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Friends in High Places
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
With Salazars and Sherman, San Miguel County residents have friends in D.C. ... Does cannabis inhibit cancer?.
Open Letter to Naturita/Nucla
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 10, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
San Miguel County will not leave Montrose County alone when it comes to the Pinon Ridge Mill.
Enjoying Telluride’s Festival Season
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 03, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite lack of product for harvest (not enough rain), this year’s Mushroom Festival took it to a new high, with do-it-yourself inoculated oyster mushroom growing kits at Tomten Farms…Two traffic s...
Welcome, Shroomers
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 27, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s the 29th Annual Telluride Mushroom Festival, with, sadly, loving memories of John Corbin.
Poets and Places in Ish Country
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 19, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Camping, hiking, trekking and reading poetry at the incomparable Shi Shi, on the northwestern tip of the Olympic National Park.
Catching Up on Things While Traveling
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 13, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A ‘wise man’ in the White House, and on the road with a 10-year-old.
Celebrating Those Who Have Passed, Those Who Are Passing
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 06, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
‘For me, there is now such a huge gap in the veil that separates this world from the next’ with the passing of Dolores, Ed and now David LaChapelle.
Celebrating Those Who Have Passed, Those Who Are Passing
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
‘For me, there is now such a huge gap in the veil that separates this world from the next’ with the passing of Dolores, Ed and now David LaChapelle.
Slowly Moving NACo Toward Progressive Lobbying Agenda
by Art Goodtimes
Jul 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Slow but green sausage-making in Nashville…
Taking on the Feds and Several of Their Bad Bush-Era Decisions
Jul 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Commissioner Goodtimes on the West-Wide Energy Corridors lawsuit joined in on by San Miguel County, and reports on his time at this year’s Rainbow Celebration (hello, Pastor Chuck Parry) and its ab...
Trekking With Iris Willow in Burma
by Art Goodtimes
Jul 09, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Up Bear Creek ASIAN ADVENTURES … Burma [Myamar] was really awesome. I was a little conflicted about going to a country with an oppressive government that shoots monks and shuts schools to prevent d...
San Miguel County Joins Westwide Energy Corridor Lawsuit
by Watch Staff
Jul 09, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
San Miguel County Joins Westwide Energy Corridor Lawsuit
Poetry, Politics, Rainbows and Rhinestones
by Art Goodtimes
Jul 02, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Talking Gourds in Dolores LaChapelle’s ‘Chinese Mountains’…Rainbow Gathering Underway…and at long last, an explanation of the choice of moniker “Paleohippie”…
Back to Pendleton & NACo’s Annual Western Interstate Region meeting
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 25, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The ironies of power, experienced firsthand…The joys of water-birth…
Reconnecting With Family & Friends From Grammar School & Seminary
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 18, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A brother’s funeral mass brings up deep friendships and memories.
Scattering Doug’s ashes in Cali
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Laying a brother to rest.
End of May is spud patch time
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s potato planting time.
Doing the Political Two-Step in Uma-Tilla, Cayuse and Walla Walla Country
by Art Goodtimes
May 28, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Art Goodtimes finds himself unlike other members of the Western Interstate Region Group.
Welcome to the Start of Telluride’s Action-Packed Summer Fest Season.
May 20, 2009 | 3 3 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Summer in Telluride brings adventurous movies, mushrooms, a transmission line, and some sad stories.
Prepping for the Big One
by Art Goodtimes
May 13, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Swine flu scare may have been our pandemic warm-up, and its epicenter is what’s probably the world’s largest pig factory, with 900,000 pigs raised every year in the State of Vera Cruz, New Mexico. ...