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The White Ribbon of Death
by Peter Shelton
Dec 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes the white ribbon of death is all you need.
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Reflecting on Colorado’s Ute Removal
by Art Goodtimes
Dec 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Reading about Western Slope history in two highly recommended books and preparing for next year’s mushroom festival.
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Proposing an Ancient North American Calendar for Keeping Track of the Years
by Art Goodtimes
Nov 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
From now on, columnist Art Goodtimes will be using the Ancient North American Calendar….Telluride comes in No. 10 in Ski magazine and settling what is the Telluride Miners Hospital.
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Two Marvelous Mentors Pass On
by Art Goodtimes
Nov 20, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Art Goodtimes on the passing of a “Giant” of the San Miguel watershed, Steve Herndon, and the legacy of Merle Wilson.
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Today’s Date Would Be Nov. 10, 25011
by Art Goodtimes
Nov 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Time for a new calendar… What’s the truth on SMPA’s smart meters?..Club 20 once gain proves it doesn’t speak for San Miguel County.
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First Americans Here as Early as 25,000 Years Ago
by Art Goodtimes
Nov 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Goodtimes discusses recent archeological finds, the passing of Midge Carriere and former U.S. Forest Service regional forester Rick Cables’ new position in this week’s “Up Bear Creek.”
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Mail-in Ballots and Instant Runoff Voting
by Art Goodtimes
Oct 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Remembering Michael Johnson…some political endorsements…some caveats…
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Harvest Time, Down on the Spud Patch
by Art Goodtimes
Oct 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A darn respectable potato crop, outlaw poets and a new nickname courtesy of wild horse advocates.
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Regional Writers’ Forum hosts first Annual The Language of This Land
by Art Goodtimes
Oct 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Having been through energy’s boom and bust more than once, there seems to be a new spirit in the air at the Western Slope’s queen city.
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Of Journalism, Poetry, Fulminations and Presidential Historical Fiction
by Art Goodtimes
Oct 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Thoughts on the first issue of The Community Catalyst and why Goodtimes must ship his horns and trident back to the factory.
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One of Norwood’s Legendary Ranching Elders Takes Her Leave
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 29, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Thank you for all your many contributions to our community, Dora. You will be missed.’
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Small Steps, Big Story: Climate Solutions for Rural Communities
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A report from the Headwaters Conference
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Searching for What’s Left Us
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Thoughts on the film festival, a book for the prurient and a lost purse, eh, pouch in the Bear Creek Basin.
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Celebrating Cinema in the Mountains
by Art Goodtimes
Sep 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Welcome to the Telluride Film Festival, where the whole mountain town goes madly cinematic.
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Good Talks, Good Shrooms, Good Times
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 29, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
There are many mushroom gatherings around the country, some older than Telluride’s. But none is as celebratory as Shroomfest.
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Town’s Unique Shroomfest Revs up for Its Biggest Myco-Production Ever
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Mushrooms, Tea Party follies and a Tim DeChristopher defense fund are all a part of this week’s Up Bear Creek.
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Bioregionalist Visionary Passes
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Watch columnist Art Goodtimes on the death of Peter Berg…The loss of the U.S. Postal Service in rural communities and our addiction to debt.
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Locals Join Civil Disobedience Protest for Eco-Hero
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 04, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Help is needed for upcoming mushroom festival…a fitting tribute to the late Gordon Glockson.
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Getting Tired of NACo Annual Meetings
by Art Goodtimes
Jul 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
‘I’ve tried to work through regional, state and national county advocacy groups and, both as a Green and a San Miguel County citizen, I’ve not been impressed.’
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On the road to Rainbow, with Gregorio Rainbow Oshá
by Art Goodtimes
Jul 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Each summer I look forward to traveling with my youngest son. It’s the high point of the non-school year for both of us.