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Warming up

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Jobless rate in Montezuma County decreases

A ray of hope emerged Friday with the Colorado Department of Labor's report of a drop in unemployment in Montezuma County and across the state.For the second consecutive month, Montezuma County...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Not just a day off work

While residents enjoyed a day off and celebrated the unofficial arrival of summer, members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 4031 were busy Monday with a morning full of tributes and...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

High wheelin'

The annual Cruiser Criterium - a madcap parade on wheels - went vintage Sunday with the trophy going to the rider of a bike that dates back to Durango's founding.John Percassi, of Hesperus,...

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Speed racer

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local Briefs

Fire department to hold fundraiser yard sale Fort Lewis Mesa Fire Department will host its annual fundraiser yard sale beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday at the station, 164 County Road 130, just south...

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Vacancy rate, rent increase in Durango

Durango apartments had the sixth-highest rent in Colorado in a recent survey of rentals throughout the state.The average monthly rent in Durango was $829.31 during the first three months of 2009....

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Veteran recalls flight to deliver surrender terms to Japanese

After a long and gruesome battle, Japan officially surrendered from World War II on Sept. 2, 1945. Hugh Sutton was pleased to play a historic role in making it happen."A small part, but I guess it...

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Injured cyclist hospitalized

A Durango rider was rushed from the criterium course in an ambulance after taking a spill on Main Avenue early Sunday afternoon.Samuel Craven, 22, was competing in the men's 19-34 class when the...

DATE: May 25, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango rider's charge falls short

SILVERTON - Marisa Asplund didn't know it, but she had Mara Abbott right where she wanted her.Although Abbott led by 45 seconds heading into the final descent at Molas Pass, she already was losing...

DATE: May 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Little engine couldn't

It was a disappointing finish for Locomotive No. 480.The racer with perhaps the most experience pulled into Silverton well behind the pro pack this year, losing to several first-timers and failing...

DATE: May 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local breaks away for a victory

SILVERTON - Anthony Colby saw a classic opportunity. And the Durango cyclist wasn't about to let it pedal away.Rather, Colby seized his chance to break away from the chase peloton late in Saturday...

DATE: May 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Local News

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