Pagosa Springs News Summaries
Friday, August 29, 2014

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Low-Flow Toilets and Big Water Supply Dreams, Part Four : We had come to learn about a big plan — a plan to write the Colorado Water Plan by the end of 2015...
Bill Hudson | 8/28/14
PHOTO ESSAY: Another Auspicious 'Auction for the Animals' : Fine wine and microbrewery beer was available, and live entertainment was provided by Bob Heminger...
Linda Lawrie | 8/27/14
Scott Tipton to Visit Pagosa Springs September 4 : Representative Tipton serves on the following House Committees, Subcommittees and Caucuses...
Special to the Post | 8/27/14
Low-Flow Toilets and Big Water Supply Dreams, Part Three : The 'unalienable Right to Water' has become a bit tentative, however, as American civilization has developed and changed...
Bill Hudson | 8/27/14
Low-Flow Toilets and Big Water Supply Dreams, Part Two : 'Americans are wonderful people. Guys have come up with some real interesting ideas...'
Bill Hudson | 8/26/14
Colorado Talk Show Hosts Sue Town of Castle Rock to Stop Ballot Counting : In 2003, the Town Manager banned open carry within the Town of Castle Rock...
Marilyn Marks | 8/26/14
Opinions & Letters 
OPINION: Time to Step Up and Defend, Part Two : We know we have abundant sunshine, however, it is still unclear if there is enough geothermal of the quality needed...
Mike Hayward | 8/27/14
LETTER: Please Help Preserve the Downtown Skyline : I have objected to vacating the alley as it could and should be considered for part of the River Trail System...
Franklin Anderson | 8/27/14
OPINION: Time to Step Up and Defend, Part One : Until the vengeance, bullying, and cronyism is out of local politics, economic development will not be possible...
Mike Hayward | 8/26/14
LETTER: Bad Law : And the unconstitutional ordinance remains in place, ready to punish the next unwary citizen...
Dave West | 8/26/14
EDITORIAL: Why Colorado Teachers are Quitting, Part Three : So say I'm 23 years old and I've just left college with my Bachelor's degree in hand...
Bill Hudson | 8/25/14
LETTER: A Couple of Good Supreme Court Decisions : The EPA tried to re-write the Clean Air Act under the rubric of combating 'global climate change...'
J. David Holt | 8/25/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
Community Choir Rehearsals for Christmas Concert Begin Soon : The theme for this year’s concert is 'Wonders of Christmas...'
Dale Schwicker | 8/28/14
LIBRARY NEWS: Help Wanted for Friends of the Library Christmas Tree : The Christmas tree will have a candyland theme, so they are looking for ornaments that relate in some way to candy...
Carole Howard & Library Staff | 8/28/14
A Timberwright on Reservoir Hill : The Observation Deck structure at the crest of Reservoir Hill, is standing with roofing and decking yet to be done...
Norm Vance | 8/27/14
Sunrise Ranch to Host 'Becoming A Sun' : Sunrise Ranch, located west of Loveland, will hold its fourth annual Creative Field Conference...
Keahi Ewa | 8/25/14
LIBRARY NEWS: GED Orientation Starts September 9 : GED is a series of four tests in language arts, mathematical reasoning, science and social studies...
Carole Howard & Library Staff | 8/21/14
16th Annual Southwest Brewfest in Buckley Park This Weekend : More than 50 breweries to help raise funds for United Way of SW Colorado...
Special to the Post | 8/20/14
Business, Health, Education 
A POSITIVE VIEW OF RURAL: You Share Your Success Stories : We had a small, but intimate turnout. There were just nine of us total...
Becky McCray | 8/28/14
'Starting Your Business' Half-Day Workshop : Presenters include a Small Business Specialist, Marketing Expert, Small Business Banker, an Attorney...
Lynn Asano | 8/27/14
Former Police Chief Opens 'THC' Brownie Company : 'Our brownies can be legally transported across state lines, carried through airport security checkpoints...'
Special to the Post | 8/26/14
LETTER: Thanks from Pagosa Verde Symposium : The Symposium attracted over 80 dignitaries and participants...
Jerome Smith & Sally High | 8/26/14
FINANCIALLY SPEAKING: Meeting in Jackson Hole : This meeting was no different, only this time the off-the-cuff remarks he made dealt with inflation...
Peter Johnson | 8/26/14
Improving Health Care in the Criminal Justice System : Criminal justice populations have substantially higher rates of medical, mental health and addiction problems ...
Michelle Webster | 8/25/14
Recreation & Environment 
Senator Udall Marks Founding of National Parks Service : 'Our public lands form the very foundation of the Centennial State...'
Mike Saccone | 8/26/14
Natural Gas Waste Goes 'Up in Flames' : State oversight allows flaring in North Dakota and Texas to emit greenhouse gases equal to 1.5 million cars...
Alan Septoff | 8/22/14
Night Sky Program at Navajo State Park : The evening program will begin at 8pm with a presentation about the astronomy of the native Navajo people...
Special to the Post | 8/19/14
RECREATION NEWS: Youth Soccer Assessments Tomorrow : The 9-10 assessment will begin at 5:20pm and run until 6:30pm...
Special to the Post | 8/18/14
Leave No Trace Trainer Course in Southwest Colorado  : Designed for people who actively teach others outdoors skills or provide recreation information to the public...
Stacy Boone | 8/15/14
Steamworks-Animas Valley Half Marathon Supports Fort Lewis Runners : Half Marathon and beer sales yield more than $4,500 for Marc Witkes Memorial Scholarship...
Indiana Reed | 8/14/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
HAIKU : blown-glass blue...
Susan J. Tweit | 8/25/14
ESSAY: Borderfree : Rose bushes, morning glories and four-o-clocks have bloomed, and each day we eat tomatoes, mint and green onions...
Kathy Kelly | 8/22/14
ESSAY: Those Who Value Life : Suddenly the term 'enemy' expands to the whole population of people...
Robert J. Gould | 8/13/14
ESSAY: Bloodied and Besieged in Gaza : Since the beginning of Israel’s invasion, more than 1,800 Palestinians have been killed, mostly civilians...
Brian Trautman | 8/5/14
POEM: The Exit : Outside the window, a feral cat sits at the edge...
Bill Hudson | 8/5/14
HAIKU : ivory arms rain-washed...
Susan J. Tweit | 8/4/14
 
   

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