Pagosa Springs News Summaries
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Local News - Opinions & Editorials - Business & Real Estate - Neighbors & Families - Arts & Entertainment - Sports & Recreation - Humor - Health & Environment - Religion & Philosophy 
Local News 
Sowing the Seeds of Government Subsidy, Part Six : 'The GGP has professional representation on the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education...'
Bill Hudson | 9/30/14
LWV to Host Commissioner Candidates Forum on October 7 : The two candidates are incumbent Commissioner Michael Whiting and Republican challenger, Ray Lattin...
Mary Beth McAuley | 9/30/14
Sowing the Seeds of Government Subsidy, Part Five : Luckily, most of our front yard garden is inside two cheap, homemade greenhouses, where the deer can't get at them...
Bill Hudson | 9/29/14
PHOTO ESSAY: Twin Lakes, Into the Looking Glass : I parked, grabbed my camera, and ran across the highway unscathed...
Cynda Green | 9/29/14
A Friendly Investigation at the Springs Resort : He handed me his business card and invited me to send him an email if I wanted further information...
Bill Hudson | 9/26/14
Sowing the Seeds of Government Subsidy, Part Four : What would such a project cost, and how would it be funded?
Bill Hudson | 9/26/14
Are You Ready to Vote? : If you are a Republican or a Democrat, there is a very simple test...
Jim Huffman | 9/26/14
Sowing the Seeds of Government Subsidy, Part Three : 'What are you asking us for money for? You have $150,000 in your savings account...'
Bill Hudson | 9/25/14
Opinions & Editorials 
EDITORIAL: A Simple Framework for the Future, Part Three : Are we steering a new course? Or did we only manage to swab the deck?
Bill Hudson | 9/30/14
LETTER: Trade Agreements are Ruining America : For example, the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has only 5 chapters of the 29 that actually deal with trade...
Sue Long | 9/29/14
EDITORIAL: A Simple Framework for the Future, Part Two : Which is perfectly understandable if you analyze the group of 24 people selected to help create this plan...
Bill Hudson | 9/29/14
LETTER: What Can Be Done About Barking Dogs? : I have a neighbor who has an unknown number of hound dogs that bark almost constantly, 24 hours a day...
Dennis Finn | 9/29/14
EDITORIAL: A Simple Framework for the Future, Part One :  The 'Framework' is still in a draft form, but Ms. Reed plans to roll out a presentation...
Bill Hudson | 9/26/14
OPINION: Proper Priorities for Local Child Care : The biggest Seeds fund raising event is 'The Little Black Dress Affair,' which is a fine community attraction for women...
Lyn Dryburgh | 9/25/14
LETTER: Mark Udall’s Broken Record : CBS 4 in Denver has tried for two months to get Senator Udall to agree to a ‘prime-time’ one-hour live television debate...
Dagmar Huffman | 9/25/14
OPINION: Banned Books in Jefferson County? : 'State-funded school curriculum should promote academic integrity, not ideological agendas...'
John Krieger | 9/24/14
Business & Real Estate 
SPECIAL REPORT: Licensed Child Care in Short Supply in Colorado : This struggle is particularly difficult for families with infants and young toddlers...
Andrea Streff | 9/30/14
'State of Working' Report Summarizes Colorado Employment Story : 'It's disturbing that during a period of economic growth we see so many Coloradans falling behind...'
Terry Scanlon | 9/29/14
Lee Riley's Real Estate Report : Speaking of grandkids, I'm thinking of building a tree fort in my yard...
Lee Riley | 9/26/14
Coalition Wins $2.9 Million Teacher Preparation Grant : The Coalition will use the grant to train new STEM teachers for elementary and middle schools in rural Colorado...
Philip Clelland | 9/26/14
VIDEO: Reserve Your Spot at 2015 Solar Power Colorado Exposition : Solar Power Colorado offers a tremendous opportunity to reach 500+ solar business leaders and influencers...
