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Opinion: Pick one person

December 24, 2012 Dolly Viscardi 0

The most recent school shooting hit too close to home. Twenty-five years of working as a special education teacher gave me the opportunity to spend time in most all of the elementary and middle school […]

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Loose Ends: A yearly tradition

May 19, 2012 Dolly Viscardi 0

It appears this year the pranksters are packing. At least that is what their pockets stuffed with clear, plastic tape might indicate. Making midnight visits all over town to darkened doorways and windows, ringing doorbells […]

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Loose Ends: Volunteer

May 6, 2012 Dolly Viscardi 0

There is one thing a community can never have in excess: volunteers. Warm weather brings out an annual call for helpers all through the town and some organizations are needier than others.

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Loose Ends: Step up to the plate

April 29, 2012 Dolly Viscardi 0

I was hoping that two weeks after announcing that I was giving up writing a weekly column, two writers from Meeker and Rangely would “step up to the plate” and give column-writing a chance.

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Loose Ends: The little things

April 25, 2012 Dolly Viscardi 0

During these tough economic times, it is important to look at the little things that indicate a change locally. Increases in home sales, rentals, and the number of active drilling rigs are a few of […]

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Loose Ends: Casual Conversations

April 9, 2012 Dolly Viscardi 0

Writing a regular column that appears each week on the op/ed page of a weekly newspaper can be a challenge. Coming up with ideas isn’t the problem, filling the space with a timely, well-written, piece […]

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Loose Ends: Horn hunting

March 17, 2012 Dolly Viscardi 0

Visitors to northwestern Colorado talk about its natural beauty as a revelation: the wildlife, the scenery and the outdoor way of life. There are some who find beauty in the cast-off antlers shed each spring. […]

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