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Tom Cruise Lists Telluride Home for $59 Million

10/30/14 | By | 122 More
Tom Cruise Lists Telluride Home for $59 Million

Oprah Winfrey taped a show at the house shortly before Cruise’s marriage to Katie Holmes, after his infamous couch-jumping incident on her show.

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Back to the Drawing Board

10/27/14 | By | 41 More
Back to the Drawing Board

Triassic Pioneers a Whole New Concept in ‘Recycling’

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‘Thomas Jefferson’ on Telluride’s National Landmark District Status Airs on KOTO Monday

‘Thomas Jefferson’ on Telluride’s National Landmark District Status Airs on KOTO Monday

‘Trying to preserve the historic character of the community is an extraordinary thing to do in these prosperous times. – ‘Thomas Jefferson’

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KOTO Looks to the Future

10/23/14 | By | 73 More

A last-ditch effort to force a November recall election for three members of KOTO Radio’s board has failed, but it could take place in December.

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Tarahumara Doc Screens at Wilkinson Wednesday

10/07/14 | By | 89 More
Tarahumara Doc Screens at Wilkinson Wednesday

The story of the ultrarunners made famous by the book ‘Born to Run’ at Wilkinson Library on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 7:30 pm.

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Mountainfilm Hires Sage Martin as New E.D.

09/17/14 | By | 167 More

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

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Gary Hickcox: A Legacy of Conservation Leadership

09/16/14 | By | 68 More

A 60s California surfer, Gary Hickcox began his life in Telluride in 1975 as a young, inspired fifth-grade teacher.

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The KOTO Wars | A Resignation, a Separation and an Election

08/21/14 | By | 350 More

The board held fast to its decision to not join with The Ride Festival in an application for next year.

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Antonya Nelson Book-signing Wednesday at Arroyo

08/17/14 | By | More
Antonya Nelson Book-signing Wednesday at Arroyo

The collection’s novella – titled Three Wishes, it’s broken into three parts – is set in Nelson’s native Wichita, Kan.

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33rd Annual Telluride Mushroom Festival Sweeps Through Town

08/12/14 | By | 68 More
33rd Annual Telluride Mushroom Festival Sweeps Through Town

Talks from the festival’s long list of presenters start Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Palm Theatre, and go on through Tuesday.

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The 33rd Annual Telluride Mushroom Festival Takes Place Aug. 16-19

08/10/14 | By | 51 More
The 33rd Annual Telluride Mushroom Festival Takes Place Aug. 16-19

Offers everything from guided forays to presentations on mushroom cultivation, anthropology, remediation, and significant research.

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Kenworthy Steps Down From Mountainfilm

08/06/14 | By | More

After eight years running Mountainfilm, Kenworthy will embark on a long-held dream of building his own house.

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5-Year-Old Bitten by Unidentified Dog in M.V.

08/06/14 | By | More

Sasha Kingsford’s parents want confirmation that the small dog that bit their daughter has been vaccinated for rabies.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Marmot Hitchhikes to Olathe

GUEST COMMENTARY | Marmot Hitchhikes to Olathe

The marmot climbed up into the vehicle, probably into the engine compartment, and made a long hot trip of over 70 miles.

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KOTO | ‘Perhaps It Is Time to Focus on Radio Programming’

08/01/14 | By | 36 More
KOTO | ‘Perhaps It Is Time to Focus on Radio Programming’

‘Ms. Lamberson concludes with the point that professional change has been brought to KOTO by the ED, citing compliance issues with regulatory agencies and broadcasting companies, which I applaud.’

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Artful Coffee-Table Book Tells Telluride’s Story

07/30/14 | By | 49 More
Artful Coffee-Table Book Tells Telluride’s Story

“Telluride shares the same early history with small mining towns across the State of Colorado,” says author Susan Dalton.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | What’s Going on at KOTO Community Radio?

KOTO has suffered through a period of division and discord. It’s time to get back on track and return to being the glue that helps hold this community together.

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SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW

07/04/14 | By | 135 More
SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW

A 19th-Century Cabin Comes to Life on Wilson Mesa

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A TREASURE TROVE OF ROCK HISTORY

07/04/14 | By | 46 More
A TREASURE TROVE OF ROCK HISTORY

‘He’s just a real country boy,’
says Joe Cocker’s wife, Pam.

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2014 Telluride Bluegrass Festival: A Force of Nature

06/18/14 | By | More
2014 Telluride Bluegrass Festival: A Force of Nature

“It will be the first time they’ve all played together since IBMA,” Ferguson said, of Alison Krauss, Jerry Douglas, Béla Fleck, Sam Bush and Del McCoury’s Sunday night appearance.

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Telski’s Martinique Prohaska and Chris Meyer Recognized for Excellence by CSCUSA

06/18/14 | By | More
Telski’s Martinique Prohaska and Chris Meyer Recognized for Excellence by CSCUSA

“Marti is tireless in her efforts to achieve the highest standards for our patrol,” said Scott Clements, the director of Telluride Ski Patrol, of Martinique Prohaska being named Ski Patroller of the Year.

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What’s on Telluride Bluegrass Festival Marketing Director Brian Eyster’s iPod

06/16/14 | By | More

In Supernova, Ray LaMontagne goes 70s psychedelic, an intriguing new direction for his Bluegrass debut.

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Tensions Persist in Norwood in Wake of Sexual Assault Charges

05/09/12 | By | More

Students wearing T-shirts proclaiming support for those charged in an alleged sexual assault were instructed to remove them.

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Three Norwood Students Charged With Sexual Assault

04/27/12 | By | More

D.A.’s office says the ‘investigation overall is still ongoing.’

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Ride With Roudy – You Might Learn Something

09/07/11 | By | More

Don’t let good-old-cowboy Roudy Roudebush fool you – there’s a philosopher/scholar whose mind just keeps on churning behind that handlebar mustache and 10-gallon hat.

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Growing Up Gay in Telluride

02/25/05 | By | More
Growing Up Gay in Telluride

Being a teenager is hard work. Your body is changing; there’s everything from acne to budding breasts to voice changes; hormones rush through your system, making your body and emotions sometimes feel like they belong to someone else. Peer pressure adds to the pressure cooker. Now throw into the soup questions and struggles with sexual orientation, […]

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