex in Big Gypsum Valley, west of Norwood in San Miguel County.Jamie Sellar-Baker,...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Isgar, GOP target new gas, oil rules

DENVER - The Ritter administration and its allies are trying to hold off several attempts by state lawmakers to weaken new rules on gas and oil development.Although most of the opposition comes...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

School fight leads to arrest, knife ban

A fight involving a knife at Bayfield High School has resulted in the arrest of a 16-year-old girl and new restrictions on carrying knives at the school.The fight Jan. 21 involved two girls, both...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Da Nile flows into the sea

The scene at the Durango Arts Center on Sunday morning was a familiar post-party one: Champagne bottles and red party cups littered tables, the air smelled faintly of stale alcohol and the...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Diving team discovers remains of British wreck

TAMPA, Fla. - Deep-sea explorers who found $500 million in sunken treasure two years ago say they have discovered another prized shipwreck: A legendary British man-of-war that sank in the English...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Up and away

DATE: Feb. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores man goes to Super Bowl

After two tours in Iraq and a third deployment coming up this spring, Dolores High School graduate and U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Nathaniel Wood just completed a tour of a different sort.Wood carried...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Firecrackers used to disperse elk grazing on ranches

In an effort to help ranches co-exist with large populations of elk, the Colorado Division of Wildlife has issued firecrackers to some landowners to scare away herds.Elk, in large numbers, have the...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Highway bill backers step on gas

DENVER - Democrats are pressing ahead with a $200 million highway bill despite a lack of GOP support so far.Both sides say they're negotiating, but the bill passed two hearings last week without...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

How novel: 'Anything I can do to help'

I know. I get it.They're professionals. We see them on TV. They're worth more money than the aggregate gross national products of every Third World country worldwide.So, of course I was excited...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News