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Mountain Middle School sets sights on opening in fall 2011

Almost a year after withdrawing its charter application from Colorado’s Charter School Institute, Mountain Middle School’s board of directors has renewed its quest create Durango’s newest charter...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Banking on beauty

More than three decades after Frankie Avalon crooned “Beauty School Dropout” in the movie “Grease,” the profiles of students filling local cosmetology classes look much different than they once...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

A flower a day

DATE: Sept. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Blotter

Durango PoliceWednesday 4:54 a.m. An animal was creating a noise disturbance in the 2500 block of Delwood Avenue.5:08 a.m. Graffiti appeared in the 400 block of South Camino del Rio.Tuesday 7:15...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colo. considering tracking marijuana

DENVER – Colorado wants to set up a first-in-the-nation tracking system of medical marijuana purchases to deter people from buying vast amounts of pot and selling it on the black market.Patients...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Army trims weapons to be destroyed

DENVER – The Army now expects to use explosives to destroy about 38,000 mustard agent shells at the Pueblo Chemical Depot, down slightly from the 40,000 it estimated earlier this month, officials...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Professor studies brushfire behavior

SALT LAKE CITY – At last count, Thomas Fletcher has burned 4,000 leaves and branches from arid-landscape shrub species in a decade-long effort to improve the computer models that predict wildfire...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Solar system

DATE: Sept. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Government rejects $27 million broadband grant

Fears that a $27 million federal stimulus grant to expand broadband infrastructure in Southwest Colorado would give a new start-up company an unfair advantage over longtime local Internet service...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cuts coming into focus for Durango

The city manager released his proposed budget Tuesday, which axes six employees and funding for organizations across the community.After a steep decline in revenue in 2009, City Manager Ron LeBlanc...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pedestrians hit in the crosswalk

DATE: Sept. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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DATE: Sept. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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