GUEST COMMENTARY | A Guide to Long Hair Maintenance at Altitude
by Bracken Raleigh
Dec 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Bracken Raleigh on hair, which is “the presentation of your energy to all; it expresses your strengths and weaknesses, attitude, fears and joys.”
TEX Receives Improved Weather Forecast Service
by Samuel Adams
Dec 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The Telluride Regional Airport has begun to receive detailed and routine weather forecasts from the National Weather Service specific to a five-mile radius of its runway.
Homebound Seniors in Desperate Need of Meal Delivery, City Councilor Says
by William Woody
Dec 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
There is very little that separating dozens of hungry Montrose seniors from the hot home meals they deserve, said Golden Circle Seniors Committee Membe
Esperanza Reyes Pursues an Immigrant’s Dream in Telluride
by Samuel Adams
Dec 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Esperanca Reyes, the 34-year-old manager of Tequilas on Telluride’s Main Street, is accustomed to this level of multitasking and hard work.Slug: Esperanza Reyes
New County Attorney Excited to Be Part of the Team
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Teresa Williams most recently served as city attorney for Lee’s Summit, Missouri.
Angel Baskets: Offering Helping Hands, Year-Round
by Samuel Adams
Dec 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Every holiday season, hundreds of individuals and families in San Miguel, Montrose and Dolores counties lack sufficient resources to afford Christmas gifts, school supplies – even prescription copays.
Ridgway Council Puts Some ‘Skin in the Game’ Toward RAMP Project
by Samantha Wright
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ridgway Town Council has committed to a strategy to pay off its debt burden for the RAMP project twice as quickly, ultimately exposing Ridgway property owners to a dramatically lower tax burden.
Jane Miller Fake Dies on Solstice
by Watch Staff
Dec 24, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 200 200 recommendations | email to a friend
Longtime Telluride resident Jane Miller Fake at her Placerville home on Sunday, Dec. 22, at 2:50 a.m.
Greg Pack Takes the Reins at Telski
by Seth Cagin
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
On the same page with owner Chuck Horning, the new Telski president says his priorities this year are to improve the employee experience and the guest experience.
Montrose School District Teacher Pay Below State/Federal Averages
by William Woody
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
According to a new report, public school teachers in Colorado are paid well below the national average. In Montrose County, they are paid even less
Signaling Market Uptick, Cassidy Ridge Changes Hands
by Samuel Adams
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Last week's $15.25 million purchase of the 23-unit Cassidy Ridge condominium project million could mark the start of the recovery of the Mountain Village condominium market.
Irene Visintin | Jan. 4, 1913-Dec. 12, 2013
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
Telluride's perennial Grand Dame, Irene Visintin, went to be with her sister and mother on December 12, 2013. She passed as gently as she lived, just three weeks shy of her 101st birthday.
San MIguel County Begins Budgeting Process
by Samuel Adams
Dec 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite nearly $1 million in budget cuts, San Miguel County will spend nearly $2 million more than it receives in taxes next year.
MONTROSE BRIEFS | Montrose, CMU Relationship to Strengthen With City Street Vacation
by William Woody
Dec 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
New Ordinance on Door-to-Door Solicitation Adopted...Sewer-line Project Begins, Motorists Urged to Use Caution
OURAY COUNTY BRIEFS | GOCO, DOLA Grants Brighten a Bleak Budget
by Samantha Wright
Dec 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Health insurance enrollments ramp up...Lynn Padgett named chair of BOCC for 2014.
New Rec Center Plans Head to Council Jan. 21
by William Woody
Dec 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Officials with the Montrose Recreation District will take a final plan for building and funding a new Community Recreation Center to council Jan. 21, in hopes it will be placed on the April ballot.
New DDA Director Sees Bright Future for Downtown Montrose
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Wade Nichols has been on the job for a little more than three weeks and from what he’s seen so far, he likes the direction of Montrose’s downtown business district and is eager to lead it to greate...
Question of Pot Shops in Mountain Village Remains Open
by Samuel Adams
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
A tie vote on council with one member absent means there will be another vote next month.
OURAY BRIEFS | Ouray Residents Invited to Participate In City Administrator Evaluation Process
by Samantha Wright
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
For the first time ever, Ouray residents will have a chance in early 2014 to participate in Ouray City Administrator Patrick Rondinelli’s annual performance evaluation.
Two Ouray Elementary Students Take on World Hunger
by Samantha Wright
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
When Jenny Hart gave her students a three-week assignment to choose a problem to solve, two of them took on world hunger.