Lance Brooks excelled in Track and Field in high school and college, but had to dig deep to find the stuff to become an Olympian.
With only three candidates expressing an interest to run, the June election has been cancelled.
Gov. Hickenlooper and his entourage will be visiting the Ouray School on the same afternoon as preschool graduation.
Ridgway’s town council enlisted high school students to research possible sister cities in Central America and the Caribbean.
The BLM announced last week that it had completed its Ridgway Comprehensive Trail Management Plan, opening the way for new mountain bike trails.
New state tax legislation has Montrose and Olathe School District officials re-examining district funding plans to improve technology and school performance.
Paonia-based Citizens for a Healthy Community will soon begin monitoring the region’s air quality – to establish a baseline before large-scale drilling and fracking move in.
Ongoing drought, and the threat of water calls, has spurred the creation of a new Ouray County Water Users Association to speak as one for upvalley users.
With new project starts on the upswing across the region, a sense of optimism is growing that construction may be on the rebound after slumping for more than five years.
The San Miguel County Commissioners expressed concern on Wednesday as the proposal must be acted upon quickly.
Telluride Schools’ new grow dome is a living classroom, as well as a source of fresh produce.
An independent audit of the Montrose County Road and Bridge Department finds poor management, unsatisfactory work environment, and favoritism.
Chief Leo Rasmusson’s resignation was effective immediately, leaving the department without a leader for the time being.
A Lawson Hill employee got a rare glimpse of one of the high country’s most elusive predators last week, when a mountain lion was spotted on the pedestrian trail that winds through this wooded sub...
The upcoming Mountainfilm Festival in Telluride will, among other things, celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first successful American expedition to Mount Everest, in 1963.
Energy analyst Randy Udall (brother of Sen. Mark Udall) has agreed to be the keynote speaker at Transition OurWay’s Green Energy Expo June 1.
Telluride’s town council is considering action on a Traffic Calming Work Plan devised by a task force that focusses on the problem of speeding vehicles in town.
Questioning the work it does, and whether or not Montrose County will have a voice in the organization, the Montrose Board of County Commissioners is hesitant to provide $5,000 in funding to the Pu...
Keith Meinert of Ouray and Terry Rhoades of Silverton are vying for the chance to represent District Seven on the San Miguel Power Association board of directors.
The Angler Inn, a new Down Valley restaurant, blends elevated dining with simple foods and a relaxed atmosphere.