By Alan Wartes

After nearly a year on the job, Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and ICELab Director Gerrit McGowan abruptly announced his resignation last week. McGowan stepped down as director of the ICELab eff ective May 10 and will leave the SBDC post at the end of the month.

By Alan Wartes

Gunnison High School students celebrated the coming end of the school year this past Friday through the annual Spring Fest celebration. As part of the festivities, Julia Jacobson is seen here receiving a senior superlative for “Most Likely to Appear on the Cover of People.”

Scooter crew

Nickolaus Raybourque leads (l-r) Gifford Jauregui, Riley Roland and Caleb Jauregui over features at the Gunnison Skatepark Monday afternoon.


Columns / Opinion

By Will Shoemaker

How many times have you ventured beyond the confines of the Gunnison Valley and witnessed something new or intriguing because it’s different?


F. Ralph Read, age 79 of Olathe, Co., passed away May, 13, 2017 at his home. A memorial service in celebration of Ralph’s life will be held on Saturday, June 3 at 2 p.m. at the Olathe High School.

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