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Stories with place: Durango
  • Storms raised some pollutants after mine spill, not others 
    Updated: Apr-15-16 5:30 pm

    DENVER - Runoff from autumn storms kicked up the levels of some contaminants in a southwestern Colorado river after a massive spill of toxic mine waste, but concentrations of other pollutants declined or didn't change, researchers said Friday.

  • Southern Ute Museum takeover leaves tribe members worried 
    Updated: Apr-10-16 4:14 pm

    DURANGO, Colorado - Southern Ute tribal members are concerned about the fate of the Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum and the artifacts of their ancestors after the Southern Ute Tribal Council announced it is canceling the museum's nonprofit status and taking over management.