Dear Friends

Upended lives and excellent coverage
Upended lives and excellent coverage
Be safe, dear friends.
In difficult times, community matters
In difficult times, community matters
Supporting each other helps us all do our best.
An old colleague — and a new executive director
An old colleague — and a new executive director
High Country News gets a new trail guide.
Student journalists and a new face
Student journalists and a new face
Editors take time to help student journalists understand the craft, and a photo editor joins the staff.
Tucson times, and a farewell
Tucson times, and a farewell
HCN spends time in Arizona, and we mourn the loss of a longtime staffer.
 Plans for HCN’s 50th anniversary bash come together
Plans for HCN’s 50th anniversary bash come together
From puppies to party planning to new fellowships, we remain busy.
Who has access to the West?
Who has access to the West?
… and how does it change our views of this place?
HCN celebrates newness in the new year
HCN celebrates newness in the new year
We have a new look, editors and fellows.
Many reasons to celebrate November
Many reasons to celebrate November
New employees join our staff and heritage months make the days extra special.
Jars of jam and a lot of joy
Jars of jam and a lot of joy
Harvest season meant conferences, visitors and a wonderful wedding.
The time is right for new leadership at HCN
The time is right for new leadership at HCN
As the organization enters its 50th year, we prepare for the future.
Fall brings professors, pedalers and presidential candidates
Fall brings professors, pedalers and presidential candidates
Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet stops by our office, and we wish a fond farewell to a longtime staffer.
Coming home to the West
Coming home to the West
Old friends swing by our offices, and we say a few sad goodbyes.
Accolades and some new roles
Accolades and some new roles
New interns and a fellow arrive, and our editorial staff continues to morph.
Development in Bozeman and the basin
Development in Bozeman and the basin
The West continues to morph from growth and climate change.
Staff dispatch to many destinations
Staff dispatch to many destinations
And one gives a major gift of her own.
On the Road to 50: Stitching the Northwest back together
On the Road to 50: Stitching the Northwest back together
The past, present and future of the West, and HCN’s coverage of the region.
On Rhubarb and redactions
On Rhubarb and redactions
An HCN editor trains NYTimes staff, and we remember longtime readers.
On the Road to 50: A grand beginning
On the Road to 50: A grand beginning
It’s a dangerous and promising time. HCN seeks to tell the many stories of the West.
Yodelers, goats, promotions and other surprises
Yodelers, goats, promotions and other surprises
Two of our editors advance, and HCN wins an award for Best Energy and Environment Writing.
A return from our spring hiatus
A return from our spring hiatus
HCN receives an American Society of Journalists and Authors award and a lovely tribute to our former publisher.
A bittersweet goodbye
A bittersweet goodbye
An editor moves on while others tackle some of journalism’s biggest challenges.
A new podcast, and a farewell
A new podcast, and a farewell
We mourn the loss of our longtime friend, Patsy Batchelder.
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