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TELLURIDE TRUFFLE

04/17/14 | By | 577 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 | 78 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 | 146 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 | 239 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

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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 | 93 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 | 76 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 | 63 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 | 103 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 | 135 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 | 88 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 | 140 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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ELEVATED | Poetry, Jazz and a Walk on the Wild Side

04/17/14 | By | 148 views More

A jazz artist in Ridgway, a guided hike in Canyonlands, and a poet nominated for the Colorado Book Award, all in the arts this week.

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‘A Friend Is a Very Precious Gift!’

04/17/14 | By | 75 views More

I would like to thank the many friends who sent cards, best wishes and surprised me on my 99th birthday.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Gunnison Basin Plan Focuses on Value of Agricultural Water

04/16/14 | By | 151 views More

Current efforts to develop a Colorado Water Plan have been largely driven by a large projected gap between urban water needs and developed supplies, but Gunnison Basin water planners focus on the gap between agricultural needs and developed supplies.

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