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Ballot directions result in confusion

Instructions accompanying Gunnison County ballots this year have caused widespread confusion over the appearance that identification must be submitted in order for votes to count. However, officials with the Gunnison

Building blocks of business

A scientist-turned-brickmaker has created a way to solve two Western Slope problems while potentially building a business through the of Western Colorado University’s ICELab.

New Monarch bus service this winter

Have you ever longed for a powder day at Monarch Mountain but lacked an ability to get there beyond throwing a thumb out?

Ballot directions result in confusion

Instructions accompanying Gunnison County ballots this year have caused widespread confusion over the appearance that identification must be submitted in order for votes to count.

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Turnover, CB-area patrols dominate debate

The transfer of law enforcement duties at the north end of the Gunnison Valley and turnover within the Gunnison County Sheriff ’s Office dominated a debate this past Sunday between two candidates vying to become the county’s chief law enforcement agent.

Facilities eyed in 2019 city budget

Improving upon existing infrastructure — including buildings and other facilities — has emerged as a top goal in the City of Gunnison’s draft 2019 budget. City leaders are proposing the addition of a new, single-person department to oversee the task.

‘State of the Valley’ revealed

Organizers of the One Valley Prosperity Project (OVPP) are pointing to numerous accomplishments since the initiative’s inception — while identifying other areas which still need attention.

Drought drains Blue Mesa to a puddle

A drive along Hwy. 50 west of Gunnison offers a telling glimpse of the effects of drought. Colorado’s largest man-made body of water — Blue Mesa Reservoir — has been