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DATE: Aug. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

County’s draft comp plan tackles zoning, growth

Among the goals of the county’s Comprehensive Plan is to cut down the county’s cumbersome planning process, which can take an applicant “six months and five figures, easy,” said planner Jason...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Arizona couple fulfills death pact

An Arizona couple followed through with a decades-long plan to end their lives before the ravages of old age took their toll.Lansing C. Holden, 83, and his wife, Carol, 78, were found shot to death...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Glacier Club land-swap appeals filed

Three appeals have been filed in opposition to a land exchange between the U.S. Forest Service and a private development in the San Juan National Forest north of Durango. The appeals take issue...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pro cycling tour returns to Colorado

DENVER – Top-level international bicycle racing will return to Colorado next summer after a 23-year hiatus.Tour de France legend Lance Armstrong announced Wednesday that a seven-day race, called...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Navajo vice president, senator from N.M. battle for office

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The first woman to ever make it through the Navajo Nation’s primary election for president did it again Tuesday and will be facing the tribe’s vice president in the general...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Tipton criticizes state move on overseas military voting

DENVER – State Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, is criticizing a request by the Colorado secretary of state to seek a partial waiver from a military voting-rights law.Secretary of State Bernie Buescher...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Garcia death probe ongoing investigation could take months

It could take several weeks, if not months, before authorities reach a conclusion about the shooting death of Durango man Ted Garcia, an investigator said Wednesday.“We are still working our way...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bill: Feds would aid tuition waiver

U.S. Rep. John Salazar has introduced legislation that would provide funding for Fort Lewis College’s Native American tuition-waiver program.Passage of the bill would help ease Colorado’s budget...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

City mulls more chemical-free parks

The city is ready to stop using fertilizers and weed killers in two city parks, but only if no legitimate opposition comes forward first.After several months of study and public meetings, the...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Agency to tackle drilling pollution

DENVER – The federal Environmental Protection Agency plans to rewrite its rules for air pollution from gas and oil drilling in response to a lawsuit from the San Juan Citizens Alliance.EPA...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

Candidates for attorney general take debate to airwaves

DENVER – Colorado’s attorney general candidates differed on marijuana and consumer protection in a radio debate Tuesday.Attorney General John Suthers, a Republican, said the state constitution’s...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Local News

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