Salida News Summaries
Friday, April 18, 2014

Front Page - Opinions & Letters - Arts, Culture, Community - Business, Health, Education - Recreation & Environment - Essays, Poetry, Humor - Archives
Front Page 
NEW Creative Summit to Feature Locally Sourced Food : The winning proposal for the Summit meals was submitted by Kalamatapit Catering...
Special to the Post | 4/18/14
City's Announced Merger of Departments Never Happened, We are Told : 'That is why the City Council took no action on the merger. There was no merger...'
Bill Hudson | 4/17/14
City Council on Overwhelm? : And last but not least, a possible executive session...
Bill Hudson | 4/15/14
Local Organizations Collaborate to Present Earth Day on Saturday : Excel Energy will have some great giveaways, and Atmos Energy will be grilling hamburgers and hot dogs...
Special to the Post | 4/15/14
ESSAY: The Ludlow Massacre, A Personal Perspective : The silence was welcome until the sound of the conflagration around the camp was unmistakable...
Kirby Perschbacher | 4/14/14
Planned Burns in Chaffee County : This project involves burning up to 500 acres to reduce the accumulation of hazardous fuels...
Special to the Post | 4/14/14
Opinions & Letters 
NEW OPINION: Salida Can Do Better : We have an Administrator with almost no prior leadership or administration experience or training...
Nancy Dominick | 4/18/14
LETTER: Mr. Kitson's Lack of Civility : Mr. Kitson should be more specific when he makes accusations...
Jan Sebastian | 4/17/14
OPINION: Why Marriage Matters : 'Many of my friends and congregants are lesbian or gay, and I want them to have the same rights and recognition...'
Jon Monteith | 4/17/14
OPINION: Help Stop the DARK Act : Its no surprise that industry chose the Kansas Republican as their cheerleader...
Special to the Post | 4/16/14
OPINION: Proposed Land Use Code Changes Could Diminish Property Rights : These homes lend character to our city, and contribute to its historic feel...
Jeff Auxier | 4/15/14
OPINION: A Lack of Civility : The questions I raised should have been asked by City Council, but apparently were not...
Cynda Green | 4/14/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
NEW 'Folk N Blues' Posters Ready for the Street Team : We especially need people in the following towns and cities...
Special to the Post | 4/18/14
News from Stage Left Theatre : Perfect for Salida's Stage Left Theatre: Short, sweet and hilarious with a wonderful cast...
Special to the Post | 4/16/14
Arkansas Valley Music and Dance Event on Saturday : Live music and lively dancing! No partner or experience needed...
Special to the Post | 4/14/14
Council on the Arts 'Creative Mixer' Tomorrow Night : John Kiteley is the featured musician...
Special to the Post | 4/9/14
New Public Access TV Group Forming : The Salida Community Center is seeking the designation as the operating managing organization...
Special to the Post | 4/7/14
Photographer John Fielder at CSU : Colorado photographer John Fielder has launched a special event tour celebrating 50 years of the Wilderness Act...
Jennifer Dimas | 4/3/14
Business, Health, Education 
Sangre de Cristo Electric Supports 9Health Fair : 'We have a firm commitment to support the health of the people in our community...'
Linda Nyberg | 4/15/14
Mental Health First Aid Targets Youth : The Youth Track is designed for adults, family members, caregivers, school staff, health and human services workers...
Gwen Johnson | 4/15/14
Ten Tips for Paying Your Federal Taxes : You can pay taxes electronically 24/7 on IRS.gov...
Special to the Post | 4/15/14
H Street Work Continues... on 8th Street : Xcel will be going all the way up to Hwy 50 during this project to prepare for the possible next phase of the project...
Special to the Post | 4/14/14
Does Your Insurance Provide Minimum Essential Coverage? : Minimum essential coverage does not include coverage providing only limited benefits...
Special to the Post | 4/10/14
City Seeks Seasonal Parks Employees : Work schedule is 40 hours per week and may include weekend and evening work...
Special to the Post | 4/8/14
Recreation & Environment 
NEW City to Roll Out Energy Plan Tomorrow at Earth Day Party : The kickoff for the Energy Focus plan will feature giveaways from Xcel Energy and Atmos Energy...
Special to the Post | 4/18/14
State Forest Service Seeking to Authorize 'Private Forests' : The program provides an opportunity for private landowners to retain ownership and management of their land...
Jennifer Dimas | 4/11/14
Trout Unlimited Lecture Tomorrow Night : The Gunnison Gorge Anglers TU chapter, based in Montrose, recently completed two interesting and important projects...
Special to the Post | 4/8/14
Sportsmen's Roundtable in Monte Vista : During the first hour of the meeting a presentation about an ongoing elk research project will be given...
Special to the Post | 4/7/14
AHRA Hikes the Barbara Whipple and Midland Grade Trails : Volunteer Naturalist Bob Hickey will lead the public on a captivating hike on April 12...
Rose Bayless | 4/7/14
GARNA Events at Monarch Mountain This Saturday : Well be up at the mountain leading some fun activities about how nature survives and thrives during the winter...
Special to the Post | 4/2/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
ESSAY: Budgets as Moral Documents : Unfortunately, in our current dysfunctional national body politic, there lacks the leadership and courage...
Robert Dodge | 4/14/14
ESSAY: America's Peace Ships : By the time the stricken vessel reached its home port in Japan, the 23 crew members were in advanced stages of radiation poisoning...
Lawrence S. Wittner | 4/10/14
ESSAY: Any Courtroom in China : 'International law is not an empty promise, and treaties must be enforced...'
John LaForge | 4/8/14
HUMOR: The IRS Wants to be My Facebook Friend : Just a big blank, pale blue column... with nothing in it...
Louis Cannon | 3/28/14
HUMOR: The Banker : 'His desk is larger than my livingroom,' I found myself thinking, for no particular reason...
Louis Cannon | 3/3/14
DEVIL MOUNTAIN CHRONICLES: Concerning Intelligent Life in the Universe : Not long after they first arrived, they interbred with our caveman ancestors (but only the cute ones)...
DC Duncan | 2/26/14
 
   

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