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Jana Freeburn of Durango competes in the Animas River Days kayak slalom competition Saturday morning at Santa Rita Park. Saturday’s events incl...

Helter Smelter

Mike Tavares of Richmond, Virginia, paddled into a crashing wave between competitions during Animas River Days at the Santa Rita whitewater park...

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National & World

Sen. Paul stops phone-record collection

WASHINGTON – The National Security Agency is losing its authority to collect Americans’ phone records in bulk, after GOP Sen. Rand Paul stood in the way of extending...

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Strong home prices tempt sellers

Durango’s tight rental market isn’t getting any more accommodating for renters.

Some homeowners who rent out their houses are putting them on the market,...

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Good Earth

EPA issues water, stream rules

WASHINGTON – Drinking water for 117 million Americans will be protected under new rules shielding small streams, tributaries and wetlands from pollution and development,...

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Education Briefs

Andrew Wilson receives degree

Andrew Alan Wilson earned a Bachelor of Science with a degree in electrical engineering from Colorado School of Mines during the 141st...

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