Help your community, make money, and learn new skills! The Southwest Conservation Corps (SCC) is now hiring crew leaders and corpsmembers for the Chaffee and Saguache County Community Corps.
2010 Salida Rotary Club Scholarships and Colorado Grand joins the Colorado State Highway Patrol in presenting the “Grand” Scholarship
Salida resident Susan Mayfield sent us these very interesting before and after images of the area where the rock slide occurred on February 14.
Auxiliary members provide vital services to patients and staff at HRRMC. They deliver the local paper and fresh coffee to patients in their rooms weekday mornings, and work in many hospital departments and the hospital’s outlying clinics.
“We are early in the process and are working on getting an appraisal to determine a value for the clinic,” said Ken Leisher, CEO of Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center.
The City of Salida today filed suit in District Court to gain unobstructed access to the Unique Theater to perform the long awaited stabilization of the building.
Public Works will check out water monitors so that you can monitor your usage.These monitors mount magnetically to your refrigerator and tell you how much water you are using at that moment. Ever wonder how much water is being used when your sprinkler system runs, or how much water is being used by your teenage daughter taking those long showers?
District Accountability Committee will be meeting this Monday, February 28th 6-7pm in the Kesner Conference room to discuss Phase I of the Budget Committee’s Cut plans for next year. The community is invited to
I’d like to intercede since there are so many sharp locals watching the Ploughboy comment stream.
Promotional package lands in Salida
This is a Salida tradition for the last several winters. Make a donation, learn to roll.
Come to Leadville author Amy Frykholm’s all-day workshop, “Writing Your Passions: Using What You Know and What You Love to Write Magazine Articles” this Saturday, February 26, 2011, from 9 am to 4:30 p.m. at the Sangre de Cristo Electric Association, 28780 Highway 24 in Buena Vista.
The press has been good to Monarch. This is a link to a Denver Post piece.
This is the letter sent to the City of Salida by Dave and Kerry nelson of Ploughboy Inc..
As the days warm and lengthen, a fisherman’s mind turns away from the mountains and towards the river.
This is a press release from the owners of Ploughboy Inc.
In an effort to educate the general community about the importance of Colorado’s cities and towns, The Colorado Municipal League (CML), to which the City is a member, is sponsoring “If I were Mayor” essay contest for 7th and 8th graders.
February 17, 2011 photos of the Cotopaxi rock slide and cleanup efforts.
Nominated by Congressman Doug Lamborn & Senator Michael Bennet, Christopher J. Coscarella is one of approximately 280 Appointees selected to attend the Academy from around the nation and the world, out of over 2,000 applicants.
The Colorado Avalanche Information Center is facing a potentially crippling budget cut, and users and supporters of the CAIC need organizations, agencies, and individuals to write letters.