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The deli is getting lots of attention from customers at the newly opened Farmers Fresh Market in Ignacio.

Ignacio is ‘over the commute’

Ignacio has its grocery store back. The Farmers Fresh Market opened at 6 a.m. Wednesday.

Mark Crom served as project manager as the old...

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National & World

Planned Parenthood seeks fetal tissue study

WASHINGTON – Under fire for its role in providing fetal tissue for research, Planned Parenthood asked the government’s top health scientists Wednesday to convene a...

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U.S. pending home sales slip in June

WASHINGTON – The number of signed contracts to buy homes fell in June, as limited supplies of homes on the market are holding back possible sales growth.


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Good Earth

County fair is not just for kids

Children are the undisputed stars of the La Plata County Fair. This year, more than 300 adolescents will compete in all manner of 4-H activities at the La Plata County...

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Refugees learn how U.S. schools work

NEW YORK – Boarding school in Katmandu and public school in New York City are thousands of miles apart in more ways than one.

“The system how they teach is...

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