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Ben Metcalf’s novel, set in Virginia, takes issue with the American idealization of the back-to-the-land life.
In this first novel, a young congressional aide navigates a minefield of graft and corruption in present-day China.
Today, Richard Hofstadter, who wrote “The Paranoid Style in American Politics,” might target not just right-wing radio hosts but also the aggrieved left.
Ms. Leovy discusses “Ghettoside,” Patton Oswalt talks about his new memoir and Anita Shapira discusses “Ben-Gurion: Father of Modern Israel.”
This ski season marks the 75th anniversary for Winter Park Resort, Colorado’s longest continuously running ski resort. Chosen for its location at the West Portal of the Moffat Tunnel and its easy access for Front Range skiers via the railroad, Denver’s Winter Park opened on Jan. 28, 1940. The ski area was the result of cooperation between Denver’s Parks Director George Cranmer, the Colorado Arlberg Club, and the U.S. Forest Service. Even though Winter Park did not open until 1940, the concept for the resort started many years before. The early years of Colorado’s ski industry were rooted in Nordic …
In 2012, Marissa Mayer was tasked with reversing the fortunes of a struggling Internet pioneer.
Looking at the depression of 1921.
A 62-year-old man died at Winter Park Resort on Wednesday, Jan. 21. Hugo Post was found unconscious and unresponsive on Cranmer Trail around 9:30 a.m., according to a statement from Winter Park Resort. Post appeared to be suffering from a medical condition, according to the statement. Ski patrol attempted to resuscitate Post before transporting him to the Denver Health East Grand ER at the base of Winter Park Resort. The Grand County Coroner’s Office confirmed that Hugo Post had died on Wednesday, though a cause of death was not immediately available. An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday, Jan 24. …
GRANBY — Conditions are looking good for the 3 Lakes Ice Fishing Tournament. Thursday morning saw temperatures fall well below zero in Grand County. Brian Werner, Public Information Officer for Northern Water, said he had recently spoken with workers at the Pharr Pump Plant on Lake Granby and that Lake Granby is 5 ½ feet below full right now. “We are brining water through the Adams Tunnel right now,” said Werner. “But it won’t change the water levels much by this weekend.” Werner said workmen at the Farr Pump plant said ice is between half a foot and one full …