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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Senator Bennet Requests Input on Draft Legislation

Senator Michael Bennet

After two decades of local discussion and collaboration on the Dolores River and at the request of Dolores and San Miguel Counties in Southwest Colorado, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet is releasing draft legislation to designate a National Conservat...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

The Telluride Valley Floor/Boomerang Road Trail Will be Re-Routed This Week

Map of the Boomerang Road trail re-route Sept. 2021

The Telluride Valley Floor/Boomerang Rd. Trail reroute will likely go into effect Wednesday, September 15th, but could be a day or two later.  This trail reroute will last approximately one week. The historic rail-grade will be closed from Boomer...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

The Galloping Goose returns to Ridgway for the winter

Galloping Goose railcar near the San Miguel County Courthouse

The Galloping Goose returns to Ridgway for the winter this Thursday, September 9th at 10:30 a.m. It'll return back home just before Memorial Day 2022.

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Lengthy closures set for US 550 Red Mt. Pass

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Lengthy closures set for US 550 Red Mt. Pass

Power line reconstruction work will require morning and afternoon road closures  

SOUTHWEST COLORADO — Travelers will encounter lengthy road closures on US Highway 550 Red Mountain Pass between ...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

September is National Food Safety Education Month!

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According to the FDA, "The Federal government estimates that there are about 48 million cases of foodborne illness annually – that’s about 1 in 6 Americans each year. Each year, these illnesses result in an estimated 128,000 hospi...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

GMUG Announces the Availability of Proposed Forest Plan

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GMUG Announces the Availability of Proposed Forest Plan

The public has 90-days to review and comment on the proposed forest plan.

The forest plan guides all management decisions and activities on the forests.

Delta, Colorado, Aug. 12, 2021 — Forest ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

New Local Dialing Procedure for San Miguel County Customers in the 970 Area Code

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New Local Dialing Procedure for San Miguel County Customers in the 970 Area Code

10-Digit Local Dialing in Permissive Stage Through October 24

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.gov 

Kiera Skinner, Pu...

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