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In the News (Wed 20 Mar 19)

  
  Fletcher Mountain 13,951 climbing Trip Report with photos
Fletcher Mountain is one of Colorado highest 100 peaks rising to 13,951 feet.
Fletcher Mountain can be approached from a variety of routes from either the west or the east side.
Fletcher Mountain 5/29/05 Fletcher Mountain is one of Colorado highest 100 peaks rising to 13,951 feet.
home.comcast.net /~14ers2/fletcher/trip.html   (1415 words)

  
 Untitled Document
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs senior center Kevin Fletcher scored a career-high 29 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in the Mountain Lions' 73-54 loss to Southern Colorado on Jan. 29.
Fletcher has made 6-of-10 3-point attempts, but will need to average 2.2 attempts over the team's last seven games to qualify as a conference leader.
Fletcher is averaging two blocks over the past three games and has 19 for the season.
web.uccs.edu /ur/mediawatch/Feb2002/gazette_2_5_02.htm   (782 words)

  
 Len Osanic Eulogizes L. Fletcher Prouty
Fletcher was very hard working and to his wife's lament never knew the word "Retirement".
Fletcher wrote, lectured, spoke on Radio shows, and was on Television many times, often regarding political intrigue from Watergate to the JFK Assassination.
Fletcher Prouty was one of the most warm and amiable men you could ever meet.
www.prouty.org /fletcher_eulogy.html   (1718 words)

  
 DD 992 Fletcher
In late January 2003 the USS Fletcher took part in a sea swap where her crew was swapped out with the crew of the recently decommissioned USS Kinkaid.
The arrows, adapted from the Fletcher coat of arms, are symbolic of the name (a Fletcher being a maker of arrows).
Admiral Fletcher's experiences in three of the principle carrier air battles of World War II -- Coral Sea, Midway, and the Eastern Solomons -- are symbolized by a naval cutlass resting in superior position over a samurai sword.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/agency/navy/dd-992.htm   (1526 words)

  
 Colorado College Tutt Library: Century Chest transcription 37
West in Park County Colorado, I have been tied up in a law grit for over 3 years in the land offfice at Washington D.C. over the little to it, I got the decision in my favor on the 8th of March 1901 from the Hon.
Although the two with Colorado City between are rapidly growing into one, it would have been a graceful expression of gratitude to have called this place Palmer in honor of general W.H. Palmer, whose untiring effort did much for its up building in the early days.
A paper proposed and given by Dora Fletcher Noxon for the Woman's Educational Club of Denver, Colorado, -- of which she was president - and by request repeated several times before other clubs and parlor meetings.
www.coloradocollege.edu /library/specialcollections/CenturyChest/transcription37.html   (3936 words)

  
 Women's Basketball
That being the criteria, Saturday’s loss to the Colorado State Rams had to be considered a success for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and coach Marty Fletcher.
With eight players taller than 6-feet, Colorado State often had a lineup on the floor that would have challenged some Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference men’s teams in the height department.
Colorado State was more patient working the ball inside in the second half.
www.uccs.edu /~athletic/story.php?id=395   (518 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - fletcher
Aurora (city, Colorado), city in Arapahoe, Adams, and Douglas counties in central Colorado.
Although he wrote many works alone and with several different dramatists, he is best known...
Fletcher, Phineas (1582-1650), English poet and clergyman, son of Giles Fletcher the elder and brother of Giles the younger, both also noted poets....
ca.encarta.msn.com /fletcher.html   (100 words)

