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Bernie Sanders Seeks Presidency

Bernie Sanders declared his intention to seek the Democratic Party’s nomination for president on April 30, 2015.  Sanders is a self-described Democratic Socialist and the…

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A Hocus Pocus Homecoming

The Durango Demons will be along with the witches and wizards in this year’s homecoming theme, A Spellbound Homecoming, starting on October 12th through the…

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The Animas River in Gold

A tragedy occurred this summer when the entrance to the Gold King Mine, in Silverton CO, was opened leading to the accidental release of millions…

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Understanding Feminism is Understanding Equality

Recently, it seems there has been more and more emphasis put on feminism. Celebrities, like Beyoncé and Amy Poelher, appear to be spearheading the cause,…

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High School Students Join Campuses with College Students

Liberal Arts students at Fort Lewis College range from Chemical Engineers to Historical Archaeologists.  There’s a diverse group of classes and faculty that provide the…

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Reaching Out to Those in Need

Those that serve at the La Plata Manna Soup Kitchen find joy in feeding the hungry. Many students have volunteered at Manna and have nothing…

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Diving Past the Point of Pressure

Although swimmers and divers may be as opposite as water and air, the team manages a unique team bond that spans the barriers of their…

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Moving up in School Technology Resources

The high school provides a home to old computers, new computers, Mac computers, and every computer in between. Yet, most of the computers in the…

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Influenza, More Like Influending it All

While everyone in the U.S. and around the world is worrying about the Ebola virus, the plain old flu virus is an ongoing issue. It…

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Marijuana’s Effects on Durango High School Students Since Legalization

Since the legalization of recreational use of marijuana in 2012, it has become increasingly easy for students at Durango High School to obtain pot. As…

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Tools of the Trade with Maggie Wigton

What’s your favorite thing about Nordic? “It’s a great way to get outside everyday and meet new people. It gives you something to look forward…

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Bowling Becomes a Bonding Hobby

Bowling isn’t a very well known sport in Durango, Colorado, since there are no bowling lanes in town.  There are a few students from Durango…

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