News for Saturday, April 6, 2013



Shell to host open house in Hamilton

Representatives from Shell and its local contractors are hosting a meeting Tuesday in Hamilton to update residents about work scheduled to begin this spring. The meeting will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Hamilton Community Center.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife accepting registrations for Focus on Forever conference

The Focus on Forever conference is designed to provide existing and new outdoors instructors with the latest training to teach skills such as archery, cast-iron cooking, shooting, canoeing and kayaking, among others.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife commission sets Alamosa meeting

The Colorado Parks and Wildlife commission is traveling this week to Alamosa, the site of this month’s regular meeting.

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Colorado Parks and Wildlife announces waterfowl stamp art contest winners

Charles Black’s winning entry, titled “A Break in the Clouds,” features two greater scaup on a Colorado lake on a cloudy day with a sliver of early morning light illuminating the ducks.

Briefs for April 6, 2013: Food bank distribution scheduled for Tuesday

The Food Bank of the Rockies mobile food pantry will distribute food from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig.

Diane Prather: Workshop to help small-acreage landowners

Both beginners and experienced landowners will find value in an upcoming workshop that will discuss topics related to managing small-acreage property.