regional news

Majestic Skies Submits Plans, Moves Forward With FBO Design

Majestic Skies Submits Plans, Moves Forward With FBO Design

On Wednesday, Lloyd Arnold confirmed that detailed building plans have been submitted to the county as required by the agreement.

10/01/14 | By | More
Family Cries Foul After Blasting Accident at Revenue Mine

Family Cries Foul After Blasting Accident at Revenue Mine

Federal officials have cited 92 significant and substantial violations at the mine during a 12-month review period ending July 31, 2014.

10/01/14 | By | 90 More
Young BASE Jumper ‘Lived Life to the Absolute Fullest’

Young BASE Jumper ‘Lived Life to the Absolute Fullest’

Beau Weiher made a big impression through his pursuit of BASE jumping off of iconic Ouray landmarks.

10/01/14 | By | 179 More
Egnar Resident Gets 35 Years for Sexual Assault

Egnar Resident Gets 35 Years for Sexual Assault

Donald Davis pled guilty to multiple charges related to sexual assault and was sentenced to 35 years in prison.

10/01/14 | By | 19 More

Montrose Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident

Brandon L. Brost died in the early morning accident that occurred on north San Juan Avenue near 6530 Road.

09/29/14 | By | 129 More
Delta Teen Charged With Shooting Man in Neck

Delta Teen Charged With Shooting Man in Neck

Aaron Cabello-Castro faces charges of felony attempted murder, felony menacing and illegal discharge of a firearm.

09/29/14 | By | 156 More

arts & entertainment

R&R | Jaden Carlson Band and Oh Whitney Bookend the Music Season

R&R | Jaden Carlson Band and Oh Whitney Bookend the Music Season

Austin’s latest rock transplants Oh Whitney come to Telluride.

10/01/14 | By | More
VIDEO | Cheers to Oktoberfest in Montrose

VIDEO | Cheers to Oktoberfest in Montrose

William Woody’s farewell video report for The Watch; Montrose, Colorado’s 2014 Oktoberfest, featuring Kipori Woods.

09/29/14 | By | 119 More

Ah Haa School Showcases New ‘Green’ Lighting at Art Walk

Ah Haa partnered with Telluride lighting expert Chris Myers to reduce energy consumption.

09/28/14 | By | 15 More
Telluride Photo Festival Celebrates Autumn in the San Juans

Telluride Photo Festival Celebrates Autumn in the San Juans

It’s the festival people have heard of, but no one really knows what’s happening.

09/27/14 | By | 82 More

Roll Out the Barrel for Ouray Oktoberfest and Jeep Raffle

The barrel of fun rolls out at the Ouray Community Center, 320 Sixth Avenue from 5-10 p.m.

09/27/14 | By | 95 More
R&R | One-on-One With Mike Tallman of Euforquestra

R&R | One-on-One With Mike Tallman of Euforquestra

Find out what the band has been up to since the release of their new album and last appearance in the Western Slope.

09/25/14 | By | 23 More

sports

VIDEO | 2014 GoPro Reel • Southwest Colorado

VIDEO | 2014 GoPro Reel • Southwest Colorado

GoPro footage captured over the past year or so.

09/30/14 | By | 35 More

One Step Closer To Hope Walk/Run Oct. 11

The walk/run begins at 9 a.m. with registration beginning at 8 a.m. at the Montrose Pavilion.

09/26/14 | By | More

SPORTS WATCH | Jameis Winston Was Focus of Game Even With Suspension

This game shouldn’t have been about Winston and instead it was all about Winston.

09/24/14 | By | 18 More
VIDEO | Mountains to Desert 2014

VIDEO | Mountains to Desert 2014

The famed Mountains to Desert bike ride is coming Sept. 20. Here’s a section of the route cyclists will be riding.

09/17/14 | By | 47 More
VIDEO | Get Ready for Winter

VIDEO | Get Ready for Winter

With the leaves changing, Telluride’s best season is just around the corner.

09/17/14 | By | 67 More
dZi Spins to Podium Finish in Third Trois Etapes

dZi Spins to Podium Finish in Third Trois Etapes

Altogether, the 104 participating riders raised over $1.5 million for their chosen charities.

