‘Glamping’ campground proposed near Silverton

Silverton, the once gritty mining town home to Wild West fabled gangs and shootings, rough-and-tumble miner bars and a legacy of men risking their lives to strike it rich, could soon be home to a...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: Dec. 11, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 day 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Living

Wonder where all the pacifiers went? Ask Dovey the dog

An Oklahoma mother and father couldn’t figure out what was happening to their child’s pacifiers. Then the baby’s grandmother saw the family dog swipe one off a counter. One nauseous pooch and a...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2017 | UPDATED: 2 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Living

Foods to eat to facilitate a better night’s sleep

Do you have “healthy” sleep patterns? With Thanksgiving having kicked off the holidays and Christmas on the way, it’s this time of year that we may find ourselves cutting sleep (even more than...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2017 | UPDATED: 4 days 20 hours ago | CATEGORY: Living

Who made the biggest splash on Twitter this year?

NEW YORK — What do a former U.S. president, LeBron James and a guy who really, really likes chicken nuggets have in common? They made the biggest splash on Twitter this year. Twitter on Tuesday...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar: What’s happening in Montezuma County

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DATE: Dec. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Community to nominate nurses for Nightingale Luminary Awards

Southwestern Colorado Area Health Education Center recently announced that nominations are being accepted through Jan. 15 for the eighth annual Nightingale Luminary Awards, which recognizes up to...

DATE: Dec. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Review: Best children’s books for Christmas

Wow! It’s that time of year again. Hopefully, Santa’s sleigh will be filled with books that will charm and engage young readers. Here are some stellar choices that will enchant all year long: For...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Louis L’Amour’s son publishes writer’s ‘Lost Treasures’

Posthumous publishing isn’t uncommon when it comes to writers who were as prolific as Louis L’Amour. Sometimes, the volume of unpublished work is big enough that what comes after their deaths ends...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 day 30 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Living

Patient-centered care shouldn’t be just a slogan

Recently I heard from a woman in rural Nebraska who told me about her 76-year old father, who in late April had a lemon-size cancerous mass removed from his brain. The man chose to have his...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Budweiser lays stakes on Mars with barley test

Budweiser made a bold announcement last spring when the company said that when humans reach Mars, its beer will also be there. The company that makes Budweiser is now saying it will follow up on...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: Nov. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living