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>Like a King’s Palace
by Peter Shelton
Feb 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
DZi Foundation director Jim Nowak gave a powerful and poignant presentation on his work in Nepali villages at the annual ROCC spaghetti dinner Saturday.
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Private Skiing at Top of the Pines
by Peter Shelton
Feb 17, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
In which the author rediscovers a local treasure.
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Hunt or Be Hunted
by Peter Shelton
Feb 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Tracks in the snow tell a story, lots of stories.
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A New Granddad Gets Hip
by Peter Shelton
Feb 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
When Peter Shelton heard he was about to become a grandpa, his decision to get a new hip suddenly became easier.
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Grip This
by Peter Shelton
Feb 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Halfpipe superhero Shaun White made a radical fashion statement at the Winter X Games in Aspen.
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Snowcat Rules
by Peter Shelton
Jan 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Bob Rule serves up adventure on his San Juan Skiing Co., snowcat days.
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Pilgrim’s Progress, or Mayflower Football?
by Peter Shelton
Jan 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A son-in-law who loves New England.
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Ring the Bells That Still Can Ring
by Peter Shelton
Jan 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
In dark times, skiing provides a window of sanity and perspective.
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Surfing the Avalanche
Jan 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Driving the passes is supposed to be challenging, just not this challenging.
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Promises, Promises
by Peter Shelton
Dec 29, 2010 | 3 3 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
In which Shelton resolves to stop, or at least cut back on, the yelling.
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A Bear Creek Chess Game
by Peter Shelton
Dec 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The battle over Bear Creek is far from over.
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The Family That Sticks Together Gets Sick Together
by Peter Shelton
Dec 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanksgiving was a time to share more than memories and meals.
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Lindsey Vonn is Dominant Right Now
by Peter Shelton
Dec 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Domination on the World Cup is a relative term.
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Two-Faced Diplomacy Takes a Hit
by Peter Shelton
Dec 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The latest WikiLeaks reveals the hypocrisy in cable diplomacy.
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Thanksgiving Circle Game
by Peter Shelton
Nov 25, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
In which the author reminisces about Thanksgivings past.
What the Coffee Table Said
by Peter Shelton
Nov 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Cleaning off the coffee table can tell you a lot about who lives there.
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Ski Movie Works Its Vicarious Magic
by Peter Shelton
Nov 15, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Matchstick’s The Way I See It enthralled a ski-hungry crowd at Telluride’s Opera House.
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Seven at One Blow
by Peter Shelton
Nov 04, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Indian summer is housefly season at Boulder Rock.
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Alexander Sees a Hop
by Peter Shelton
Oct 28, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Why only young people have babies.
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Changing Times in the Birthing Room
by Peter Shelton
Oct 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Shelton’s third grandchild arrives in a setting far different from that of previous decades.