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Considering Running For Trustee

To The Editor, I’m Town resident Mark Elrod.  On February 11, 2010, I attended the Town Trustee Candidates Forum. I am considering a run for the position of Town Trustee. “Considering” being the operative word. I think it would be presumptuous of any candidate to assume that our 3,800+ registered Town voters want a change in representation on our Town Board. But I would like to know what they think before m ...

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A Heartfelt Thank You

To The Editor: A heart felt thank you to Smokin' Daves B.B.Q., Bo Winslow, Wild Basin Lodge and the amazing imagination of Betty Whiteside from Tender Grass Carriage and Don & Cherie Gardner, Nick & Bud for your contribution that made it possible for us to place at The National Western Stock Show. What an exciting time for us. We couldn't have done it without you! Again THANK YOU ALL! Don, Cherie, N ...

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Frost Giant Thanks

To The Editor: A great big thank you to everyone who worked together to make the 31st Annual Frost Giant 5K and 10K races a big success. We hosted 234 runners for this years races on January 31. Thanks to our primary sponsors MedX of Estes, MacGregor Ranch, Town of Estes Park, Estes Park Medical Center, and YMCA of the Rockies/Estes Park Center for their annual support. We really could not do the races with ...

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Jaggers Thank The Community

Dear Estes Park Friends, It is with much regret that Maritza and I have decided to close the local Curves effective January 22nd. As most of you know Maritza is going through some additional preventative chemotherapy for her lymphoma. This combined with the fact that we have never been in a totally solvent position with Curves finalized our decision. Maritza has made many great friends through Curves and th ...

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Support The Community Thrift Shop

To The Editor: This letter is in reference of the Estes Park Community Thrift Shop complaint stated by one person which makes you wonder if he has ever volunteered for anything in his life. If he had, then he would not be stirring up a problem for the Thrift Shop that does so much for people and individual entities in our community. The Estes Park Community Thrift Shop has donated to the Big Thompson Flood ...

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A Letter From The Estes Valley Fire Protection Board

An Open Letter to the Citizens of the Estes Valley, Thanks to your support, January 1 marked the transition from the Estes Park Fire Department to the Estes Valley Fire Protection District. This has truly been a community solution to a community need. Due to the work of so many individuals the transition has been as smooth as could possibly be expected. We are proud to work with highly-trained and caring vo ...

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Salud Thanks Community Thrift Shop

Dear Editor: The Estes Park Salud Foundation Board wishes to express publicly our extreme gratitude to the Estes Park Community Thrift Shop (Hwy 34) for again including Salud in the Year End 2009 grant awards. We thank each of the Thrift Shop volunteers for the dedication to this cause that benefits not just Salud, but many other non-profit groups in the area. The grant award also provides a public acknowle ...

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Thank You Voters

Dear Editor: On January 12, Estes Park voters participated in a special municipal election at unprecedented levels.  More votes were cast in the special election than were cast within Town limits during the November election.  Indeed, it was the highest number of voters in a municipal election ever. Thank you to all those Estes Park citizens who voted in this past election.  The strong turn-out demonstrated ...

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