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Photo: Berthoud Pass work under way

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:05pm

Green Corner: Try these natural alternatives to harsh chemicals

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 1:57pm
These days with the rise of allergies, illnesses, and the cost of chemical products, why would anyone still want to use harsh chemicals when they could potentially be the cause of some of these issues? Plus, we all know none of them are good for the environment. Instead of using expensive and toxic chemical products, try using these old school, homemade, and easy-to-use natural alternatives around your house and watch how well they outperform some of the chemicals we have gotten used to thinking are the only way to clean anymore. Two of the best natural products I have come …

The art of live looping comes to Cooper Creek

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 1:49pm
WINTER PARK – Innovative Colorado based singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, loop artist and educator Arthur Lee Land brings an unforgettable solo act using the Art of Live-Looping to Cooper Creek’s Music on the Mall on Friday from 6-8 p.m. Lee Land creates a full band sound by layering vocals and a multitude of acoustics through the art of live looping. His one-man performances have dropped jaws at clubs and concerts across the country. With his entertaining style and multi-instrumental architecture, Arthur constructs songs before your very eyes.Audiences forget they are watching one man, hearing instead compositions rich and intricate enough for an …

Trail of the Week: Riflesight Trail now clear of snow

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 1:33pm
The snow is finally melting for the season just in time for our Independence Day holiday. We can now start to enjoy some of our fantastic high elevation trails throughout the county.This includes our historic Riflesight Trail located along Corona Pass road. Corona is rightfully named meaning “Crown of the Continent.” Corona road (also knonw as Rollins Pass or the Moffat Road) was named after the previous railway stop located the top of the pass in the early 1900s before the Moffat Tunnel was created.At this time, trains from the Denver Northwestern and Pacific Railway traveled 23 miles up and …

Obituary: Clair B. Orr

Local News - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 1:17pm
A much-loved husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and friend, Clair B. Orr, 61, of Kersey, Colo., passed on to his eternal life with Christ on June 26, 2015, with his family at his side. He was born on Aug.12, 1953, in Kremmling to Jack and Alta Orr. He graduated from Kremmling High School in 1971.He married Deborah Kautz in 1974. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Deborah J. Kautz; daughters Tonya (Kyle) Pérez of Nara Visa, N.M.; Kaycee (Jason) Hoffman of Thedford, Neb.; Katie (Coy) Egbert of Hudson, Colo.; seven grandchildren including Peyton & Libby Pérez; Haxton, …

Get A 'Grip' On This Goofy Noir Sci-Fi Tale

NPR Books - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 9:03am

This reissue of Gilbert Hernandez's series starts out noir — a young man with amnesia and a mysterious lipstick trace — but quickly gets weird. Critic Etelka Lehoczky says it's full of "goofy joy."

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Inside the List

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:21am
Holly Madison, the former Playboy Playmate whose tell-all memoir is No. 2 on the hardcover nonfiction list, has said, “I don’t want negative, toxic people in my life anymore.”









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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:19am
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.









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Paperback Row

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:15am
Paperback books of particular interest.









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The Shortlist: Americana

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:59am
New books about a master swindler, a murder in 1889 Chicago and more.









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Crime: The Sleuth Next Door

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:45am
In Leah Stewart’s “The New Neighbor,” two women are guarding secrets and can’t afford to make friends.









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‘Independence Lost,’ by Kathleen DuVal

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:44am
The American Revolution was also fought on the Gulf Coast.









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‘Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham,’ by Emily Bingham

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:44am
The Jazz Age figure Henrietta Bingham charmed the British.









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Etgar Keret’s ‘The Seven Good Years: A Memoir’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:43am
An Israeli writer describes a parent’s daily life in a combat zone.









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Joseph Luzzi’s ‘In a Dark Wood’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:43am
Joseph Luzzi turned to Dante to come to terms with grief after his wife’s death.









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‘The Body Where I Was Born,’ by Guadalupe Nettel

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:43am
A woman’s harrowing girlhood, as told to her analyst.









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‘A Lady of Good Family,’ by Jeanne Mackin

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:43am
A novel follows the Grand Tour of a landscape-design pioneer.









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Nathaniel Popper’s ‘Digital Gold’ Looks at Bitcoin

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:42am
A journalist profiles the developers and devotees who have aided the rise of cybercurrency.









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‘Life #6,’ by Diana Wagman

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:42am
Facing cancer, this novel’s heroine considers life, death and a long-ago nearly fatal voyage.









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‘Valley Fever,’ by Katherine Taylor

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:41am
A young woman reluctantly returns to her parents’ California farm to nurse a case of heartache.









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