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Back From the Brink?
by Seth Cagin
Jan 18, 2011 | 5 5 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Late news that the Capella and Inn at Lost Creek may not close after all is welcome.
LOCAL PERSPECTIVE
Throwing in the Towel on Lightly Moderated Reader Comments
by Seth Cagin
Sep 03, 2010 | 29 29 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Effective immediately, readers who wish to post a comment must register, and comments will be reviewed before they are posted.
LOCAL PERSPECTIVE
Mountainfilm Fulfills Its Long Promise
by Seth Cagin
Jun 02, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Mountainfilm comes into its own.
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We Have Met the Enemy
by Seth Cagin
May 17, 2010 | 38 38 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Is there an alternative to 'no growth' in a community like Telluride -- or Crested Butte?
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Toward a More Perfect Ski Town
by Seth Cagin
Apr 25, 2010 | 38 38 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Some rough impressions from a recent ski adventure in Europe.
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Executive chef Ross Martin. (Photo by <a href="http://tellurideimage.com/stock/"><b>Brett Schreckengost</b></a>)
CULINARY TRACTS
Palmyra Helps The Peaks Gets Its Groove Back
by Seth Cagin
Feb 10, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Chef Ross Martin advances the notion of a local cuisine.
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The Unruly Public Square
by Seth Cagin
Feb 06, 2010 | 15 15 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Where do we draw the line on free speech?
When the Big Issues Are Just Too Big to Think About
by Seth Cagin
Jan 11, 2010 | 22 22 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Why does the Telluride Town Council prefer to devote time to a minor zoning change?
Mayor Addresses the State of the Town… Telluride Regulates Medical Marijuana…
by Seth Cagin
Jan 06, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
After Fraser notes that times remain challenging, Telluride regulates medical marijuana, which is a rare growth sector in the local economy.
Telluride Scores a Tourism Trifecta
by Seth Cagin
Dec 23, 2009 | 14 14 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
How about some great news in the depths of the Great Recession?
My Stand as a Lobbyist
by Seth Cagin
Nov 04, 2009 | 7 7 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Mr. Cagin goes to Washington to speak out for health care reform.
Vote for the Candidates Who ‘Get’ Tourism
by Seth Cagin
Oct 13, 2009 | 23 23 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
In the upcoming Town of Telluride election, vote for the candidates who are not in denial about the fact that our local economy is moribund.
Dear Congressman John Salazar…
by Seth Cagin
Oct 07, 2009 | 8 8 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Thank you for standing up for health care reform.
Feeding the Bears
by Seth Cagin
Aug 13, 2009 | 12 12 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
That old saw that “a fed bear is a dead bear” became even more true following the sad demise of Ouray bear-feeder Donna Munson.
A City Fallen Into Silence
by Seth Cagin
Aug 06, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The July 31 Memorial Parade honoring fallen Montrose Police Officer David Kinterknecht was a somber reminder of the price our heroes pay.
The Silver Lining
by Seth Cagin
Jul 04, 2009 | 13 13 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Combine a macroeconomic climate fueled by speculation with local politics that were militantly anti-growth and the outcome was all-but-inevitable.
Field of Dreams
by Seth Cagin
Feb 28, 2009 | 10 10 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Is the Valley Floor a dog run, a Nordic course, a wildlife refuge, a symbol of Telluride’s vanity, or all of the above?
It's the Economy
by Seth Cagin
Feb 05, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The trickle-down theory didn’t work with capital excesses for the rich, but it sure works with the lack thereof.
A Shaggy Dog Story
by Seth Cagin
Jan 12, 2009 | 3 3 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Why isn’t singer-songwriter Eric Shiveley a star?
Let’s Put on a Show!
by Seth Cagin
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Live theater ‘helps to bind us together as a community,’ Telluride Repertory Theater BOD Chair Robert Weatherford said this week at a Rep fundraiser, and nowhere was that more evident than in Jeb B...