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Letter: Vote yes on Prop CC

October 21, 2019

It’s no secret: Colorado has the best economy in the country. But despite record corporate profits and tourism revenue, one in four roads are rated as being in poor condition and almost 500 bridges have...





A Peer’s Perspective: The Ritual of Should

October 6, 2019

I have been looking forward to the long-awaited film adaptation of Stephen King’s book about Derry, Maine and the sinister entity that has lurked forever in the town. Over the years, so the story goes,...


Letter: Constitution Week was blatantly partisan

October 3, 2019

I was extremely disappointed at this year’s Constitution Week. It was blatantly partisan, nationalism wrapped in God, country, and the flag.  The faux patriotism disguised as love for the Constitution was disturbing. The speaker, a...


High school E-sports team undefeated after 1st match

October 3, 2019

Great Happenings in East Grand Schools the week of Oct. 5. • It is October already. Be on the lookout for information from each school about parent-teacher conferences and from the elementary schools about Halloween...


Library Corner: Kids thrive in afterschool programs

October 3, 2019

When most people think of libraries, they think of a quiet space full of books and places to read. However, libraries — including our community’s libraries — are so much more. Librarians transform spaces to...


Letter: Grand County needs to lose the stigma with cannabis

October 3, 2019

We’ve been hearing a lot about decisions to deny canna-businesses the opportunity to open up here in Grand County. But why? In part, you can blame cannabis prohibitionists and big industry competitors, such as pharmaceuticals...






Brower: Energy innovation highlights Grand event

September 23, 2019

It’s pretty easy for us locals to beat ourselves up. We can think that just because Grand County is high in the hinterlands of Colorado there’s not much of anything new, innovative, green or exciting...





Fitness Trail: You really can ‘do it all’

September 20, 2019

Not a week goes by that a client does not inquire as to whether body weight or external resistance (i.e. free weights, plate loaded, resistive tubing, etc.) are better for building muscle mass, improving muscular...


Library Corner: We keep the light on

September 20, 2019

Challenged stories. Banned writings. Burned books. Daily, libraries across the United States, including Grand County Library District, are proud to protect the integrity of all reading materials as mandated by our First Amendment rights. Judith...