Jason Henderson | 9/25/14
Autumn Yellowing of Conifer Needles a Normal Process : Soon-to-be shed needles typically turn yellow first, then a reddish-brown color before dropping off...
Ryan Lockwood | 9/23/14
Veterans Event Tomorrow in Durango to Address VA Services : The meeting will focus on the VA's singular charge of obtaining feedback from Veterans and community members...
George Usinowicz | 9/23/14
Ear Ye, Ear Ye: Ear Inflammation Common in Dogs : It is important to seek veterinary care to prevent severe pain and damage to deeper structures of the ear...
Jennifer Schissler Pendergraft | 9/22/14
Neighbors & Families 
1st Annual Girl Scout Easter Bunny Bash!  : Easter egg hunts, pictures with the Easter Bunny, bouncy house and more...
Aubri Limebrook | 3/28/13
Kit Carson's Pagosa Springs History : Thanks once again to Norm Vance...
Lauri Heraty | 3/26/13
Kit Carson Museum in Taos to be Featured on Upcoming 'Mystery Detectives' : History, mystery and a bit of fiction just a short ways down the road...
Jim Levy | 3/25/13
LIBRARY NEWS:Benefits of Reading to Kids : Academy Film today, Jewelry Making for teens tomorrow...
Carole Howard & Library Staff | 3/21/13
Senator Mark Udall’s Staff to Meet with Veterans at Pagosa Baking Company  : Veterans Roundtable to take place next Wednesday…
Special to the Post | 3/20/13
Dancing with Stress, Managing Overwhelm : Women's Seminar this Thursday...
MaryJo Coulehan | 3/19/13
World Heritage Exchange Program Seeking Families : Students come from Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan...
Courtney Wade | 3/19/13
Archuleta County Education Center “Silver Star” Celebration Fundraiser Luncheon : The Heart-Mind Connection: Helping Students Achieve Success...
Rosalind Marshall | 3/18/13
Arts & Entertainment 
PHOTO ESSAY: Colorfest 2014 : Twenty six hot air balloonists enjoyed perfect weather both Saturday and Sunday mornings for their mass ascensions...
Cindi Galabota | 9/26/14
Artists Sought for Duck Stamp Competition : 'It is amazing every year to see what the artists come up with,' said Tilman Bishop, a volunteer member...
Special to the Post | 9/26/14
Come Experience 'Sol Fire' at Chile Cha Cha on Saturday : Being able to share their music with so many different people has been Sol Fire’s greatest honor....
Jacque Aragon | 9/25/14
LIBRARY NEWS: Maker Lab plus Elephant & Piggie Party : This special program for all ages lets you tinker with various projects...
Carole Howard & Library Staff | 9/25/14
Did You Play in the School Band? : Ages in our band range from musicians in junior high and high school to those who are somewhere north of 70...
Larry Baisdon | 9/24/14
Presentation on 'Spiritual Hypnotherapy' Next Monday : Avalon Haykus received her Masters Degree in Psychology from Antioch University in 1982...
Lynnzie Sutton | 9/24/14
PHOTO ESSAY: Colorfest Reflections : 2014 Colorfest Balloon Rally, through a quirky lens...
Anna O'Reilly | 9/22/14
Golf Women Choose Thingamajig Theatre as 2015 Charity : PSWGA members have raised more than $71,000 for different Pagosa charities...
Carole Howard | 9/19/14
Sports & Recreation 
Town of Pagosa Springs Recreation Department News : T-ball registration on now, get your form here...
Tom Carosello | 3/27/13
Wolf Creek: Easter Bunny on His Way! : Fun weekend ahead on the slopes...
Special to the Post | 3/27/13
Kansas Increases Crossbow Usage During Archery Season : For many years, crossbows were permitted in Kansas only for those with physical limitations...
Special to the Post | 3/27/13
Fishing and Hunting Licenses on Sale Now : Pagosa Springs Anglers must have new license for the season by April 1...
Special to the Post | 3/20/13
Pagosa Springs High School Boys Baseball Need You! : Read about the plight of a team trying to compete when their field lay under the snow...
