Feature Coverage

Local athletes place at state

The Ouray, Ridgway and Silverton cross country team wrapped up its fall 2019 season with six runners from local schools competing in the 5K race in the Class 1A state

Space to Create artwork unveiled

Around 50 people gathered Sunday afternoon to watch the unveiling of artist Jimmy Descant’s “The Ridgway Ride with Space to Create” assemblage art, which marks the location of the Space

Meet the school board candidates

Valene Baskfield, MSW Age: 48 Profession: Educator. Currently the director of a local scholar’s program (the Chang Chavkin Scholars Program) providing college access and equity to local high school students.

A restoration full of Grit

Before it was the residence of spunky Mattie Ross and before John Wayne’s Rooster Cogburn jumped its fence on his horse, the sprawling ranch about three miles down Last Dollar