Pagosa Springs News Summaries
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Front Page - Opinions & Letters - Arts, Culture, Community - Business, Health, Education - Recreation & Environment - Essays, Poetry, Humor - Archives
Front Page 
NEW Slash Chipping Program in Archuleta County : Residents and mitigation contractors in the county can now bring woody slash to one of two public locations free of charge...
Bill Trimarco | 4/23/14
VIDEO: Another Shot at Resolving the Visitor Center Dispute, Part Four : 'And vice versa; we said some things to the Chamber that were pretty frank and blunt...'
Bill Hudson | 4/22/14
Stonemason Needed to Help Heal Dr. Mary Fisher's Gravesite : I went to clinic manager, Bill Bright, and he was going to get the EMTs to maintain the grave...
Norm Vance | 4/22/14
LWV to Host PAWSD Candidate Forum : Following this, the floor will be open to questions direct from the audience in a town-hall style meeting...
Special to the Post | 4/22/14
VIDEO: Another Shot at Resolving the Visitor Center Dispute, Part Three : For the 2014 fiscal year, the Town of Pagosa Springs budgeted $138,500 for 'Visitor Center Operations' and 'Fulfillments' ...
Bill Hudson | 4/21/14
Doug and Nyla... and Earth Week 2014 : 'I was raised on a farm where you recycle everything; and I was always picking up trash and litter everywhere I went...'
DC Duncan | 4/18/14
Opinions & Letters 
NEW OPINION: Freedom and Responsibilty Belong Together in Aspen Springs : 'We the People of Aspen Springs' have a poster up announcing the upcoming election on May 6...
DC Duncan | 4/23/14
LETTER: Metro District Could Do a Better Job with Elections : There was never any type of communication to the residents of Aspen Springs about any previous elections...
Ann R. Seale | 4/22/14
OPINION: Upcoming Election Gets Aspen Springs Boiling : Perhaps I have been a bit prejudiced in my recent scribblings about my rural neighborhood...
DC Duncan | 4/22/14
LETTER: Ken Fox for LPEA Board : The Board needs stability to allow it to return to efficient leadership and decision-making...
Jim Huffman | 4/22/14
LETTER: Vote for Bob Lynch for LPEA : Bob has demonstrated he is receptive to and respectful of the opinions of others...
Bob Clinkenbeard | 4/22/14
LETTER: The Core Aspen Springs Issues : The District, through the board, has gone beyond this in their perview in this responsibility...
Doug Roberts | 4/21/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
'ETHEL' Coming to Durango Concert Hall on May 2 : Inventive string quartet to perform special program, 'Grace'...
Indiana Reed | 4/22/14
'Colorado You Got Talent' Opened to All Performers : Singers, dancers, comedians, circus performers and entertainers from all over the State are registering...
Special to the Post | 4/22/14
Last Chance to Share Your Recipes and Help Build the Pavilion : Our panel of judges will again award medals... and attendees will be able to cast their vote for the Peoples Choice Award...
Tari Woods | 4/21/14
'Folk N Blues' Posters Ready for the Street Team : We especially need people in the following towns and cities...
Special to the Post | 4/18/14
LIBRARY NEWS: Preschool Dance Party : Kids two–five years of age and their caregivers are invited to our first-ever preschool dance party next Wednesday...
Carole Howard & Library Staff | 4/17/14
Pagosa to Celebrate Historic Preservation Month : Local activities have been added to this year’s schedule to create a sense of identity based on Pagosa Springs history...
Special to the Post | 4/17/14
Business, Health, Education 
NEW Tick Season Returns : The most common carrier of both of these diseases is the Rocky Mountain wood tick...
Claire Macpherson | 4/23/14
NEW Town Seeks Community Center Director : Responsibilities include policy formation; planning; plan execution; team leadership...
Special to the Post | 4/23/14
Grants Available for 'Specialty Crops' : Producers have until May 1 to apply for funding...
Philip Clelland | 4/21/14
A Chance to Taste Hometown Whiskey Today : We will be serving Eagle Mountain Whiskey, Smoke Shine Whiskey, Smoke Shine Pineapple Spice...
Special to the Post | 4/18/14
Lee Riley's Real Estate Report : The Council agreed to our request, and delayed the decision until after the election...
Lee Riley | 4/15/14
Ten Tips for Paying Your Federal Taxes : You can pay taxes electronically 24/7 on IRS.gov...
Special to the Post | 4/15/14
Recreation & Environment 
NEW RECREATION NEWS: Baseball, Gymnastics, Youth Springs Training : Registrations are available at the recreation office in Town Hall and are also available for download...
Special to the Post | 4/23/14
Save Energy, Get Rebates : 'The HomeRx process helped me learn about and prioritize my home efficiency upgrade opportunities...'
Special to the Post | 4/17/14
Earth Week Coming to Pagosa : Audubon hikes, library displays, a 5K pick up trash walk, Habitat for Humanity’s Recycled Art Show...
Special to the Post | 4/15/14
State Forest Service Seeking to Authorize 'Private Forests' : The program provides an opportunity for private landowners to retain ownership and management of their land...
Jennifer Dimas | 4/11/14
Weminuche Wilderness Registration Plan Delayed : 'A recent shift in budget priorities has affected our ability to implement this important project right now...'
Ann Bond | 4/11/14
Thanks for a Great 2013-2014 Ski Season : The Nordic Track is open and was freshly groomed on Sunday, April 6...
Special to the Post | 4/8/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
NEW ESSAY: Looking Back on Easter 2014 : 'Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whited sepulchres...'
Winslow Meyers | 4/23/14
ESSAY: Budgets as Moral Documents : Unfortunately, in our current dysfunctional national body politic, there lacks the leadership and courage...
Robert Dodge | 4/14/14
HUMOR: The Coming Hobbit Economy : And the evil kingdom of Mordor?
Louis Cannon | 4/11/14
ESSAY: America's Peace Ships : By the time the stricken vessel reached its home port in Japan, the 23 crew members were in advanced stages of radiation poisoning...
Lawrence S. Wittner | 4/10/14
ESSAY: Any Courtroom in China : 'International law is not an empty promise, and treaties must be enforced...'
John LaForge | 4/8/14
HUMOR: The IRS Wants to be My Facebook Friend : Just a big blank, pale blue column... with nothing in it...
Louis Cannon | 3/28/14
 
   

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