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Weighted down by a bountiful harvest, Animas Valley Elementary School fifth-grader Gabriel Goens carries bins full of fresh produce grown in the schoo...

National & World

U.S. deportations down 42% since 2012

WASHINGTON – The Obama administration deported fewer immigrants over the past 12 months than at any time since 2006, according to internal figures obtained by The...

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How we make purchases is changing

Paying with a credit or debit card is changing, hopefully for the better.

In the coming months, consumers will be receiving new cards with chips that will protect both...

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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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For Durango School District, keeping technology current is a challenge

Anyone who’s ever bought technology, whether it’s a smartphone, tablet or laptop, knows the feeling: You’ve brought home the shiny new tool – or toy...

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