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VIEW TO THE WEST | Windshield Visions
by Peter Shelton
May 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes road visions stick in the mind as tenaciously as the family at the end of the drive.
UP BEAR CREEK | SF Magical Mystery Tour II
by Art Goodtimes
May 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A poem by Lito Tejada-Flores poem remembering Jim Davidson...
SPORTS WATCH | Red Wings, Raiders, Dodgers and Now, the Warriors
by Gus Jarvis
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
After watching the first five games of this first-round playoff series between the Nuggets and the Warriors, I have found a hatred for Golden State I never knew I had.
UP BEAR CREEK | Doing the Nostalgia Thing
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
This week, Goodtimes writes of his recent visit to San Francisco: “I had the good fortune to come of age in the most vibrant city in America during its counter-cultural apex.”
LIFE LESSONS | Spring Cleaning on All Fronts
by Kim Reynolds
Apr 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Spring is the season for new beginnings and planting the seeds we want to grow.
VIEW TO THE WEST | The House That Hubris Built
Apr 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The visual impact of “the house on the hill,” as it has come to be called here in Ouray County, would be difficult to overstate. It juts out over the valley of the Uncompahgre like a codpiece.
SPORTS WATCH | Will Dwight Howard Ever Become Dwight Howard Again?
by Gus Jarvis
Apr 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Basically the Lakers got their asses handed to them by the Spurs 91-79 because Dwight Howard couldn’t be the post up big man he’s supposed to be.
GUEST COMMENTARY | Neighbors Voice Concern About Proposed Gravel Pit
by Dennis Schultz
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
There will be discussion of a Special Use Permit Application from Rocky Mountain Aggregate at the Planning Board Meeting on Thursday, April 25, at 6 p.m., at the Montrose County Fairgrounds.
UP BEAR CREEK | Back Where I Started From
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A reader writes in, in defense of the Catholic Church.
VIEW TO THE WEST | Drought Happens
by Peter Shelton
Apr 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Colorado’s drought is in its second consecutive year, and the prognosis is not good.
SPORTS WATCH | In Boston: The Stories That Will Be Retold
by Gus Jarvis
Apr 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s a grim reality that all-too-often these days we must witness the worst aspects human nature in order to see the best.

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