  
 Quandary Peak
Colorado's Fourteeners: From Hikes to Climbs - by Gerry Roach.
My goal for the day was to climb to the 13,400' saddle which separates Fletcher Mountain (13,951') and Quandary Peak (14,265'), climb Fletcher via its southeast ridge, and then climb Quandary Peak along the West Ridge route.
The traverse from Fletcher Mountain to Quandary Peak took me longer than I expected (2 hours), but it was an enjoyable and exhiliarating climb, aside from the gully episode.
sepwww.stanford.edu /sep/morgan/adventures/colorado/quandary.html   (1562 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: River: One Man's Journey Down the Colorado, Source to Sea: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Colin Fletcher's journey down the Colorado River, from source to sea was a long, dull, uneventful voyage.
Fletcher shows a complete disregard for the native wildlife, not knowing the difference between a beaver and a mink for instance.
Fletcher, and his editors, gives us a wooley-headed pseudo-mystical monologue, interspersed with observations of the land being traversed.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/0375701826   (785 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Thousand-Mile Summer: In Desert and High Sierra: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Fletcher followed lonely stretches of the Colorado, crossed the Mojave, walked the trough of Death Valley and wandered through the High Sierras.
Colin Fletcher is an excellent writer and this book is, in my opinin, is one of his best.
Fletcher had placed, before his hike, a number of strategic caches of water along his desert route.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0831070463?v=glance   (1067 words)

  
 River : One Man's Journey Down the Colorado, Source to Sea Adventure Travel Ideas, Gear, Books, Tickets at eKibo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
At age sixty-seven, Colin Fletcher, the guru of backpacking in America, undertook a rigorous six-month raft expedition down the full length of the Colorado River--alone.
Colin Fletcher was one of my early "guides" into backpacking, and many of his hiking tips still stand up well as I continue to backpack in my 50's.
Fletcher is a different kind of person than most of us, but his musings cause me to think about my own life strategies and outcomes.
www.ekibo.com /cgi-bin/apf4/apf.cgi?Operation=ItemLookup&ItemId=0375701826   (651 words)

  
 SummitPost.org - Fletcher Mountain Climbing Information
Fletcher is the hub between three spectacular peaks in Colorado's Ten Mile Range: Drift Peak, Atlantic Peak, and the popular fourteener, Quandary Peak.
From the usual approach at Blue Lakes, Fletcher is an enjoyable 4-mile round trip, with over 2000 feet of climbing and a good deal of solid class 2 boulder-hopping.
For the more experienced, linking a climb of Fletcher's southeast slopes with Quandary Peak's West Ridge route is a recommended variation in Roach's 14'er book.
www.summitpost.org /show/mountain_link.pl/mountain_id/296   (733 words)

  
 A Gourmet Journey through the Southwest
Those days are long gone, but the vast feed lots of Greeley, Colorado, north of Denver, still move cattle by the hundreds of thousands into packing plants larger than any of the towns I have visited on this trip, shipping prefabbed burgers by the millions of tons.
I could head over to Gunnison, Colorado (GUC- 38 32.03N, 106 55.99W), just half an hour to the east, where there is a buffalo herd.
I am thinking of Rocky Ford, Colorado on the Arkansas River, the self-proclaimed "Melon Capital of the World," which is the second World Food Capital on this flight.
www.swaviator.com /html/issueSO03/Food91003.html   (1987 words)

  
 Amazon.com: River : One Man's Journey Down the Colorado, Source to Sea: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Colin Fletcher, the author of the Grand Canyon classic The Man Who Walked Through Time, adds to his life list of desert voyages with a trip down the 1,700-mile-long Colorado River.
Fletcher's journey reveals the river from the perspective of an elderly man traveling at a slow pace (6 months) who is absorbing the spirit and feel of the Colorado and reflecting upon a lifetime of wilderness travel.
But his cruise down the Colorado is the essence of tedium, filled with the sort of philosophical meanderings usually found in fortune cookies.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0375701826?v=glance   (1780 words)

  
 The BEATRICE Interview: 1997
But Fletcher's books are always about more than the journeys he makes, combining rigorously detailed nature writing with personal recollections and ruminations.
The true geographical source is the source of what's known as the Green River, but what we identify as the source is what used to be called the Grand River, which is still reflected in some of the local names, like Grand Junction.
In the year that I was conceived, a politician in Colorado decided that the Colorado River should start in the state of Colorado, so he got it changed.
www.beatrice.com /interviews/fletcher   (1173 words)

