by Bobby Reyes

by Will Shoemaker

A road cycling accident north of Gunnison this past Friday claimed the life of a much-loved Gunnison man. Dale Thomas is remembered for his athletic prowess, kind nature and love of the mountains. He was 64.

by Alan Wartes

It has been exactly 20 years since the last time the reservoirs in the Upper Gunnison Basin were full to overflowing. This year, as in 1995, the outlet gates were opened and flowing at the same time on three local reservoirs — Taylor, Blue Mesa and Morrow Point — to prevent water from spilling over the tops of the dams.

Beaming at Hyland

This past weekend, the Gunnison CARA gymnasts attended their second meet of the season at Hyland Hills. With just a short time to prepare, the girls managed to pull out many strong performances.

Broken wings

Montrose County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single-engine biplane crash at 7:30 Wednesday morning on Cerro Summit. The aircraft went down just west of the summit.


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