Do we want Colorado is it used to be?

Essay by Allen Best Colorado – October 2004 – Colorado Central Magazine A WAVE OF NOSTALGIA for “Colorado as it used to be” has been sweeping the state during the last several years. This trend first became evident, at least to me, in the advertising pitches of ski resorts. Starved for business, Crested Butte truthfully […]

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Book was misrepresented in Colorado Central review

Letter from Grant Collier Colorado – January 2002 – Colorado Central Magazine Editors: I wanted to thank you for the generally positive review of my book Colorado: Yesterday & Today, which appeared in the October issue of your magazine. However, I was disappointed to see that one aspect of my book was entirely misrepresented.

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‘Rocky Mountain High’ should be our state song

Letter by Ken Davies Colorado – April 1998 – Colorado Central Magazine `Rocky Mountain High’ should be our state song With little more, in 1972, than a guitar, his voice, and a remarkably clear artistic insight, John Denver placed an image into the world of Colorado’s most known and admired identity attribute. Since then, “Rocky […]

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