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Goodtimes: Coming Up on Municipal Elections in Telluride | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
Oct 21, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
ENDORSEMENTS … As a Norwood resident, it’s always a reach to inject my own opinions into elections where I can’t vote. But as a columnist and politico who’s lived in the county for almost 30 years ...
Schultheis: The Agonies of Defeat | Dispatches
by Rob Schultheis
Oct 21, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
I’m beginning to suspect that God had a sense of humor when he created the United States of America: He made it  Heaven,  but then he went on to make Americans rabid sports fans, which immediately ...
Pera: My Collection of Hunting Stories | Musings of a Mountain Man
by Jack Pera
Oct 18, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Regular hunting season being upon us, this week’s column is a collection of some bizarre ugly hunting incidents that happened over the years. All are true. I’ll start by saying that regrettably one...
Herndon: Home on the Range in Billings | Dateline Wright's Mesa
by Grace Herndo
Oct 18, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going to be in Billings, Montana, be there in the fall. The few times I’d been there earlier – I’d been appointed to an advisory committee for a planned new radio program called The High ...
Fraser: Telluride not ‘Well-Served by Those Who Want to Turn Back the Clock’ | Guest Commentary
by Stu Fraser, Telluride Town Councilmember
Oct 17, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
I am running for the Mayor of Telluride and would like your vote. I have spent the last 12 years in public service for San Miguel County and the Town of Telluride. For the past six years, I have be...
Delves:Resort Plan Does Not Equal Master Plan | Guest Commentary
by Bob Delves, Mayor, Mountain Village
Oct 17, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
I want to make you aware of an ongoing disagreement between the Town of Mountain Village (Town) and the Telluride Mountain Village Owners Association (TMVOA) regarding a proposed Master Planning ef...
Keating:Take the Green Home Tour | Guest Commentary
by Eliza Keating, The New Community Coalition
Oct 17, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
There is a city in Yemen that consists of over five hundred, five-hundred-year-old earthen buildings. Shabim, Yemen, also known as the “Manhattan of the desert,” is home to the oldest skyscrapers, ...
Cagin:Back for the Future? | Local Perspective
by Seth Cagin
Oct 17, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
In his campaign for mayor, Terry Tice appears like a man living in a bubble where it’s always 1974 and anyone “with a good business plan” and a willingness to endure long off-seasons can stake out ...
Goodtimes:Diving Deep Into the Off Season | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
Oct 15, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
DO THE LOBBY LOO … As if Wyoming wasn’t disruption enough this fall (as we dip deep into off season), last week I was jetting off to D.C. (arrived Dulles almost midnight, waited an hour for the Sup...
Salazar: Opposition to Desert Rock Power Plant | Guest Commentary
by Rep. John Salazar
Oct 14, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
I want to first thank your agency and the Secretary of Interior for an extended EIS comment period. The proposed Desert Rock Power Plant has aroused serious concern among my constituents and local ...
Holstrom:Does HARC Hate Solar? | Guest Commentary
by Kris Holstrom, regional sustainability coordinator
Oct 14, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A roundtable discussion last week sponsored by The New Community Coalition gathered representation from regional design review boards to answer that question. The answer – a resounding no. Actually...

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