Pagosa Springs News Summaries
Friday, April 18, 2014

Front Page - Opinions & Letters - Arts, Culture, Community - Business, Health, Education - Recreation & Environment - Essays, Poetry, Humor - Archives
Front Page 
NEW 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
NEW VIDEO: Another Shot at Resolving the Visitor Center Dispute, Part Two : Nearly everyone in the room, I'm sure, felt the shopping center was a poor second choice as the location for a visitor center...
Bill Hudson | 4/18/14
Another Shot at Resolving the Visitor Center Dispute, Part One : There also appears to be a popular belief among business owners that the TTC does not have the experience...
Bill Hudson | 4/17/14
Get Ready for Earth Week in Pagosa : A 5K Trash Walk with Stacey Boone and PLPOA will occur from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at Pagosa Lakes Recreation Center...
Special to the Post | 4/17/14
VIDEO: PAWSD Board Member Burt Adams Argues for a New Leak Policy : A bit later in the discussion, we heard director Mike Church argue against 'making a profit' from a customer's problems...
Bill Hudson | 4/16/14
Registration Opens for 'Rural Philanthropy Days' : Our mountain towns are unique and special places of diversity, hardship, hard work, trading, community, family...
Special to the Post | 4/15/14
Opinions & Letters 
NEW LETTER: The Importance of Aspen Springs Election : Do you know the people that are running? Do you know where they stand on issues?
Ronnie Zaday | 4/18/14
NEW LETTER: Get Out and Cast Your PAWSD Vote : We need Paul Hansen and Gordon McIver on the Board so that they can successfully challenge these issues...
Duane Branson | 4/18/14
LETTER: Help Save Our Visitor Center : I also urge all citizens attend the Town Council meeting today — 12 noon at Town Hall...
Cynda Green | 4/17/14
LETTER: Respect for PAWSD Customers : Sadly, if customers want even basic respect, they will need to vote in two new board members on May 6...
Mike Church | 4/16/14
OPINION: Help Stop the DARK Act : It’s no surprise that industry chose the Kansas Republican as their cheerleader...
Special to the Post | 4/16/14
LETTER: Just the Facts, Please : I was delighted in 2010, when the organization addressed its sordid history of financial and operational neglect...
John Ramberg | 4/15/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
NEW '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
StageStruck Productions Announces Summer 2014 Season : Each Monday from May 19 through August 25, StageStruck will present a brand new melodrama...
Rick Artis | 4/16/14
LIBRARY NEWS: Lifelong Learning Lecture Series Returns : 'Wilderness history and law on the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act...'
Carole Howard & Library Staff | 4/10/14
Plant and Garden Expo Next Week : Local area vendors will be showing off a number of items you can find in stock to help with your Rocky Mountain gardening...
Special to the Post | 4/8/14
Business, Health, Education 
NEW 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
Only Seven Sponsorship Slots Left for Car Show : Join the fun at the 6th Annual Pagosa Springs Car & Motorcycle Show held in Pagosa Springs May 16-18...
Special to the Post | 4/11/14
Is Your Forest Healthy? : The Citizen Science Brigade will have a kick off meeting on April 18 at the Ross Aragon Community Center...
Special to the Post | 4/11/14
Red Cross Hires New Regional Director : 'I am really going to get out there and try to recruit volunteers...'
Bill Fortune | 4/10/14
Recreation & Environment 
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
Sportsmen's Roundtable in Monte Vista : During the first hour of the meeting a presentation about an ongoing elk research project will be given...
Special to the Post | 4/7/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
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
HUMOR: The Banker : 'His desk is larger than my livingroom,' I found myself thinking, for no particular reason...
Louis Cannon | 3/3/14
 
   

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