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The Main Event

06/22/14 | By | More
The Main Event

On the Telluride Via Ferrata

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

06/18/14 | By | 20 More

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

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Telluride Bluegrass Festival Releases a Collectible ‘Family Album’

06/18/14 | By | More
Telluride Bluegrass Festival Releases a Collectible ‘Family Album’

What set Telluride apart was the relaxed atmosphere Fred created. He modeled it after Hee Haw, the television series where corny backwoods jokes and skits were woven with country and bluegrass music.

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Photographer Ingrid Lundahl’s New Book Chronicles ‘Outlaw Spirit’ of Telluride

06/18/14 | By | 22 More
Photographer Ingrid Lundahl’s New Book Chronicles ‘Outlaw Spirit’ of Telluride

Lundahl’s new book, Telluride: The Outlaw Spirit of a Colorado Town, comes out Labor Day weekend

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TSRC Celebrates 30 Years in Telluride with a Special Town Talk Series

06/17/14 | By | More

The Telluride Science Research Center celebrates its 30th anniversary this summer by joining the Fourth of July parade.

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MABA, City of Montrose Declare June 25 Bike to Work Day

06/16/14 | By | More

MABA urges riders to have their bikes checked at their local bike shop and to celebrate Bike Day, Week and Month in Montrose!

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Christian Marclay Poster Artist for 41st Telluride Film Festival

06/12/14 | By | More
Christian Marclay Poster Artist for 41st Telluride Film Festival

The 41st TFF takes place Aug. 29 through Sept. 1, 2014.

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Karen Lee Goettler | Aug. 14, 1962 – May 25, 2014

06/05/14 | By | 13 More

Karen died peacefully at home with her loving husband Richard Walters.

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10 BEST THINGS ABOUT A TELLURIDE SUMMER!

05/29/14 | By | 29 More
10 BEST THINGS ABOUT A TELLURIDE SUMMER!

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Open Letter to Montrose Commissioners

05/15/14 | By | More

Editor: The members of the public that have elected the Montrose County Commissioners have the right to be treated with respect. Truth of the matter, give the public of Montrose County the five core values of Our County. People – Integrity – Communication – Professionalism – Efficiency. The taxpayers of Montrose County deserve to have […]

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First-Time Homebuyers

05/15/14 | By | More
First-Time Homebuyers

Editor: As newbies to the unbelievably huge task of homeownership, my husband and I have quickly learned what an immense undertaking it is to remodel and maintain a home. This weekend we were made acutely aware and reminded of how important it is to prepare and do your homework when beginning a do-it-yourself project. We […]

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Buckle Up or Pay Up

05/15/14 | By | More

Editor: Sometimes drivers need a reminder that buckling up is the absolute best way to protect themselves and their passengers in a motor vehicle crash. This is why the Western Regional Occupant Safety Coalition is joining with state and local law enforcement as well as highway safety officials to educate citizens on the importance of […]

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Kudos to Samantha Wright

05/15/14 | By | More

Editor: I want to commend you and The Watch on the excellent reporting regarding the current situation in the Ridgway School District. I believe that Samantha Wright has done an excellent job of reporting the news objectively and is providing an excellent service to your readers. It is an absolute pleasure to read a paper […]

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Message to Ridgway School Board: ‘Not Yet’

05/15/14 | By | More
Message to Ridgway School Board: ‘Not Yet’

Editor: A guest commentary by four members of the Ridgway School Board ran in The Watch recently. Regrettably, it contained many contradictions. I would like to address just a couple. First, the piece said ”After careful consideration and often difficult discussions amongst ourselves and with community stakeholders, we’ve determined that a change in leadership in […]

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COMMUNITY BRIEFS | 2014 ROCC Parking Lot Sale Saturday, May 17…May 21 Employee Health Presentation…

05/15/14 | By | More

PLUS: Conference Calling for Library Patrons… Communitywide Summer Gear Swap and Garage Sale May 31… OCHS Photo Exhibit Showcases Autumn in Ouray County… Ouray Elks Scholarships…

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