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LOOKING BACK

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

First-time Jeep ownership off to a bumpy start

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

LOOKING BACK

From the Ouray County Herald and Ouray County Plaindealer: 50 Years Ago September 11, 1969 - Sixty experts in public health from throughout the nation are conducting one of the

It’s important you know we stand corrected

Believe me, there’s no one who hates getting things wrong more than I do. It literally makes me feel sick to my stomach, during that “oh s**t” moment where I

The benefits of reading every day

enhanced imagination, and in my opinion, most importantly, "it leads to their future academic success." I've frequently written about the importance of teaching reading at the elementary school level because

A little patience goes on a long way on the road

Recently I helped with directing traffic for the Iron Man competition held in Boulder County. It got me thinking about safety issues when dealing with special events and emergency situations

LOOKING BACK

From the Ouray County Herald and Ouray County Plaindealer: 50 Years Ago August 21, 1969 - If owners do not remove their junk cars and/or trailers left parked in Ouray

Want to help cool the warming Earth? Plant a tree

Planet Earth, the only home most of us and our descendants will ever know, needs our help. July 2019 was the hottest month in recorded history. “July has rewritten climate