Leanne Goebel | 3/18/13
Wolf Creek: Perfect Weekend to Ski Between the Influx of Springs Breaks in Texas and Oklahoma : Texas moves out this weekend and Oklahoma settles in, crowds should be light as the shift takes place...
Special to the Post | 3/15/13
Wolf Creek: Come Meet the Avalanche Dogs and Trainers : St. Patricks Day Race on Sunday...
Special to the Post | 3/13/13
Wolf Creek: 29 Inches of New Snow! : Blue Bird Day at Wolf Creek!
Special to the Post | 3/11/13
Humor 
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
ESSAY: End the Outing : In earlier decades, gay and lesbian celebrities lived in fear that their careers would be destroyed...
Laura Finley | 9/26/14
ESSAY: The New Silent Majority : Brothers, it’s the fourth quarter, the clock is ticking, and there are no more time outs...
Rob Okun | 9/22/14
ESSAY: Nationalist Illusions : This rhetoric, of course, is the lead-in to yet another American-led war in the Middle East...
Lawrence Wittner | 9/15/14
HAIKU : forty-four degrees...
Susan J. Tweit | 9/12/14
HAIKU : rain’s gentle patter...
Susan J. Tweit | 9/9/14
ESSAY: The True Poverty Rate : Let’s be clear — poverty, especially if you’re born into it, can be difficult to escape
Emily Cleath | 9/8/14
Health & Environment 
RECREATION NEWS: Youth Basketball, Donations and Volunteers Needed for Halloween : Registration for this year’s 7- and 8-year-old youth basketball has begun and will run through October 10...
Special to the Post | 9/30/14
CPW Seeking Information on Telluride Poaching Incident : 'These type of illegal activities are not condoned by legal ethical hunters who obey the laws...'
Special to the Post | 9/30/14
'Volunteer Day' Planned for Reservoir Hill Observation Deck : Please meet at the gate at 9am and you can drive to the meadow and walk up to the top of the hill...
Special to the Post | 9/29/14
Two West Slope Water Districts Agree on Drought Policy : The two boards unanimously adopted a recommended priority for a contingency plan...
Laura Spann | 9/25/14
Nordic Club Wolf Creek Season Ski Pass Drawing : The Wolf Creek Ski Area Season Pass drawing will be held on Friday, September 26 at 6pm...
James Dickhoff | 9/23/14
National Parks Service Announces 'Partnership Awards' : 'These incredibly dedicated partners have raised the bar for cooperation and support...'
Special to the Post | 9/18/14
Hunting Opportunities for Ability-Impaired in Ridgway : No other hunting is allowed in the area and the hunt will be guided...
Special to the Post | 9/15/14
Groups File Appeal on Longmont Fracking Ban : 'The judge failed to apply the law correctly and the decision deserves review by the higher courts...'
Alan Septoff | 9/11/14
Religion & Philosophy 
Pagosah Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Service Topic: 'What Is the Resurrection?' : Hope and mystery and everyday miracles...
John Graves | 3/26/13
Catholic Church Sponsoring 'Passion of the Christ' at Liberty Theater : This Wednesday at 7pm...
Roxanne Schick | 3/25/13
Catholic Church Holy Week Schedule : 
Roxanne Schick | 3/25/13
Stumbling Upon a Fairy Tale : The continuing story of the little Pagosa Springs girl who fell sick with the bubonic plague...
Darcy Downing | 3/21/13
Jesus, Be the Center : The Spirit of God touches our heart (mind, will, emotions, belief) and our nature is changed...
Mark Disbrow | 3/20/13
Be a Neighbor :  Radical gospel-neighboring should cost us something...
Mark Disbrow | 3/13/13
Pagosah Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Service this Sunday : 'The Six Sources of Unitarian Universalism' presented by Julie Loar.
John Graves | 3/12/13
Human, After All : He was commonly called a curmudgeon...
Michael Lee Joshua | 3/11/13
 
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