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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

Giza replica

At the call of "Pyramid assemble," Dave Jackson, Matt Aspros, Jeff Ervin and Kevin Kwiatkowski gathered in line and the three-dimensional oversized cardboard trapezoids they each were wearing...

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

Answers are in Da Nile

Answers to the GeoQuiz from Page 12C:1. Jerusalem is in Israel, as you may know, and is not on the Nile.2a. Aswan High Dam, which is 364 feet high and holds 5.97 trillion cubic feet of water.2b....

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

Demonstration

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

Salazar vows to push local projects

U.S. Congressman John Salazar was in town Saturday to take questions and respond to concerns from the Durango community regarding the stimulus package making its way through Congress.The stop was...

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

Going up

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

Native trustee aims to be a voice

In a season of historic firsts, Gov. Bill Ritter has appointed the first Native American trustee in Fort Lewis College's nearly 100-year history.Medical researcher and former executive secretary of...

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