• Locations: Español Published

    Subdivisión y remodelación aprobada

    Publicado originalmente en inglés el 11 de febrero, 2021

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    Representantes del gobierno local de Carbondale aprobaron un Major Site Plan Review en la junta del martes, 9 de febrero, presentado por Stein Properties, LP y Carbondale Center Place LLC. La… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    El Sol siga brillando

    Publicado originalmente en inglés el 11 de febrero, 2021

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    El 12 de febrero 2021, The Sopris Sun completa su doceavo año informando, inspirando y conectando a la comunidad. Para estudiantes de numerología, este es nuestro “cumpleaños dorado,” año reflejando… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    The Sun shines through

    On Feb. 12, 2021, The Sopris Sun completes its twelfth year of informing, inspiring and connecting community. For students of numerology, this is our “golden birthday,” age matching the day of month, as our community paper emerges through its “tween” years. It’s also Chinese New Year, inaugurating the… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Sheltering the homeless

    Perhaps the only consensus regarding the homelessness issue is that there is not a one-size-fits-all solution. The sheltering aspect alone is riddled with caveats. There are many more homeless people in the Valley than there are shelter options. But even if there were a facility to house every… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - February 11, 2021

    Sharing the love
    Camy Britt’s letter last week was “Right On.” Carbondale IS a great place to live for the vibes and events! We also have the Carbondale Nature Park, great cross-country skiing at Spring Gulch, and all of our outdoor COVID-safe activities. We are all in this together… read more →

  • Locations: Columns Published

    Branching Out: Respecting life and death

    Is a dead animal of value, or just trash?
    I’m forced to ponder this after retrieving a dead creature from Highway 133. We didn’t want cars to smash the animal to oblivion.
    The night had been exceptionally dark, stars and moon veiled by snow clouds. Not… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Basalt supports the arts community

    At their regular meeting on Feb. 9, Basalt Town Council pledged more financial assistance for the Art Base (AB) move to Midland Avenue and also approved lease relief.
    Skye Skinner, AB executive director, requested an extension of their lease agreement and rent relief. The organization purchased the… read more →

  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Obituary: Suzanne “Suzi” Titus

    1941 – 2021

    Suzanne “Suzi” Titus was an incredible woman with beautiful eyes that sparkled when she smiled, an understated but full presence, a surprising dry sense of humor, wicked luck at cards and a somewhat curious fan base of all dogs she’d ever known.

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  • Locations: Columns, News Published

    Scuttlebutt - February 11, 2021

    Vaccine eligibility
    As of Feb. 8, Colorado opened vaccine eligibility to people ages 65 to 69, to K-12 educators and childcare workers, to first responders and other essential workers. This is Phase 1b.2 of the state’s vaccination plan. The expansion allows more than a quarter of Colorado adults to… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Conserved ranch looks to future

    At the end of 2020, a conservation easement that had been in negotiation for more than five years came to fruition. Sunfire Ranch, over 1,200 acres near the confluence of the Crystal River and Thompson Creek, sold a $10M conservation easement to Pitkin County Open Space and Trails (PCOST). Support… read more →