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Seth Boster

News Reporter

Seth joined The Gazette in May 2016 after working at The Star in Anniston, Ala.

World-class mountaineer and author Gerry Roach cheers after reaching the highest point of the Flat Top north of Montrose, Colo., Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, while recovering from surgery to repair his left quadricep tendon. Roach, 74, has summited the major mountains of the world include Mt. Everest and has written many books including the book that sits on a shelve of most climbers in Colorado - “Colorado’s Fourteeners: From hikes to Climbs.”  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
World-class mountaineer and author Gerry Roach cheers after reaching the highest point of the Flat Top north of Montrose, Colo., Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, while recovering from surgery to repair his left quadricep tendon. Roach, 74, has summited the major mountains of the world include Mt. Everest and has written many books including the book that sits on a shelve of most climbers in Colorado - “Colorado’s Fourteeners: From hikes to Climbs.” (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
World-class mountaineer and author Gerry Roach show pictures of some of the summits he's climbed around the world, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at his Montrose home. Roach, 74, has summited the major mountains of the world include Mt. Everest and has written many books including the book that sits on a shelve of most climbers in Colorado - "Colorado's Fourteeners: From hikes to Climbs." (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
People enjoy a invite-only soft opening on Friday July 28, 2017 that Goat Patch Brewing Co., the anchor brewery put on at the redeveloped Lincoln School. The company celebrated its grand opening on Monday. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).
George Saunders, one of the nation's most acclaimed authors, will be in Colorado Springs on Friday, Feb. 2, to speak as part of the first-year Converge Lecture Series.
Cody Poirot puts on a newly-made vintage looking ski suit to model at the Tipsy Elves exhibit. The company is based in Sand Diego. For the first time, Denver is hosting the massive Outdoor Retailer Snow Show at the Colorado Convention Center. The show will run January 25-28. Retailers from across the globe shop for outdoor products from across the globe in one location. (Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
A snowboarder looks to the sweeping views from Echo Mountain, the ski area between Idaho Springs and Evergreen.
John Billings, the “Grammy Man” works in his Ridgway, Colo., shop Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Billings, with the help of his three employees, builds all the Grammy Awards by hand, about 350 this year for the 60th annual Grammy Awards.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
John Billings, the “Grammy Man” works in his Ridgway, Colo., shop Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Billings, with the help of his three employees, builds all the Grammy Awards by hand, about 350 this year for the 60th annual Grammy Awards. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
John Billings holds an old Grammy given to him by Les Paul in his Ridgway, Colo., shop Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)