commentary

UP BEAR CREEK
Water Is What We Fight
Over in the West
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Do we file a right to protect native fish and other riparian values or, do we try and figure out all the future developments we humans want in the basin and make those future uses a priority?
VIEW TO THE WEST
Rowing Uphill: A Tidal Generating Project Returns Downeast
by Peter Shelton
Sep 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
A down-and-out Maine seaport gets a state-of-the-art tidal electric generating project.
GUEST COMMENTARY
Consider the Negative Impacts of November Ballot Issues Before Voting
by Barbara Uhles, Former Ouray City Councilmember and Ouray Chamber Resort Assoc. President
Sep 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
While the idea of significantly lowering taxes sounds good, voters need to consider the majors impacts three ballot initiatives would have, should they pass.
SPORTS WATCH
It’s All About the All Mighty Dollar With the N.C.A.A.
by Gus Jarvis
Sep 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Reggie Bush was taking money in a world that is centered around money. So what?
RAISING ELLE
Still Searching for That Elusive
Cup of Coffee
by Martinique Davis
Sep 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
That fleeting cup of joe, accompanied by a few minutes of down time to enjoy it, will have to wait, again.
UP BEAR CREEK
Fen Tour Reveals Prospect Basin’s 12,000-Yr-Old Wetland Treasures
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
A valuable repository of scientific data is stored in Telluride’s Prospect Basin.
RAISING ELLE
A Relaxing Campout With the Kids? Were We Delusional?
by Martinique Davis
Sep 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
By the end of a multi-family, parents-and-small-children camping weekend, everyone knew who was really in charge.
DISPATCHES
Remembering Thomas Grams
by Rob Schultheis
Sep 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
In Part Three of a series about friends killed in the Afghanistan conflict, Schultheis eulogizes  Durango dentist Thomas Grams, 51, who quit his dental practice four years ago to work full-time wit...
SPORTS WATCH
The Hype Is Over for
Rex Ryan and the Jets
by Gus Jarvis
Sep 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Mark Sanchez and the rest of the Jets didn’t live up to their on-screen hype in the Monday Night Football opener.
VIEW TO THE WEST
A Country Boy in the Big City
by Peter Shelton
Sep 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Boston Common, September 11
RAISING ELLE
These Are the Special Days
by Martinique Davis
Sep 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Time passes quickly with an infant and a post-toddler.

local perspective

By Seth Cagin

raising elle

By Martinique Davis

up bear creek

By Art Goodtimes

sports watch

By Gus Jarvis

dispatches

By Rob Schultheis

view to the west

By Peter Shelton