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Summer Air Program Gets Much-Needed Support
by Kati O'Hare
Jan 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Communities seek summer airline program support with donations.
A TASP Fundraiser, Tells a Story of Motion and Inspiration
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Movement , a ski film produced by Kurt Miller, looks at what happens after a ski accident paralyzes a lifelong skier, chronicling his struggles to get back to the hill that nearly killed him.
Pace yourself for the New Ouray County Race Series
by Samantha Wright
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
This spring, running enthusiasts of all abilities will be able to take part in a new six-part running event: the Ouray County Race Series.
M.V. Council Continues Discussion on Plastic Bag Ordinance
by Martinique Davis
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Paper, plastic, or neither?
Montrose School District Looks to Community for Direction
by Kati O'Hare
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Montrose School District’s hiring freeze may have done more harm than good.
Expect Kenworthy to ‘Go Big’ at Winter X Games in Aspen, Beginning Today
by Martinique Davis
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Telluride’s Gus Kenworthy to make his X Games comeback this weekend in Aspen.
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<b>“GOD, I LOVE IT.”</b> – Wilkinson Library founder Larry Wilkinson, at 89, still gets out on Telluride’s mountain whenever he can. (Photos by Peter Shelton)
Larry Wilkinson, the Man Behind the Library, Skis Tall at 89
by Peter Shelton
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
From quonset hut to stone jail to five stars.
Zest Brings Quick, Gourmet Tastes to West Telluride
by Gus Jarvis
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Gourmet food to go, daily specials, a salad bar, and affordable prices are the ideas behind Telluride’s newest dining establishment, Zest.
Revenue-Virginius Silver Mine May Reopen Near Ouray
by Samantha Wright
Jan 26, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Denver company acquires historic silver mine near Ouray.
Future of Home Safe Program Set for Council Discussion
by Gus Jarvis
Jan 26, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Supporters of the beleaguered Home Safe Program are trying to find a way to keep it in operation.
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Myrl Serra Sentenced to One Year in Prison
by Kati O'Hare
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
This week, Serra is expected to be transferred to the Denver Regional Diagnostic Center where he will be evaluated based on his behavior and crimes.
OURAY COUNTY BRIEFS
Visual Impacts: The Discussion That Will Not Die
by Peter Shelton
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Two subjects that keep coming around like a bad penny, visual impacts and waste tires, highlighted last week’s meeting of the Ouray Board of County Commissioners.
Geologic Hazard Data Available for Uncompahgre River Corridor
by Gus Jarvis
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A new Colorado Geological Survey document helps to identify little-known geologic hazards that can, if unaddressed, wreak havoc on homes, commercial buildings and infrastructure built in Montrose C...
Ouray and Ridgway Join Forces to Slash Energy Consumption
by Samantha Wright
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A green light for a greener future in Ouray and Ridgway
COMMUNITY BRIEFS
Parkinson’s Support Group Meeting Monday at Montrose Memorial Hospital
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
College and Financial Aid Night at Wilkinson Library Tuesday...Register a team for the second annual MSEF Trivia Bowl
Police Looking for Burglary Suspects
by Kati O'Hare
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Although there are similarities among the recent rash of burglaries in Montrose, not all of them are related.
In Wake of Weekend Storm, Three Avalanche Fatalities
by Martinique Davis
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
As the biggest storm of the season blankets the state, the avalanche hazard increases in the San Juans and throughout Colorado.
Montrose Loses a Keystone: Dr. Ted Dickinson Dies at 79
by Peter Shelton
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The longtime Montrose surgeon and community builder died suddenly on Jan. 20
Five Convenience Stores in Montrose Shut Down by State
by Kati O'Hare
Jan 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
If the taxes aren't paid, the properties are scheduled for auction in the first week of February.
Atop Lift 5, Fine Dining on a Petite Scale at Telski’s Bon Vivant
by Martinique Davis
Jan 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A completely outdoor, umbrella-covered and heated deck restaurant at the top of Telluride’s Polar Express Lift, Bon Vivant confirms Telski is headed in a “different direction” with its culinary exp...