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  • Locations: Español, News Published

    Nadie los vio salir

    “Llegaron a eso de tres, cuando los músicos todavía no se cansan y avientan cumbias y corridos como si estuvieran empezando”, es el inicio del relato del escritor mexicano Eduardo Antonio de la Parra. 

    Nadie los vio Salir, es un cuento corto donde De la Parraread more →

  • Locations: Español, News Published

    Chisme - 12 de octubre, 2022

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro 

    Camp Hale
    El presidente Joe Biden visitó Colorado el miércoles 12 de octubre – después de su llegada al aeropuerto regional del condado de Eagle – para designar Camp Hale como un monumento nacional. Camp Hale fue usado como un área de… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    BOT approves dispensary plan on West Main

    On Tuesday, Oct. 11, the Carbondale board of trustees met to discuss both a land use application for a potential recreational dispensary on West Main Street as well as the 2023 board budget.

    The meeting opened introducing the first round of “students of the month” forread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Basalt joins wildfire reduction collaborative, and a lawsuit sends council into executive session

    In the only matter requiring a vote at the Basalt town council’s regular meeting Tuesday, Oct. 11, councilors unanimously approved participating in a memorandum of understanding to form the Roaring Fork Valley Wildfire Collaborative (RFVWC). As the first such collaboration in the Roaring Fork River drainage and contiguous areas,… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    STC presents 'The Voice of the Prairie'

    Sopris Theatre Company (STC) premiered the first production of its 2022-23 season, John Olive’s “The Voice of the Prairie.” But, there’s still time to catch the show, which is set to run again Oct. 14 and 15 at 7 p.m. and Oct.16 at 2 p.m. at the Newread more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    'Tarzan, Conqueror of Mars'

    By Jamie LaRue
    Garfield County Libraries

    I learned to read from comic books. At first, I mostly read DC Comics, mainly Superman. I was the only 6-year-old on my block who could spell “invulnerable.” Later, I got into Marvel comics. Then, I worked myread more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    A mountain hike, a broken tooth and a traveling cat

    By Nancy Peterson
    Special to The Sopris Sun

    How lucky am I to have gone from being a couch potato in Maryland to hiking in the mountains of Colorado? This summer’s adventures included Sutey Ranch to Red Hill, American Lake, East Maroon Creek, Linkinsread more →

  • Locations: Fiction, Opinion Published

    Work in Progress - Oct. 13, 2022

    Dark Humor
    JM Jesse
    Glenwood Springs 

    A murder of crows 

    An unkindness of ravens 

    Walk into a bar

     

    The Prayer Shawl
    By Nancy McAtavey, Carbondale

    My neighbor made my prayer

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  • Locations: Letters, Opinion Published

    Letters - Oct. 13, 2022

    Faith in LGBTQ+
    We, faith leaders serving the Roaring Fork Valley and representing over 600 members, extend our unwavering support to the Roaring Fork School District (RFSD) for all efforts to support gender expansive/nonconforming students. As a community, we are called to protect the vulnerable amongread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Spud life (Potato Day photos)

    Longtime and new locals alike enjoyed another classic Potato Day celebration in Carbondale on Saturday, Oct. 1. Despite the weather, folks gathered for a lively parade, delicious lunch, fun games, music and autumnal shopping. Although the Friday-night barn dance was sparsely attended, the planning committee hopes that withread more →