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Disabled Greeter Fired From Walmart For Clocking In Late

AP | Posted 12.28.2013 | Business

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Wal-Mart officials are reviewing the firing of a disabled man whose caretaker wife said deserves a second chance to keep his j...

Home Of Dylan Redwine's Father Searched Again

AP | Posted 10.15.2013 | Crime

DENVER -- A man whose teen son's bones were found in southwest Colorado in June says investigators have searched his home and taken several items. KU...

Dylan Redwine's Father Offers Disappearance Theories On Facebook

Posted 07.31.2013 | Denver

About a month after some of 13-year-old Dylan Redwine's remains were found, his father has taken to Facebook to offer possible theories about his son'...

Colorado Mom Says Wildlife Got To Son's Remains

AP | Posted 07.01.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- A Colorado woman says whoever killed her 13-year-old son was a monster for leaving his remains where wildlife could get to them. Elaine Red...

Dylan Redwine Remains Found In Forest Near Vallecito, Colo.

Posted 06.28.2013 | Denver

The La Plata County Sheriff's office announced on Thursday that the remains of 13-year-old Dylan Redwine, a Colorado boy who went missing last Novembe...

Nude Revelers Great Durango Train Riders

AP | Posted 06.06.2013 | Denver

DURANGO, Colo. -- Passengers on a recent run of a popular historic railroad in southwest Colorado got a bit more scenery than they paid for: More than...

Dylan Redwine's Father Criticizes Search Efforts

Posted 05.20.2013 | Denver

The father of a 14-year-old boy who has been missing for six months is criticizing how missing children's cases are handled by authorities in a writte...

Couple Give Up Catwalk Fight

AP | Posted 05.10.2013 | Denver

DURANGO, Colo. -- A Durango area couple is giving up their fight to keep a 13-foot escape route for their cats outside their Colorado apartment. Mart...

Weather Was Changing Rapidly Before Plane Crash That Killed 4

AP | Posted 06.02.2013 | Denver

SILVERTON, Colo. — Federal investigators say the weather was changing rapidly over Silverton, Colo., before a small passenger plane crashed in D...

Dylan Redwine's Parents Take Search For Missing Boy To 'Dr. Phil'

Posted 02.26.2013 | Denver

The parents of a 14-year-old boy who's been missing since November will be appearing in a taped segment on Dr. Phil Tuesday and Wednesday. Just day...

Over 1 Million Expected To Watch USA Pro Cycling Challenge

AP | Posted 08.20.2012 | Denver

DURANGO, Colo. -- Organizers of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge estimate that more than 1 million people will line Colorado roads this week to watch som...

Teen Who Wanted Racy High School Yearbook Photo Arrested With Her Mom

Posted 08.14.2012 | Denver

18-year-old Sydney Spies, the Colorado teen who gained national attention earlier in 2012 after submitting a photo of herself that was deemed too racy...

Climber Falls To Death During Hail Storm On Colorado Mountain

AP | Posted 07.12.2012 | Denver

By ASSOCIATED PRESS DURANGO, Colo. -- The body of a Canadian climber has been recovered from a southwest Colorado mountain after he fell to his dea...

Too Sexy For HS Yearbook, But Not Too Sexy To Be In A Syfy Movie

Posted 06.12.2012 | Denver

Sometimes lemons are turned into lemonade, other times they are turned into movies on the SyFy channel -- at least in the case of Durango High School ...

Sheriff: Colo. Man Murdered Family, Himself Over Inheritance

AP | Posted 06.11.2012 | Denver

DURANGO, Colo. -- A southwestern Colorado man who was angered over an inheritance killed two family members and then himself, authorities said Sunday....

Does La Plata County Have More Cancer?

Posted 01.07.2012 | Denver

A Colorado region known for producing large amounts of uranium in the 1960s has been selected for a large-scale study by the American Cancer Society (...

Colorado Teen Injured After Mixing Fireworks In Coffee Grinder

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.06.2011 | Denver

Sean Ogden, a 19-year-old Durango resident, was seriously injured Monday after putting fireworks in a coffee grinder and attempting to mix them to cre...