Pagosa Springs News Summaries
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Front Page - Opinions & Letters - Arts, Culture, Community - Business, Health, Education - Recreation & Environment - Essays, Poetry, Humor - Archives
Front Page 
The Magical World of Roberto Garcia, Part One : 'I just love it up here. We don't want to live anywhere else in the world...'
DC Duncan | 10/22/14
Tonight's Forum to Feature McLachlan, Brown : The League of Women Voters will host a House District 59 Candidate’s Forum...
Special to the Post | 10/22/14
An Frank Discussion About the Ross Aragon Community Center, Part One : 'This is our time to talk about this. This is when we exercise our oversight, at budget time...'
Bill Hudson | 10/22/14
EDITORIAL: Rick Palacio Makes a Statement : 'El Gobernador John Hickenlooper es un líder y su record habla por sí solo...'
Bill Hudson | 10/22/14
Voting in the Dark : 'People like me shouldn't vote, if they don't put in the effort to understand the choices...'
Bill Hudson | 10/21/14
School Board Deep-Sixes Amendment 68 : ' And I would hope everybody votes against this. It's a terrible initiative...'
Bill Hudson | 10/20/14
Opinions & Letters 
LETTER: Taking a Shot at Lead Shot : I must have consumed some lead as a child, although it never occurred to me to eat paint flakes...
Jerry L. Modisette | 10/22/14
LETTER: Thoughts About a 'Convention of States', Part One : For instance, the 26th Amendment, lowering the voter age to 18...
Camille Cazedessus | 10/22/14
LPEA Under Fire for 'Smart Meter' Policies : Numerous co-op members concluded that the meeting was a sham...
Diana Luppi | 10/21/14
OPINION: Please Get Informed, and Vote : My opponent and I are on opposite sides of these issues...
Michael Whiting | 10/21/14
LETTER: The Flaws in Proposition 105 : If a realistic dose is used, there are no results in a feasible sample size...
Jerry L. Modisette | 10/21/14
LETTER: Meeting Bob Beauprez : What struck me most was his casual description of his impressive background...
Dave West | 10/21/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
VIDEO: Shelby Lynne Coming to Community Concert Hall : Local blues man Kirk James opens the show on November 1...
Indiana Reed | 10/21/14
LIBRARY NEWS: Free Lifelong Learning Lectures Resume this Evening : First topic is 'The Making of Lucky Henry Walker,' a talk by John Porter...
Carole Howard & Library Staff | 10/16/14
Community Rights Group Aims for 2015 Ballot : The Community Rights Amendment was delayed entry to the ballot in 2014 through legal challenges...
Cliff Willmeng | 10/16/14
Enter Your Pumpkin in Humane Society Carving Contest : Prizes include gift baskets with lots of goodies and thrift store gift certificates...
Mike Stoll | 10/15/14
STRINGS IN PAGOSA: 'How to Practice' Workshop with Kate Kelley Tonight  : Strings in Pagosa music instructor Kate Kelley is offering a 60-minute workshop tonight, at very minimal cost...
Special to the Post | 10/13/14
Re-Excavating the Past : During the first two years, Webster focused on the Green and Lang collections from Grand Gulch...
Special to the Post | 10/13/14
Business, Health, Education 
Teachers Union Survey Finds Lack of Support for Testing, Common Core : 'The survey confirms the actual experience parents and teachers are having all over Colorado...'
Special to the Post | 10/22/14
Colorado Supreme Court Upholds PERA Retirement Cuts : PERA doesn’t have an estimate for how much is saved every year by the COLA reduction...
Todd Engdahl | 10/21/14
Cutting Red Tape on Recreation Jobs : 'I have worked on public lands and in Colorado tourism my entire life...'
Mike Saccone | 10/20/14
CHAMBER NEWS: Seeking Nominations for the Board :  If you feel you have the interest, ability and drive to become a Board Member, please apply for a seat...
Cindi Galabota | 10/16/14
Hinde Named to Head New School of Education : The school has previously offered education degree programs through the College of Professional Studies...
Nic Garcia | 10/15/14
A POSITIVE VIEW OF RURAL: Coupons : But one local business alliance came up with a better idea during one of my conference workshops...
Becky McCray | 10/15/14
Recreation & Environment 
RECREATION NEWS: Register for November Session of Gymnastics : Cost is $35 for one day per week for regular classes or $70 for two days per week...
Special to the Post | 10/22/14
Coming Soon to a Park Near You: The Ice Rink : We will be open 7 days a week for your skating pleasure...
Tari Wood | 10/20/14
Petition Seeks to Outlaw Lead Ammunition : 'The day I had to help euthanize her was the day I decided I was going to work towards getting lead banned in Colorado...'
Yasmina Dardari | 10/17/14
Coalition Launched to Protect Colorado Headwaters : 'The issues facing the Colorado River Basin are as vast as the watershed itself...'
Molly Haigh | 10/16/14
Audubon Club to Discuss Climate Effects on Bird Populations : How climate change could fundamentally impact hundreds of species of birds across North America...
Becky Herman | 10/15/14
A New Approach to Fertilizer Pollution : In the U.S., we have tried to regulate our way to a solution for 40 years...
Suzy Friedman | 10/10/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
ESSAY: Stop the Killing : I believe we should try very hard to hear the grievances of people in Iraq and the region...
Kathy Kelly | 10/20/14
ESSAY: More Than Just Good Karma : It is very clear that women’s wages still lag behind men’s in most every industry...
Laura Finley | 10/14/14
ESSAY: Make Believe : On this particular afternoon, he was a polishing a little ditty he'd co-written with his friends Yip and Billy...
Bill Hudson | 10/3/14
HAIKU : aspens glow lemon, gold, pumpkin-red...
Susan J. Tweit | 10/1/14
ESSAY: The Future of Civil Society : What might have been the implications beyond Scotland if it had gained independence?
Mel Gurtov | 9/30/14
ESSAY: Peace is Breaking Out All Over the World : Also, the number of organizations succeeding in promoting peace is impressive and increasing...
Steven Youngblood | 9/29/14
 
   

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