Local and Regional News


Commuters dealt with rain Monday morning as showers moved through the region. This pedestrian crossed the Ninth Street Bridge over the Animas River. M...

Rains deliver flood watch; more wet weather forecast

Beware the rains of October. That’s what Durango residents in 1911 would say about the 100-year flood that caused rivers to breach their banks...

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National & World

Hunter shoves arm down bear’s throat to escape

GREAT FALLS, Mont. – A Montana bow hunter is recovering after he survived a grizzly bear mauling by remembering a tip from his grandmother and shoving his arm down the...

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Good Earth

150 elk roam the wilds of Mesa Verde

It seems unlikely, but a healthy elk population lives in the parched canyons and bluffs of Mesa Verde National Park.

About 150 elk make the park home, and they are mostly...

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Education Briefs

Students to attend Cornell College

These local students are enrolled in Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, for the fall 2015 semester:

Colter McMenimen of...

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