Opinion

Now, more than ever, it’s vital to shop local

The joy of eating out after a long day, the fun of meeting friends for a drink or the convenience of buying a cup of coffee on the way to work have disappeared from our lives for a while. Gov. Jared Polis has ordered all dine-in establishments closed as we practice strict social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Delivery and take out are still options.

A time for facts, not panic

We are living in extraordinary times. If you think that’s an overstatement, consider the last time you were unable to take a dip at the Ouray Hot Springs