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Letter: Servoss, Why you should vote for Andy Miller

September 27, 2016 — Why you should vote for Andy Miller Andy Miller is the best-qualified candidate for the District 1 County commissioner position. In order to reform our county government and restore professionalism and transparency, we need an experienced, knowledgeable person who can be a strong, independent voice […]

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Our public lands

September 27, 2016 — Reader submitted photo by Stephen Lee Friday, Sept. 15 on Hogback Road, a BLM road just off US Highway 125 north of Granby.

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Best: Past elections have also been messy

September 27, 2016 — As we stagger through this year’s uninspiring presidential campaign, it might help to look back at the l election of 1856, when, for the first time, the West yielded a presidential candidate. His name was John Charles Frémont, and he was a big name in […]

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Letter: Harris, Thank you to sponsors for the success of Spirit of the Lake Regatta Brews & Crews

September 27, 2016 — Thank you to sponsors for the success of Spirit of the Lake Regatta Brews & Crews Our 4th Spirit of the Lake Regatta Brews & Crews was held on August 13 this year and it was a smashing success. Thank you all who came to […]

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Granby Board plans Fall Clean-Up Day

September 27, 2016 — Winter is quickly approaching in the high country and that means there are only a few more weeks left for locals to make final preparations before we are all engulfed in a seemingly endless tide of frosty white. This fall the Town of Granby is […]

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What’s going on at East Grand School District

September 27, 2016 — • FVE Preschool Program has received the highest quality rating of 5/5 and GES Preschool Program has received a 4/5 rating on the Colorado Qualistar ranking system. These rankings are both well above rankings in most pre-school programs throughout the state. Great work to our […]

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Lions Club awards $40,000 in grants at annual luncheon

September 27, 2016 — You’ve bought breakfast at the Lions Club pancake trailer, played in the Lions Club Golf Tournament, seen Lions volunteering at concerts and ski races. You’ve picked up the Lions Summer Brochure and maybe even stayed at the local campgrounds. What does Lions Club do with […]

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Good Neighbors

September 27, 2016 — The preschool staff at Fraser Valley Elementary wants to send out a huge thanks to the awesome parent and community volunteers who helped complete a large sandbox on our playground. Thanks for all your help in providing supplies, labor and design: Chad Bailey, Beau Burnham, […]

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Potential for Drones in Grand County

September 27, 2016 — The University of Colorado Boulder hosted a luncheon and drone presentation on Friday, September 23 at Adolf’s Event Center and Tavern in Winter Park. Senator Randy Baumgardner hosted the event, which saw a crowd of about 45 people. Eric Frew, director of CU Boulder’s Research […]

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Letter: Healy, Support Issue 1A on November 8

September 27, 2016 — Support Issue 1A on November 8 Grand County is defined by its open spaces. Our county offers a rich agricultural heritage, gorgeous landscapes and unrivaled outdoor recreation. For some of us, summers are filled with hiking and biking our wonderful trails, while winters involve skiing […]

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Letter: Hunter, Why I’m going to vote Yes on the Library District Mill Levy

September 27, 2016 — Why I’m going to vote Yes on the Library District Mill Levy The Library District has proposed an increase to their property tax mill levy in order to pay off the building debt that has been inherited from a prior Board’s poor planning and poor […]

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Voter and ballot information

September 27, 2016 — The General Election will take place on November 8. How do I return my ballot? Mail it back, drop it off at a county-controlled drop box, or deliver it to a Voter Service and Polling Center (VSPC). Reminders The Official Return Envelope may only contain […]

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Drones, another tool for Search and Rescue

September 27, 2016 — Search and Rescue may soon be exploring the possibility of adding an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) or drone as most people know them, to it’s tool box. Over the last several years there has been an explosive growth in the UAV industry. They have been […]

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BOCC OKs two GCLD board members

September 27, 2016 — At their Tuesday, September 26 meeting the Grand County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) approved two of three candidates selected by the Grand County Library District (GCLD) to serve on the Board of Trustees. Marcus Davis, a Hot Sulphur Springs resident will fill the At […]

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Man rescued near Byers Peak

September 27, 2016 — Grand County Search and Rescue (GCSAR) was paged out for a lost and missing 65-year-old hiker, Robert Thompson from Kansas City, Mo. late afternoon Thursday Sept 22. Thompson was planning on a day hike, completing the Bills to Byers Loop and had left the Lake […]

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Constitution Week draws allegations of partisanship

September 27, 2016 — Grand Lake’s annual Constitution Week is creating some turmoil in the high mountain community, sparking several letters of complaint and prompting the Grand Lake Board of Trustees to take the issue up for discussion. The civic minded and ostensibly educational week long yearly event has […]

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Great season for Trestle at Winter Park Resort

September 27, 2016 — Trestle Bike Park closed out their season with a great final weekend. Winter Park Resort saw snow both Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24, but this did not stop riders from coming out and enjoying the end of downhill mountain bike season. Both mornings, […]

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MPHS soccer highlights

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Stiff arm

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Letter Kaplysh: Congratulations and thank you from the 5th annual US Constitution Week

September 27, 2016 — Congratulations and thank you from the 5th annual US Constitution Week Pulling off a week-long successful event in a small town with a small volunteer team is always challenging, but this year’s 5th annual US Constitution Week in Grand Lake unfolded without a hitch. From […]

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