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UP BEAR CREEK | Historian Howard Greager Dies
by Art Goodtimes
Aug 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
San Miguel County lost its best storyteller and cowboy historian with the passing of Howard Greager.
SPORTS WATCH | What’s There Not to Like About Johnny Football?
by Gus Jarvis
Aug 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Manziel could go home every night at 5 p.m. to study tape, do pushups and eat all his vegetables. Or he could go get rowdy in New Orleans for a night. I prefer the guy who spent the night in New Or...
VIEW TO THE WEST | The Ballad of Bailey
by Peter Shelton
Aug 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Purchased new in 1977, a deep-blue Jeep pickup grows paler (and rustier) by the season.
UP BEAR CREEK | From Drought to Monsoon
by Art Goodtimes
Jul 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
It takes a community to surf the ups and downs of life in the rural West.
SPORTS WATCH | Miller the Latest in Broncos Offseason Blunders
by Gus Jarvis
Jul 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2012/2014 National Football League season can’t come any sooner for those of us in Bronco Country.
VIEW TO THE WEST | The Sporting Life
by Peter Shelton
Jul 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
So-called action sports evolved in tandem with the decline of empire and the revolutions of the 20th century.
UP BEAR CREEK | Taking a Step Back for a Bit
by Art Goodtimes
Jul 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Losing an intimate necessitates taking a step back.
SPORTS WATCH | Will Baseball Ape NASCAR, or Go Zero Tolerance?
by Gus Jarvis
Jul 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Selig should decide if baseball should be a clean sport where cheating is never tolerated or if it is going to be a sport like NASCAR, where if you aren’t caught cheating, then you really aren’t tr...
VIEW TO THE WEST | Tales of the Monsoon
by Peter Shelton
Jul 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
When monsoon season arrives at last, the result is not always temperate.
GUEST COMMENTARY | State of the Town Address
by Stu Fraser, Mayor of Telluride
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
If there is such thing as a simple statement, related to Telluride and the first half of 2013, it would be that our state of the town is quite promising.
SPORTS WATCH | Lakers’ Future Darkens With Howard’s Departure
by Gus Jarvis
Jul 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
The center made a quick and deliberate decision this time, indicating what he sees as a bleak future for the Los Angeles Lakers.

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