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School board lessons

The Tuesday, Feb. 14, Archuleta School District (ASD) Board of Education meeting turned into a lesson on the Colorado Open Meetings Law. Toward the end of the meeting, Superintendent Linda…

What is there to hide?

“In the three-commissioner system we currently have, there is no real opportunity to ‘build’ consensus or coalition without violating open meetings laws.” We were surprised and disappointed to read the…

WinterFest: It will cure what ails you

Tired of shoveling snow? Are you out of places to put the piles of white stuff ? Can you even see out your windows? The full version of this story…

Citizen of the Year

The Pagosa Springs Area Chamber of Commerce seeks nominations each year for a person who has contributed in a special way to the community with measurable results, who has demonstrated…

What should change?

A few weeks ago, we asked readers to share their ideas for the changes they wanted to see in the community during 2017. The list was so long that we…

Tragedy: A lack of basic service

A tragedy unfolded on Sunday morning when an 81-year-old wife watched as her husband collapsed on the floor in front of her in their kitchen. The full version of this…

2017: Get involved

The new year is upon us, and in the tradition of a fresh start with the fresh year, we asked readers to share their ideas for the changes they wanted…

Christmas wishes from our community leaders

There is perhaps no time of year when more people are more aligned in heart, mind and spirit than at Christmas. The full version of this story is available in…

Winter driving

Have you ever been driving home on snowpacked roads on a dark winter night and suddenly found your tires spinning and your vehicle fishtailing as you round a corner? The…

Strengthening bridges

Monday night’s public meeting pertaining to the proposed 5th Street bridge was cordial and respectful. The purpose of the meeting was to present the traffic and economic impact studies performed…