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Thursday, July 19,2012

Sprayed trespass

Injunction in Delta County sets precedent for other counties

By Elizabeth Miller
A recent decision from a district court in Delta County could affect the view of trespassing, aerial spraying and the restitution available to farmers who lose crops due to drift.
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Thursday, July 5,2012

Warriors in the wilderness

Programs get veterans outdoors to rebuild connections, coping mechanisms

By Elizabeth Miller
If the shocks in his prosthetic arm would reload faster, Marc Dervaes could spend all his evenings doing one-armed pushups. After losing his right arm just above the elbow in combat, Dervaes had a replacement prosthetic built with a set of shocks like those on a mountain bike. He wanted to go kayaking again.
Thursday, June 14,2012

Secret practice

Kundalini center opens the door to a hidden world of yoga

By Elizabeth Miller
There´s a new kind of technology in town, and it’s subtle enough to walk past on the street, but strong enough to change your life. Or, at least, that’s what the people who practice kundalini yoga will tell you.
Thursday, June 14,2012

Local living

Builders explore straw bale structures

By Elizabeth Miller
You´ve gone local with your food. You’ve gone local with your shopping. You know about the farmers’ markets and the benefits of supporting local businesses. And you know about recycling your plastics and your bottles. But what about the house you live in?
Thursday, June 14,2012

Blue Colorado

Why ocean conservation is exactly what this state needs

By Elizabeth Miller
Even landlocked Colorado residents are connected to the ocean — but making people here more aware of how we’re connected to the watery 70 percent of our planet and what we can do to protect the ocean from here, on land, is the mission of Vicki Goldstein, founder of the Colorado Ocean Coalition.
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Thursday, June 7,2012

Eat & Run

Scott Jurek on his career as a record-setting ultrarunner and the vegan diet that fueled it

By Elizabeth Miller
Scott Jurek lopes down the road before taking a seat at a table outside Boxcar Coffee on Pearl Street. He sips water while talking about what he eats, how he runs ultramarathons and his new book about both.
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Thursday, May 24,2012

Come for the fish, stay for the people

Filmmaker floats 550-mile stretch of Yellowstone River

By Elizabeth Miller
Before setting off in August 2011 to float for 31 days down the longest undammed river in the lower 48, filmmaker Hunter Weeks had spent just a little time rafting the Arkansas. It had been 10 years since he’d caught a fish.
Thursday, May 24,2012

Who's afraid?

Wyoming's open hunting season on wolves could kill Colorado's chances of getting a pack of its own

By Elizabeth Miller
Almost 40 years passed before anyone thought to miss the gray wolf. Wolves, along with grizzlies, had been deliberately eradicated in western states in the name of protecting people and their livestock. The last wolf in Colorado was killed in the 1930s.
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Thursday, May 17,2012

Towering challenges

On summiting, and saving, the desert

By Elizabeth Miller
When water washed away the red sandstone of the Colorado Plateau, it left the improbable spires of rust-colored rock, fingers flipping off the over-baking sun and the sand-spitting wind and the improvised protection the climbers who lusted after the tops of those towers would have to rely on in pursuit of a summit. It’s these spires that Steve “Crusher” Bartlett explores in his book, Desert Towers: Fat Cat Summits and Kitty Litter Rock, a historic tome loaded with images to twang the imaginations of any climber who loves to lock hands with splitter cracks.
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Thursday, May 10,2012

Schooled in the outdoors

By Elizabeth Miller
The Girls’ Wilderness Program believes in using time in the woods to help girls develop confidence and build interpersonal and personal skills.
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