News

Thu
02
Oct

OURAY COUNTY USFS working group seeks participants

By Bill Tiedje
bill@ouraynews.com

Facilitated by the Public Lands Partnership, the U.S. Forest Service is asking individuals to participate in a working group on its Spruce Beetle Epidemic and Aspen Decline Management Response project during a meeting on Oct. 9 in Montrose.

Thu
02
Oct

OURAY COUNTY Changes in national forests

By Bill Tiedje
bill@ouraynews.com

Changes may be on the way for national forest lands in Ouray County at both its northern and southern extents.

Thu
02
Oct

OURAY COUNTY Community Chorus seeks new singers

By Bill Tiedje
bill@ouraynews.com

Young and old community members will join together for the enjoyment of singing in the Ouray County Community Chorus as the group prepares a number of traditional and sing-a-long Christmas songs for their upcoming concert.

Wed
01
Oct

OURAY COUNTY: MSHA notification will not affect Fortune's production at Revenue

By Sheridan Block
sheridan@ouraynews.com

One year and 92 citations later, the Revenue silver mine was issued a Pattern of Violation notice by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration last Thursday.

Mon
29
Sep

OURAY COUNTY Firefighters: high value volunteers

 

By Bill Tiedje

bill@ouraynews.com

 

 

Volunteer firefighters protect all of Ouray County and serve 70 percent of the total land surface of Colorado, but with rigorous training requirements, unpredictable hours and the inherent physical demands of the job, these men and women are in high demand.

Sun
28
Sep

OURAY COUNTY: Saunders and Tisdel face off in first debate

By Sheridan Block
sheridan@ouraynews.com

We’re in the midst of election season and candidates are making every effort to pull in votes. Board of County Commissioner hopefuls Lezah Saunders and Ben Tisdel participated in the first local debate of the season last Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Divide Ranch Club House on Log Hill.

Sat
27
Sep

OURAY COUNTY: Revenue issued Patterns of Violation notice

By Sheridan Block
sheridan@ouraynews.com

One year and 92 citations later, the Revenue silver mine was issued a Pattern of Violation notice by the US Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration on Thursday.

Fri
26
Sep

OURAY COUNTY Royalty proud to share rodeo spirit

 

By Bill Tiedje

bill@ouraynews.com

 

Crowned at the Labor Day Rodeo, the 2014-15 Ouray County rodeo royalty in the coming year will showcase the fun, excitement and community spirit of the rodeo until its return next fall.

Fri
26
Sep

OURAY COUNTY: Reward for information on injured calf

By Sheridan Block
sheridan@ouraynews.com

It was late Saturday morning at Kettle Creek Ranch when rancher Cristy Orvis went out to check on her cattle. What she expected to find was the herd grazing in the fields; instead she was shocked to see that an arrow was lodged in the face of one of her young calves.

Thu
25
Sep

OURAY SCHOOL: Ross resigns, Hinkson returns

By Sheridan Block
sheridan@ouraynews.com

It was with regret that the Ouray School Board accepted the resignation of Jane Ross on Monday. With many issues and work to be done within the next year alone, the board appointed former member Chris Hinkson to fill in the remainder of Ross' term.

Pages

Subscribe to News