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Norwood Christian cares about community

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It was 38 years ago that what is now Norwood Christian Church was established. Originally, it was the Methodist building, and later it evolved into the town’s Christian church. (One of the founding members, Davis Watson, is still there and an elder in the Christian Church.) Five years ago, John Dotson came to Norwood from […]

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Norwood presents the JAM Ranch

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Jim and Gretchen Wells welcome those visiting Norwood to stay at the JAM Ranch, an elegant vacation property situated on 15 acres off the road 43ZS. Located right outside of the town’s core district and 35 miles from Telluride, the home is a central location for outdoor recreation in San Miguel County. World-class skiing, some […]

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Norwood installs new signage for tourism, safety

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New signs are springing up in Norwood, in the name of both tourism and also safety. Both the Town of Norwood and the Norwood Chamber of Commerce have been working with the West End Economic Development Corporation, an organization which is working to beef up branding and marketing efforts, and especially economic growth, in the […]

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Chamber works to keep beautifying Norwood

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The Norwood Chamber of Commerce remains committed to beautifying the town, continuing its grant-making tradition for businesses to make improvements. This year, the chamber is also including homeowners in its vision for giving back. Two years ago, in 2015, the chamber awarded a grant to the Lone Cone Restaurant and Bar for the purpose of […]

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Backcountry Inn offers excellent rooms plus camping

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The Backcountry Inn — located at 1160 Grand Avenue on the west end of town— continues to be one of Norwood, Colorado’s best options for lodging. Just 35 miles from Telluride and 99 miles from Moab, Utah, the destination sits in the middle of some of the Western Slope’s most beautiful scenery. After a complete […]

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Clark’s Market serves Norwood

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Brad Perkins has been managing Clark’s Market of Norwood for the last 10 years. The small town grocery store, located on Grand Avenue in the heart of town, has been “Clark’s” for as long as he’s been there. Before that, he said the market existed under other names. Do any of you in Norwood remember? […]

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Heaven on the Cone Road

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Jim and Carol Fitzmorris have established another vacation rental for groups, families and travelers to the Norwood area. Located less than a mile up the 44ZN Road, the log and stone house offers an elegant living space in a charming, country setting. The Fitzmorris family built their home five years ago, with care and style, […]

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Chamber seeks board members

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Last week, the Norwood Chamber of Commerce held a board meeting to discuss several items of business. Now, the chamber needs new executive board members. The chamber operates as a nine-member board, and four seats are available. Currently serving on the board are John Dotson (president), Carrie Andrew (vice-president), Justin Williams (secretary), Cindy Romani (treasurer) […]