The six graduating seniors of the Silverton High School Class of 2020 rode the Silverton fire truck through town on Friday evening, May 15, as part of a celebration hampered due to the coronavirus. From left are Raul Acosta, Jessica Henderson, Kyra Maxfield (on far side of truck), Kaia Norman,…
April 13 — Public Health Order enforcement. Many questions answered. Prepared for a Colorado Open Records Act request on a fatal incident. April 14 — Received a report of a burglary in Cascade Village. Issued a verbal warning for speeding. More and more questions regarding our policies on these…
Signs enacting the new 20-mph speed limit on County Road 2 and County Road 110 were put in place this week. Mark Esper/Silverton Standard
Cy Scarborough, country music artist who often played in Silverton, and co-founder of the Bar D Chuckwagon, died Monday at age 93. Ray Dileo photo
ABOVE: Graduate Raul Acosta gives his speech at his Reese Street home. BELOW: Silverton School Board President Keri Metzler presents a high school diploma to graduating senior Wyat Gober on Friday, May 15. OPPOSITE PAGE: The Silverton San Juan Fire Department leads the six graduates on a parade…
Tuesday, May 26 • Silverton Town Board, 7 p.m., Town Hall. Wednesday, May 27 • San Juan County Board of Commissioners, 6:30 p.m., County Courthouse. Ongoing • San Juan Regional Planning Commission, 7 p.m. third Tuesday of the month, County Courthouse. • Silverton Clinic, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. most…
All of the aspens and willows that were greening up last week have been leafing-out valley floor and along the mountain slopes this weather week. Tiny yellow-eyed, grass flowers, white-marsh marigolds and creeping barberry are blooming most beautifully. Springtime in the Rockies is also welcoming…
San Juan National Forest officials will begin opening some developed recreation sites after May 20. The Columbine, Dolores and Pagosa Ranger districts will begin opening specific sites on May 22. Chimney Rock National Monument will open with limited services on June 1. Certain developed recreation…
Silverton School Superintendent Kim White said that the High School graduating seniors have always seen a large show of support and generosity from local and regional organizations in the form of scholarships and financial aid. This year was no exception. Over $24,500 was awarded to the six…
KENDALL MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY CONNECTION In our third installment of Kendall Mountain Community Connection, the Kendall Mountain Recreation Area Master Plan Committee (KMRAMPC) addresses concerns around real estate speculation. Q: What can be done to address real estate speculation associated with the…
Use the Broom Editor;Melody Skinner’s recent Guest Opinion, as well as her previous similar opinions, concerning our county commissioners’ failure to include sales tax exemptions in a ballot issue as promised, helps explain the general lack of confidence in elected officials. I do not know if the…
The Silverton Fourth of July Committee has announced that this year’s celebration has been canceled…
The Coffee Bear opened for outdoor service last weekend. It’s now open Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m.-…
Town Hall open,but with some new rules The Town of Silverton’s Town Hall has reopened to the…
The six graduating seniors of the Silverton High School Class of 2020 rode the Silverton fire truck through town on Friday evening, May 15, as part of a celebration hampered due to the coronavirus. From left are Raul Acosta, Jessica Henderson, Kyra Maxfield (on far side of truck), Kaia Norman, Wyatt Gober and Amaris Hamilton. More photos, Pages 4-5. Ray Dileo/Silverton Standard
April 13 — Public Health Order enforcement. Many questions answered. Prepared for a Colorado Open Records Act request on a fatal incident. April 14 — Received…
Cy Scarborough, country music artist who often played in Silverton, and co-founder of the Bar D Chuckwagon, died Monday at age 93. Ray Dileo photo
Signs enacting the new 20-mph speed limit on County Road 2 and County Road 110 were put in place this week. Mark Esper/Silverton Standard
10 Years Ago May 20, 2010 A complicated land exchange between the Bureau of Land Management and San Juan County is moving forward, according to Matt Janowiak…
130 YEARS AGO From the May 24, 1890 edition of the Silverton Standard: MULE TEAMS READY TO GO TO WORK. Merrill Dowd returned from a trip to New Mexico this…
Silverton High School graduation will be conducted Friday, May 15, from 4-6 p.m. Community members please congratulate the graduates at 6 p.m. At 6 p.m.…
We are facing unsettling times right now, but I don’t have to tell you that. When the 416 fire happened a few years ago, as a community, we lost a big chunk…
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