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REPORT FROM CAPITOL HILL | How I Voted on Proposed Gun Control Measures
by State Sen. Senator Ellen Roberts
Mar 13, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
'I did my best to relate your reasons and personal stories to the rest of the senators, especially those who are unfamiliar with the rural and remote areas of the state.'
GUEST COMMENTARY | News from the Gold Dome
by District 59 Rep. Mike McLachlan
Mar 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
District 59 Rep. Mike McLachlan is sponsoring HB13-1232, authorizing a person assigned to the Warrior Transition Battalion to obtain a fishing license free of charge as part of their rehabilitation...
UP BEAR CREEK | Supporting Native Grasses and Forbs
by Art Goodtimes
Mar 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Wes Perrin, who deserves a big thank you from this entire region of Southwestern Colorado, is truly one of our alternative energy pioneers in Colorado.
VIEW TO THE WEST | Le Raid Blanc: Old School Rando
by Peter Shelton
Mar 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
In which the author remembers an early mountaineering race across the Alps.
RAISING ELLE | Sometimes, Mommy Isn’t Perfect
by Martinique Davis
Mar 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Breaking eggs....
UP BEAR CREEK | Catching Up on Our Neighbors Southwest of the Wilsons
by Art Goodtimes
Mar 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Reading the Dove Creek Press...
GUEST COMMENTARY | Is Lift 8 for Town Access to the Mountain, or Just a Cudgel?
by Jim Bedford
Feb 28, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Former San Miguel County Commissioner writes, “It is greatly to the town's benefit and probably their legal responsibility to insure that lift 8 and the Telluride Trail are open as they have tradit...
VIEW TO THE WEST | New Kids on the Block, Part 2
by Peter Shelton
Feb 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
This particular clash between the New West and the Old ended without real resolution.
GUEST COMMENTARY | Ecoaction, Wilkinson Bring Kenny Ausubel to Telluride
by Kris Holstrom, Sustainability Coordinator, EcoAction Partners
Feb 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
From his early years as cofounder of Seeds of Change, Kenny Ausubel has been working to show us how we can learn from examples in nature to thrive as humans.
UP BEAR CREEK | Regional Recycling at a Critical Juncture
by Art Goodtimes
Feb 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
In these days of budget woes, SMARTS Park ‘an essential public service’
SPORTS WATCH | Wrestling Must Remain in the Summer Olympic Games
by Gus Jarvis
Feb 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Cutting wrestling from the Olympics is a stupid, stupid idea.

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