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Pineapple Express Closes Ouray Ice Park
by Peter Shelton
Dec 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Weather system has hammered some regions with snow, left others almost untouched.
Wade Davis to Present at Dec. 26 Mountainfilm Fundraiser
by Watch Staff
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Renowned writer and filmmaker Wade Davis presents a photographic exposition that focuses on the shared birthplace of three of British Columbia’s great salmon-bearing rivers as a Dec. 26 Mountainfil...
Ridgway, Telluride and Ouray Schools Rate High Under New State Standards
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The three local school districts are among 14 districts in the state to be given the “Accredited with Distinction” ranking.
Melanie Kline Chosen to Round Out New DDA Board
by Beverly Corbell
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Downtown Montrose merchants work together to improve the business environment.
Ridgway Climbing Wall Will Be Ready for the New Year
by Peter Shelton
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The new climbing wall at the Ridgway Secondary School is tantalizingly close to ready.
Ridgway Massage Therapist Integrates Bodywork and Energy Work for the Best Benefit
by Jessica Newens
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Breathe Wellness Center’s Rachel Barth integrates multiple modalities into therapeutic massage to offer transformative results for both body and mind.
Sheriff Bill Masters on Ramifications of the Closure of Upper Bear Creek
by Martinique Davis
Dec 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
“Recommending the closing of Bear Creek in the 80s, even with all the deaths, was a mistake.” San Miguel County Sheriff Bill Masters weighs in on the hot topic of enforcing the Bear Creek closure.
Telluride Likes Wild and Scenic Prospects
by Karen James
Dec 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
As many as 11 segments of the San Miguel River are being considered for potential designation as part of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.

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MV Gondola Plaza Hosts New Mini-Donut Cart
by Karen James
Dec 17, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
On a cold winter day on Telluride Ski Mountain, fresh hot mini donuts hit the spot.
Young Montrose Woman’s Life Would Change Dramatically if DREAM Act Passes.
by Beverly Corbell
Dec 17, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Many local young people could have a better life through DREAM Act.
Telluride Tourism Head Bids Farewell
by Karen James
Dec 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
After five years on the job, Scott McQuade has taken a job closer to family.
With Demand Flat, Telluride Needs to Adapt
by Karen James
Dec 16, 2010 | 3 3 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Telluride's occupancy is down, but rates are up, compared to other resorts.
Fern Miller Comes Home for Her World Cup Debut
by Martinique Davis
Dec 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Now a professional, Miller first strapped on a snowboard with the Telluride Ski and Snowboard Club at the age of 13.
RIDGWAY BRIEFS
Skatepark Competition Nets Town $1,000 Check
by Peter Shelton
Dec 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Work will begin next spring on skate park improvements…Energy Action Plan takes place…Master plan to be revisited in 2011.
MOUNTAIN VILLAGE BRIEFS
Council Approves Mountain Village Hotel PUD
by Karen James
Dec 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Council approves Mountain Village hotel PUD… Plug pulled on affordable housing projects…Lean 2011 budget cleared…No guarantee on Society Turn roundabout funding.
Richard Holbrooke in Telluride
by Marta Tarbell
Dec 15, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The relationship between Holbrooke and his son David Holbrooke, and Telluride, helped to elevate Mountainfilm.
Outtakes From Gus Jarvis’s Interview with Tom Chapman for Telluride Magazine
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 15, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Meet Tom Chapman.
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Public Lands Access for Backcountry Skiers Debated Elsewhere
by Martinique Davis
Dec 15, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Users of backcountry areas in Teton Pass, Wyo., and Big Cottonwood Canyon, Utah, are currently embroiled in access challenges comparable to Telluride’s.
Donations Help PAX Acquire ‘Red Fox’ and ‘Buddies’
Dec 13, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The generosity of local artists have made it possible for the Public Art experience to permanently acquire two new sculptures this season.
Grants Available for Shooting, Fishing and Boating
Dec 13, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Colorado Division of Wildlife is seeing grant applications to distribute up to $1.5 million for shooting, fishing and boating projects.