  
 Local Union No
The Respondent further contends that the Board does not have exclusive jurisdiction over union-security agreements, and that the Colorado Labor Peace Act constitutes the lawful exercise of jurisdiction by the State of Colorado over union-security agreements in effect in the state.
 The Respondent asserts that this exercise of jurisdiction by Colorado deprives the Board of jurisdiction concerning the enforcement of the Respondent’s union-security clause.
Contrary to the defense asserted by the Respondent, this unlawful conduct is not shielded by Colorado state law.
www.nlrb.gov /nlrb/shared_files/decisions/327/327-87.htm   (3752 words)

  
 Trip to Mexico puts Spanish-speaking student on teaching path   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
She may eventually be drawn back to Colorado, where she was born and raised, and where she will attend Colorado State University, where she was recently accepted into the liberal arts program.
Jamie Fletcher is the only Fletcher girl without an “M” name because, as the youngest child, she was “supposed to be a boy,” she said.
Fletcher would share the wealth if her one wish came true, to have enough money for anything she wants.
www.gjsentinel.com /featr/content/features/stories/2005/12/11/12_12_SOW_Jamie_Fletcher.html   (808 words)

  
 Fletcher - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
PAC Fletcher, the New Zealand Fu24 Fletcher aerial topdressing aircraft.
See List of people by name: Fl for persons with the last name Fletcher.
This is a disambiguation page—a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fletcher   (127 words)

  
 The NCAA News: Briefly in the News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
It is not uncommon to see coaches pulling double duty by overseeing a second sport or fulfilling administrative responsibilities in the athletics department.
Fletcher, whose coaching resume includes head-coaching stops at Virginia Military Institute, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and the University of Denver, joined Colorado-Colorado Springs last year.
Although managing both programs may sound like a logistical nightmare, Fletcher said things are going smoothly and that it has been a team effort by the student-athletes, assistant coaches and the administration.
www.ncaa.org /news/2004/20040202/briefly.html   (873 words)

  
 The Man from the Cave - jewishbookmall.com Info and Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Fletcher not stumbled on a very remote cave south of Las Vegas Nevada in the late 1960s.
While pursuing an on-going project of walking the length of the Colorado River, Fletcher discovered a lonely cave in Nevada with evidence that a remarkable individual had called it home sometime in the early part of the century.
Fletcher wondered who this could have been, and what had led him to this very out-of-the-way location (as Colin Fletcher himself had been led there).
www.jewishbookmall.com /shop/asinsearch_0394406958.html   (261 words)

  
 KFFL - Royce Clayton, SS, Free Agents   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
The Denver Post reports Colorado Rockies SS Royce Clayton made his second straight start at shortstop Saturday, Sept. 4, although MAN Clint Hurdle indicated SS Clint Barmes would see the majority of starts at the position the rest of the season.
The San Francisco Chronicle's Henry Schulman reports San Francisco Giants OF Barry Bonds and MAN Felipe Alou got into a heated discussion with home-plate umpire Andy Fletcher when Colorado Rockies SS Royce Clayton hit a ground ball to the left-field wall that was touched by a "fan", which is supposed to be interference.
The Associated Press reports Colorado Rockies SS Royce Clayton's double in the first inning of the Wednesday, May 26, game with the San Diego Padres was his 12th in 16 games.
www.kffl.com /player/5380/MLB   (837 words)

  
 UW-Eau Claire Music and Theatre Arts Department : Wind and Percussion Faculty
Fletcher is also the author of The Paris Conservatoire and The Contest Solos of Bassoon, published by Indiana University Press.
Fletcher has served on the faculties of several summer music camps and presently teaches clarinet and saxophone at the International Music Camp.
She previously served on the faculty of the Metropolitan State College of Denver and was a Visiting Lecturer of Oboe and Musicology at the Lionel Hampton School of Music at the University of Idaho.
www.uwec.edu /mus-the/faculty/windsf.htm   (2570 words)

