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A Warm Welcome to America’s Warriors
by William Woody
Dec 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Right now, there are homeless military veterans camping out in the woods of the Uncompahgre Plateau, west of Montrose, she reports, alone and in the cold. Welcome Home Montrose Warrior Resource Cen...
Pro Cycling Challenge Forgoes Southwest Colorado in 2013
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 19, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2013 route, announced on Wednesday, will start in Aspen and end in Denver.
Westcott Storms From Behind in SBX World Cup
by Peter Shelton
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite no natural snow to speak of, Telluride again hosted the elite World Cup for ski- and snowboardcross athletes last week.
AT TBR, Get What You Need, Give What You Have
by William Woody
Dec 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Just because unemployment remains high, it does not mean talent should go to waste because monetary compensation is not available.
New Ridgway Salon Offers Style and Substance
by Samantha Wright
Dec 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Ernst Baer’s career has spanned decades, continents and 24 employment relationships with top salons. He’s just gotten back from an attempt at “retirement,” and is now styling hair at Bernard’s, nam...
Telluride’s ‘Crown Jewel’ Opera House Turns 100
by Martinique Davis
Dec 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The Sheridan Opera House celebrates its 100th anniversary with a year-long series of events, starting with Vaudeville Night, Dec. 30.
SPORTS WATCH | How Many Rule Changes Are Needed for a Safer Game?
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The NFL must get serious about player safety and Commissioner Roger Goodell knows it.
Grand Mesa Hosts First-Ever USSA Nordic Races
by Peter Shelton
Dec 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
With the only snow in the state, the Grand Mesa Nordic Council stepped up to host two days of USSA-sanctioned nordic races last weekend.
Gold Run Preschool Facility Opens This Week
by Martinique Davis
Dec 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Although Telluride boasts solid programs and facilities for preschool-aged children, infant care still an issue for local working families.
Bike to Work, Shop, Play!
by William Woody
Dec 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-five bike racks spring up in downtown Montrose, thanks to DDA donation program.
Hagemeyer Makes Second Team All-America
by Peter Shelton
Dec 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
RHS grad Lauren Hagemeyer capped a successful collegiate volleyball career with a trip to the NCAA Division II tournament and second-team All-America honors.
SPORTS WATCH | Under Stern’s Reign, Coaches No Longer Needed
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
After David Stern handed down ‘sanctions’ to the Spurs last week for resting key players, it’s a wonder Stern allows coaches to make any decisions on their own.
THS Recognizes 33 Students for Excellence on Playing Field and in the Classroom
by Martinique Davis
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
"This is truly a special group of student-athletes that we have at THS. I am very proud of them.”
Tipis and Yurts: How They’re Made
by Peter Shelton
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Colorado Yurt Company, based in Montrose with roots in Ridgway, will be featured this month on the Science Channel series How It’s Made.
Montrose Humanitarian Wins Lotto Jackpot
by Samantha Wright
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Nora Duckworth of Montrose, co-founder of Western Colorado Friends of the Himalaya, has a few ideas about how to spend the $6.2 million Lotto Jackpot she won last week.
Fire Consumes Biodiesel Fuel Shed
by Peter Shelton
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A fire totally destroyed an outbuilding used to process biodiesel fuel between Ridgway and Ouray last week.
Chow Down Takes a Natural Approach to Pet Health
by William Woody
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The owners of the newly created Chow Down Pet Supplies host a grand opening Saturday for their new downtown store specializing in dog and cat nutrition.
Telluride’s World Cup Enters Skicross Era
by Martinique Davis
Dec 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Telluride’s December event is the first World Cup competition to bring skicross and snowboardcross together.
City Commits LOT Funds To Support Wright Opera House
by Samantha Wright
Dec 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ouray City Council agreed this week to designate a small allocation of Lodging and Occupancy Tax dollars for the Wright Opera House.
‘Tis the Season For Giving in Telluride
by Samantha Wright
Dec 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
They may have started out as baskets, but these days, the beneficiaries of Telluride’s Angel Baskets program actually receive large overstuffed boxes filled to the brim with holiday goodies and nec...