Salida News Summaries
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Front Page - Opinions & Letters - Arts, Culture, Community - Business, Health, Education - Recreation & Environment - Essays, Poetry, Humor - Archives
Front Page 
Report from City Council Member Melodee Hallett : Some towns have come up with solutions that we could learn from...
Melodee Hallett | 7/21/14
'Art Cars' Event Today, Tomorrow at Box of Bubbles : You DO NOT need to be an artist to attend; you only need to have a desire to have fun...
Special to the Post | 7/18/14
7th Street Closure Next Week : The road will re-open in the evening on Tuesday, July 22...
Special to the Post | 7/18/14
Bicycle Lanes vs. Common Sense, Part Two : 'The U.S. population is growing at a substantial rate, but we’re selling fewer bicycles per person in the U.S.A....'
Bill Hudson | 7/17/14
Mudslides in Poncha Springs : 'Highway 285 closed due to multiple mudslides in the Poncha Springs area, no ETA reopen....'
Bill Hudson | 7/16/14
Bicycle Lanes vs. Common Sense, Part One : 'Look around you. Bikes are everywhere: in glamorous ads and fashionable neighborhoods, parked outside art galleries...'
Bill Hudson | 7/16/14
Opinions & Letters 
OPINION: The Latest City Administrator Fiasco : We can anticipate that Administrator Dara MacDonald will explain how the retail marijuana licensing process was bungled...
Monika Griesenbeck | 7/21/14
EDITORIAL: Mark Udall and the Sickness of Pregnancy : Gardner publicly suggested that 'prescription-only' contraceptives should be made available as 'over-the-counter' products...
Bill Hudson | 7/18/14
OPINION: Solving the Halloween Problem : The little buggers are only cute for a few years and then they go evil...
Kirby Perschbacher | 7/18/14
LETTER: The Immigration Crisis, and a Solution : He allowed this group of illegals to apply for work authorization in full defiance of existing federal law...
J. David Holt | 7/18/14
OPINION: Time is Now for Marriage Equality : 61% of Coloradans believe that everyone should have the freedom to marry the person they love...
Dave Montez | 7/14/14
LETTER: Initiative 75 Proponents Set Sights on 2016 : We're resubmitting the Community Rights Amendment for the next election cycle...
Cliff Willmeng | 7/13/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
Salida Aspen Concerts Present 'Tango Night' with Joyce Yang : International piano star Joyce Yang will return to Salida Wednesday, July 23 at 7:30pm...
Earle Kittleman | 7/21/14
Collegiate Peaks Forum Presents Dr. Matthew J. Brown Tonight in BV : 'The ideal of science as pure, inhuman and value free is neither reachable nor desirable...'
Special to the Post | 7/17/14
NEA Helping to Fund Art Project in Rural Colorado  : 'M12 demonstrates the best in creative community development and whose work will have a valuable impact...'
Special to the Post | 7/17/14
18th Annual Colorado Brewers Rendezvous on Saturday : We will have 75 Colorado brewers pouring over 200 different beers to quench your thirst and plenty of good food...
Special to the Post | 7/11/14
Four Ways to Support the Land Trust This Month : Helping the Land Trust can be fun, free and easy...
Special to the Post | 7/11/14
Salida Aspen Concerts Present 'Nyx Quartet' : This Saturday, July 12, Salida Aspen Concerts presents the Nyx Quartet and pianist Churen Li...
Special to the Post | 7/10/14
Business, Health, Education 
Wholistic Wellness Fair This Weekend : Homeopathy, Trager, Reiki mini-treatments, cutting breakthrough health science...
Special to the Post | 7/16/14
'Hot Yoga' Burns Calories : Colorado State University has produced some of the first scientific evidence that Bikram yoga has beneficial effects...
Jeff Dodge | 7/14/14
Ditch & Reservoir Alliance Offering Free Workshops : Colorado’s Water Plan is a state driven effort to help find solutions to the ever increasing demand for water...
Christian Gilmer | 7/11/14
The Value of Angie's List in a Rural Community : When you write a review, any member can read your comments but your name is not revealed...
Gordon McIver | 7/7/14
Free Legal Clinics at Salida Library : Volunteer attorneys will answer questions, help fill out forms, and explain the process and procedure...
Special to the Post | 7/7/14
'Guidestone' Fundraiser Can Match Your Donation by July 9 : Guidestone was recently offered a matching donation of $5,000 if we can demonstrate community support before July 9...
Special to the Post | 7/7/14
Recreation & Environment 
Aquatic Center Plans Two-Month Closure This Fall : Temperature control and humidity have been problems at the Aquatic Center for years...
Special to the Post | 7/15/14
Educational Tour of Bonanza Mining Area on July 26 : In 1880 rich veins of silver and gold were discovered in the Kerber Creek area of Saguache County...
Special to the Post | 7/14/14
Rio Grande Water Fund to Launch on July 29 : 'The 3,000 to 5,000 acres we treat each year, on average, is not enough to make a difference...'
Tracy Stone | 7/11/14
Big Game, Turkey Hunting Licenses Go on Sale : Leftover licenses are what remain after the draw process for big game and turkey...
Special to the Post | 7/10/14
CPW Commissioners Meet in Meeker : This will be the first meeting for the two newly appointed Commission members...
Special to the Post | 7/9/14
OPINION: Wilderness is Worth Championing : Even today, these wild places inspire us and offer a place of refuge, to seek the renewal...
Sen. Mark Udall | 7/7/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
ESSAY: Text Messages from Gaza : When I woke up today at 5:30am, the birds were competing with the war planes overhead...
Julia Chaitin | 7/17/14
HUMOR: Unhealthy Pet Lifestyles? : Humorists must, for obvious professional reasons, live on the precarious edge of existence...
Louis Cannon | 7/16/14
ESSAY: Failure of Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks : The Palestinian government agreed to these terms; Israel rejected them...
Stephen Zunes | 7/10/14
HAIL HAIKU : summer storm pounds...
Susan J. Tweit | 7/9/14
ESSAY: Burwell v. Hobby Lobby : The decision focuses on women's access to contraception under employer sponsored health plans...
Terry Scanlon | 7/1/14
HAIKU : sun-kissed yellow superbells...
Susan J. Tweit | 6/27/14
 
   

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