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

Durangoans to pitch in for Nepal

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

Nepal seeks foreign assistance after quake

KATHMANDU, Nepal – Nepal’s government will need immense international support as the Himalayan nation begins turning its attention toward reconstruction in the...

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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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