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Opinion | Biff America: Singing and grieving
Opinion | Biff America: Singing and grieving

February 23, 2019

Jimmy said that I might be psychotic.Coming from him that truly means something because Jimmy is a smart dude — he went to college.I couldn’t call Jim a good friend; I don’t even know his...


Hey, Spike!, what ‘cha been up to lately?
Hey, Spike!, what ‘cha been up to lately?

February 22, 2019

While it appears your scribe has been MIA, he’s been busy editing (again) the third annual edition of Discover The Heart of Colorado magazine, a four-color glossy publication covering the Upper Arkansas River Valley, which...




Opinion | Knopf: Homeless in Summit
Opinion | Knopf: Homeless in Summit

February 21, 2019

Do you know anybody who lives in a car or a van? I was surprised talking to a very savvy local friend that she was not aware this is a thing in Summit County. Numbers...



Opinion | Liddick: Colorado’s political suicide
Opinion | Liddick: Colorado’s political suicide

February 18, 2019

I see Colorado’s attempting suicide again. Proof is Senate Bill 19-042, titled “National Popular Vote,” through which Colorado joins a compact among 11 states requiring them to appoint electors “in association with the national popular...



Biff America: Devil at the gym
Biff America: Devil at the gym

February 16, 2019

Decades ago I was at a local gym and noticed three kids, who looked to be in their teens, checking me out. I had assumed it was because of my pickle barrel pectorals: it wasn’t....




Ask Eartha: Who is Tim McClure?
Ask Eartha: Who is Tim McClure?

February 14, 2019

Dear Eartha, I saw some posters around town for the 30th Annual Tim McClure Benefit. Who is Tim McClure, and what does he have to do with High Country Conservation Center? — Mark, Breckenridge Mark,...




Opinion | Liddick: Resistance meets immovable object
Opinion | Liddick: Resistance meets immovable object

February 11, 2019

The past week has been a target-rich environment for someone who comments on politics. Me, I’ll take the State of the Union address. Not only is it potentially the most significant of the happenings, it...





Opinion | Knopf: State of chaos
Opinion | Knopf: State of chaos

February 7, 2019

“We must reject the politics of revenge, resistance and retribution, and embrace the boundless potential of cooperation, compromise and the common good,” said President Donald Trump in his State of the Union address on Tuesday...


Ask Eartha: The recycling conundrum of the to-go coffee cup
Ask Eartha: The recycling conundrum of the to-go coffee cup

February 7, 2019

Dear Eartha,What’s the skinny with paper to-go coffee cups? Can I recycle them? — Jeffery, BreckenridgeThe confusion about recycling continues – and it’s no surprise that you have questions about coffee cups. If you’ve recently...