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The only mall for miles

PUEBLO – Hair freshly done from the beauty parlor on a recent Friday morning, Ada Clark, 93, and her daughter Carol, 63, met in front of the J.C. Penney in the Pueblo Mall, about 100 miles south of...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Rick Stallings competent to stand trial in killing of Karen Cugnini

Rick Stallings will go to trial Sept. 18 for allegedly killing longtime Durango resident Karen Cugnini after a mental evaluation determined he is competent to stand trial. In November, Stallings,...

DATE: April 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Mother of 5 who died at Purgatory was ‘full of kindness’

A memorial service will be held Friday for Kressyda Ming – the 34-year-old Farmington woman who died last week after hitting a tree at Purgatory Resort. Ming was a mother of five children, ages 10...

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Farmington man accused of resisting arrest, hitting officer

The Assocaited Press FARMINGTON – Authorities say a Farmington man accused of assaulting his roommate with a baseball bat has been arrested after a confrontation with city police. Farmington police...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Farmington police: Standoff with suspect ends peacefully

FARMINGTON – Farmington police say an eight-hour standoff with an armed suspect in a sexual assault and robbery case ended peacefully. Police say 34-year-old David Reimers’ surrender ended the...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2016 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Mental evaluation ordered for suspect in killing of former Durango woman

In a hearing Tuesday, Rick Stallings – the man accused of killing longtime Durango resident Karen Cugnini – tried to convince a judge that he is capable of representing himself in court yet not...

DATE: Nov. 1, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Colorado players strengthen Strike Zone Baseball for Connie Mack World Series

Stomping their feet and cheering as loud as they can, more than 6,000 baseball fans will converge on Ricketts Park for the biggest night of baseball of the year in the Four Corners. Farmington’s...

DATE: July 27, 2016 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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EPA extends Superfund public comment period

The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday extended the public comment period on the proposed Superfund site in San Juan County to June 13. The extension will give the public an additional...

DATE: May 26, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Uranium-caused cancer inspires graduate of Fort Lewis College

After watching her family battle cancer caused by uranium dust, recent Fort Lewis College graduate Natalie Joe is driven to work on a cure. “My grandparents worked in the mines, came home hugged...

DATE: May 15, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Crowd clearly split at BLM hearing on methane emissions

FARMINGTON – Nearly 800 people flooded the San Juan College’s Henderson Fine Arts Center auditorium Tuesday to weigh in on the Bureau of Land Management’s proposed set of regulations aimed at...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Paralympian Alana Nichols makes history with first adaptive ski descent of Silverton Mountain

The San Juan Mountains took away Alana Nichols’ ability to walk, but it never diminished her love for the mountains she calls home. Nichols, 32, was in high school when a trip in the backcountry...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Environmentalists file intent to sue federal agencies over power plant

A coalition of environmental groups announced earlier this week its intent to take legal action against several federal agencies for extending operations at the Four Corners Power Plant and Navajo...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News