Photos submitted This 2010 photo shows the family together as the Helleckson quartet. From the left are Brent, Stephanie, Karen and Jacob.The Paonia Hellecksons are a musical family. The four of them form a musical quartet — actually a vocal quartet and an instrumental quartet.
Picture a Matchbox car. Typically, it's classified as 1:64 scale and measures 2 1/2 to 3 inches in length. Now shrink that car even further, to 1:87 scale (you might need a magnifying glass!) and picture working windshield wipers, doors that open and close, and a hood that lifts up so you can take a close look at the engine.
File photo Start of the Grand Mesa Ultramarathon takes place at 5 a.m. at the Crag Crest trailhead across Highway 65 from the Grand Mesa Lodge.If compiling a checklist of attributes the ideal special event would possess and contribute to the local economy, the following ones might come to mind:
• It caters to an active lifestyle demographic that is highly mobile and has money to spend in this area.