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Halloween Fun for Every Age, From Montrose to Telluride to Cortez
by Watch Staff
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A Halloween roundup of events in Montrose, Ouray, Ridgway, Telluride, Norwood and Cortez.
Mountain Village Buckles Down for Trimmed 2012 Budget
by Martinique Davis
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Sharp reductions in property tax revenues paint a lean yet workable financial picture for Mountain Village.
Petition to Recall Montrose Commissioner Falls Short
by Beverly Corbell
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Montrose County Clerk has ruled that 500 signatures were not “statutorily valid.”
Saturday’s First Annual Fall Fun Fest Helps Montrose Schools
by Beverly Corbell
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The first 500 kids get free admission to the new fall fun festival in downtown Montrose.
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High Water, Bureaucracy Delay Tire Cleanup
by Peter Shelton
Oct 27, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Many of the tires in the Uncompahgre River have been removed, but cleanup of the source, an illegal dump on private property, remains unresolved.
Judge’s Ruling to Have Little Effect on Piñon Ridge Uranium Mill
by Gus Jarvis
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Through new acquisitions, Energy Fuels Inc. looks to be one of the largest holders of conventional uranium resources in the U.S.
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REGIONAL CHAMPS – The Telluride-Norwood High School Girls and Boys Cross Country Teams took first among 2A schools at Regionals in Delta last week and now head to State. The girls team (top) consists of (left to right) Dorsi Valle, Rachel Hampton (Individual Champion in a course record time of 18:28.6), Jessie Hild, Josephine Bush, Katherine Bush, and Shelby Brier. (Photo courtesy of Jeff Bush)
Telluride High School Sports Teams On a Roll This Fall, with Volleyball, Soccer, and Cross-Country Teams All Forging Bold Paths Into Post-Season
by Martinique Davis
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s a brilliant October for Telluride High School Sports.
Local Governments Consider Funding to Extend Gondola Season
by Seth Cagin
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Keeping the gondola open later in the fall is seen as a key to building the shoulder season economy.
A Long Walk to a New Well
by Leslie Vreeland
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Telluride Middle School students are inspiring their younger classmates – and each other – to raise money for schoolchildren in Sudan.
Where Ridgway’s Top Chef Rules
by Leslie Vreeland
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Kate’s Place in Ridgway is Colorado’s top-rated restaurant, according to online travel website Trip Advisor.
After Rollover, Man Arrested for Smuggling Humans
by Watch Staff
Oct 26, 2011 | 3 3 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Police believe a car that crashed in western San Miguel County on Monday was part of a human smuggling operation.
Despite First Loss, THS Boys Soccer Eying State Tournament
by Martinique Davis
Oct 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
It proved a poignant one for the Miners, who had steadily climbed the regional rankings and enjoyed the view from the top for a spell.
SMA Initiates Citizen Enforcement Action
Oct 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Sheep Mountain Alliance has initiated a citizen enforcement action to stop pollution of the San Miguel River.
DMEA Faces Rate Increases
Oct 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
DMEA will face approximately a five percent higher cost for wholesale power in 2012 as compared to its 2011 cost.
Montrose Regional Library District Awarded $15,000 for Spanish Programming
Oct 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Items funded by the grant include $8,500 in new books, movies, audiobooks, and children’s educational games.
Montrose Football’s Southwestern League Title in Jeopardy
by Dana Shellhorn
Oct 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Indians Suffer First Loss to Rival Grand Junction
Community to Celebrate New Bear Creek Falls Bridge and Repaired Otto Mears Monument
Oct 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Spanning an approximately 300-foot drop into the Uncompahgre gorge, the bridge has been under construction since July 2010.
Second Chance Makes the Move to Angel Ridge
by Peter Shelton
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
New Location Already Paying Dividends With Happier Dogs
School District Consolidation Research Briefing Monday
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The boards are not advocating for a course of action at this point, and hope to enlist broad community involvement in this effort.
New School Leaders on the Future of Education
by Jesse James McTigue
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Schumacher and Stefani Address Media Literacy, Global Awareness, Values