heard around the West

Marston, Betsy
November 2006
High Country News;11/27/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p24
The article offers news briefs related to various cultural events in some Western U.S. states. The Naked Pumpkin Run draws new participants in Boulder, Colorado every Halloween season. The 80-year-old Grand Canyon hiker Laurent Gaudreau continues to pursue his hiking event in order to reach his goal of 100 crossings before the year 2006 ends. Day laborers in Agoura Hills, California have agreed to accept only jobs that pay $15 an hour.


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