letters to the editor

Concerns About USFS Public Comment
by Mark Halper, Telluride
Jun 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I am addressing you as a member of the nation and the public – the rightful owners of the affected U.S. Forest Service land. I am now alleging that Judy Schutza as Norwood District Ranger a...
Ouray ‘Is a Right-to-Ranch County’
by Tom McKenney, Ouray County
Jun 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I was out of town for the first visual impact public hearing, but I made it to the second a month later. The biggest surprise to me was the large ranches “lawyered up” and sent the message ...
Long Overdue for a Local Climate Change Plan
by Kurt Johnson, Ophir
May 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
This weekend at Mountainfilm, if you see any of our local elected officials, please suggest to them that we are long overdue for a community-wide climate change plan.
The Sister Communities Initiative:  A Local and Global Effort
by Jim Kavanaugh, Ridgway Town Councilor
May 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
I would like to correct an inaccuracy and misquote in the article, however, as well as to provide the public more information on this important effort.
What Is Not to Like About TV Series?
by Jon Nelson, Telluride
May 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Wake up! We need a vibrant economy to keep Telluride the city as we know and love it.
Questions Concerning Ouray’s Leadership
by Betty Livingston, Ouray
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
As a longtime citizen of Ouray, I question if the Ouray Police Department issues are just the tip of the iceberg in our lovely city government.
Lets Own This Election
by Bette Nickell
May 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
By now you’ve all received your Delta-Montrose Electric Association ballots in the mail. I hope you will use this ballot to elect board members who will actually serve you.
‘Sawpit Rocks!’
by Alexander and Aura Jones
May 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
It is with overwhelming joy and gratitude that we thank The Telluride Association of Realtors and The First Time Home Buyers Assistance Program. After 7 very long months, jumping through hoop after...
The Rest of the Alternative Energy Story
by DMEA Board of Director and Incumbent Director Candidate, Ed Marston
May 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Delta-Montrose Electric Association members have been getting robocalls that pretend to ask your opinion but are actually telling you:
The Way We Were: A ‘Tremendous Partner’ in Hosting Annual World Cups
by Bill Marolt, President and CEO, U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association
May 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Over the past four years, Telluride has been a tremendous partner of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association in hosting the annual World Cup in snowboardcross and skicross.
Truly a ‘Ray of Hope’ Event
by John W. Nelson, CASA Board president
May 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
CASA recently held its annual fundraising benefit and it was a tremendous success.
Safe and Sober After-Prom Party a Communitywide Success
by Laura Thomas, Executive Director, Voyager Youth Program
May 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
When I hear the word “jousting” I imagine medieval knights charging on horseback.
Wilkinson Library Dia de los Ninos a Success
by Paula Ciberay, Youth Services Program and Outreach Manager, Wilkinson Public Library
May 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
On behalf of the Wilkinson Public Library and the Youth Services Staff, I would like to thank our community for making Dia de los Ninos a success.
‘Travel Within the Library Profession Goes in Both Directions’
by Judy Thompson, President, Wilkinson Library Board of Trustees
May 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
As president of the Wilkinson Library Board, I know that I speak for the entire board in welcoming questions from the public about the library budget.
Thank You Telluride Arts
by Ally Crilly
May 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
I would like to thank Telluride Arts for awarding me a small grant for my August Art show with Flair Robinson at Gallery 81435.
Thank You TAR!
by Melissa Friedman
May 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
I cannot thank the Telluride Association of Realtors enough for their generous grant in assisting me with the purchase of my first home.
First Time Homebuyers’ Thanks
by Caitlin B-F and Josh Orintas
Apr 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
We are extremely appreciative of the assistance we received from Telluride Association of Realtors in purchasing our first home in Lawson Hill.
Thanks from the Ridgway RAMS
by Sara Ballantyne, Head Coach Ridgway RAMS
Apr 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The first annual Alleycat Ride was a huge success this past Saturday.
Kudos to the Fire Department
by Joani and Bob Benda, Mountain Village
Apr 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
We wanted to share our sincere thanks to the Fire Departments of Mountain Village, Telluride and Placerville for their excellent response and efforts to save our home from the recent roof fire on S...
‘’Why Does Barb Brattin Need To Be Away From the Library So Much?"
by Ty Benson
Apr 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
I wanted to pass on to the town of Telluride some financial information that I received from the library.