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Routt County in photos: Oct. 17, 2012

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Peter "Mike" Yurich, left, receives the Leckenby Pioneer Award on Wednesday night from Jim Stanko, of the Tread of Pioneers Museum, for his efforts to preserve South Routt County's history.

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Oak Creek's Mike Yurich honored with Leckenby Pioneer Award

Oak Creek’s Peter “Mike” Yurich, who translated a voracious appetite for collecting items of historic significance into a new museum, was recognized for his passion Wednesday night, when he was given the annual Leckenby Pioneer Award.

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