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Tag: ouray

Authorities Seek Answers in Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Red Mountain Pass

07/21/14 | By | 197 views More

There are conflicting reports about what happened after the fatal accident.

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Mountaineer Hilaree O’Neill Presents Everest-Lhotse Lecture at the Wright

07/18/14 | By | 944 views More

As O’Neill tells it, 2012 was a “crazy year to be climbing Everest,” with bad weather, scarce snow and overcrowding conspiring to lead to the deaths of six climbers.

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OCHS Presents History of Mountain Top and Grand View Mines

07/14/14 | By | 857 views More
OCHS Presents History of Mountain Top and Grand View Mines

The story of two significant Ouray County mines will unfold at the Ouray County Historical Society’s next “Evening of History’ lecture on Tuesday, July 22.

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Learn the Secrets of Ancestral Puebloans at Next ‘Evenings of History’ Lecture

07/12/14 | By | 613 views More
Learn the Secrets of Ancestral Puebloans at Next ‘Evenings of History’ Lecture

Wilshusen will discuss the early Pueblo great house communities and their leaders in both Mesa Verde and Chaco Canyon, and present evidence that Mesa Verde and Chaco’s beginnings are deeply intertwined and may go back as far as AD 750.

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Ouray Student Takes a Swing at National Golfing Title

07/09/14 | By | 542 views More

Alvarez, now 8, took 1st place in his age category at a local qualifying round of the PGA’s Drive, Chip & Putt Championship at Grand Junction’s Lincoln Park Golf Course on June 24.

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Hardrock 100 Ultra-Endurance Run Takes Place This Weekend

07/09/14 | By | 2,180 views More

This Friday, 140 runners from across the country and around the world will gather in the cool dawn out in front of the Silverton School gym for the 21st running of the Hardrock 100.

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A Day for the Record Books at Ouray’s Water Fights

07/08/14 | By | 2,211 views More
A Day for the Record Books at Ouray’s Water Fights

At least two new records were likely set at last Friday’s Fourth of July water fights in Ouray – the shortest battle, and the longest winning streak.

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UP BEAR CREEK | Pondering the Complexities of Marriage

07/07/14 | By | 1,014 views More

Old memories and future ones – family get-togethers are great for that …

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Local Geologists Lead OCHS Geology Tour in August

07/06/14 | By | 1,304 views More

The tour is limited to 24 participants and spaces are filling fast.

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Go Where No One Goes With Alpine Scenic Tours

07/03/14 | By | 2,117 views More
Go Where No One Goes With Alpine Scenic Tours

Part geologist, part historian, part naturalist, and full-time comedian, Michael Lane is a natural both behind the wheel and in front of a group.

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Fourth of July Fireworks Shows Are a Go

07/03/14 | By | 1,512 views More
Fourth of July Fireworks Shows Are a Go

From Silverton to Telluride and from Ouray to Montrose, fuel moisture levels are high enough to allow for spectacular Fourth of July fireworks displays.

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Judges Schum, Greenacre to Retire January 2015

07/02/14 | By | 684 views More

To be eligible for appointment to fill the vacancies, applicants must be qualified electors of the Seventh Judicial District and must have been admitted to the practice of law in Colorado for five years.

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Enjoy an Old-fashioned Fourth of July in Ouray

06/30/14 | By | 1,712 views More
Enjoy an Old-fashioned Fourth of July in Ouray

Ouray’s Independence Day celebration fizzes with good, old-fashioned patriotic fun, from sun-up to sun-down and beyond.

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OCHS Recreates Temperance Movement at Ouray’s Fourth of July Celebration

06/30/14 | By | 755 views More
OCHS Recreates Temperance Movement at Ouray’s Fourth of July Celebration

Janet Kapsin returns to Ouray as the ax-wielding Nation, whom she last portrayed in Ouray in 2009 for OCHS at the Wright Opera House.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Reality Check on Regional Recycling

06/29/14 | By | 1,552 views More

Ever wonder where your recycling goes?

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