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Man’s Rampage Endangers Motorists, Officers Injured

04/18/14 | By | More
Man’s Rampage Endangers Motorists, Officers Injured

One witness said Trinidad was “trying to hit every passing car with the hammer.”w

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New Forest Service Policy Expands Summer Recreation in Telluride

04/18/14 | By | More

On Tuesday, the Forest Service announced that it has finalized its policy guidelines that open opportunities for ski areas to promote year-round recreation activities that are natural resource-based.

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ONE STEP AHEAD OF THE BLUES | Assembling the ‘Scrapple’ Soundtrack

04/18/14 | By | More

Geoff Hanson writes about the making of the soundtrack of his 1996 film, ‘Scrapple,’ and reminisces about his early days with Taj Majal.

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BOCC Meeting Regarding Airport Fixed-Base Operator Will be Postponed

04/18/14 | By | More

In response to their constituents’ inquiries, the board wants to ensure adequate time for constituents to review the contract.

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NEW: Commissioner Henderson Admitted to Hospital

04/17/14 | By | More

Fr: Montrose County News Release
MONTROSE — This morning, Commissioner Ron Henderson was admitted to Montrose Memorial Hospital. He is being treated for a blockage.

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TELLURIDE TRUFFLE

04/17/14 | By | More
TELLURIDE TRUFFLE

Since 1997, Telluride Truffle has become a confectionary staple in Telluride. Piping hot cocoa, handcrafted truffles and irresistible ice cream sundaes are served year-round in Telluride, Mountain Village and Lawson Hill

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DOLA Grant Means Big Savings for Ridgway Taxpayers

04/17/14 | By | More

The Measure A ballot initiative to partially fund Ridgway’s long-awaited Streetscape project got a lot sweeter this week.

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Telluride Marks 100 Days of Retail Pot Sales

04/17/14 | By | More

Retail pot sales are still strong after the industry’s first 100 days, but some problems remain.

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Hobbs’ Contract Still In Limbo, Interim Superintendent Arrives Next Week

04/17/14 | By | More

The sub-context hung heavy in the room, following the ongoing saga surrounding the fate of Ridgway School District Superintendent Cheryl Gomez (who has resigned) and Secondary School Principal Jim Bob Hobbs

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Two Fires Sparked Near Norwood

04/17/14 | By | More

Norwood fire crews and the county sheriff’s office responded to two fires in Norwood on Saturday afternoon.

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Man Arrested for Town Park Assault

04/17/14 | By | More
Man Arrested for Town Park Assault

A stolen iPhone, a fight and an attack with a wrench leaves one man with a serious head wound and hospitalization.

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Winch Launch Glider Demo Lifts Off at Delta’s Blake Field this Saturday

04/17/14 | By | More

Flight instructor, pilot and winch launch gliding enthusiast Jim Pilkington of Ouray is at the helm of the event. He will be using a winch that he owns to launch fellow glider pilot Carl Keil into the air in a fiberglass Ventus glider.

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Bob Nicholson Appointed New Mayor of Montrose

04/17/14 | By | More
Bob Nicholson Appointed New Mayor of Montrose

Outgoing Mayor Judy Ann Files congratulated Nicholson before the councilors moved into their new seats on the bench.

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Attention Western Slope Caregivers

04/17/14 | By | More

Mark the date Tuesday, May 13, 2014 on your calendar.

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UPDATED: County to Ink Agreement for Second FBO

04/17/14 | By | More
UPDATED: County to Ink Agreement for Second FBO

The Montrose County Commissioners say that FAA Grant Assurance regulations are essentially making the decision that a second FBO will be approved at Montrose Regional Airport.

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