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The White River drainage has been named one of America’s best wild places on the Field & Stream — Trout Unlimited blog by writer Kirk Deeter. According to Deeter, “The White may indeed be the most underrated fishery in Colorado.”

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Monday night’s trick-or-treating weather was quite possibly the best seen in years. You could actually see the kids’ costumes for once. Don’t forget to turn your clocks back one hour this Saturday night as we make the switch back to Daylight Saving Time. Yep, it’s time once again to “lose” an hour, so you might […]

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Even the Amish people are having a hard time getting along with each other in our national atmosphere of meanness and griping and complaining. In Ohio, a 66-year-old man and two of his sons were arrested last week for hair-cutting attacks.

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There’s a holiday this week. Sunday is Mother-In-Law Day. Give the lady a call! If you haven’t already been deluged with breast cancer awareness information, October is breast cancer awareness month. If you are a woman 40 years of age or older, don’t forget to schedule your annual mammogram.

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Snow? Already? Yep, combined with some pretty chilly weather, too. Good hunting weather, hopefully, as locals and visitors alike head for the hills.

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We’re about to jump headfirst into the holiday season, starting with Halloween. Do you have your costume plans made? If you’re going to follow trends in movies and TV, just pick some character out of the ‘70s or ‘80s, or almost any of the recently revisited superheroes like the Green Hornet, or the Green Lantern.

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Weather and temperatures were ideal for last week’s 8th annual Fall Festival downtown. Local non-profit groups and those they serve will benefit from the event in the months to come.

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Temperatures are dropping quickly, just in time for the official first day of autumn tomorrow. The autumnal equinox occurs when the Earth’s axis is not tilted toward nor away from the Sun, causing night and day to be approximately the same length.

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With the Meeker Classic behind us once again, and the kids back in school, it feels like fall is really upon us now, even though there’s still a full week until the official beginning of autumn. 

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Meeker’s elementary school is not the only new western slope elementary school that has had to find new places to put students.

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Happy Labor Day! This Monday is Labor Day, celebrated for the first time in 1882 in New York City as a “workingman’s holiday”. It became a national holiday in 1894.

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The news that the start of the school year is delayed due to the problems at the new elementary school building has at least given parents a few more days to round up school supplies. Remember when school never started before Labor Day?