letters to the editor

For Ridgway Schools’ ‘Kefuffle,’ an ‘Easy, Democratic Solution’
by Albert J. Adams
Mar 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
I have followed the current kerfuffle concerning the Ridgway Secondary School, Ms. Gomez and Jim Bob Hobbs with no small amount of dismay.
‘Boundary Management Is a Complex Issue’
by U.S. Forest Service Norwood District Ranger Judy Schutza
Mar 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
I appreciate the attention to boundary management at the ski area and the recent article by Martinique Davis, but there was one statement I’d like to clarify.
Is McCarthyism Making a Comeback?
by Wayne Quade, Montrose
Mar 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Agenda 21 is not an international conspiracy.
The Things Mr. Horning Could Do...
by Romey Glenn, Telluride
Mar 04, 2013 | 3 3 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Telski CEO Chuck Horning’s current yammering about economic “sustainability” is impossible for me to understand.
Support Last-Ever Daffodil Days
by Betty Favier and Alexandra Dujardin
Mar 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The American Cancer Society is celebrating its 100th birthday in 2013.
Is ‘Government’ Eroding the American Way of Life?
by Holly von Helms, Montrose
Feb 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Montrose County Commissioners approved a resolution to reject the UN’s Agenda 21.
‘Put Family First and the Violence Will Dissipate’
by Holly von Helms, Montrose
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The rantings and ravings from the right go on with no sound basis for the blather.
Know Your Legislators
by Kathleen Erie, San Miguel County Clerk
Feb 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2013 Colorado legislature session runs from January 9 to May 8 and if you have an opinion, now is a good time to let your state representative or senator know.
TAR’s First Time Home Buyer’s Program Remains Healthy, Celebrating 10
by Robyn Pale, REALTOR® Certified Executive and Executive Vice-President for the Telluride Association of REALTORS®
Feb 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the shining moments in a Telluride local’s life, other than epic powder days and an incredible lineup at Bluegrass, is when the opportunity to purchase a home in the region becomes a reality.
Library Numbers Game
by Ty Benson, Telluride
Jan 24, 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 my wife received from the library via a public request.
Donations for a ‘Safe and Nurturing’ Montrose Prom/Graduation

by Jacqueline Huff
Jan 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The most deadly time of the year for our teens happens to be one of the happiest times of their lives as well.
Voter Discontent
by Cheryl Story and Carol Story Buchanan
Jan 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
We found the offer by Art Goodtimes in his “Up Bear Creek” column of January 10 to travel to Telluride monthly and meet with citizens informally outside of regularly scheduled commissioners’ meetin...
Ridgway Makes Good Neighbors
by Kate, Gary and Anders Falk
Jan 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Our family would like to extend a HUGE thanks to the community of Ridgway for their compassion, generosity and friendship.
CAIC Thanks
by Matt Steen, CAIC
Jan 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: We would like to express our thanks and gratitude to the local businesses and community members who donated to the Colorado Avalanche Information Center’s Telluride and Ouray fundraisers. T...
Don’t Close Wilkinson Library on Sundays
by Amy R. Levek
Jan 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: I was dismayed to hear that (the Board of Telluride’s Wilkinson Library is) going to close the library on Sundays. I understand the need to meet budgetary shortfalls, however, closing on Su...
Ridgway Community Food Pantry Give Thanks
by Brenda Hernandez and the Volunteer Staff of the Ridgway Community Food Pantry
Dec 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ridgway Community Food Pantry would like to thank our wonderful community for their generous donations throughout this year.
World Cup Kudos
by ohn Jett, Chief of Competition, Telluride Snowboard World Cup
Dec 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
I would like to express my deepest thanks for the community support of the Telluride Ski and Snowboard World Cup.
Jeff Downs ‘An Inspiration’
by Rhonda Claridge, Ophir
Dec 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
My friend Jeff Downs survived a bad car wreck recently when his car slid on black ice and rolled off the highway on Lizard Head Pass.
Heidi Jo Duce ‘Girls Night Out’ ‘Amazing and Heartwarming’
by Heidi Jo Duce
Dec 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
I would like to thank all of the people that came out to support me and my efforts at the “Girls Night Out” fundraiser a of couple weekends ago.
Gun Control ‘Is a Cop-Out’
by John Reilly, Ridgway
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
It won’t be popular to defend gun ownership after the senselessness of the school massacre in Connecticut – lives left empty.