Items by Ed And Betsy Marston

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Springtime; HCN Albuquerque potluck; BLM conference in Las Vegas; Paonia's Easter eggs; Nicholas DeVore III visits from Bisbee, Arizona.
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Robert Amon is legally untangled; HCN's new development associate, Michelle Anton Allen; corrections, congratulations, visitors, lost writers; and Paonia's coal mine controversy.
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Rearranging a crowded office; springtime visitors; Michelle Nijhuis stays, Peter Chilson leaves; working assets grant applied for.
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Congratulations to Greg Hanscom and Tara Thomas and others; newsletters galore; mailing list policy.
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Feedback; Manas magazine returns to life; new interns Jamie Murray and Alan Schussman.
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Plaudits for Frank and Deborah Popper; visitors, corrections, and Rob Pudim's "consensus cartoon" comes home.
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David Brower wants to empty Lake Powell; trail builder Gudy Gaskill visits.
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HCN board meeting in Driggs, Idaho; Writers on the Range at HCN; fall visitors; research fund drive; correction.
Heard around the West
Navajo football broadcast, George Nethercutt not a good listener, fish visitors comment, Wanaleiya resort in Nevada, Iowa romance, cold weather in the Dakotas, big and little DIAs.
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Larry Tuttle ends 1,872-mile walk; Karl Hess Jr. visits; other visitors; advertising; name confusion.
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HCN anniversary in Lander, Rick and Heather Knight present award to HCN, new interns Heather Abel and Warren Cornwall.
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Death of reporter Jim Stiak; HCN board meeting report; Cascadia Times; Visitors.
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Skipped issue, board meeting announcement, interns Ross Freeman and Anders Halverson.
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Former interns, odds and ends, corrections
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Visitors, odds and ends, mistaken identity.
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Energy award, marriages and visits, corrections, Charles Wilkinson
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Arrival of Ray Ring and family, visitors, corrections.
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Wake fire near Paonia, 14 firefighters killed near Glenwood Springs.
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Odds and ends, HCN survey, avalanches in northwest, intern Peter McBride.
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Odds and ends, visitors, transitions, intern Carol Busch, barebones, high praise.
Two western forces clash at Jackson Lake
The frailness of Jackson Dam brings two sacred Western forces into conflict: agricultural water rights versus one of America's most beautiful and popular national parks.