regional news

Forest Service Seeks Answer for for Dying Forests

Forest Service Seeks Answer for for Dying Forests

The rise of the spruce bark beetle comes just as the pine beetle infestation in northern Colorado is tapering off.

09/13/14 | By | 43 Views More

Judge Orders Review of Uranium Mill Approval Process

The CDPHE and Energy Fuels filed separate motions to dismiss the complaint in September 2013.

09/12/14 | By | 26 Views More
Wildlife Officials Need Help With Poaching Incident Near Telluride

Wildlife Officials Need Help With Poaching Incident Near Telluride

According to Parks and Wildlife Public Information Officer Joe Lewandowski, a portion of the elk was found on private property in the West Meadows subdivision.

09/11/14 | By | 630 Views More
CMU Branscome Center Opens

CMU Branscome Center Opens

The Branscome Center was officially, with the appropriate pomp and ceremony, on Wednesday, Sept. 3.

09/11/14 | By | 33 Views More
A Preservation Celebration at the Ghost Town of Animas Forks

A Preservation Celebration at the Ghost Town of Animas Forks

Now, the ghost town will be able to withstand many a harsh winter to come.

09/11/14 | By | 61 Views More

Telluride School District Moving In Positive Direction for 2015

Although there have been some hurdles to overcome, Superintendent Kyle Schumacher is optimistic.

09/11/14 | By | 35 Views More

arts & entertainment

The Best Museum You’ve Probably Never Heard Of: Museum of the Mountain West

The Best Museum You’ve Probably Never Heard Of: Museum of the Mountain West

Each year the museum hosts a Tribute to Western Movies day, and this year the date is Saturday, Sept. 27.

09/13/14 | By | 30 Views More
High Times at the Bon Ton

High Times at the Bon Ton

A restaurant that is a destination in itself.

09/11/14 | By | 80 Views More
ELEVATED | Reap What You Sow Art for Kids, Welcoming the Harvest

ELEVATED | Reap What You Sow Art for Kids, Welcoming the Harvest

Children’s art classes in Telluride, Ridgway and Montrose, and welcoming the harvest, all in the arts this week.

09/11/14 | By | 12 Views More
R&R | The Telluride Blues & Brews Music Survival Guide

R&R | The Telluride Blues & Brews Music Survival Guide

A Look at the Top Acts, and Who Not to Miss The Headliners Boasting a live album that sold a staggering six-million copies (that has also probably been streamed by countless Millennials who have a clue), Peter Frampton is arguably one of the most prominent guitarists in rock music. His association with bands like Humble […]

09/10/14 | By | 182 Views More
Savor the San Juans: A Home-and-Chef Tour

Savor the San Juans: A Home-and-Chef Tour

Savor the San Juans showcases the region’s best locally produced offerings, from delectables to buildings to design.

09/10/14 | By | 48 Views More
Catch Big Sandy at The Barn Saturday

Catch Big Sandy at The Barn Saturday

Still touring in support of ‘What a Dream It’s Been,’ this show will revisit gems from the past.

09/10/14 | By | 29 Views More

sports

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 | 147 Views More

SPORTS WATCH | Ray Rice, TMZ Sports and the End of Roger Goodell

Somehow, I think this whole fiasco is going to lead to the end of Goodell’s tenure as N.F.L. Commissioner.

09/09/14 | By | 25 Views More

41st Annual Imogene Pass Run Saturday

Runners will complete the trip when they reach the finish line in Telluride at the intersection of North Oak and Columbia Street.

09/02/14 | By | 93 Views More

SPORTS WATCH | Broncos Road to Redemption Begins Sunday

This season is all about winning another Lombardi Trophy for Mr. B.

09/02/14 | By | 17 Views More
Telluride Adaptive Ski Program Heads to Chile

Telluride Adaptive Ski Program Heads to Chile

First Annual International Freeride camp helps bring awareness to South America.

08/29/14 | By | 72 Views More

SPORTS WATCH | Road to Eight-Team College Football Playoff System Starts Now

There will be some hurt feelings and it will eventually lead to an eight-team college football playoff system in the future.

08/26/14 | By | 24 Views More

business

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 | 65 Views More

Breathe Easy, Move Better

“When the mind is freed from the maladies of the body, it flourishes spiritually, artistically, peacefully,” says Rolfer Vincent Martin.

09/09/14 | By | 16 Views More
Great Outdoors Company Opens in Montrose

Great Outdoors Company Opens in Montrose

Owner Steve Omernik said the The Great Outdoors Company, located at 10 S. Selig Avenue in downtown Montrose, will celebrate its grand opening this weekend.

09/04/14 | By | 338 Views More
Citing ‘Lack of ‘Transparency,’ City Cuts Ties With MEDC

Citing ‘Lack of ‘Transparency,’ City Cuts Ties With MEDC

Councilors said the city will hand over to MEDC money held in escrow following a July real-estate deal in the Airport Industrial Park .

09/03/14 | By | 131 Views More
Cortina Unwrapped Signals Revival of Local Economy

Cortina Unwrapped Signals Revival of Local Economy

Wrapped in white plastic, Cortina was a glaring symbol of how hard the Great Recession hit Telluride.

08/27/14 | By | 215 Views More

Buyer of Hotel Madeline Hopes to Improve Guest Experience

Initial concepts for improvements include enhanced arrival experience and lobby area, expanding the pool area, and creating a retail storefront for the Spa at Madeline.

08/24/14 | By | 234 Views More

community

Judge Orders Review of Uranium Mill Approval Process

The CDPHE and Energy Fuels filed separate motions to dismiss the complaint in September 2013.

09/12/14 | By | 26 Views More
CMU Branscome Center Opens

CMU Branscome Center Opens

The Branscome Center was officially, with the appropriate pomp and ceremony, on Wednesday, Sept. 3.

09/11/14 | By | 33 Views More
A Preservation Celebration at the Ghost Town of Animas Forks

A Preservation Celebration at the Ghost Town of Animas Forks

Now, the ghost town will be able to withstand many a harsh winter to come.

09/11/14 | By | 61 Views More

Telluride School District Moving In Positive Direction for 2015

Although there have been some hurdles to overcome, Superintendent Kyle Schumacher is optimistic.

09/11/14 | By | 35 Views More
BeaconFest for Seniors Sept. 18

BeaconFest for Seniors Sept. 18

This year’s Montrose-Delta BeaconFest features an exciting lineup of live entertainment, free food, informative seminars and booths sponsored by over 60 senior-related businesses.

09/11/14 | By | More

Colorado Supreme Court Justice Hobbs to Speak at Water 101 Seminar

Registration is $35 ($50 for professionals seeking CEC) until Sept.15 and $40 ($60) thereafter.

09/10/14 | By | 8 Views More

obituaries

Rico Hotel Owner Dies While Hiking

Rico Hotel Owner Dies While Hiking

Peter Kinnick apparently died of natural causes.

09/10/14 | By | 278 Views 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 | 255 Views 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 | 25 Views 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 | 8 Views 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 | 31 Views More

Daniel Paul Fossey | September 14, 1954 – June 16, 2014

Daniel was the assistant superintendant of the road and bridge department for Ouray County.

06/18/14 | By | 19 Views More