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Forest Service Seeks Public Comment on Wilson Peak Land Exchange EA

10/23/14 | By | More

The exchange would involve exchanging a Wilson Peak property for private parcels, including several near Alta Lakes and the Skyline Ranch,

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KOTO Looks to the Future

10/23/14 | By | 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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Yak Rancher Robert Hasse Says He’s Raising the Perfect Animal

10/22/14 | By | More
Yak Rancher Robert Hasse Says He’s Raising the Perfect Animal

The meat tastes more like beef than any other animal, and does not have a gamey flavor, like elk or buffalo.

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Feds Blame Star Mine Management for Revenue Fatalities

10/22/14 | By | More
Feds Blame Star Mine Management for Revenue Fatalities

An MSHA release on Tuesday blamed mine management for improperly disposing of deteriorated explosives.

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Commissioners Address Issues With SMVC Subdivision Plan

10/22/14 | By | More

A public hearing over SMVC’s development plans was continued to Dec. 10.

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Montrose Commissioners Deny Rezoning Request for Condo Complex

10/22/14 | By | More
Montrose Commissioners Deny Rezoning Request for Condo Complex

The commissioners decide that a single-family subdivision was not the place for a multi-building condominium complex in rural location.

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May, Greenspan Face Off at Rotary Debate

10/22/14 | By | More
May, Greenspan Face Off at Rotary Debate

Candidates for BOCC spar on the fine print regarding the environment, affordable housing and minimum wage.

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MSHA: Revenue Mine Deaths Were ‘Entirely Preventable’

10/21/14 | By | 94 More

MSHA determined the fatal accident occurred due to management’s failure to dispose of deteriorated explosives in a safe manner.

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Clinic for Homeless Pets Gives More Animals a Second Chance

10/21/14 | By | 31 More
Clinic for Homeless Pets Gives More Animals a Second Chance

“This is such a tremendous asset for the shelter and our region,” said SCHS Executive Director Kelly Goodin.

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Silverton Fetes Long-Awaited Fiberoptic Arrival

10/19/14 | By | 104 More
Silverton Fetes Long-Awaited Fiberoptic Arrival

Despite the rocky ground, the fiber link from Durango to Silverton should be complete by next spring at the very latest.

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A Prescription to Better Health: Fruits and Vegetables

10/17/14 | By | 40 More

Pediatric Associates of Montrose is leading the way in a progressive strategy to promote healthier lifestyle choices for youth.

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Ouray County Predicts Budget Boost in 2015

10/16/14 | By | 35 More

The proposed $8.9 million budget takes several strides toward correcting last year’s necessary but painful belt tightening measures.

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Deadline Looms for Draft Colorado Water Plan

10/16/14 | By | 35 More

The plan is intended to close a projected gap between water needs and developed supplies in Colorado in the coming decades.

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Ouray Candidates Tisdel and Saunders Square Off in WISE Forum

10/15/14 | By | 119 More
Ouray Candidates Tisdel and Saunders Square Off in WISE Forum

Both looked to prove they have the knowledge, dedication and leadership capabilities for the job.

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SMVC Nearing End of Approval Process for Mill Creek Subdivision

10/15/14 | By | 180 More
SMVC Nearing End of Approval Process for Mill Creek Subdivision

The public is invited to participate in a marked walking tour of property, prior to a key Oct. 21 meeting.

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