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Letter: Grand County Commissioner James Newberry responds to mileage allegations

Local News - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 11:33am
To the citizens of Grand County: Recently, I have been accused of theft and my ethics have been questioned. The accusers point to mileage reimbursements and being paid a stipend. I have consulted the legal staffs of both the River District and Grand County about how I handled these reimbursements. They said what I already knew: The questioned stipends and reimbursements did not violate the authority or policies of those entities. I have always reported and accounted to the IRS for any money received. As a matter of fact, I have made it a practice to not seek all reimbursements …

Bill Hader: By the Book

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 8:00am
The actor and comedian, a star of the forthcoming “The Skeleton Twins,” likes reading Dostoyevsky: “I didn’t really go to college, which is probably why I enjoy reading the classics.”






Books Update

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 1:41pm
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Book News: Harper Lee Says New Biography Is Unauthorized

NPR Books - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 5:53am

Also: Marvel's Thor is now a woman; the origins of cool.

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'Pirates In The Heartland': At Least This Review Is Safe For Work

NPR Books - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 5:03am

Pioneering underground comic artist (and R. Crumb collaborator) S. Clay Wilson's work is not for the faint of heart — or uneasy of stomach. Volume 1 of a new anthology of his work is out now.

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Jamil Ahmad, Who Published Debut Novel At 79, Dies At 83

NPR Books - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 3:02am

The Wandering Falcon received high praise and was shortlisted for the 2011 Man Asian Literary Prize. (This piece initially aired June 16, 2011 on Morning Edition).

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