letters to the editor

VOTE NO ON 1A
by Eileen McGinley
Oct 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: It is true we have to take serious measures to combat climate change. The major challenge is weaning ourselves off of fossil fuels. Unfortunately, our economy demands more growth, and our w...
Yes on 1A
by Joanna Kanow
Oct 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: What will it take to make the change needed in our community to reduce green house gas emissions?   I see no other option than to vote for Ballot Measure 1A (The Energy Fund Initiative), wh...
Educational Session on Amendment 66
by Marcie Steckler, Bright Futures for Early Childhood and Families
Oct 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Bright Futures is hosting Dan Snowberger, the Superintendent for Durango Schools, to present an educational and informational talk on Senate Bill 66.  Amendment 66 as Governor Hickenlooper ...
2D or Not To Be!
by Sharon Grundy, M.D.
Oct 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor Town of Telluride Ballot Issue 2D is important for the residents of the Town of Telluride for many reasons. In particular it is of interest to those who support keeping the Telluride Medical...
PAID ELECTION LETTER |Vote Yes on Ballot Measure 1A.
by Peter Kenworthy and David Holbrooke
Oct 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: This year’s Moving Mountains Symposium at Mountainfilm focused on climate solutions. Over the past several months we have heard from a lot of people that it inspired them to think of ways t...
Thank You, Wise
Oct 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: We all should thank the Women In Support of Education for organizing the Ridgway School Board candidate forum. While some submitted questions were not asked, and some asked questions may no...
‘Time to Stand Firm’ Against ObamaCare
by Don Rapp, Olathe
Oct 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The October 16th issue of The Watch granted approximately 20 column inches to a letter titled “Attn. Scott Tipton: We Need the BLM” citing in the authors words, “the supreme stupidity” for ...
Telluride Ski Patrol Gives Kids a Huge Boost
by TSD Ski PE Coordinators Sara Kimble, Kim Spaulding, Shelley Schuler, Karen Ludwig, Ashley Williamson
Oct 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Thanks to the generosity of the Telluride Ski Patrol, many students at Telluride Schools receive assistance to participate in the Ski PE program. They donated $500 to the Ski PE scholarship...
‘Property Rights Do not Stop at the Edge of Your Property’
by Janice Wheeler, Montrose
Oct 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Thank you to Montrose County Commissioners David White and Gary Ellis in regard to the Uncompahgre Pit denial on Oct. 7 (and a quick return to good health for Mr. Henderson). There was some...