THE ZEPHYR/AUGUST-SEPTEMBER 1998
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Editorial by Jim Stiles
MOAB IN A NUTSHELL By Jim Stiles
The River Corridor: For sale to the highest bidder...No jeeps in Salt Creek...The Kane Creek rest area: Will it ever open?...Crystal-meth in Moab?
PAGE 7:NUTSHELL: THE PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE
Finally a roof on the Steen Pavillion...You CAN polish a turd...A 'rancho" too many? Never!...Dog of the Month: PAPPY.
PAGE 10: WHAT JACKSON HOLE IS BECOMING By David Swift
Swift sees a few unsettling trends including animal rights activists and churches without windows.
But don't give up hope...we'll always have pathways.
PAGE 10: SUWA's CANYON COUNTRY WATCHDOG
SUWA announces the results of a new wildersness inventory.
PAGE 15: THE ATLAS PILE: Moab's Toxic Ticking Time Bomb?
PAGE 16: ATLAS POLITICS By Bill Hedden
Why is the Atlas tailings pile such a hot potato? Where we've been. Where we go from here.
PAGE 18: CHARLIE STEEN'S U.R.E.C.O. MILL By Raye C. Ringholz
How a pig farm ultimately became a 10 million ton tailings pile. From Raye's book: Uranium Frenzy
PAGE 20: AS THE TAILINGS LEACH By Lance Christie
Just whats in those ten million tons? Lance says we'll be asking ourselves that for the next 270 years.
PAGE 22: CAP IT WHERE IT IS By Robert Pattison
Atlas Corporation's former contract project engineer expresses a dissenting view. Moving the pile is a waste of tax dollars.
PAGE 24: AROUND THE
BEND AGAIN IN SAN JUAN COUNTY by KEN SLEIGHT
Creating a nuclear waste dump in San Juan County?
The White Mesa Mill is ready to accept waste from the Manhattan Project and two of the county's three commissioners say GREAT!
PAGE 27: TWISTED TABLOIDS with DAN O'CONNOR:
With all those millions of tons of toxic tailings, can Godzilla be far behind?
PAGE 33: HERB RINGER'S AMERICAN WEST
Herb finally reaches Colorado. Just in time to see Aspen the way it was.
PAGE 34: STREAMOFCONSCIOUSNESS By Anne Wilson
A shocking, titilating, but ultimately revealing story of Anne's day planner.
PAGE 38: FEEDBACK...THE READERS RESPOND
On the Dinsmore shooting and the Moab P.D. SUWA gets slammed. An objection to Owen Severance's objection.
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