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Body found in field south of Denny Lake in Cortez is identified

CORTEZ – The body of Cortez man Charles Oliver Evans, 26, was discovered Tuesday on private property in Montezuma County south of Denny Lake. Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin said the death is...

DATE: May 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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City of Durango code of conduct changes proposed

The city’s ethics board is tweaking the code of conduct meant to guide Durango city councilors, appointed board members, employees, volunteers and contractors. City Council created the board in...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Human remains found in forest east of Pagosa Springs

Human remains were found this week east of Pagosa Springs in the San Juan National Forest. Investigators have not identified the remains or determined whether foul play is suspected, said Tonya...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Brigham Young University says feds investigating sex-assault policy

SALT LAKE CITY – Federal education officials have launched an investigation of how Brigham Young University handles reports of sexual assault – the latest fallout from female students and alumni...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2016 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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French authorities paint complex picture of attacker

PARIS – Authorities investigating the truck driver who killed 84 people in a Bastille Day attack painted a complex picture Monday of a man who did not seem devout but had recently become interested...

DATE: July 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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Investigators: smoke detected on Egypt jet just before crash

CAIRO – Smoke was detected in multiple places on EgyptAir flight 804 moments before it plummeted into the Mediterranean, but the cause of the crash that killed all 66 on board remains unclear, the...

DATE: May 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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Ute Mountain Ute petition seeks finance investigation

Ute Mountain Ute tribal members are seeking an investigation into the tribe’s finances and are calling for more government transparency. They are circulating a petition for a referendum that calls...

DATE: March 10, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bomb in San Bernardino attack was poorly built

WASHINGTON – A homemade bomb left behind by the husband and wife who perpetrated a mass shooting at a California social services center failed to detonate because it was poorly constructed, two law...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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3 inmates who escaped from California jail considered armed

LOS ANGELES – Investigators are pursuing several leads in the search for three inmates who masterminded a brazen escape from a Southern California maximum-security jail and are considered...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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Cortez vandal armed with BB gun, police say

Eight Main Street storefronts in Cortez were vandalized by an unknown suspect apparently armed with a BB gun. Cortez police responded to the Fiesta Theatre, at 23 W. Main St., for a shots-fired...

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

Man comes to aid of woman, shot by her attacker in New Orleans

Peter Gold, a fourth-year medical student at Tulane, was driving down a New Orleans street early on Friday when he spotted a woman in distress. It was 4 a.m. and the woman was being dragged into a...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2015 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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La Plata County Sheriff’s Office investigates Hermosa woman’s death

The La Plata County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a Hermosa woman who was found in her home Wednesday on Orchard Lane. Investigators do not suspect foul play, said Larry Phelps,...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News