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This week's Silverton Standard
Posted on February 14 2020, 11:34am by Mark Esper in Local News
Here is a PDF of the Feb. 13 newspaper


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McKay won't run for re-election
Posted on January 28 2020, 3:20pm by Mark Esper in Local News
County commissioner for 20 years
Remembering Gerald Swanson
Posted on May 14 2019, 1:20pm by Mark Esper in Local News
Several events have been planned over Silverton’s Fourth of July holiday to honor and celebrate Gerald’s life. There will be a rosary at St. Patrick’s Church at 7 p.m. on June 30; a memorial service at 4 p.m. on Monday, July 1 at St. Patrick’s Church, with burial at Hillside Cemetery to follow.
Officer shot in mouth trying to save suicidal woman
Posted on April 03 2019, 2:39pm by Mark Esper in Local News
Undersheriff Lowrance amazingly suffers only minor injuries
'The Mountains Were Angry'
Posted on February 01 2017, 10:39pm by Mark Esper in Outdoors
A skier needed an urgent rescue in the backcountry amid a howling storm, but could it be done?
Destination: Silverton
Posted on May 12 2012, 10:05am by Mark Esper in Travel
Our summer travel magazine! Distributed free regionally, or order a copy for just 5 bucks!
Relive the history of the Wild West each week
Posted on May 12 2012, 9:55am by Mark Esper in Business
The Silverton Standard devotes at least one full page to the history of this Wild West mining region each week!
VIDEO: The Silverton Standard rides again!
Posted on May 12 2012, 1:43pm by Mark Esper in History
Here are a few videos about the Silverton Standard newspaper and its struggle to survive, including a report from the NBC "Today Show."
Silverton Gunfighters Association
Posted on May 12 2012, 1:32pm by Mark Esper in History
They're gunning for a good cause. Their performances are free but donations go to local nonprofits and scholarships.
The Great Flood of 1911
Posted on October 20 2011, 12:20am by Mark Esper in History
The Silverton Standard & the Miner's Caboose page each week explores some fascinating events in the history of the San Juans.
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