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Tremaine Ebeid, right, tries a scarlet nectarine Monday afternoon at MLS Fruit in the Durango High School parking lot. Matt Hauser, left, said among t...

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NSA to destroy collected phone records

WASHINGTON – The Obama administration has decided that the National Security Agency will soon stop examining – and will ultimately destroy – millions of...

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‘How much house can I get there?’

Durango broke two real estate records in the first half of 2015 – a new high median home sales price at $440,000 and the largest number of homes sold at 101 – and...

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Half of Columbia River sockeye salmon dying due to hot water

BOISE, Idaho – More than a quarter million sockeye salmon returning from the ocean to spawn are either dead or dying in the Columbia River and its tributaries because of...

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Early social skills may predict success

Kindergartners who share, cooperate and are helpful are more likely to have a college degree and a job 20 years later than children who lack those social skills, according to a...

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