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Next Tuesday is Valentine’s Day. Don’t forget.

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Happy Groundhog’s Day! Hey, who cares what happened in Pennsylvania, did our local groundhogs (i.e. whistle pigs and/or ground squirrels) see their shadows this morning? Oh, who cares. We all know we’ve got at least six more weeks of winter. Put on your mittens and suck it up.

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While the recent snowfall was a welcome addition to the high country, it sure made driving a mess. That said, this has been one of the strangest winters we’ve had in a long while.

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If you noticed last week’s ad from local dentist Cliff Chapin that he is not, in fact, retiring; and a number of Facebook posts letting folks know Meeker Drugs has no intention of closing its doors; combined with a rumor or two that a couple of local restaurants are closing down, you might feel panicky […]

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Members of the Southern Ute tribe performed a snow dance last week near Vail in hopes of upping the snowpack numbers for the year, which has been unseasonably dry across the western half of the state.

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We hope everyone enjoyed a fun, festive and safe New Year’s holiday, whether you attended the dance to support Range Call or sat at home and watched the ball drop on TV.

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Happy New Year! Here at the Herald Times we hope you all had a peaceful and pleasant Christmas celebration and are ready to leap into 2012 filled with hope and a sense of optimism. Maybe if we all ignore the whole idea of new year’s resolutions we’ll be able to accomplish that!

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Today is the official first day of winter, the December solstice.

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Happy Hanukkah! The Jewish “festival of lights” begins at sunset on Tuesday and lasts for eight days.

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We fell into the deep freeze this week, with temperatures dropping below zero several nights in a row. Maybe now we can have some snow? At least enough to disguise the fact there are still unraked leaves in the yard.

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Santa Claus is coming to town! Do you have your Christmas list ready?

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It’s beginning to look a lot like …er… Thanksgiving? Maybe it would be easier to merge all the fall/winter holidays into one long festival of gift-giving and eating.