Items by Ed and Betsy Marston

Dear Friends
Springtime; HCN Albuquerque potluck; BLM conference in Las Vegas; Paonia's Easter eggs; Nicholas DeVore III visits from Bisbee, Arizona.
Dear Friends
Robert Amon is legally untangled; HCN's new development associate, Michelle Anton Allen; corrections, congratulations, visitors, lost writers; and Paonia's coal mine controversy.
Dear Friends
Rearranging a crowded office; springtime visitors; Michelle Nijhuis stays, Peter Chilson leaves; working assets grant applied for.
Dear Friends
Congratulations to Greg Hanscom and Tara Thomas and others; newsletters galore; mailing list policy.
Dear friends
Feedback; Manas magazine returns to life; new interns Jamie Murray and Alan Schussman.
Dear Friends
Plaudits for Frank and Deborah Popper; visitors, corrections, and Rob Pudim's "consensus cartoon" comes home.
Dear friends
David Brower wants to empty Lake Powell; trail builder Gudy Gaskill visits.
Dear friends
HCN board meeting in Driggs, Idaho; Writers on the Range at HCN; fall visitors; research fund drive; correction.
Dear friends
Paonia's Cherry Days festival, summer visitors, corrections, and Mollie Beattie, U.S. Fish & Wildlife head, dies of cancer at age 49, also obituary for Harley Greiman by Ed Marston.
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.
Dear Friends
Larry Tuttle ends 1,872-mile walk; Karl Hess Jr. visits; other visitors; advertising; name confusion.
Dear friends
HCN anniversary in Lander, Rick and Heather Knight present award to HCN, new interns Heather Abel and Warren Cornwall.
Dear friends
Death of reporter Jim Stiak; HCN board meeting report; Cascadia Times; Visitors.
Dear friends
Skipped issue, board meeting announcement, interns Ross Freeman and Anders Halverson.
Dear friends
Former interns, odds and ends, corrections
Dear friends
Energy award, marriages and visits, corrections, Charles Wilkinson
Dear friends
Arrival of Ray Ring and family, visitors, corrections.
Dear friends
Wake fire near Paonia, 14 firefighters killed near Glenwood Springs.
Dear friends
Odds and ends, HCN survey, avalanches in northwest, intern Peter McBride.
Dear friends
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.
Dear friends
Visitors, odds and ends, mistaken identity.
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