09/16/14 | By | 21 More

business

It’s Amazing: Rodeo-Themed DeVries Corn Maze Open to the Public

It’s Amazing: Rodeo-Themed DeVries Corn Maze Open to the Public

The theme this year is Rodeo, with cowboys, bull riders and other rodeo scenes are carved from the rows of corn.

09/26/14 | By | 103 More

Hospitality Summit Announces Agenda and Speakers

The Western Colorado Hospitality Summit is Oct. 23 and 24, held at the Montrose Pavilion.

09/26/14 | By | More
Colorado Hops Boom Keeps Pace With Craft Beer Industry

Colorado Hops Boom Keeps Pace With Craft Beer Industry

The amount of hops produced this year in Colorado is expected to be a new record, but it’s relative.

09/18/14 | By | 165 More

Mountainfilm Hires Sage Martin as New E.D.

Martin comes from the Telluride Mountain School, where she worked for the last eight years.

09/17/14 | By | 155 More

Local Lingerie Business Aims to Support Women

Marmie Lingerie offers individual styling sessions and parties at home.

09/16/14 | By | 124 More

Winter Airline Service Gets 20 Percent Boost

New flights from San Francisco and Phoenix, a doubling of New York/Newark jet service, and more!

09/11/14 | By | 141 More

community

St. Pat’s Blessing of Pets Celebrates Animals and Their Humans

‘We will offer a prayer and then a gentle sprinkling of holy water on the animals,” says Deacon Mike Doehrman.

10/01/14 | By | More

GUEST COMMENTARY | Transmountain Diversions Connect Us All

The Colorado Water Plan does have the time and space to really delve into both sides of the transmountain diversion conversation.

09/30/14 | By | More
VIDEO | 2014 GoPro Reel • Southwest Colorado

VIDEO | 2014 GoPro Reel • Southwest Colorado

GoPro footage captured over the past year or so.

09/30/14 | By | 35 More

Montrose Family Gets New Home From Habitat for Humanity

Fourteen Wells Fargo volunteers will assist with building a new home on Oct. 18.

09/28/14 | By | More
Telluride Photo Festival Celebrates Autumn in the San Juans

Telluride Photo Festival Celebrates Autumn in the San Juans

It’s the festival people have heard of, but no one really knows what’s happening.

09/27/14 | By | 82 More

Time Bank Movement Heats Up in Ouray County

One hour you spend providing support to another member earns you a time credit to be used to receive a service.

09/27/14 | By | More

obituaries

Young BASE Jumper ‘Lived Life to the Absolute Fullest’

Young BASE Jumper ‘Lived Life to the Absolute Fullest’

Beau Weiher made a big impression through his pursuit of BASE jumping off of iconic Ouray landmarks.

10/01/14 | By | 179 More
Former San Miguel County Commissioner Vern Ebert Dies at 80

Former San Miguel County Commissioner Vern Ebert Dies at 80

Career military man found a home in Telluride’s outdoors and with its people.

09/24/14 | By | 205 More
Rico Hotel Owner Dies While Hiking

Rico Hotel Owner Dies While Hiking

Peter Kinnick apparently died of natural causes.

09/10/14 | By | 516 More
Stephen Powell | Jan. 13, 1956-July 18, 2014

Stephen Powell | Jan. 13, 1956-July 18, 2014

He wrote a column called “Sound Advice” about the local music scene for the Telluride Times-Journal.

08/12/14 | By | 284 More
Carol Rinehart | Oct. 5, 1943 – July 5, 2014

Carol Rinehart | Oct. 5, 1943 – July 5, 2014

Loved for her bright, beautiful smile and bountiful heart, Carol Rinehart passed away on July 5, 2014, in her home at Deerhart Ranch, surrounded by family.

07/15/14 | By | 35 More
Community Invited to Honor Lost Warrior Eugene Putney on July 18

Community Invited to Honor Lost Warrior Eugene Putney on July 18

On Friday, July 18, Putney’s friends and family will come together at long last to honor him at 3 p.m. at the Olathe Assembly of God Church.

07/15/14 | By | More