Salida News Summaries
Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Front Page - Opinions & Letters - Arts, Culture, Community - Business, Health, Education - Recreation & Environment - Essays, Poetry, Humor - Archives
Front Page 
NEW City Vandalism : While many people were enjoying the many events in town, City of Salida property was vandalized...
Special to the Post | 9/23/14
Thursday Collegiate Peaks Forum to Focus on Martin Luther King Jr. : Dr. Jonathan King recalls the “atmosphere of fear” in which he and his family lived when he was a child in Albany...
Special to the Post | 9/22/14
Free Lecture Today on 'Colorado Sales Tax Law' : You may be aware that a number of improvements have been made to your downtown...
Special to the Post | 9/18/14
OBITUARY: Helen Mae Criswell Poyser : Helen married Winn Joe Holman and to this union was born two children, Winn Charles and Vickie Arlene...
Special to the Post | 9/17/14
Aquatic Center Closed for Next Two Months : The projected dates of this closure are September 15 – November 8...
Special to the Post | 9/17/14
Bike Lane Blunders on Tonight's Council Agenda : Traffic along this stretch of highway varies from 7.000 to 13,000 vehicles daily...
Cynda Green | 9/16/14
Opinions & Letters 
NEW LETTER: Mark Udall’s Broken Record : While they are concerned about women’s free birth control, the world is on fire, Americans are being beheaded on video...
Dagmar Huffman | 9/23/14
OPINION: Citizens at Work at Walmart : Just as I arrived, Willie Carter of Salida rolled up on his Harley...
Cynda Green | 9/22/14
OPINION: 82 Colorado Faith Leaders Oppose Amendment 67  : 'This amendment would impose one religious viewpoint in our state constitution...'
Cara DeGette | 9/19/14
EDITORIAL: Colorado, Your Public Corporation : 'The new brand embodies our state's upward momentum and will help Colorado attract top talent...'
Bill Hudson | 9/18/14
LETTER: We Can Bring Change to Washington : Congress certainly won't propose amending the constitution in such a way as to limit its power and reach...
Glen E. Terrell | 9/18/14
LETTER: Conspiracy Theories, Reconsidered : Seemingly intelligent Americans refuse to accept the reality of what they are witnessing...
Greg Giehl | 9/17/14
Arts, Culture, Community 
HRRHC to Host 'Wearable Art' Fashion Show : The boutique, featuring hand-crafted pieces, opens at 11am with the fashion show, and luncheon following...
Special to the Post | 9/19/14
Submit Your Photos to GARNA Photo Contest by September 30 : Have you taken a nature photo in an upper Arkansas River valley locale...?
Special to the Post | 9/19/14
FICTION: Fire in the Hole, Part Three : Today, who would ever know that deep shaft coal miners and their families had ever once lived and worked here?
John Kekec | 9/17/14
FICTION: Fire in the Hole, Part Two : 'I see a lot of people up there at the tipple. Think we’ll have any more trouble today with all the protestors?'
John Kekec | 9/16/14
FICTION: Fire in the Hole, Part One : From the very origins of our country, historical fiction writers have chronicled the many different historical eras...
John Kekec | 9/15/14
PHOTO ESSAY: Meeker Classic is Classic Border Collie : Someone asked Amanda the question, 'What do you do to reward your dog?'...
Cynda Green | 9/12/14
Business, Health, Education 
Ear Ye, Ear Ye: Ear Inflammation Common in Dogs : It is important to seek veterinary care to prevent severe pain and damage to deeper structures of the ear...
Jennifer Schissler Pendergraft | 9/22/14
A POSITIVE VIEW OF RURAL: Small Town Fantasies : So she's moving back to the big city. And that's probably the right move for her....
Becky McCray | 9/22/14
Brewers Get a Boost from USDA : The rules originally proposed would have made it harder and more expensive for breweries to sell leftover grains...
Philip Clelland | 9/22/14
Guidestone Announces Fall Field Trip Opportunities  : Field trips are also available at the Hutchinson Homestead and Learning Center...
Special to the Post | 9/19/14
October 11 'Seeds of Doubt' Conference to Address GMOs : World-renowned experts, professional and local authorities will present the latest scientific research...
Special to the Post | 9/19/14
Hispanic Students See Expanded Opportunities at Adams State : 'Our economic success in the 21st century depends on a well-educated workforce...'
Philip Clelland | 9/18/14
Recreation & Environment 
National Parks Service Announces 'Partnership Awards' : 'These incredibly dedicated partners have raised the bar for cooperation and support...'
Special to the Post | 9/18/14
GARNA Hike to Davis Meadows : On Saturday September 27, GARNA’s Friends of Fourmile Chapter will help to celebrate National Public Lands Day...
Special to the Post | 9/18/14
Hunting Opportunities for Ability-Impaired in Ridgway : No other hunting is allowed in the area and the hunt will be guided...
Special to the Post | 9/15/14
Groups File Appeal on Longmont Fracking Ban : 'The judge failed to apply the law correctly and the decision deserves review by the higher courts...'
Alan Septoff | 9/11/14
Enter Drawing for 2014 High Quality Hunts in Meeker Colorado : The ranch features a variety of habitat, including high elevation aspen and conifer forest...
Special to the Post | 9/10/14
Upcoming GARNA Events Celebrate the Outdoors : Activities will include a scavenger hunt, backcountry cooking demonstrations and presentations..
Special to the Post | 9/4/14
Essays, Poetry, Humor 
ESSAY: The New Silent Majority : Brothers, it’s the fourth quarter, the clock is ticking, and there are no more time outs...
Rob Okun | 9/22/14
ESSAY: Nationalist Illusions : This rhetoric, of course, is the lead-in to yet another American-led war in the Middle East...
Lawrence Wittner | 9/15/14
HAIKU : forty-four degrees...
Susan J. Tweit | 9/12/14
HAIKU : rain’s gentle patter...
Susan J. Tweit | 9/9/14
ESSAY: The True Poverty Rate : Let’s be clear — poverty, especially if you’re born into it, can be difficult to escape
Emily Cleath | 9/8/14
ESSAY: The Irony of U.S. Foreign Policy : Ironically, President Obama has been getting high-profile criticism from those wishing he had been more aggressive...
Stephen Zunes | 9/3/14
 
   

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