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SPORTS WATCH | Kiffin Hire Marks Beginning of End for Crimson Tide
by Gus Jarvis
Jan 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiffin experiment failed in U.S.C. and I believe it’s going to fail at Alabama, even if it is under the auspices of one Nick Saban.
REPORT FROM CAPITOL HILL | It’s Time to Take the Wildfire Challenge Seriously
by State Sen. Ellen Roberts
Jan 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
No matter the upheavals and distractions, we must focus on the threat, no, make that the promise, of continued catastrophic wildfires and the concentrated effort needed to improve forest health, st...
UP BEAR CREEK | Hot Pot. Sage Feds? And Some Bon Mots.
by Art Goodtimes
Jan 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Thoughts on pot spoofs, the first day of marijuana sales and hyphens.
SPORTS WATCH | Nuggets’ Experiment With Coach Shaw Isn’t Working
by Gus Jarvis
Jan 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Denver was an up-and-coming team just one season ago. Now, it seems like a team in need of rebuilding from the ground up.
RAISING ELLE | ‘Love Truth, but Pardon Error’
by Martinique Davis
Jan 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
‘I peered again at the slushy concoction Elle and her best friend had just created in our backyard, while they had been left unattended for (obviously) too long.
GUEST COMMENTARY | State of Telluride Address
by Telluride Mayor Stu Fraser
Jan 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Telluride is continuing to move in a positive direction.
GUEST COMMENTARY | SMPA to Hold Rates Steady in 2014
by Kevin Ritter, SMPA General Manager
Jan 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
SMPA is absorbing those costs in order to keep our members' rates steady.
UP BEAR CREEK | Fine-tuning a New World Calendar
by Art Goodtimes
Jan 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Forget 2014. My new calendar date for this year is 15014 NW (New World calendar).
GUEST COMMENTARY | Background on Ouray’s Home Rule Charter
by Ouray Mayor Pam Larson
Dec 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Pam Larson answers questions regarding the Home Rule Charter.
UP BEAR CREEK | Some Benefited From Federal Shutdown
by Art Goodtimes
Dec 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
From what we heard in the media, the government shutdown was the bane of the tourist industry. Collectively, millions were lost, right?
SPORTS WATCH | Colorado’s College Football Favorite: CU Out, CSU In?
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 26, 2013 | 2 2 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Could the Colorado State University Rams become Colorado’s college football team? If the Rams continue in the direction they are headed, maybe so.

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