Salida News Summaries
Friday, August 22, 2014

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Front Page 
NEW PHOTO ESSAY: Christmas Card Contest Winners at Columbine Manor : August 15 was a day of anticipation for the artists at Columbine Manor Care Center...
Cynda Green | 8/22/14
PHOTO ESSAY: USA Pro Challenge Delivers in Salida : With an international audience watching, who knows what those few minutes in Salida will lead to?
Cynda Green | 8/21/14
GOCO Coming to Salida August 21 for Input on New Strategic Plan : Now it is time to develop a new strategic plan to guide our work for the next five to ten years...
Special to the Post | 8/18/14
2014 Pagosa Verde Symposium Welcomes Participants : In its third year, the Symposium has stretched into a two-day event...
Sally High | 8/15/14
City Announces More Downtown Street Closures : The listed route will be manned by police officers. The officers will be re-routing traffic...
Special to the Post | 8/15/14
New Face at City Hall : Samora was the Town Clerk and Treasurer for the Town of Center, Colorado since May 2011...
Special to the Post | 8/14/14
Opinions & Letters 
NEW OPINION: The Unchecked Expansion of City Administrator Authority : The Council majority has been able to pass every aspect of their agenda, but still they complain...
Melodee Hallett | 8/22/14
NEW EDITORIAL: Why Colorado Teachers are Quitting, Part Two : 'Teaching is the most rewarding job I have ever had. That is why I am sad to leave the profession I love...'
Bill Hudson | 8/22/14
EDITORIAL: Why Colorado Teachers are Quitting, Part One : 'Iím sad to be leaving a place that has meant so much to me...'
Bill Hudson | 8/21/14
OPINION: A Campaign to Improve Salida's Government : I felt it fair to provide you an opportunity for input while this campaign is going on...
TL Baker | 8/21/14
LETTER: 'Dog Daze of Summer' Set for Saturday : This Dog Daze event continues to be a popular event that has been organized annually for several years...
Special to the Post | 8/20/14
LETTER: Another 'Yes' Vote for a Constitutional Convention : We the people, united can make changes to our government...
Susan Valliant | 8/20/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
VIDEO: Tiffany Christopher to Perform at The Book Haven August 25 : She has a unique sound that pulls from many different genres of music...
Special to the Post | 8/19/14
Stage Left Announces 'One Act' Audition Dates : These three winning plays were selected from over 40 entries from all over the country...
Special to the Post | 8/18/14
WANTED: Artistic Renderings of the Capitol Dome : From what I can determine, at least $5 million of the Capitol Dome project funding was diverted by legislators...
Bill Hudson | 8/15/14
Update on Four Corners Folk Festival Workshops, Free Yoga : Workshops are free and open to all festival-goers with a valid wristband for that day...
Special to the Post | 8/15/14
Guest Artists Julianne Miller, Mohan Shacklett at Tomorrow's 'Creative Mixer' : This popular social get-together is a fun way for local artists, writers, musicians, and art lovers to meet...
Special to the Post | 8/13/14
VIDEO: Pedal Power Art : Community public art projects take shape...
Special to the Post | 8/13/14
Business, Health, Education 
NEW Free Lecture Scheduled on 'Colorado Sales Tax Law' : You may be aware that a number of improvements have been made to your downtown...
Special to the Post | 8/22/14
City Seeks Seasonal Municipal Worker : This position will perform a wide variety of manual labor and semi-skilled work...
Special to the Post | 8/18/14
Colorado Tourism Office Seeking 'Matching Grant' Applicants : Funds will be awarded to organizations whose objective is to promote the state or the defined region...
Special to the Post | 8/15/14
Collegiate Peaks Forum Presents Futurist Thomas Frey Thursday Night : The Boulder Daily Camera has referred to him as the 'Father of Invention'...
Special to the Post | 8/13/14
Justice Hobbs to Speak at 2014 Water Symposium : Representatives from federal, state, and local agencies will provide an understanding of water law and related issues...
Denise Rue-Pastin | 8/13/14
Become a Certified Flagger : WIA Program of the CaŮon City Workforce Center will be holding a Colorado Flagging Certification Course in Salida...
Special to the Post | 8/8/14
Recreation & Environment 
NEW Natural Gas Waste Goes 'Up in Flames' : State oversight allows flaring in North Dakota and Texas to emit greenhouse gases equal to 1.5 million cars...
Alan Septoff | 8/22/14
AHRA Announces Grizzly Peak Caldera Hike : The moderate hike will begin at 8:45am near the top of Independence Pass...
Rose Bayless | 8/19/14
Toilet Problems at North Fork Campground : Forest Service officials determined that closing the facility would be the best course of action at this time...
Special to the Post | 8/18/14
Hunting Works for Colorado : 'Businesses across Colorado, large and small, are benefitting from spending by hunters and recreational shooters...'
Troy Olsen | 8/13/14
Blackout in the Gas Patch : Pennsylvania prioritizes fracking at expense of law, health, environment...
Alan Septoff | 8/8/14
'A Renter's Market' Discusses Outdated Oil and Gas Rental Rates : CWP finds that updating oil and gas rental rates could generate an additional $56 million annually for taxpayers...
Erin Moriarty | 8/7/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
NEW ESSAY: Borderfree : Rose bushes, morning glories and four-o-clocks have bloomed, and each day we eat tomatoes, mint and green onions...
Kathy Kelly | 8/22/14
ESSAY: Those Who Value Life : Suddenly the term 'enemy' expands to the whole population of people...
Robert J. Gould | 8/13/14
ESSAY: Bloodied and Besieged in Gaza : Since the beginning of Israelís invasion, more than 1,800 Palestinians have been killed, mostly civilians...
Brian Trautman | 8/5/14
POEM: The Exit : Outside the window, a feral cat sits at the edge...
Bill Hudson | 8/5/14
HAIKU : ivory arms rain-washed...
Susan J. Tweit | 8/4/14
ESSAY: The Works of War : We wanted to hear Carmenís first impressions of traveling the streets of Kabul on his way from the airport...
Kathy Kelly | 8/1/14
 
   

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