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Showing 5 articles from September 26, 2017.


Rodriguez, Hatheway lead Hotchkiss runners
Rodriguez, Hatheway lead Hotchkiss runners

Hotchkiss senior cross country runner Sam Rodriguez had his best finish of his career Friday after placing second at the Ouray-Ridgway Ramble at the Reservoir. Rodriguez's 20 minutes, 54 seconds time was just over four seconds off the winning time of 19:56.11, run by Ouray junior Cooper Rondinelli.


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A  wood  turner's art
A wood turner's art

Ron MacKendrick completed his first wood turning project 58 years ago in a shop class at Hotchkiss High School.

Today he works on his projects in a partitioned-off corner of a former fruit warehouse.


North Fork

Tomatoes inspire haikus
Tomatoes inspire haikus

Rita Clagett and Christie Aschwanden judged over 80 entries in the tomato haiku contest held in conjunction with the third annual Tomato Fest!

The top four poems in the under 16 and over 16 age groups are printed below.


Surface Creek

Eckert students renew friendships
Eckert students renew friendships

The Surface Creek school district once covered an area from the Gunnison River on the south to the upper crossing of Kaiser Creek on the north, and from Rogers Mesa on the east to Doughspoon Creek on the west. A Captain William Spalding taught the first school in the Eckert area at his home in 1884.

Senior Hikers take on the role of 'heroes'

Members of the Cedaredge Senior Hikers group on a river float outing last week ended up playing the role of heroes by rescuing a pair of tourists who had become stranded during their own Gunnison River outing.

Jude Kieca, a member of the Hikers' group, reported to the DCI that, "It turned out to be a exciting day as we rescued two doctors, one from New York and the other from New Mexico, who had wrapped their canoe around a rock.

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