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  • Solo in Peru: hiking, climbing, good food and fantastic vistas

    By AMY MCMILLIN Special to The Gazette -
    Updated: Sun, Aug 24, 2014

    "Did you go to Machu Picchu?" Typically, this is the first question that I get when I mention that I went to Peru. No, I did not visit the iconic city of the Incan Empire, the 500-year-old archaeological treasure trove of clues about what life was like in the area before the...

  • Student assistance group to help with books

    Updated: Sun, Aug 24, 2014

    WINOOSKI, Vt. (AP) — Vermont Student Assistance Corp. has announced a new $50,000 program to help low-income high school students cover the costs of books, fees and travel associated with dual enrollment courses. Dual enrollment allows some students to take two college classes while...

  • State patrol 'saturating' El Paso, Teller counties to reinforce rules of the road

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    An increased force of Colorado State Patrol troopers are patrolling El Paso and Teller counties this weekend in an effort to crack down on unlawful driving. The enhanced patrols began at 6 p.m. Friday and continue until midnight Monday. This is the third of four "saturation patrols"...

  • DIA terminal opens ahead of schedule

    The Gazette -
    Published: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    Less than 24 hours after closure, a passenger drop-off area at Denver International Airport has reopened. Level 6 on the east side of the Jeppesen Terminal closed late Friday night to finish concrete work that would link the elevated roadway to the passenger drop off areas. The...

  • Clarification: College Football Hall of Fame story

    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) — In a story Aug. 22, The Associated Press reported that on a normal business day, no more than 800 guests will be allowed in the new College Football Hall of Fame. The facility will allow up to 800 guests to enter per hour.

  • Airlines on alert as eruption begins in Iceland

    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano burst forth with a small eruption Saturday under the ice of Europe's largest glacier, scientists said, prompting the country to close airspace over the area. Thousands of small earthquakes have rattled the volcano, located deep...

  • Chicago's Pullman site could become national park

    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) — It was a different kind of company town. Chicago's Pullman neighborhood, built by industrialist George M. Pullman in the 19th century, was a sort of blue-collar utopia for people who worked at his state-of-the-art factory, where they built luxurious railroad sleeping...

  • Noise from the sky is buzzkill in ritzy Hamptons

    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — It's summertime in the Hamptons and the biggest buzz is coming from the sky. Complaints about noise coming from aircraft ferrying visitors and locals to and from one of America's best-known playgrounds for the rich and famous have more than tripled over last...

  • I-25 expansion work will shift to daytime next week

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    Milling and paving on the Interstate 25 expansion project will shift to the morning and likely cause delays next week. But highway work will not take place during the Labor Day holiday weekend. Paving work will begin at 8:30 p.m. each night until 
3 p.m. the following day, said Barry...

  • Same-sex couple settle wedding venue dispute

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The owners of a lodge in central Minnesota have agreed to pick up the tab for the wedding and reception of a same-sex couple they initially turned away. Cole Frey and Adam Block have settled their discrimination complaint filed with the Minnesota Department of...

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