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Hagemeyer:School Music, Gym Funding Well Under Way | Guest Commentary
Aug 29, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dale Hagemeyer Past columns have outlined how we got to where we are and where we’re going, but it is time to talk about the here and now. The people of our area have begun to show their generosity...
Shelton:Signs of Autumn in the Air | View to the West
by Peter Shelton
Aug 29, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Harbingers of the changing season: ripe berries, migrating bluebirds, the arrival of the first ski magazines, and, most emphatically, the coming of the 34th Telluride Film Festival. This will be ou...
Green:SMPA Mischaracterized | Guest Commentary
by Bill Green, Manager of Public Relations/Energy Services
San Miguel Power Association
Aug 29, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Negative press may sell newspapers, but it’s not good for people. San Miguel Power Association (SMPA) has recently been in the spotlight for unflattering actions that allegedly took place under the...
Shelton:Signs of Autumn in the Air | View to the West
by Peter Shelton
Aug 27, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Harbingers of the changing season: ripe berries, migrating bluebirds, the arrival of the first ski magazines, and, most emphatically, the coming of the 34th Telluride Film Festival. This will be ou...
Shelton:Eco-Tourism, or Eco-Terrorism? | View to the West
by Peter Shelton
Aug 27, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Not long ago, a friend misheard the phrase “eco-tourism.” She thought the speaker had said “eco-terrorism.” An easy auditory confusion. And it got me thinking what – if anything – the difference wa...
Hagemeyer:School Music, Gym Funding Well Under Way | Guest Commentary
Aug 27, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dale Hagemeyer Past columns have outlined how we got to where we are and where we’re going, but it is time to talk about the here and now. The people of our area have begun to show their generosity...
McDaniel:Non-Drivers in Telluride Need Special Tax Breaks | Word on the Street
by Douglas McDaniel
Aug 26, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Word on the street is this is not rocket science. Word on the street is the Spur is a catastrophe, enough to make one wonder why anybody would want to run for mayor of Shark City, for you Jaws fans...
Vital Public Protection Measures in Case of a Flu Pandemic | Guest Commentary
Aug 26, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
By Maria Osterhaus, Public Health Intern, San Miguel County Public Health Nursing Service, and David Homer, M.D., Public Health Officer The appearance of pandemic influenza anywhere in the world is...
Goodtimes:An Open Reply to Mr. Lucius O’Dell’s Letter | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 26, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
CORA DISPUTE … I’m a great believer in psychologist/sociologist Erik Erikson’s differentiation between a situation’s strengths and weaknesses rather than focusing on the subjective appraisal of som...
Kell:Just the Facts: Flood Insurance | Guest Commentary
Aug 26, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Kevin Kell OK, let’s get the obvious pun out of the way right off the bat. Flood insurance can be a dry subject. Granted, it may not be exciting, but if you are a homeowner in the town of Telluride...
Goodtimes:Watch for a Fresh Crop of Fungophiles on the Prowl in Yonder Hills All This Week | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 26, 2007 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
27TH YEAR … The Telluride Institute has once again picked up Harry Potter’s wand and brought the Telluride Mushroom Festival back to life, just like the old days … Wander over to the elegant Galaxy...

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