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Letter: Voters were right to reject jail plan

January 20, 2020

My hat’s off to Grand County voters, who showed far better judgment than did their elected officials in overwhelmingly voting down Detention Center 1A as proposed by the county commissioners at the inducement of the...

Fitness Trail: Build your stability, balance

January 17, 2020

In the book, “Basic Biomechanics,” Susan Hall defines stability as “resistance to both angular and linear acceleration, or resistance to disruption of equilibrium.” Balance, however, she defines as “the ability to control equilibrium,” or “the...

Library Corner: Grand libraries now fine free

January 14, 2020

In order to provide greater access to the resources available through Grand County Library District, GCLD has removed overdue fines and room reservation fees. Over the past decade, the concept of equal access has held...

Letter: Sen. Cory Gardner does not represent me

January 7, 2020

I am writing to express my disappointment with my senator Cory Gardner. Although he legally represents me and all the people of Colorado, he does not represent me. He took an oath to uphold the...

Letter: RMNP responds to snowmobile trail concerns

January 5, 2020

A recent letter to the editor of the Sky-Hi News expressed concerns about the current closure of the North Supply Access Trail in Rocky Mountain National Park. This two-mile snowmobile trail passes through the park on...

Opinion | Colorado needs wolves

January 3, 2020

On Dec. 29, The Sky-Hi News ran an online piece, “The price of ballot box biology: Forced wolf reintroduction in Colorado.” As the debate begins in earnest about whether to restore gray wolves to Colorado,...

Library Corner: Make education one of your resolutions for 2020

January 2, 2020

With the New Year comes New Year’s resolutions. People’s most popular picks include healthy eating, exercise, and money management. It’s also a great time to focus on advancing one’s education and career opportunities. Grand County...

Letter: Thank you Granby PD

December 29, 2019

I would like to convey the following thanks and enormous gratitude for the ‘Secret Santa’ that was hand delivered to me by Granby PD. I recently have fallen on hard times due to something that...

Fitness Trail: Make 2020 the 12 months of fitness

December 26, 2019

While there is still a bit of the holiday season ahead of us, let’s concentrate on the 12 months of health and fitness for 2020. Each month will feature a specific goal to help you...