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Democrats Head to Caucuses on Tuesday
by Gus Jarvis
Mar 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
If planning on attending the county or state assembly, or even the Democratic National Convention, the road starts at Tuesday’s statewide caucus.
Plans for Billion Dollar Information Superhighway Announced
by Watch Staff
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
New fiber optic lines from Durango to Silverton and Ouray to Ridgway will complete ‘Billion Dollar Information Superhighway.’
Murder-Suicide In Front of Montrose Home
by Kati O'Hare
Feb 27, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A suicide note was written in dust.
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<b>HARD MAN</b> – San Juan Hut System founder Joe Ryan in his Ridgway shop, preparing for next month’s third running of the Sneffels Half Loop, a backcountry, or randonée, ski race around the Sneffels Range from Telluride to Ridgway. (Photo by Peter Shelton)
Rando Round the Sneffels Range
by Peter Shelton
Feb 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Sneffels Half Loop backcountry Nordic race returns for a third running March 10, as part of the COSMIC (Colorado Ski Mountaineering Cup) series.
Jazz Fest Tickets, at Special Locals’ Prices, on Sale March 1
by Watch Staff
Feb 26, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Tickets for the 36th Annual Telluride Jazz Festival go on sale Thursday, March 1, for locals, at The Wizard.
Water Workshop in Montrose March 1
by Watch Staff
Feb 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Delta Montrose Electric Association and Colorado State University are jointly sponsoring a one-day conference on agricultural water use and efficiency in Montrose March 1.
Nonprofit Private Elementary School to Open in Montrose Next School Year
by Kati O'Hare
Feb 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Maslow Academy of Applied Learning employs multiage classrooms and individualized instruction, allowing students to advance according to their own needs.
Telluride Named One of World’s Best Ski Towns by National Geographic
by Gus Jarvis
Feb 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
National Geographic Adventure names Telluride one of the world’s best ski towns, along with Chamonix, Crested Butte, Park City and more.
Should Lawson Hill Seek Annexation?
by Gus Jarvis
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners and residents in Lawson Hill want more neighborhood commercial uses but the conversation shifted to the possibility of annexation.
Fishing Pier Proposed at Crystal Lake
by Samantha Wright
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
U.S. Forest Service fisheries biologist Matt Dare has come up with a plan to not only preserve but enhance accessibility to the Crystal Lake fishing area going into the future.
Mountain Village Agrees to Help Telluride Fund Aug. 20 USA Pro Cycling Challenge
by Martinique Davis
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Mountain Village will match Telluride’s $37,500 to help fund the USA Pro Cycling Challenge, which is expected to bring many thousands to Telluride for stage one of the race.
Out of a ‘Perfect Storm’ of Road Construction, A Sigh of Relief
by Gus Jarvis
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Bids came in too high for construction of the Society Turn roundabout this summer but don’t worry, there are plenty of other road construction projects slated for this summer.
Court Date With JetAway Yields No Answers for Montrose County
by Kati O'Hare
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Yet another round in an ongoing six-year legal battle unfolds in a Denver courtroom.
CLUB 20 Health Care Discussions Kick Off in Ouray Next Week
by Samantha Wright
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Community leaders in Ouray will add their voices to a new regional health care discussion next Thursday.
Senior Brings Home State Wrestling Title for Montrose
by Kati O'Hare
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Along with the first place finish for Georgon Hudson, Montrose High Finishes Fifth at State Wrestling Tournament.
Two of Five Norwood Home Invasion Participants Plead Guilty
by Watch Staff
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Two of the five participants in the Sept. 6-7 Norwood home invasion – Brisa Felix-Gonzales and her husband, Juan Carresco-Lopez – plead guilty to felony charges.
TED ‘Coffee-Break-Length Talks’ Come to the Palm
by Marta Tarbell
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
TEDxTellurideLive simulcast screens at the Palm Wed., Feb. 29-Thursday, March 1
COMMUNITY BRIEFS
dZi Foundation Brings Mountainfilm to Ouray
by Watch Staff
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Food safety classes…Radon Awareness Class in the West End…Skin cancer screening clinic honors Gary Wright…Top Gear America Features Ouray County.
State's Implementation of Tourism Act Produces Frustration
by Kati O'Hare
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Montrose County’s application was different from others submitted to the state, but perhaps it more closely followed the guidelines.
With Dates Secure, KOTO to Host Late-August Music Festival
by Gus Jarvis
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The only question left: Who’s going to be the headliner?