High Country News: 40 years & Getting Better all the Time

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The best way to inform yourself of the always changing American West is, hands down, High Country News. Over the course of 40 years they have become one of the most valuable institutions the West has ever known. And it all started with a passionate rancher named Tom Bell (pictured below).

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Take a few moments this weekend and learn about the unlikely tale of the best newspaper we know. Here’s a link to a inspiring film clip on High Country News after 40 years:

http://www.hcn.org/40years/history/40th-anniversary-video

For more on High Country News, be sure to visit their website!

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