letters to the editor

Brooke-Hitching for County Clerk
by Fred A. Wagner, III, CEO, QuickDeck, Inc.
Oct 15, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Harley Brooke-Hitching is working for my company and I will be sorry to lose her if she is elected County Clerk. Her extensive skills, tact, tenacity and attention to detail have boosted th...
Mary Posta and Adult Stem Cell Treatment
by Mary Posta
Oct 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Well, it's been six months now, and I am still going strong. I've had no problems return after the stem cell treatments, and I believe in Aug., I was still receiving some improvement. I still have ...
Six-Day Pass Too Pricey for This Senior Skier
by Teresa Specker
Oct 09, 2010 | 3 3 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: My family and I have been skiing in Telluride since 1973, only missing a few years between then and now, but not many. I have enjoyed the expansion of the mountain, the addition of the gond...
Vote for Steve Albritton
by Connie Theisen
Oct 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: As the election draws nearer I would like to encourage all Ouray County Voters to educate themselves about the positive qualities of Steve Albritton. I believe in him and think he would mak...
Wes Perrin, Your Voice for District 58
Sep 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I have heard it said that it is hard to be a hero in your own home town. Among the very few who have risen above the tainted perceptions of familiarity is Wes Perrin. For over a decade, he ...
Ouray’s Barbara Peterson Gets Good News
Sep 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Barbara Peterson, a 28 year Ouray resident, has recently received some very good news to celebrate – her breast cancer is in complete remission. Earlier this year, Barbara was shocked to fi...
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
No Night Flight Promise Must Be Kept
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: While attending a recent meeting of the Telluride-Montrose Regional Airport Authority (TMRAO), John Micetic advised that he and the Telluride Regional Airport Authority (TRAA), of which he ...
Feasting on History a Success
by Diana Conovitz
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: On behalf of the Telluride Historical Museum I would like to thank all that participated in this summers’ Feasting on History, event, the Mule Skinners Ball to benefit the programs and comm...
Being Nice Trumps All Else
by Steve Cieciuch
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: When I first read this email I was quite alarmed that the negative Internet image was rearing its ugly head (again) to the point of affecting our livelihoods. Before I jumped to conclusions...
A Peachy Thank You!
by Mike Hughes
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I simply can’t thank the entire Telluride Community enough for all the help that you provided me and the Telluride Middle/High School Athletic Department in buying peaches over the last sev...
Shakespeare in the Park’s Triumphant Return
by Dylan Brooks
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
When the Telluride REP asked Jeb Berrier to take the director’s chair for its production of Merchant of Venice , he said “People want this back.” Telluride’s Town Park stage was full to capacity fo...
‘Oh Coach’
by Kenya Strong Johnston
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: My mom recently sent me the article about THS’s volleyball coach Fawnda Rogers. I couldn’t help but smile as the article doted on about Fawnda’s dedication to her team through her intense l...
PAX Thank You
by Carolyn Bellavance
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The afternoon was still hot and bright when Quickdraw artists Daphna Russell, Linda Nadel, Mary Hill, Lori Berry and Lindsay Jenkins began creating works of art to be auctioned off in Cente...
Sheriff Candidate Repudiates Rumors
by Steve Albritton
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The election cycle is clearly upon us, and so far I’ve really enjoyed getting out into the community, meeting with all of you and hearing your thoughts and concerns regarding the race for t...
Another Fine Wright Stuff Block Party
by Andrya Brantingham, Liza Tanguay, Jessica Newens, Herb McHarg, Mandy White
Sep 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Norwood’s Wright Stuff Community Foundation would like to thank the following organizations for helping us put on our third annual Community Block Party and Parking Lot Sale last Saturday a...
Elks Hosts Successful Wounded Warriors Visit
Sep 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: August 12-15 the Telluride Elks Lodge was proud to host our first group of Wounded Warriors for a weekend of outdoor activity. We received funding for this project from the Elks Veterans Se...
Top Chef a Huge Success
by Rick Fusting
Sep 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: Along with all of the board members of the One to One San Miguel Mentoring Program, I would like to express my sincere thanks to all of you who came together to make last week’s Top Chef Co...
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
‘Dismantle the Joint Tourism Organization’
by Romey Glenn
Sep 02, 2010 | 11 11 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The recent Mountain Village survey findings of second homeowner attitudes toward the environment, climate change and affordable housing signal, more clearly than ever before, it is way past time Te...
Mushroom Festival Thanks
by Art Goodtimes, Festival Director
Sep 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor:
The Telluride Institute would like to thank the entire Telluride community for making this year's Telluride Mushroom Festival “one of the best-ever,” as founder Dr. Emanuel
Salzman called i...
‘Frightening’ Hailstorm Topples Irreplaceable ‘Eagle Tree’
by M-E Spirek
Aug 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: The beautiful ponderosa that leaned toward the east over the Uncompaghre River was felled by the wind during the intense hailstorm on Monday, Aug. 16, that hit a narrow swatch of land from ...