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Rock music blared over the PA system at the Fred Field Multi-purpose Building this past Friday night as Cub Master Wyatt Phipps announced heats with the passion and knowledge of

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Man! How about all this snow? Oh, sure, I know. In this same issue, Dr. Bartleson, our go-to guy for all things related to statistics and damned statistics, will let

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Having spoken to Crested Butte Community School parents and Western Colorado University students, it’s no surprise to learn that liberal influence is increasing in public education. From climate change to

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Today is Valentine’s Day, and as usual this edition of your hometown newspaper is filled with stories about love. Is that too corny for you? Well, take a peek at

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A twist on the age-old saying “you are what you eat” may offer insight on how one Scandinavian country is so dang happy. Get this: When the lunch bell rings

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Although we have recently enjoyed our (sometimes) annual, balmy February thaw, more snow is predicted. More on that later. Some people have been asking if this is a particularly cold

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The mess that is the Gunnison County Metropolitan Recreation District (Met Rec) is a predicament that’s difficult to understand. Did personal strife between board members exacerbate differences inherent to the

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I was both disappointed and relieved to learn that the Gunnison Country Times building isn’t haunted by ghosts. That is, according to people who research, investigate and one reasonably presumes

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Climate change is gripping Gunnison County with reduced snowpack, flagging river flows, dying forests, depleted reservoirs and irrigators looking forward to losing water rights junior to the Colorado River Compact.

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For many mountain folk, the “next big thing” that lands in our lap is often the last big thing in more urbanized locales. A Tesla plugged into one of the

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