  
 FLETCHER & BENSKY FURS
First, Fletcher, a west Little Rock furrier with 13 years in the business, bought Bensky, the city's oldest furrier, which had been in business downtown for 72 years.
Fletcher says she has seen a boom in interest as well: “I got a catalog from Saks and there's nothing but furs in it.”
Another favorite for this year, Fletcher says, is shave beaver, which has a velvety texture.
www.frankfletcher.com /fletcherbensky.htm   (688 words)

  
 Bullet Team & Formula Mazda Press Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
The one-mile oval track is one of the fastest in the country, and average speeds were nearing the 150 mph mark as Fletcher completed laps in the 27-second range.
Driver Taylor Fletcher was quoted as saying, "We were headed for the podium about three quarters of the way through the race when we got caught up in lapped traffic after having worked up to fourth position.
Bullet Racing reportedly was pleased with the results as well as being provided an opportunity to promote their children's charities sponsor program in the State of Colorado.
www.sonic.net /bullet/Pikes_Peak_press.html   (292 words)

  
 djournal.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
But Fletcher said his agreement to join the ACHL is contingent upon the two Alabama franchises clearing hurdles themselves.
Under the proposed merger, the America West would be a Tier 2 juniors league and would feed players to the United States Hockey League, which would become Tier 1, the highest level of junior hockey in the country.
After this week's meetings in Colorado, Fletcher will consider the new landscape of junior hockey and how it relates to potential travel costs.
www.djournal.com /pages/story.asp?ID=33813&pub=1&div=Sports   (490 words)

  
 DenverPost.com - COLLEGES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Fletcher, the former men's basketball coach at the University of Denver, said in a statement he was unwilling to move his family to Colorado Springs and the daily commute from Denver had become a burden.
Fletcher, 53, took over the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's program before the 2002-03 season, compiling a 27-54 record in three seasons.
Fletcher also doubled as the men's coach for one year, in 2003-04, leading the team to a 5-22 season.
www.ukiahdailyjournal.com /Stories/0,1413,36~87~2739697,00.html   (407 words)

  
 Cortez Journal Online - Cortez Colorado
Elderly Medicare beneficiaries who are not computer savvy may have trouble deciphering and comparing the 43 plans offered by 17 providers in Colorado, said Sue Fletcher, the center’s director of senior services for Montezuma County.
Also, aggressive insurance companies may pressure them to hurry and sign up for their plans, so Fletcher wants area residents who are 65 and older to be prepared.
She has researched the Byzantine Medicare Plan D and received training from the Colorado Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program to provide information at the senior center’s workshop Tuesday night.
www.cortezjournal.com /asp-bin/article_generation.asp?article_type=news&article_path=/news/05/news051210_2.htm   (676 words)

  
 Univ of Colo at Colo Springs
The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs named Marty Fletcher assistant athletic director for operations management and interim women’s basketball coach, effective July 1.
"We are delighted to hire on Marty Fletcher with his wealth of basketball experience and contacts as our women's head basketball coach,” said athletic director Randy Cubero.
Fletcher sees the move to CU-Colorado Springs, one of the fastest growing campuses in the nation, as a way to broaden his career path.
web.uccs.edu /athletic/womensbb/0701fletcherhired.htm   (233 words)

  
 Documentation Page 2
Fletcher living near Crandall Station died last week.
Church of Christ Baptized in Colorado in the pond down from their house.
This page and all the pages contained in The Fletcher Family web site domain, are the property of the Fletcher Family web site and may not be reproduced in any form with the written permission of the Fletcher Family web site designer.
www.angelfire.com /mo3/fletcherfamily/documentationpage2.html   (1721 words)

  
 Directory of Colorado State Register Properties   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Thomas Hornsby Ferril, poet laureate of Colorado and foremost figure in the literary history of Denver and Colorado, lived in the house from 1900 until his death in 1988.
She was Colorado's first Black female doctor and until her death remained the only such physician in Denver.
The two-story brick townhouse was built in 1892 by Reverend Thomas N. Haskell, the founder of Colorado College.
www.coloradohistory-oahp.org /programareas/register/1503/cty/dv3.htm   (4424 words)

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