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Suspect in Custody in Ridgway Break-ins
by Watch Staff
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ridgway Marshal’s office has announced a suspect in custody regarding the rash of break-ins in Ridgway.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Solar PV System Nearly Complete
by Karen James
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A new solar PV system going online at the Telluride Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant will cut energy use at the facility by 10 percent – which is a drop in the bucket compared to residential and...
Countdown to a Final Comprehensive Plan
by Watch Staff
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
More than two years in the making, a final version of Mountain Village’s first comprehensive plan will be unveiled to the community next Tuesday, Dec. 28.
New DA Selected for Seventh Judicial District
by Beverly Corbell
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Former assistant DA chosen to fill shoes of indicted Serra.
O’Brien’s Pub Hosts Darts and Poker Leagues
by Peter Shelton
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
O’Brien’s Pub in Ouray is offering league play in games of skill.
COMMUNITY BRIEFS
Ham Radio Class to Be Offered
by Watch Staff
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Ham radio class…San Miguel County to open DMV office… Honoring 9/11 fallen hero George Cain…Decorate the ‘Angel Tree’
Snowshoe Races Jan. 8 at Black Canyon National Park
by Beverly Corbell
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
New snowshoe race at Black Canyon will raise funds for nonprofit foundation.
David and Goliath: Silverton and Qwest Battle Over Fiber Optic Line
by Peter Shelton
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Silverton is battling telecommunications giant Qwest for a linkup with the rest of Colorado.
Montrose To Ponder Fate of City Manager Battling Cancer
by Beverly Corbell
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Long-time Montrose city manager, stricken with cancer, will soon run out of leave time.
BUSINESS BRIEFS
Auberge Residences at Element 52
by Watch Staff
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
New board officers for Ouray Chamber Resort Assn… SMPA projects no rate increases for 2011… Auberge residences at Element 52.
ARTS BRIEFS
Randolph Sings ‘Two Pesos Pobres’ at New Orleans Fundraiser
by Watch Staff
Dec 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Ridgway Resident John Randolph performed ‘Two Pesos Pobres’ in New Orleans at the Association of Farmworker Opportunity Programs on Dec. 8…Telluride’s Lustre Gallery celebrates its fifth anniversar...
Pineapple Express Closes Ouray Ice Park
by Peter Shelton
Dec 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Weather system has hammered some regions with snow, left others almost untouched.
Wade Davis to Present at Dec. 26 Mountainfilm Fundraiser
by Watch Staff
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Renowned writer and filmmaker Wade Davis presents a photographic exposition that focuses on the shared birthplace of three of British Columbia’s great salmon-bearing rivers as a Dec. 26 Mountainfil...
Ridgway, Telluride and Ouray Schools Rate High Under New State Standards
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The three local school districts are among 14 districts in the state to be given the “Accredited with Distinction” ranking.
Melanie Kline Chosen to Round Out New DDA Board
by Beverly Corbell
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Downtown Montrose merchants work together to improve the business environment.
Ridgway Climbing Wall Will Be Ready for the New Year
by Peter Shelton
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The new climbing wall at the Ridgway Secondary School is tantalizingly close to ready.
Ridgway Massage Therapist Integrates Bodywork and Energy Work for the Best Benefit
by Jessica Newens
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Breathe Wellness Center’s Rachel Barth integrates multiple modalities into therapeutic massage to offer transformative results for both body and mind.
Sheriff Bill Masters on Ramifications of the Closure of Upper Bear Creek
by Martinique Davis
Dec 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
“Recommending the closing of Bear Creek in the 80s, even with all the deaths, was a mistake.” San Miguel County Sheriff Bill Masters weighs in on the hot topic of enforcing the Bear Creek closure.
Telluride Likes Wild and Scenic Prospects
by Karen James
Dec 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
As many as 11 segments of the San Miguel River are being considered for potential designation as part of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.

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MV Gondola Plaza Hosts New Mini-Donut Cart
by Karen James
Dec 17, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
On a cold winter day on Telluride Ski Mountain, fresh hot mini donuts hit the spot.