NEW CITY COUNCIL – Montrose City Councilors David Romero, Rex Swanson and Judy Ann Files congratulated each other after being sworn in to terms on the Montrose City Council Tuesday night during the regular council meeting. (Photo by William Woody)
NEW CITY COUNCIL – Montrose City Councilors David Romero, Rex Swanson and Judy Ann Files congratulated each other after being sworn in to terms on the Montrose City Council Tuesday night during the regular council meeting. (Photo by William Woody)
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CHRIST FAMILY ACADEMY – Many of the students at the Christ Family Academy in Ghana can’t afford tuition, but they are still taken in, fed and educated.
CHRIST FAMILY ACADEMY – Many of the students at the Christ Family Academy in Ghana can’t afford tuition, but they are still taken in, fed and educated.
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MORE THAN ME – Bennett will work with girls at the More than Me Academy in Liberia to help them heal from past traumas. (Courtesy photo)
MORE THAN ME – Bennett will work with girls at the More than Me Academy in Liberia to help them heal from past traumas. (Courtesy photo)
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INNER ART CREATIONS – Through her business Inner Art Creations in New York, Kelsey Fox Bennett works with clients young and old to promote ease in the body and encourage whole brain function. Now, she will share her skills with students and teachers in West Africa. (Courtesy photo)
INNER ART CREATIONS – Through her business Inner Art Creations in New York, Kelsey Fox Bennett works with clients young and old to promote ease in the body and encourage whole brain function. Now, she will share her skills with students and teachers in West Africa. (Courtesy photo)
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FBO HEARING - Montrose County Commissioner David White, center, talked about FAA rules during a tense meeting Monday morning. Flanked to White's left, is commissioners Ron Henderson and Gary Ellis, right. (Photo by William Woody)
FBO HEARING - Montrose County Commissioner David White, center, talked about FAA rules during a tense meeting Monday morning. Flanked to White's left, is commissioners Ron Henderson and Gary Ellis, right. (Photo by William Woody)
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INTENSE MEETING – During a short recess Monday morning Montrose County staff, commissioners and representatives of Montrose County gathered for a conference to discuss the approval of an agreement with Majestic Skies to build and open a second fixed base operation at the Montrose Regional Airport. (Photo by William Woody)
INTENSE MEETING – During a short recess Monday morning Montrose County staff, commissioners and representatives of Montrose County gathered for a conference to discuss the approval of an agreement with Majestic Skies to build and open a second fixed base operation at the Montrose Regional Airport. (Photo by William Woody)
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PERFECT ATTENDANCE – Sunday marked Christian Richardson’s 131st ski day of the winter season. Richardson, a Montrose resident, stayed in Telluride for the winter, dedicating himself to skiing as many Gold Hill, Lift 9 and Lift 6 runs as much as he could. “Before this winter, I worked a bunch and saved as much money as I could to make this happen. This is the first seasons I’ve taken off to do this,” he said. “Monday, it’s back to dirt bike season!” (Photo by Samuel Adams)
PERFECT ATTENDANCE – Sunday marked Christian Richardson’s 131st ski day of the winter season. Richardson, a Montrose resident, stayed in Telluride for the winter, dedicating himself to skiing as many Gold Hill, Lift 9 and Lift 6 runs as much as he could. “Before this winter, I worked a bunch and saved as much money as I could to make this happen. This is the first seasons I’ve taken off to do this,” he said. “Monday, it’s back to dirt bike season!” (Photo by Samuel Adams)
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WATER RESCUE – Telluride Ski Patrollers  Garan “Mango” Mangan-Dimuzio, Heidi Hoff (sled) and Peter Moore (tail roper) hit the pond like professionals on Sunday afternoon at the closing day festivities at Gorrano Ranch. (Photo By Brett Schreckengost)
WATER RESCUE – Telluride Ski Patrollers Garan “Mango” Mangan-Dimuzio, Heidi Hoff (sled) and Peter Moore (tail roper) hit the pond like professionals on Sunday afternoon at the closing day festivities at Gorrano Ranch. (Photo By Brett Schreckengost)
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KIPORI WOODS (Courtesy photo)
KIPORI WOODS (Courtesy photo)
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DECLINING NUMBERS – Over the past 10 years or so, Colorado’s mule deer population has dropped by one third. Colorado Parks and Wildlife are hoping stakeholders can collaborate to find a solution that reverses that trend. (File photo)
DECLINING NUMBERS – Over the past 10 years or so, Colorado’s mule deer population has dropped by one third. Colorado Parks and Wildlife are hoping stakeholders can collaborate to find a solution that reverses that trend. (File photo)
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GROW DOME GIRLS – From top left, Telluride Middle School students Olivija Berry, Lexie Gardner, Joey Hunt, Sydney Evans, Macy Desmarais and Soleil Gaylord operate, manage and maintain the Telluride School District's Grow Dome, an innovative greenhouse classroom where Telluride students, from pre-kindergarten through high school, learn the importance of eating healthy food that’s grown locally. (Photo by Anna Korn)
GROW DOME GIRLS – From top left, Telluride Middle School students Olivija Berry, Lexie Gardner, Joey Hunt, Sydney Evans, Macy Desmarais and Soleil Gaylord operate, manage and maintain the Telluride School District's Grow Dome, an innovative greenhouse classroom where Telluride students, from pre-kindergarten through high school, learn the importance of eating healthy food that’s grown locally. (Photo by Anna Korn)
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WORK BEGINS ON A NEW REC CENTER – An artist’s rendering of the future Montrose Community Recreation Center, off Woodgate Road, which is expected to be  completed in late 2016. (Courtesy MRD)
WORK BEGINS ON A NEW REC CENTER – An artist’s rendering of the future Montrose Community Recreation Center, off Woodgate Road, which is expected to be completed in late 2016. (Courtesy MRD)
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PEAKS PANORAMA – A wintertime photo from Jeff Burch's book, "The Peaks of Telluride," recently nominated for a Colorado Book Award. (Courtesy photo)
PEAKS PANORAMA – A wintertime photo from Jeff Burch's book, "The Peaks of Telluride," recently nominated for a Colorado Book Award. (Courtesy photo)
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INFRASTRUCTURE UPGRADES – Chuck Lewis with Williams Construction fit in a new pipe about 14-feet below South 12th Street in Montrose earlier this year.The City of Montrose has contracted work to replaced the aged, brittle clay sewer pipe along 12th street and expanding out Sunnyside Road with new durable hard plastic piping. The work is expected to conclude in April. Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling along these areas.  (Photo by William Woody)
INFRASTRUCTURE UPGRADES – Chuck Lewis with Williams Construction fit in a new pipe about 14-feet below South 12th Street in Montrose earlier this year.The City of Montrose has contracted work to replaced the aged, brittle clay sewer pipe along 12th street and expanding out Sunnyside Road with new durable hard plastic piping. The work is expected to conclude in April. Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling along these areas. (Photo by William Woody)
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