Pagosa Springs News Summaries
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Front Page - Opinions & Letters - Arts, Culture, Community - Business, Health, Education - Recreation & Environment - Essays, Poetry, Humor - Archives
Front Page 
Goals for a Better Pagosa Springs, Part Two : 'To use your analogy, Quality Resort is a business — and Good Earth Meds is a business...'
Bill Hudson | 7/21/14
PAWSD Board Freezes Rates, and So On : Total water purchases by PAWSD customers have remained fairly flat for the past 14 years...
Bill Hudson | 7/21/14
Goals for a Better Pagosa Springs, Part One : 'I find it very easy to get focused in on specifics, and when we do that, we lose sight of the big picture… '
Bill Hudson | 7/18/14
Smoke from Utah : There are no large wildfires in western Colorado at this time...
Ann Bond | 7/18/14
Bicycle Lanes vs. Common Sense, Part Two : 'The U.S. population is growing at a substantial rate, but we’re selling fewer bicycles per person in the U.S.A....'
Bill Hudson | 7/17/14
Bicycle Lanes vs. Common Sense, Part One : 'Look around you. Bikes are everywhere: in glamorous ads and fashionable neighborhoods, parked outside art galleries...'
Bill Hudson | 7/16/14
Opinions & Letters 
EDITORIAL: Mark Udall and the Sickness of Pregnancy : Gardner publicly suggested that 'prescription-only' contraceptives should be made available as 'over-the-counter' products...
Bill Hudson | 7/18/14
LETTER: An Excellent Candidate, Ignored : This applicant has an incredible wealth of experience and results in event planning...
Lynn Robinson | 7/18/14
LETTER: The Immigration Crisis, and a Solution : He allowed this group of illegals to apply for work authorization in full defiance of existing federal law...
J. David Holt | 7/18/14
EDITORIAL: PAWSD Ready to Make History, Again? : 'A rate freeze is the minimum we can do....'
Bill Hudson | 7/17/14
OPINION: Poorly Planned Bike Lanes Making Bicycle Riding Less Safe? : I ask these questions, not knowing if the Council has the answers...
Cynda Green | 7/14/14
OPINION: Time is Now for Marriage Equality : 61% of Coloradans believe that everyone should have the freedom to marry the person they love...
Dave Montez | 7/14/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
Ron Ivory & One on One Perform Tomorrow Night at PSCA : The Temptations, The Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, The Platters, The Contours, Al Green, The Stylistics...
Special to the Post | 7/21/14
INTERVIEW: 'Stage Struck' Actress Elizabeth Claire Baldwin : 'I love them all for their hilarious insights, challenges and tender moments...'
Rick Artis | 7/21/14
LIBRARY NEWS: Summer Reading Closing Party Next Week : These avid readers are competing for some wonderful prizes that will be given out ...
Carole Howard & Library Staff | 7/17/14
NEA Helping to Fund Art Project in Rural Colorado  : 'M12 demonstrates the best in creative community development and whose work will have a valuable impact...'
Special to the Post | 7/17/14
Student Exchange Families Needed : These personable and academically selected exchange students are conversant in English, bright, curious...
Special to the Post | 7/16/14
El Moro Spirits and Tavern Welcomes Guest Chef Adam Dulye : 'We’re thrilled that Adam is able to make time in his very busy schedule to visit Durango...'
Indiana Reed | 7/16/14
Business, Health, Education 
LPEA Names Steve Gregg as Interim CEO : Long-standing Manager of Operations fills in for retiring Greg Munro...
Indiana Reed | 7/17/14
'Forest Health' Field Day This Saturday, Free to the Public : We are excited to be joined by retired Forest Service Forest Health expert Bob Frye...
Special to the Post | 7/16/14
'Drive 4 Corners' Offers Business Opportunity : The tour boasts over 85 drivers plus their friends and families who will be staying in Pagosa for the weekend...
Special to the Post | 7/15/14
'Hot Yoga' Burns Calories : Colorado State University has produced some of the first scientific evidence that Bikram yoga has beneficial effects...
Jeff Dodge | 7/14/14
Theme Fridays at Old Town Market : 'The soup will be Okra, Spinach, Yam & Coconut Milk...'
Special to the Post | 7/11/14
Ditch & Reservoir Alliance Offering Free Workshops : Colorado’s Water Plan is a state driven effort to help find solutions to the ever increasing demand for water...
Christian Gilmer | 7/11/14
Recreation & Environment 
Wednesday Softball Games Canceled, Rescheduled : Make-up games have been scheduled for Monday, July 21...
Special to the Post | 7/17/14
History of Railroads Presentation at Navajo State Park : Local historian John Porco, will talk about the former Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad...
Special to the Post | 7/16/14
Educational Tour of Bonanza Mining Area on July 26 : In 1880 rich veins of silver and gold were discovered in the Kerber Creek area of Saguache County...
Special to the Post | 7/14/14
Rio Grande Water Fund to Launch on July 29 : 'The 3,000 to 5,000 acres we treat each year, on average, is not enough to make a difference...'
Tracy Stone | 7/11/14
Sand Volleyball Clinic in August : The Town of Pagosa Springs Recreation Department is offering a four-week sand volleyball clinic for ages 9-13...
Special to the Post | 7/10/14
Big Game, Turkey Hunting Licenses Go on Sale : Leftover licenses are what remain after the draw process for big game and turkey...
Special to the Post | 7/10/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
ESSAY: Text Messages from Gaza : When I woke up today at 5:30am, the birds were competing with the war planes overhead...
Julia Chaitin | 7/17/14
HUMOR: Unhealthy Pet Lifestyles? : Humorists must, for obvious professional reasons, live on the precarious edge of existence...
Louis Cannon | 7/16/14
ESSAY: Failure of Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks : The Palestinian government agreed to these terms; Israel rejected them...
Stephen Zunes | 7/10/14
ESSAY: Dealing with ISIS : We’re sowing and reaping perpetual tragedy with this violence machine...
Erin Niemela | 7/7/14
ESSAY: Burwell v. Hobby Lobby : The decision focuses on women's access to contraception under employer sponsored health plans...
Terry Scanlon | 7/1/14
HAIKU : sun-kissed yellow superbells...
Susan J. Tweit | 6/27/14
 
   

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