regional news

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 | 51 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 | 122 More
Tarantino’s ‘Hateful Eight’ Will Bring Economic Boost to Telluride This Winter

Tarantino’s ‘Hateful Eight’ Will Bring Economic Boost to Telluride This Winter

While the film will be shot on Wilson Mesa, the cast and crew will stay in Telluride for the 49 days of local production.

09/29/14 | By | 275 More

MSHA Issues Pattern of Violations Notice to Revenue Silver Mine

MSHA cited 92 significant and substantial violations at Revenue Mine during the 12-month review period beginning Aug. 1, 2013, and ending July 31, 2014.

09/26/14 | By | 49 More
Teachers’ Time Top Priority, Summit Concludes

Teachers’ Time Top Priority, Summit Concludes

Staff schedules are tight and implementing new classroom initiatives could hinder a teachers’ ability to sculpt an effective curriculum.

09/25/14 | By | 73 More
It All Comes Down to Water: Justice Hobbs Meanders Through Water Law

It All Comes Down to Water: Justice Hobbs Meanders Through Water Law

This is the system under which Hobbs has labored during his 19-year tenure on the Colorado Supreme Court bench.

09/25/14 | By | 210 More

arts & entertainment

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 | 74 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 | 12 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 | 61 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 | 73 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 | 22 More
Music with a Mission: Piano Concert Honors Legacy of Pioneer Violinist in Ouray

Music with a Mission: Piano Concert Honors Legacy of Pioneer Violinist in Ouray

As much as she loves performing the classics, Huber is also an advocate of new music.

09/24/14 | By | 45 More

sports

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 | 17 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 | 46 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 | 20 More
Dick Unruh Cleans House at the 2014 Western Colorado Senior Games

Dick Unruh Cleans House at the 2014 Western Colorado Senior Games

This year, the 75-year-old athlete won a medal for every sport he competed in.

09/09/14 | By | 194 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 | 89 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 | 164 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 | 122 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 | 138 More

community

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 | 61 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

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 | 73 More
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 | 89 More

Lone Cone Legacy Trust Presents Norwood Harvest Dinner

Local group launches its first annual fundraiser benefiting three local nonprofits.

09/26/14 | By | 14 More

obituaries

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 | 199 More
Rico Hotel Owner Dies While Hiking

Rico Hotel Owner Dies While Hiking

Peter Kinnick apparently died of natural causes.

09/10/14 | By | 488 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 | 283 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 | 34 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 | 12 More
Margret Berendes | January 18, 1921 – March 2, 2014

Margret Berendes | January 18, 1921 – March 2, 2014

After 1997, Berendes retired to Telluride – the town that had become her home – and filled her life with hiking, cross-country skiing, friends, and travel.

06/27/14 | By | 37 More