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Historian and author Dr. John Kessell hopes Utah Lake, near Provo, will be renamed for an early Spanish mapmaker Miera y Pacheco. The famous artist ac...

Mapmaker left his mark

Most people in Dolores have heard of the Dominguez-Escalante expedition, the Spanish explorers who came through the area in 1776 and named the Dolores River.

But few know about Miera y Pacheco, a famous artist...

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Education

Students prefer Web counseling for privacy

DENVER - Young people often feel more comfortable chatting online about their troubles than talking about them face-to-face, so Colorado students should have round-the-clock...

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Agriculture

Mountain bounty

In the mountain climate between Bayfield and Pagosa Springs, farmer Matt Brewer plans to harvest 400 to 600 of pounds of leafy greens each week from just one of his aquaponic...

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Business

U.S. homebuilding increases in March after frigid winter

WASHINGTON – U.S. home construction rose moderately in March as builders resumed work at the end of a frigid winter. But applications for building permits slid, clouding...

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Obituaries

Tina Ann Newnum

Funeral services for Tina Ann Newnum will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 25 at Ertel...

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A 'Crazy' return

Theater enthusiasts, community members and thrill seekers take note: A scintillating play is set to take place at Dolores High School the next two weekends and the event deserves...

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A maze of life choices

Wearing drunk goggles, Mancos middle school students, tried to play a bean bag game, giggling at their massive failure.

"You're like, out of control," said Kensey...

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