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GREEN LIGHT | One-Billion Acts of Green
by Kris Holstrom
Apr 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Would you believe it was actually a politician who started Earth Day?
VIEW TO THE WEST | April Showers Bring...Déjà vu
by Peter Shelton
Apr 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
A big spring snowstorm right after the ski area closes? It’s par for the course.
UP BEAR CREEK | Aaron Abeyta: Western Slope Poet Laureate
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Aaron Abeyta Named Western Slope Poet Laureate in Carbondale Festival
SPORTS WATCH | Where Did All the Miami Heat Goons Come From?
by Gus Jarvis
Apr 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Knicks, sadly, are our only hope for keeping the Heat from reaching the NBA Finals.
UP BEAR CREEK | Reg Saner and Aaron Abeyta honored at Karen Chamberlain Poetry Festival
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Colorado, Denver, the Pike’s Peak Region, San Miguel County – many regions and jurisdictions have begun honoring poets by naming them to the honorary position of poet laureate.
RAISING ELLE | What Does a Family Look Like?
by Martinique Davis
Apr 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
A new study supports what my daughter already knows: Marriage is good for families.
SPORTS WATCH | Dismal Rockies Outlook Gives Cause for Hope
by Gus Jarvis
Apr 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no hope of the Rockies being any good this year, which gives me hope.
VIEW TO THE WEST | Hot Buttered Corn Snow
by Peter Shelton
Apr 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Easter Sunday corn snow creates a youthful resurgence.
GUEST COMMENTARY | Watershed Partnership Hosts Idarado Report
by Agnieszka Przeszlowska, Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership Coordinator
Apr 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
On March 26, representatives from the Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment and Idarado Mining Company presented results of remedial measures implemented as a result of a 1983 St...
UP BEAR CREEK | Western Slope’s Poetry Fest Cometh
by Art Goodtimes
Mar 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Thunder River Theatre’s Valerie Haugen has organized a poetry festival in Karen Chamberlain’s name, and elicited help from a lot of poets familiar to San Miguel County, including yours truly.
SPORTS WATCH | Is Love the Key to Tiger Woods’ Golf Game?
by Gus Jarvis
Mar 30, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
I am no expert in love, astrological signs or celebrity dating, but I smell trouble on the horizon for Vonn and Woods.

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