Articles by Terry West





A Reminder to be Bear Aware

I had my own bear encounter last night at my home in Poncha Springs! A bear knocked over my trash cans and scared the hell out of me.





Weather for Sunday, July 18th

Showers and thunderstorms are possible again this afternoon and will become more widespread today. Flash flooding remains possible especially over area burn scars.


Weather for Saturday, July 17th

Our weather pattern is expected to remain active with daily afternoon thunderstorms continuing into early next week. Flash flooding is possible especially over area burn scars.


10th Anniversary Celebration & Lucky Duck Race

The Salida Sunrise Rotary Club is offering free booth space for area non-profit organizations during their 10th anniversary celebration and Lucky Duck Race August 29th in Salida’s Riverside Park.


Ready… Aim… Fire Tomatoes!

The Great Tomato War is back! What was a popular event at Twin Lakes in the 1980’s is being revived by the Buena Vista Rotary Club.