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Fri
13
Feb

OURAY COUNTY Weehawken offers class in print making

Plaindealer Staff Report
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Weehawken Creative Arts and instructor Ann E. Cheeks present a two-day print making class at Weehawken Ridgway (The Old School House) on Feb. 27-28.

Fri
13
Feb

OURAY COUNTY Snowshoeing to Yankee Girl

By Bill Tiedje
bill@ouraynews.com

For a family friendly way to enjoy the snowy backcountry and learn about local history, there are still a few spots remaining on the Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership's annual winter mine tour with the Ouray County Historical Society on Feb. 21.

Thu
12
Feb

CITY OF OURAY: PC says no to CMV parking

By Sheridan Block
sheridan@ouraynews.com

Unless Mother Nature says otherwise, commercial vehicles hoping for a break in Ouray will have to either truck on or stop elsewhere, because the planning commission is saying no to overnight parking.

Thu
12
Feb

OURAY COUNTY: Public Health seeks funding for immunization projects

By Sheridan Block
sheridan@ouraynews.com

Ouray County Public Health Agency is looking to ramp up its immunization efforts and will pursue state grants to help in its endeavor.

Thu
12
Feb

WESTERN SLOPE Flex water use bill passes House

By Bill Tiedje
bill@ouraynews.com

A bill that would allow temporary transfers of irrigation water rights to other beneficial uses within the same basin passed the Colorado House on Tuesday.

Thu
12
Feb

OURAY COUNTY Land conservation subject of presentation

Plaindealer Staff Report
plaindealer@ouraynews.com

Three leaders of regional conservation organizations will offer success stories and discuss the future of land conservation in Ouray County at the next Ridgway Ouray Community Council Talk, “Land Trusts, Smart Growth – Protecting Our County.”

Wed
11
Feb

TOWN OF RIDGWAY: Sherbino features live music for Mardi Gras

Plaindealer Staff Report
plaindealer@ouraynews.com

Sherbino Theater’s Mardi Gras Celebration will be Friday, Feb. 13, at 8 p.m. Local band Joint Point will deliver top-notch and high-energy music for dancing, along with glow sticks and hula hoops.  
Cash bar; $10 entry.  
 

Tue
10
Feb

WESTERN SLOPE: Grammy winner headlines at Montrose Pavilion


Renowned musician Judy Collins will perform at the Montrose Pavilion on Friday, Feb. 13. Courtesy photo

By Sheridan Block
sheridan@ouraynews.com

At 75 years old, singer-songwriter Judy Collins is still powering through the music industry, continuing to prove her talents through new songs and world tours.
Next Friday, Feb. 13, the Grammy award winner will bring her beloved talents to the Montrose Pavilion in what she said will "definitely be a Judy Collins show."

Mon
09
Feb

TOWN OF RIDGWAY: Poetry "play-shop" offered

Plaindealer Staff Report
plaindealer@ouraynews.com

Ridgway resident Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer will lead a ‘play-shop’ on Sunday, Mar. 1 in the Ridgway Library Conference room from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Trommer will focus on the building blocks of poetry while taking a look at poetic forms including sonnets, sestinas, haiku and more. The class will give students a basic foundation and knowledge of poetry as well as the tools to write poetry for themselves.  
Cost is $90.
To register call 970-318-0150 or go to www.weehawkenarts.org.

Mon
09
Feb

OURAY COUNTY Sneffels Traverse 6


2014 Sneffels Traverse co-winners Scott Simmons and Brian Smith near the race’s high point of Wilson Creek Summit. Plaindealer photo by Bill Tiedje

By Bill Tiedje
bill@ouraynews.com

This year may see the return of a local champion in the sixth annual Sneffels Traverse, a 25 mile cross-country ski race across the base of the Sneffels Range, according to San Juan Huts Systems's Joe Ryan.

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