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Former Mountain Bell telephone operators – from left, Verna Louderback, Rose Janes, Willie Garnand, Mildred McCoy, Eurma Batchelor and Mary Ben...

Before the smartphone age

There actually was a time when people didn’t make a telephone call by dialing or using a keypad but by going through a central...

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May the Texan influx ... begin

Ballantine Communications Inc. this week is releasing the debut issue of Dorado, a Southwest-lifestyle magazine that is focusing initially on Texas distribution.

With a...

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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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Most N.M. teachers effective, better

ALBUQUERQUE – The number of New Mexico’s teachers rated “effective” or better dropped slightly this year under a much-debated evaluation system,...

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