letters to the editor

Attention Western Slope Caregivers
by Barbara Ward
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Mark the date Tuesday, May 13, 2014 on your calendar.
Senate-Wick Condominiums ‘Arrogant and Far Out of Scale’
by Tricia Clark
Apr 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The building will tower over the cribs and ruin the historic neighborhood.
‘A Friend Is a Very Precious Gift!’
by Hart Gleason, P.E.
Apr 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
I would like to thank the many friends who sent cards, best wishes and surprised me on my 99th birthday.
Rec Center a Community Win
by Wayne Quade, Montrose
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Our community of Montrose won Tuesday night. The favorable vote for a new recreation (community) center shows what a group of dedicated and community minded citizens can do for our community.
‘Heartfelt Thanks’ to Everyone Who Voted for RAMP
by John Clark, Mayor of Ridgway
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Ridgway Mayor John Clark says ‘Thanks’ to voters for passing RAMP – but be forewarned, “There will be many tough choices and challenges ahead.”
Thank You, Telluride Education Foundation (We-R1) and the Telluride School District
by Paula Ciberay, Wilkinson Public Library
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
On behalf of the Wilkinson Public Library I would like to thank the Telluride Education Foundation (We-R1) and the Telluride School District for their collaboration in bringing author Jeffrey Benne...
Big Rotary Thanks
by Mark Westman, Telluride Rotary Red Ball Express Chair
Apr 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
The Telluride Rotary Club wishes to thank the community and our Telluride visitors for supporting the 11th annual Red Ball Express.
Meet the Montrose Police
by John W. Nelson
Apr 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
"Coffee with the Cops" occurs the fourth Thursday of the month at 9 a.m. at the Great Harvest Bread Co. on Main Street.
Thank You for Ridgway Reservoir Plane Crash Recovery Effort
by Patty Hill Clokey, Devoted Sister
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jimmy Hill family wishes to thank all of those who aided in the recovery of our beloved.
Franti ‘Did It for the Love’
by Amy Irvine McHarg
Apr 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
First thing Monday morning, after playing to a full Sheridan Opera House the night before, Michael Franti arrived at the Telluride Mountain School to play for the students and speak about his new f...
‘Sock It’ to Cancer
by Cathy Hoffman
Apr 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
In memory of this courageous local woman, the surviving family and friends of Angie are encouraging the community's participation in the "Sock it to Cancer"
Thank You Village Market
by Paula Ciberay, Youth Services Program and Outreach Manager, Wilkinson Public Library
Mar 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
On behalf of Wilkinson Public Library I would like to thank the Telluride Village Market for donating all of the fixings for a St. Patrick’s Day “Kid’s Cook” program at the library.
National Service Recognition Day
by Stu Fraser, Mayor of Telluride; Dan Jansen, Mayor of Mountain Village; Mike Kimball, Mayor of Sawpit; Kerry Welch, Mayor of Norwood
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Service to others is a hallmark of the American character and central to how communities meet their challenges and, increasingly, the nation’s mayors are turning to national service programs like A...
‘Watch’ Marijuana Figures Misleading?
by Keith Nichols
Mar 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
I don’t understand how you can argue that the offenses so far this year are “in line with” or are close to last year’s figures.
Ridgway School Board ‘Dysfunctional’
by Richard Wojciechowski, Log Hill Mesa
Mar 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Not a single person presented any reason for not extending the principal's contract.
Get Ready for Imogene
by Katie Karow
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
If you are considering running the Imogene Pass Run this year, any running event or simply want to get in shape and improve your health and life, I highly recommend Jill Burchmore’s running trainin...
Not So “Great” Lakes
by Harvey Roisman
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
So, as some readers may recall, over the years I have been critical of and have written about problems related to Telluride Regional Airport (TEX).
Buy a CORSAR Card
by Tim Pasek, Captain, Ouray Mountain Rescue Team
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
On behalf of the local search and rescue teams of the San Juans, I am writing to encourage all residents and visitors that participate in any kind of outdoor recreation to purchase a Colorado Searc...
‘Pilot Shortage’ Myth
by Tim Delaney
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The “pilot shortage” referred to on the March 13 front page article is a myth. It is merely a talking point of the Airlines for America (A4A) and has no basis in reality.
Moradas of the Southwest
by Chris E. Trujillo
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Does anyone in this area have a picture of the Montrose Morada? Would you consider loaning me this picture or have a copy that I could present to the City of Montrose for the purpose of naming this...