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UP BEAR CREEK | Slam! Bam! Thank You, Ma’am
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Do not miss Telluride Theatre’s dazzling ‘Cult of Dionysus.’
SPORTS WATCH | A-Roid Needs to Put a Sock in It for His Own Good
by Gus Jarvis
Aug 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Monday’s Today Show debacle between host Matt Lauer and A-Rod’s attorney was TV gold.
DISPATCHES | The Press Strikes Again
by Rob Schultheis
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
No wonder the American press is taking a pass on the real story in Egypt, which is our nation's collusion with the fanatical murderous cult of Wahabbism, and the wealthy Saudis who fund it.
UP BEAR CREEK | Shroomers in the San Juans
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Welcome, fungophiles, to what started out as a conference on wild mushrooms and has now evolved into a full-on festival.
SPORTS WATCH | Preseason NFL Football Is a Pointless Rip-off
by Gus Jarvis
Aug 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
For the fans, NFL preseason football is a rip-off in the highest degree imaginable.
DISPATCHES | ‘Greedy Gun Manufacturers’ Are the Problem
by Rob Schultheis
Aug 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Schultheis addresses the letter complaining about Colorado’s gun control stance in the Aug. 1 edition of The Watch.
UP BEAR CREEK | CP&W Says No to Alpine Rangers
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Why won’t the Colorado Parks & Wildlife department fund the joint Ouray-Telluride Alpine Ranger program (or the Hinsdale-Ouray-Hinsdale Alpine Loop Ranger)?
SPORTS WATCH | On an Almost Empty Tank, A-Rod Faces His Future
by Gus Jarvis
Aug 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
The A-Rod fiasco: You can’t dream a script that’s better.
VIEW TO THE WEST | The Need for Speed
by Peter Shelton
Aug 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Remembering the speed skiing championships on Velocity Peak outside Silverton in the early 1980s.
UP BEAR CREEK | Historian Howard Greager Dies
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
San Miguel County lost its best storyteller and cowboy historian with the passing of Howard Greager.
SPORTS WATCH | What’s There Not to Like About Johnny Football?
by Gus Jarvis
Aug 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Manziel could go home every night at 5 p.m. to study tape, do pushups and eat all his vegetables. Or he could go get rowdy in New Orleans for a night. I prefer the guy who spent the night in New Or...

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