“How’s the fishing?” That’s a question Eric Gardunio has endured for years up here at Crystal Reservoir. This time, it’s an angler from New Mexico passing through on vacation who spotted the Colorado Parks and Wildlife logo on the side of Gardunio’s truck and sauntered over. “Well, that’s what we…
The last concert in the series of Live In Ouray’s Summer Concert Series happens Monday, upstairs at Brickhouse 737. The concert, which starts at 7:30 p.m., features percussionist Rudy Royston and his eclectic Flatbed Buggy Project. Royston’s band includes a quintet featuring the accordion, cello,…
A story on Page 1 of the Sept. 12 edition, "Adios, Adobe Inn," misspelled the last name of owners of The Pueblo, the predecessor to the Adobe Inn. The owners were Larry and Charlotte Milliken.
The Ouray Public Library is celebrating a Community Facilities grant of $1,800 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The check was presented on Sept. 10 and the money will be used for new furniture and blinds.
From the Ouray County Herald and Ouray County Plaindealer: 50 Years Ago September 11, 1969 - September 18, 1969 - Editorial: We're once again hearing howls of anguish over Ouray's restaurant situation. When will these folks get together to advertise or otherwise make known their hours, and decide…
We joined the world of Jeep owners last month when we found a 2010 Jeep Wrangler in Denver with low miles and high potential for fun. Jeeps are supposed to be the main ingredient for adventure in these parts during the summer, though the Land Cruiser, Land Rover and occasional Oldsmobile up Yankee…
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Dear Editor, The town of Ouray has a wonderful park in Box Canon. The staff are caring and engaged and the falls are impressive. The town of Ouray also has a responsibility to protect the endangered black swifts that nest in the grotto near the falls. Many of our friends have…
An "exploded romantic comedy" with an interesting title will be the grand finale of UpstART's 2019 theater season this weekend, with the performance of "Stupid F--king Bird" at the Sherbino Theater. The play, a contemporary adaptation of Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull," debuted only six years ago,…
Dear Editor, In the debate about the funding of maintenance for county roads, I think that it is imperative that non-resident users be charged a fee. I live off Camp Bird Road, one of the roads most used by visitors with their Can-Am and RZR Side-by-Sides as well as tricked-out Jeeps. Every summer…
LETTER TO THE EDITOR Dear Editor, I must take this opportunity to express to the Ouray Mountain Rescue team, each and every one, our gratefulness for rescuing our dear friends on Saturday, August 17th on Corkscrew Pass. We have begun referring to the incident as the “Miracle on Corkscrew Pass”…
After a year hiatus, the Central City Opera company returns to the Wright Opera House on Friday with a small cabaret show that blends classical and modern music pieces. "So This is Love," a story of romance and music, plays at the Wright Friday night, with doors opening at 7 and the performance…
  It took a while to get it rolling. But there will be a 55th year of the Ouray Jeep Raffle. The…
  Ouray County voters will have a roads-funding question to consider on the ballot in November,…
  Bears took advantage of a blogger who left food in her open-topped Jeep last week at the KOA…
  “How’s the fishing?” That’s a question Eric Gardunio has endured for years up here at Crystal Reservoir. This time, it’s an angler from New Mexico passing through on vacation who spotted the Colorado Parks and Wildlife logo on the side of Gardunio’s truck and sauntered over. “Well, that’s what we’re trying to figure out,” he replied to the fisherman. Gardunio just finished his monthly visit here to gather data for a study – one that he hopes will help improve the fishing here. Fishing here at Crystal, also called Full Moon Reservoir, hasn’t…
A story on Page 1 of the Sept. 12 edition, "Adios, Adobe Inn," misspelled the last name of owners of The Pueblo, the predecessor to the Adobe Inn. The owners…
CRESTED BUTTE - Those who do business in Crested Butte are well aware of the challenges — whether in the availability of workforce housing, finding enough…
WESTERN COLORADO An advisory group that makes recommendations to Bureau of Land Management field offices in southwestern Colorado, including the Uncompahgre…
An "exploded romantic comedy" with an interesting title will be the grand finale of UpstART's 2019 theater season this weekend, with the performance of "Stupid…
After a year hiatus, the Central City Opera company returns to the Wright Opera House on Friday with a small cabaret show that blends classical and modern…
The last concert in the series of Live In Ouray’s Summer Concert Series happens Monday, upstairs at Brickhouse 737. The concert, which starts at 7:30 p.m.,…