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BOCC Meeting Regarding Airport Fixed-Base Operator Will be Postponed

04/18/14 | By | 153 views 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 | 514 views 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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SPORTS WATCH | Who Knew Roy Could Turn the Avs Around So Fast?

04/17/14 | By | 594 views More

Yes, playoff hockey is back in Colorado, and there’s plenty to look forward to here in Avalanche country as the National Hockey League playoffs get underway this week.

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TELLURIDE TRUFFLE

04/17/14 | By | 701 views 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 | 99 views 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 | 198 views 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 | 297 views 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 | 99 views 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 | 133 views 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 | 98 views 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 | 79 views 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 | 126 views 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 | 175 views 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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Ouray County Grandstands Project Clears Budget Hurdles

04/17/14 | By | 111 views More

The agreement was made with the stipulation that to the degree possible, local subcontractors will have the opportunity to participate in the project.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Water Plan Process Gets Scrutiny in Gunnison County

04/17/14 | By | 178 views More

The next meeting of the Gunnison Basin Roundtable takes place Monday, June 2, at 4 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express in Montrose, and precedes a “State of the River” informational event.

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