All Clippings From The ‘Culture’ Category

April 1st, 2015

Beyond the Chicken War (Part One): The North Fork and the “Right to Farm”

Beyond the Chicken War (Part One): The North Fork and the “Right to Farm” Report and analysis by Thomas Wills “It is not widely understood that modern agriculture is an industrial process… Nuisance litigation to restrict standard farming practices has…Click to view post »


March 30th, 2015

Hotchkiss Bookman: Of Bookstore Cats and Dark Fiction

The Hotchkiss Bookman  By Thomas Wills Wills Gallery and Used Books 229 West Bridge Street * Hotchkiss, CO Open 10:30 to 5:30 Monday – Saturday 872-2664 e-mail: elazarus.wills@gmail.com Cats and used bookstores just seem to go together, which is good…Click to view post »


March 26th, 2015

Western Colorado Climate Challenge 2015 & Solar Fair Coming to Paonia in May

Western Colorado Climate Challenge 2015 & Solar Fair Acting Together to Solve Colorado’s Climate Crisis Check out the details on Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/569873639782210/ May 1 – 3, 2015 in Paonia, Colorado Info:      Friday 4:30-9pm                Western Colorado Solar Fair (Open and…Click to view post »


March 25th, 2015

Valley History Related at Blue Sage: Bloody Fruit Hobos, Bootlegging and Hippies

Valley History Related at Blue Sage:  Bloody Fruit Hobos, Bootlegging and Hippies By Thomas Wills On February 6. 2015, the Blue Sage Center, in collaboration with the North Fork Historical Society, presented their annual This is Where We Live history…Click to view post »


March 24th, 2015

Blue Sage Center for The Arts: Write-On Anthology Contest Winners Announced – Weber Exhibition and Lots More!

Blue Sage Center for The Arts: Write-On Anthology Contest Winners Announced – Weber Exhibition and Lots More! Upcoming Events Valley Voices: Making a Living in a Rural Area.Dave Knutson – How can we support ourselves in the local rural economy?…Click to view post »


March 21st, 2015

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What’s Happening at the Three North Fork Public Libraries?

A 2014 “seed swap event is advertised at the Hotchkiss library What’s Happening at the Three North Fork Public Libraries? (Submitted) Crawford Storytime for Babies, Tots, and Preschoolers at the Crawford Library. Stories, games, songs, activities, and crafts for kids…Click to view post »


March 18th, 2015

The Hotchkiss Bookman: Winter Reading and Running a Local Bookstore

The Hotchkiss Bookman By Thomas Wills – Wills Gallery and Used Books 229 West Bridge Street Open 10:30 to 5:30 Monday – Saturday 872-2664 e-mail: elazarus.wills@gmail.com   It’s gone from frigid to fairly comfortable and back and forth in the…Click to view post »


March 18th, 2015

Cultural Briefs: Quilt Show, HHS Musical, New Elsewhere Artists and more arts news

Mary Hockenbery at her Hotchkiss Church of art prior to the 2014 renovation of the structure Church of Art in March The Art From the Heart group show continues at the Church of Art through March 28th. We will be…Click to view post »


March 13th, 2015

North Fork Mentioned in National Geographic Story on Gas Development Leasing

Crowd at February BLM Bull Mountain drilling plan EIS hearing in Paonia North Fork Mentioned in National Geographic Story on Gas Development Leasing A new report released today by the Western Values Project details the oil and gas industry’s most…Click to view post »


March 10th, 2015

Volunteer Opportunity at Fort Uncompaghre

The IAWC is also involved in efforts to restore the historic Enos Hotchkiss barn. Volunteer Opportunity at Fort Uncompaghre (Submitted) The Interpretive Association of Western Colorado (IAWC) is pleased to announce that they will be taking over the operations of…Click to view post »