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The West is entering a new age of fire

Fire in the West is expected, and not so long ago, it seemed something the West experienced more than anywhere else. Nationally, big fires were treated as another freak of Western violence, ...

Congressional District changes are ill-advised

The proposed boundary changes for Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District is not in the best interest of our agricultural communities that define the Western Slope. I respectfully disagree wit...

Cortez Pickleball Tournament a success

I'd like to thank the Cortez Pickleball Group and Friends of Recreation for hosting the second annual Cortez Pickleball Tournament last Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 11 and 12. With 88 entries...

Editorial Cartoons

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Family member taken in Yellow Jacket

On the evening of Aug. 19th, between 8:30 and 10:15 p.m., someone took our 6-year-old male black lab from our property in Yellow Jacket. I am positive that he didn't just run off as him and ...

Our View: Redistricting

Proposed 3rd Congressional District could benefit Western Slope

Get vaccinated to help your country, community, family

I am writing in response to the surging numbers of COVID-19 cases in Montezuma County, the state of Colorado, and throughout our country as a whole. Until we can stop the spread of the dise...

Editorial cartoons

Our View: Native schools

On Aug. 23, the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe opened its new charter school, Kwiyagat Community Academy in Towaoc, to kindergarten and first grade students. Kwiyagat means “bear” in the Ute langua...

Wolves and the ‘landscape of fear’

This summer, three of us were hiking in Alaska’s western Brooks Range when we encountered a pack of eight wolves. We were far from any help when they moved toward us, paused and then disappe...

Boebert is hard-working, common-sense legislator

I take civic engagement very seriously, and I wanted to express my concern about some of the media stories and letters that appear that are clearly generated by them in regard to Rep. Lauren...
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