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Montrose Commissioner Candidates Answer To County's Delegates
by Kati O'Hare
Mar 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Delegates listen to four commissioner candidates prior to upcoming Republican County Assembly.
Donn Pinkney of Ophir Reported Missing in Mexico
by Martinique Davis
Mar 08, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Pinkney’s stripped sailboat was found washed ashore on February 25, 60 miles south of where it launched on February 20. He was attempting a nonstop solo passage from Manzanillo to Zihuatenejo.
Bad Economy Could Claim Norwood Horse Racing Event
by Kati O'Hare
Mar 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
San Miguel Horse Racing Association is looking for community support to secure this year's racing event.
Roberts Wins Nightingale Luminary Award, Announces Retirement
by Gus Jarvis
Mar 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
After 18 years as Ouray County’s Director of Public Health, Cheryl Roberts will retire within the year.
With New Music and New Energy, Leftover Salmon is Back
by Gus Jarvis
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
On their current winter tour, a newly refreshed Leftover Salmon is getting all fired up for the release of their newest album, Aquatic Hitchhiker .
Telluride Adaptive Sports Program’s Spring Fundraiser Friday, March 9
by Watch Staff
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Put on your dancing boots, pony up $40 and support Telluride Adaptive Sports Friday.
Ninth Annual Rotary Red Ball Express Sunday
by Watch Staff
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Spend $5 for a chance to win $100,000.
Homeland Security Investigation Leads to Brazilian National’s ‘Predator Arrest’ at G.J. Airport
by Watch Staff
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
An individual indicated his willingness to travel to the United States from Brazil for the purpose of having sexual intercourse with three females.
Invoking 50-Foot Rule, Residential Neighbors Force Live-Music Venue to Close Its Doors
by Marta Tarbell
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Complaints from residential tenants of the mixed-use Winter Crown Building lead popular live-music venue at the Llama to shut its doors.
Bill Steele: April 14, 1956 – March 2, 2012
by Watch Staff
Mar 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 567 567 recommendations | email to a friend
Bill Steele, public lands advocate, and husband of Seventh Judicial District Judge Mary Deganhart, died unexpectedly at age 55, in Ridgway on Friday, March 2.
Updated March 7 at 1:53 p.m.
Death of Norwood High School's Garrett Carothers Puts Students 'On an Emotional Roller Coaster,' Principal Says
by Peter Shelton
Mar 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
After Three Days of Grieving and Counseling, Tiny School Sends Boys' and Girls' Basketball Teams Off to States
Buy Daffodils, Fund Cancer Research, Treatment
by Watch Staff
Mar 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The American Cancer Society’s Daffodil Days comes to San Miguel, Ouray counties Wednesday, March 7.
Good Samaritan Policy on Mine Cleanup Has Growing Support
by Gus Jarvis
Mar 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Mines and the water problems they cause often aren’t addressed because of certain provisions in the federal Clean Water Act that hold people back from initiating cleanup efforts due to fear of liab...
Montrose's 12-Week Summer Event on Track for Success
by Kati O'Hare
Mar 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Positive Communication with the City and County is a hopeful sign of a successful for this summer’s Main in Motion.
Tipton Supports Extension of Tax Incentive for Land Preservation
by Watch Staff
Mar 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Conservation Easement Incentive Act enjoys strong bipartisan support in Congress.
Study Indicates That Salvage Logging Doesn’t Hinder Wildfire Recovery
by Gus Jarvis
Mar 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly 10 years after the huge Burn Canyon fire, the area is recovering equally well in areas that were logged and areas that weren’t.
Our Rapidly Shrinking Water Supply
by Eric Ming
Mar 02, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Chris Landry is on the leading edge of snow science, trying to determine how much fresh water we can realistically expect, in the watershed – and beyond.
Library's eBook Service Gains Popularity
by Kati O'Hare
Mar 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Checking out library books for electronic devises becoming popular.
Paradox Sports Adaptive Ice Climbing Weekend Returns to Ouray March 2-4
by Samantha Wright
Mar 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
“Other-abled” athletes challenge themselves in a sport they may not have thought possible given their physical limitations at the Paradox Sports Ice Climbing Weekend in Ouray.