• Becoming Local: The Telluride Difference

    13 hours ago.

    When I ride the Gondola into town, it’s only a matter of time before I’m identified as a “local." Usually, it happens by the second tower. Then, the inevitable two questions follow. “You live here? Do you know how lucky…

  • FALL SUNDAY: Marijuana and Moms

    4 days ago.

                            A long time ago, when I was twenty-something and at the apex of my carefree partying lifestyle, I was shocked to learn that an older friend of mine—a…

  • Telluride Library: Marijuana & You

    1 week ago.

    Is it surreal to you that the devil's lettuce can now be bought at a retail store in your town? Are you curious about the effects of marijuana on people and in the community? Alpine Wellness hosts a community forum in…

  • Fall Sunday: Backpacking With Kids in the Weminuche

    1 week ago.

    When you have kids, you give up a few things. Sleep. Money. Time. You accept the trade-off: deprivation for family. Andy and I were down with all of that. But one thing we weren’t okay with giving up was backpacking.…

  • Fall Sunday: What Kids Carry With Them To School

    3 weeks ago.

    I drop her off, and it’s the same scene every day of the first week. All the other kids sit down in their seats quietly, excited about kindergarten. Not her. She is wailing, and hanging onto my leg, telling me…

  • Summer Sunday: When Grandpa's In Charge

    4 weeks ago.

    If Facebook ‘likes” are a measure of my parenting coolness, then most indicators show I’m a pretty cool mom. A picture of my seven-year-old, Mollie, jumping off a dock with her cousins – 31 likes. My four-year-old, Belle, euphorically jumping…

  •   Tri-County Health Network: Understanding Regional Health Needs

    4 weeks ago.

    Asking Regional Residents to Complete Health Survey The Tri-County Health Network (TCHNetwork, a nonprofit comprised of regional health care providers, is working to better understand the health needs of the region. Over the next five weeks, TCHNetwork ‘s Outreach Team…

  • San Miguel Resource Center: Call for Advocates

    1 month ago.

    “Being an advocate is one of the most rewarding things I have done in my time in Telluride, but in addition, the skills I learned in advocate training have been as useful in my daily life as they are for…

  • Is Summer Different Now?

    1 month ago.

    A long time ago and far away, say, in the halcyon (not really) days of the 1950s and 1960s, summer meant road trips, day camp, and ice cream. Labor Day is fast approaching and with the long weekend (that includes…

  • Summer Sunday: Off to Kindergarten

    1 month ago.

        The end of summer always feels too abrupt. I’m never ready for the transition to cooler temperatures and shorter, busier days, but this time it’s going to be an even bigger adjustment: my oldest child will be starting…

  • Telluride Fire Department: PSA Created to Save Lives

    1 month ago.

    The project was the brainchild of the Chief Paramedic of the Telluride Fire Protection District, Emil Sante, who enlisted the help of writer-producer Susan Lilly and documentary filmmaker Ken Bailey. The Telluride Fire Protection District produced a PSA (Public Service…

  • Mudd Butts #28: It’s About Time

    1 month ago.

    It may be children’s theater, but the Telluride Academy’s Mudd Butt Mystery Theatre Troupe has never shied away from the deep issues that confront the human condition. Playfully woven into an often wacky story line enacted by middle-schoolers in wild costumes carrying…

  • Medical Moment: Why Quit Smoking?

    2 months ago.

    Telluride Inside... and Out is proud to feature the Telluride Medical Center's MEDICAL MOMENT, a weekly column that answers common medical questions in pop culture. Have a question for the doctors? Click here to send. Care Manager Paula  Scheidegger answers this…

  • SAF Young People’s Theater: 4th Annual Summer Spectacular

    2 months ago.

    Featuring "Hansel & Gretel," July 14 – July 18, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Performance Friday, July 18, 1 p.m. The week-long summer camp was designed for kids ages 8 to 10 who like to sing, act, dance and just have a good time…

  • Summer Sunday: Independence

    2 months ago.

    Under the pretext of celebrating the anniversary of our nation’s independence, every fourth, Americans gather. From the corners of America’s small rural towns to the avenues of her most distinguished cities, families participate in traditions that they have been playing…

  • Fourth of July, Overview

    2 months ago.

    The original resolution calling for the Continental Congress to declare the United States free from British rule was introduced by Richard Henry Lee of Virginia on June 7, 1776. Three days later, a committee headed by Thomas Jefferson was appointed…