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Arizona proposal: Candidates must prove U.S. birth

PHOENIX – Arizona legislators have reintroduced legislation aimed at making President Barack Obama prove his U.S. nationality by birth.The measure in the Arizona House would prohibit placing...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2011 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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DATE: Jan. 27, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Blotter

Durango PoliceWednesday 12:09 a.m. Someone was in possession of marijuana in the 1400 block of Florida Road.5:07 a.m. A panic alarm was set off in the 800 block of East Second Avenue.Tuesday 7:09...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

A taste of Italy

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dems kill proof-of-citizenship bill

DENVER – Senate Democrats turned away a Republican effort Wednesday to make people prove their citizenship before they register to vote.Sen. Ted Harvey, R-Highlands Ranch, sponsored Senate Bill 18...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Housing project seeks new life

The Durango City Council is gearing up for what it anticipates will be the latest round of negotiations with developers over whether the city will provide water and sewer services for the...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Salazar sails through ag hearing

DENVER – Former U.S. Rep. John Salazar passed an easy confirmation hearing to be the state’s new commissioner of agriculture Wednesday, even though uneasy feelings about future water wars colored...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

G-E-D spells new beginning for these grads

Illness. Pregnancy. Poverty. Crime. Whatever the reason they didn’t complete high school, young people and adults who earn a General Educational Development diploma through the Durango Adult...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Making up for lost time

He’s only 17 and graduating with a GED diploma a year ahead of his high school class. It’s quite a turnaround after being told he would have to take two extra years of high school to graduate.“I...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman earns GED diploma at 37

It took one concerned principal at Escalante Middle School to get both 37-year-old Jamie Whitten and her 18-year-old daughter, Kayla, through the doors of the Durango Adult Education Center and...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

N.M. lawmaker wants drug testing for jobless claims

SANTA FE – New Mexico lawmakers are considering a new requirement for people to qualify for state unemployment benefits as more residents seek public assistance in a sour economy: saying no to...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Gessler suggests review of officials’ salaries

DENVER – Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler told lawmakers Wednesday they should have a state commission review the salaries of state elected officials after he was criticized for wanting to...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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