How did we get the ‘horsepower’ shots?

Readers loved our story “They put the horse in horsepower” (Herald - May 2), so I asked the photographer on site, David Bergeland, to explain how he got the photos and what he liked about the assignment.

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Feeling social? Check us out on Facebook and Twitter

The Durango Herald and Cortez Journal are on Facebook and Twitter, and we’d love to see you following us and liking our pages. We’ll be posting breaking news, online content and photos.
You can also get more news from the capital by following our Denver correspondent, Joe Hanel, on Twitter. Follow @JoeHanel.

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Gifts tricky business for a news organization

One of our reporters received a gift this week from a source after a story ran, and we wanted to take this opportunity to explain our policy on accepting gifts.
While nice gestures, reporters cannot accept gifts. But we are thrilled that you value the story and information given in it.

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Who do you think will win March Madness?

March Madness has officially kicked off, and fans have created their brackets and placed bets on their favorite teams. Who will win the dance this year?
Tell us how you are doing and what teams you think will win.

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