letters to the editor

Ouray County at the Crossroads
by Jerry Roberts, Ridgway
Jul 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Who benefits from the new Section 9? The residents of Ouray County through protection for the county from inappropriate, unreasonable development and by preserving and protecting property value.
Memorable Community Support
by Chris, Carli, and Bonnie Hansen
Jul 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The family of Gary Hansen would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to everyone in the community for their compassion and support during the past year and especially in the days since Gary's passing.
About that Soda Tax
by David Dealy, Ridgway
Jul 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
First of all, my wife drinks sugar-free drinks, better known as diet drinks. Will these drinks be exempt?
McGinley Denies Harassment Allegation
by Eileen McGinley
Jul 18, 2013 | 3 3 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
This letter is to defend myself against accusations reported in the Watch, made by Hilary Witzleben Taylor, the consultant hired to do the library survey, and Noah Sheedy, the director of Telluride...
Just Say ‘No’ to Marijuana in Ouray
by Donna Whiskeman, Log Hill
Jul 17, 2013 | 3 3 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Like many, I was aghast when, toward the end of the meeting, Mayor Risch stated that “60 percent of the Mexican drug cartel money comes from marijuana.
Whitewater Boaters, Take Note!
by Chris Menges, Gunnison Basin Stewardship Fellow, American Whitewater www.americanwhitewater.org
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
I am writing to inform whitewater river boaters of an important opportunity to help define and protect recreational flows throughout the Gunnison River Basin by participating in our public survey (...
Rotary Thanks Bluegrass Festival
by Linda Avery
Jul 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
The Telluride Rotary Club would like to offer special thanks to Craig Ferguson and Planet Bluegrass for giving Rotary the opportunity to extend its offerings at this year's Bluegrass booth.
ROCC Membership on the Rise
by Roze Evans, ROCC Vice-President
Jul 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ridgway Ouray Community Council is pleased to announce that since November our membership has increased 21 percent to over 200 members.
Sixth Annual Derby for Habitat a Success
by Colleen Burke, Executive Director, Habitat for Humanity of Montrose County
Jul 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Over 600 people enjoyed the Sixth Annual Derby to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Montrose County. We had athletes from all over Colorado and southern Utah that came to compete.