San Miguel County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Miguel County, CO.

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  1. Telluride crushing summer business for third consecutive yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Denver Post

    ... said Michael Martelon, president and CEO of the Telluride Tourism Board, which promotes tourism to San Miguel County in all seasons. "Yes, Telluride is crushing it. But the only reason they are crushing it is because of the region." Still, summers ...

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  2. Telluride airport wants funds for upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Business Journal

    ... om the Telluride Ski & Golf Co., Telluride Mountain Village Owners Association, Colorado Flights Alliance, San Miguel County and the towns of Telluride and Mountain Village.

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  3. Denver joins cities seeking to crack down on risky hash oil extractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Denver Post

    ... by Centennial, Greenwood Village, Cortez and Telluride, according to the Colorado Municipal League. San Miguel County also adopted a ban on extraction using gas. Those measure are coming in response to a spate of explosions that, in some cases, have ...

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  4. Housekeeping and taxesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Ouray County Plaindealer

    ... $1,064,140 from the 10% retail marijuana additional sales tax. That's just in one month! Closer to home, San Miguel County received $9,295 and $27,410 in taxes in June, respectively. But if you want Ouray County numbers, where there is only one ...

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  5. None Injured In Rollover On Mountain PassRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | CBS Local

    This jeep was involved in a rollover accident on Black Bear Pass in San Miguel County, the sheriff's department said.

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  6. Photo shows damaged Jeep hanging on cliffsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | TheDenverChannel

    They say a photo can be worth a 1,000 words and a photo tweeted by the San Miguel County Sheriff may prove that.

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  7. Adams County, Arvada governments to power its buildings with community solar panelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... than the roof-top based systems but smaller than big, utility-scale solar farms. In the fall of 2014, the San Miguel county commissioners in southwest Colorado approved the purchase of solar photovoltaic panels in the San Miguel Power Association ...

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  8. ALERT: Colo HWY 145 Closed at Norwood HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Telluride Watch

    SAN MIGUEL COUNTY - A gravel truck has crashed on Norwood Hill east of Norwood this morning closing the road.

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  9. Colorado hiker sings opera to scare off aggressive mountain lionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | UPI

    ... away. Then, it came around the bushes and came towards me again and crouched about 10 feet away." The San Miguel County Sheriff's Office had been alerted about the situation by Koestonsky's housemate and deputies met her at the trailhead. "We're ...

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  10. Board Meeting of Southwestern Wa... @ Mountain Village Town Hall PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Telluride Watch

    ... Miguel, and parts of Hinsdale, Mineral, and Montrose. The District is holding its regular board meeting in San Miguel County this year. Public is welcome! Both have always incorporated local ingredients on their menu and currently feature items from ...

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  11. Hiker says opera scared off mountain lionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... feet away." During the ordeal Kopestonsky had the presence of mind to call her housemate, who alerted the San Miguel County Sheriff's about the situation. According to a press release from the San Miguel Sheriff's Office, Sheriff Bill Masters said, ...

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  12. Mountain Lion Stalks Hiker For 20 Minutes Near PlacervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | CBS Local

    A warning has been issued for hikers in southwestern Colorado after a woman said a mountain lion stalked her for about 20 minutes. The hiker was on a trail above Down Valley Park in Placerville. Authorities in San Miguel County are now warning others who use that area to be alert.

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  13. No lyin': Hiker says opera scared off mountain lionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | USA Today

    ... feet away." During the ordeal Kopestonsky had the presence of mind to call her housemate, who alerted the San Miguel County Sheriff's about the situation. According to a press release from the San Miguel Sheriff's Office, Sheriff Bill Masters said, ...

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  14. San Miguel County woman stalked by mountain lion while hikingRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Denver Post

    The Colorado Department of Wildlife says a person is more likely to be struck by lightning than be attacked by a mountain lion, but chances are the long odds were of little comfort to Kyra Kopenstonsky Monday as she hiked along the Coltrains Trail in San Miguel County.

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  15. Mountain lion. Courtesy: Colorado Parks and WildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    ... later, Kopenstonsky made it to the trailhead." Bill Masters says that in his 34 years as sheriff in San Miguel County, there have been dozens of mountain lion sightings, but this is only the second "stalking" he can remember. "We're glad this turned ...

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  16. Woman Stalked by Mountain Lion in San Miguel CountyRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Telluride Watch

    Masters says there have been dozens of mountain lion "sightings," but this is only the second "stalking" incident reported.

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  17. continue readingRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | Ouray County Plaindealer

    It's obvious that housing options in Ouray are very limited, especially for the working class looking for affordable alternatives.

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  18. Woman freed from locked campground bathroom outside TellurideRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | Denver Post

    A deputy rescued a woman trapped in a campground bathroom outside of Telluride on Saturday, removing the hinges from a jammed steel door that had locked her inside the outhouse, according to San Miguel County Sheriff Bill Masters.

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  19. Telluride Volunteer Fire Department and the San Miguel County Sheriff's Office Save the DayRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | The Telluride Watch

    On behalf of the residents of Lizard Head Land Company and Trout Lake Land Company, we would like to express our sincere appreciation to the Telluride Volunteer Fire Department and the San Miguel County Sheriff's Department.

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  20. Daily dishRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Colorado, has been dismissed. The Telluride Daily Planet reports that a judge dismissed the case from San Miguel County District Court, saying that it should have been filed in Mountain Village Municipal Court. Seventh Judicial District Judge Steven ...

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