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Delivering 'Hamlet' Across Colorado
by Samuel Adams
Dec 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The teleconference systems are a part of the three-year, $1 million initiative mounted by Gov. John Hickenlooper to offer a more diverse curriculum to students in rural school districts.
RAMP Ballot Question, Funding to Be Discussed at Special Meeting Wednesday
by Samantha Wright
Dec 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ridgway Town Council holds a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at the Ridgway Community Center to discuss how to finance the town’s cash match for a $10.5 million grant.
GOCO, DOLA Grants Come Through
by Samantha Wright
Dec 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Ouray County Secures $950,000 for upcoming Camp Bird Road and Grandstands projects.
Ouray Student Named as Alternate to U.S. Senate Youth Program
by Watch Staff
Dec 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Ouray High School junior Julia Vann has been named as an alternate delegate to the 52nd annual U.S. Senate Youth Program, to be held March 8-15, 2014, in Washington, D.C.
Fancy Rooster Pecks Fans’ Skin With Best Ink
by William Woody
Dec 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s a new tattoo shop in Montrose: Fancy Rooster.
Wilson Land Exchange Project Calls for Community Input
by Samuel Adams
Dec 16, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The Trust for Public Land is proposing to trade access to Wilson Peak to the U.S. Forest Service.
Avalanche Experts, Forecasters Urge Extra Caution
by Martinique Davis
Dec 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
A considerable conundrum has arrived, along with the unusually heavy snowfall, in the form of an active avalanche season with impacts that could persist into the months ahead.
Military Aircraft Lands Safely in Montrose After Engine Trouble
by William Woody
Dec 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Around 7 p.m. all three Montrose Fire Protection District stations were alerted to an inbound military C-130 aircraft that had reported an engine fire and was preparing to land in Montrose.
Norwood Resident Scott Harlow Dies on Ski Area
by Watch Staff
Dec 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
According to San Miguel County Coroner Emil Sante, Telluride Ski Patrol efforts to resuscitate Harlow were unsuccessful.
Outcry in Ouray Over Long-time Employee’s Potential Termination
by Samantha Wright
Dec 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Ouray residents are rallying to the support of long-time City of Ouray Public Works employee Ed Witherspoon this week, whose job is on the line.
Drug Use is Down in Montrose County Schools
by William Woody
Dec 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
In a quiet Centennial Middle School classroom, Montrose Police Department School Resource Officer Dennis Beery asks a group of seventh graders how many of them have ever seen marijuana.
Posthumous Zina Lahr Video Spreads Her Story Worldwide
by Samantha Wright
Dec 12, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Ouray native Zina Nicole Lahr touched the hearts and minds many people, in her brief lifetime. Now, a video showcasing Lahr and her work has gone viral.
Holiday Cheer, Appeasement in Elks Park
Dec 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Frigid Friday night temperatures did not stop more than a hundred revelers from attending the inaugural lighting of the Telluride Ski Tree in Elks Park and ceremonial Ullr Ski Burn.
San Miguel Commissioner Elaine Fischer Recovering After Surgery
by Watch Staff
Dec 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
She looks forward to regaining strength and greeting her friends.
UPDATED: Ice Flow Clears, Residents Can Return Home
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The ice flow in the San Miguel River has passed causing no damage or road closures.
Telluride Foundation Withdraws Bid to Rename Post Office
by Samuel Adams
Dec 09, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Schwarzkopf family lives in San Miguel County part-time, and asked the foundation to withdraw the proposal due to the unforeseen controversy.
An Elevator for the Wright Opera House
by Watch Staff
Dec 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Purchasing the building in 2011, the Friends of the Wright Opera House succeeded in the first push, in 2013, to initiate restoration of the facility, at an expected $2 million cost, over a five-to-...
MONTROSE BRIEFS | City of Montrose Vacates Portion of City Street for College Use
by William Woody
Dec 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
City approves shared agreement with Rec District...New regulations for door-to-door solicitation approved…
Telluride Earns Top Scores on AP Class Access and Test Scores
by Samuel Adams
Dec 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
The Telluride School District was one of 477 districts in the United States and Canada recognized by College Board’s Advanced Placement District Honor Roll this year.
OURAY BRIEFS | New Mayor Takes Helm in Ouray
by Samantha Wright
Dec 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Ouray bid adieu to its mayor of six years, Bob Risch, as Mayor Elect Pam Larson was sworn in at a Ouray City Council meeting on Monday, Dec. 2.