Pagosa Springs News Summaries
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Front Page - Opinions & Letters - Arts, Culture, Community - Business, Health, Education - Recreation & Environment - Essays, Poetry, Humor - Archives
Front Page 
NEW School Board Deep-Sixes Amendment 68 : ' And I would hope everybody votes against this. It's a terrible initiative...'
Bill Hudson | 10/20/14
VIDEO: Fire on the Mountain, Part Four : A short ways up the trail, we came upon some pieces of a burnt tree...
Bill Hudson | 10/17/14
LPEA to Distribute Capital Credit Refunds : 'We are required to allocate margins in the form of capital credits to our members as annually determined by our board of directors...'
Indiana Reed | 10/17/14
VIDEO: Fire on the Mountain, Part Three : I had the sense, looking around at the numerous 'unflagged' trees, that maybe 80 percent of the pines would be removed...
Bill Hudson | 10/16/14
Colorado Citizens Review GMO Labeling Issue : Last month, in a pilot program, 20 Colorado voters assessed Proposition 105...
Jeff Dodge | 10/16/14
VIDEO: Fire on the Mountain, Part Two : One person pointed out that we were surrounded by a monoculture: all of the tall trees were Ponderosa pines...
Bill Hudson | 10/15/14
Opinions & Letters 
NEW EDITORIAL: The Town Budget, by the Numbers : But Walmart stores are also known for causing other retailers to go out of business...
Bill Hudson | 10/20/14
NEW OPINION: Prop 105 and the Health of Our Children : Luckily for GMO producers, the FDA only looked at 3-month studies for their approval of the product...
Kathleen Steventon | 10/20/14
NEW LETTER: Marcia Neal's Qualifications : Common Core is the defining issue in this Colorado School Board election...
Barbara Rawlings | 10/20/14
NEW LETTER: Is Our Constitution Outdated? :  Our Constitution is unique in spelling out what government cannot do...
Sue Long | 10/20/14
EDITORIAL: Changing the Constitution : No one living in 2014 wants to restore the Constitution as originally conceived and written...
Bill Hudson | 10/17/14
LETTER: For Women : The median annual earnings of women 15 or older who worked year-round, full time in 2012 was $37,791...
Becky Herman | 10/15/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
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
Regional Premiere of ‘Misterman’ Opens Tonight at PSCA : 'Walsh is an intense playwright who demands your attention...'
Tim Moore | 10/10/14
Business, Health, Education 
NEW 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
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month : If you are a woman age 40-64 years, talk with your provider about screening for breast cancer...
Flannery O'Neil | 10/14/14
Pagosa Springs CDC Looks to the Future : Pagosa Springs Community Development Corporation holds board meeting, elects officers...
Cindi Galabota | 10/13/14
Recreation & Environment 
NEW 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
RECREATION NEWS: Registration for 7-8 Youth Basketball Ends Tomorrow : Please note that registration for the 9-10 and 11-12 divisions will begin in mid-November...
Special to the Post | 10/9/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
NEW 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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