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Margo Talbot Headlines Chicks with Picks
by Samantha Wright
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
This weekend, Talbot ushers in a new season of Chicks With Picks women’s ice climbing clinics with a slideshow presentation at the Ouray Community Center on Saturday, Jan. 14 that promises to take ...
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Radon Awareness Classes In Montrose
by Watch Staff
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Four-course Fundraiser for Southwest Institute Jan. 19… January is School Board Recognition Month… MMH Health Fair Scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 25
Go High For Nordic Bliss
by Martinique Davis
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
In a low-snow winter, the Telluride Nordic Association has opened more track-skiing terrain atop Lizard Head Pass; clinics this Saturday.
Mystery Climber Stages Upset to Claim Ice Fest Prize
by Samantha Wright
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Crowds of climbers thrill to exciting photo finish at Ouray Ice Festival competition.
Over the Holidays, Visitors Turned to Telluride for Its Snow
by Gus Jarvis
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
It may not seem like it but Telluride had some of the best early season snow in the country and sales at Telluride Regional Airport are proving it.
SMPA Inks Purchase Agreement for Power From Solar Garden
by Watch Staff
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Clean Energy Collective, an innovator of community-based clean energy facilities, has finalized a power purchase agreement with the San Miguel Power Association for all the energy output from the C...
Draft Watershed Plan to Be Unveiled Thursday
by Watch Staff
Jan 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
After three years of hard work the Uncompahgre Waterhshed Partnership is unveiling its draft watershed plan.
Chapman Proposes Conference Center in National Park
by Gus Jarvis
Jan 11, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The developer of an inholding in the Black Canyon National Park seeks a buyer who will donate it to the park service.
Telluride Foundation Awards Over $900,000 to Regional Nonprofits
by Watch Staff
Jan 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Foundation’s Board of Directors was able to match the 2008 levels of grant awards.
Whose Life Is It Anyway? at Magic Circle Theater Starts Jan. 13
by Watch Staff
Jan 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Tony award-nominated play Whose Life Is It Anyway? will be performed over the next three weekends at the Magic Circle Theater, in Montrose.
Walk to Remember Domestic Violence Victim Melinda Yager Saturday
by Watch Staff
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A walk commemorating domestic violence victim Melinda Yager, who died a year ago, and benefiting Tri County Resources’ mission to empower and educate individuals affected by domestic violence and s...
Mountain Trails Montessori School Comes to Ridgway
by Peter Shelton
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A new Montessori school is under construction in Ridgway, and none too soon.
Celebration Planned for Return of Colo. National Guard Medical Supply Company
by Marta Tarbell
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A little more than a sendoff to remember, the Colorado National Guard’s 928th Area Medical Supply Company returns to Montrose, for a daylong celebration.
Ice Fest Competition Serves Up Fresh Thrills in 2012
by Samantha Wright
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Vince Anderson unveils heinous new comp route for 2012 Ouray Ice Festival.
Salt Lake City Private Equity Firm Acquires Cornerstone
by Gus Jarvis
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
SilverLeaf Financial, which specializes in buying distressed debt, purchased Cornerstone fee simple with clear title, for an undisclosed price in late December.
Ah Haa Closes Out the Year With a Gala, a New Director, and a Fresh Vision
by Jessica Newens
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ah Haa School’s new executive director, Jodi Pounds, arrives from U.C. Berkeley.
Rec Center Group Doubles Required Signatures
by Watch Staff
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Friends of the Montrose Recreation Center turned in more than enough petition signatures to get a funding measure on the ballot in April.
Tweed Brings Its Inimitable Style Home With a New Telluride Boutique
by Martinique Davis
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
All the stars aligned for Robyn Shaw and Victoria Crawford in creating the unique Tweed Studio.
Snow in the San Juans: La Niña Turns Fickle
by Peter Shelton
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A low-snow winter, so far, leads experts to conclude that one La Niña is not the same as the next one.
Rev. Father Lawrence Kern Dies in Greeley
by Watch Staff
Jan 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Reverend Father Lawrence Kern died Friday, Dec. 23, 2011, at Kenton Manor.