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The Himalayan Kitchen and several other Durango restaurants May 13 will raise money for victims of the earthquake in Nepal.

Local eateries to host fundraiser

Several Durango restaurants are combining for a May 13 event – “A Night for Nepal” – to raise money for victims of the...

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National & World

Accused Texas gunman well-known to FBI

WASHINGTON – Since at least 2007, the FBI has been able to recognize the voice of Elton Simpson – one of the men suspected in the Texas shootings outside a contest...

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Businesses look for busy summer

The 2015 Durango Home and Ranch Show, held last weekend at the La Plata County Fairgrounds, drew about 2,500 attendees during the two-day exposition.

They came to see the...

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Good Earth

Organic food not always chemical-free

You might think the USDA “organic” label is reserved for foods produced without any human-made chemicals. But under government rules, “organic” food...

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Racism lingers among college millennials

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Kayla Tarrant loves the University of Maryland. But the campus tour guide says a racist email and photo attributed to her schoolmates makes her...

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