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Doing the Beltway Two-Step
by Art Goodtimes
Mar 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
D.C. … Once a year, my state commissioner association pays for me to travel to Washington, D.C., for the National Association of Counties’ Legislative session. This year they paid for Commissioner ...
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Mexican New Mex Fusion in Santa Fe
by Art Goodtimes
Mar 11, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In this week’s Up Bear Creek: A restaurant name correction, a review of books, a call for recognition of Liu Xiao-bo, Leonard Peltier, and those murdered at Wounded Knee.
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Doing Poetry Down in Old Mexico
by Art Goodtimes
Mar 04, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Field notes from a poetry conference in Mexico.
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Learning the Tao of T’ang Poetry
by Art Goodtimes
Feb 25, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The Tao of T’ang Poetry that remains pertinent through the millennia…
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Honoring One of the Region’s Finest
by Art Goodtimes
Feb 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Honoring Moab's most amazing man, Lance Christie.
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Saying Goodbye to Kevin Green
by Art Goodtimes
Feb 11, 2010 | 3 3 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Losing friends in a season of losses.
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Teaching Our Kids a Way Besides War
by Art Goodtimes
Feb 03, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Telluride Mountain School students learn real-life conflict resolution through role play guided by Axis of Hope director Carl Hobert.
Rethinking Local Government’s Stance
by Art Goodtimes
Jan 28, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Art Goodtimes wants to help local businesses… Art Breaks are a welcome respite at county meetings… John Salazar has found ‘the radical middle’…
Making Peace with the Coroner
by Art Goodtimes
Jan 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Kudos for San Miguel County Coroner Bob Dempsey … Déjà vu at Ouray’s Bon Ton …
Plenty International at 35 Years
by Art Goodtimes
Jan 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Plenty International turns 35 and promises to deliver its long-promised book.
Stop the Nuclear Juggernaut
by Art Goodtimes
Jan 07, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
No nukes…Tennis at the Norwood Pig Palace?…Support Senator Bruce Whitehead, D-Hesperus…A Laotian warbler
Feeling the Heat of the New Year
by Art Goodtimes
Dec 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
How about 50010 instead of 2010? And how about giving old gifts for the new year from now on?
Making the Fish Wait Another Year for Long-Term Sustainability Protection
Dec 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
As legislators wrangle with thorny water rights and in-stream flow guarantees, the flora and fauna remain in jeopardy.
Let’s Support the Chief as He Tries to Un-Entangle Us From Past Mistakes
by Art Goodtimes
Dec 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
‘I'm giving [President Obama] a full term’s support to see what changes he can accomplish before I start succumbing to disappointment or invective,’ says Up Bear Creek columnist Art Goodtimes.
Yes, We Can Go It Alone on Wind, Sun and Water Without Coal or Nuclear
by Art Goodtimes
Dec 03, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
‘If Nucla were smart, it would at least embrace solar concentrating plants and conversion of the Tri-State power plant to biofuels as potential future backups, instead of locking itself into a recu...
Maybe Not Local, but Locally Owned
by Art Goodtimes
Nov 18, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Medical marijuana…‘What was it about the 60s that made it son intense?’…The high cost (roughly $120 million) of tropical storm Ketsana
Coming to Terms With Deep Mourning
by Art Goodtimes
Nov 18, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The passing of several good friends and community members has columnist Art Goodtimes in deep mourning.
Coming to Real Grips With Paradise
by Art Goodtimes
Nov 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Art Goodtimes takes readers to Bali with him as well as discusses the heated politics of Colorado in this week’s Up Bear Creek.
Off to Asia
by Art Goodtimes
Oct 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Up Bear Creek columnist Art Goodtimes is in Asia.
A Fast Read in an Even Faster World
by Art Goodtimes
Oct 01, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
From Thucydides to Rysard Kapuściński on Herodotus and beyond: How much we are like the ancient Greeks and Persians.