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  • Locations: News Published

    Bridges to understanding

    A new book by students at Bridges High School proudly proclaims: “We Are America”. The subtitle, “Voices of the Nation’s Future”, takes it a further, reminding adults that they are accountable to these youth and their futures. The book features intimate portraits from 18 students and is partread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    English In Action, creando comunidad

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    *este articulo ha sido editado desde que se publicó originalmente el 30 de noviembre

    Hace cuatro años, John López y… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Críticas: Ruido

    Como muchos, pasó mucho tiempo esperando a que los días festivos se sintieran como días festivos. Tal vez si decoró este año, entraré en el espíritu navideño. Tal vez una vez que haya hecho mis compras navideñas, estaré comprometido a la temporada.

     Los últimos años losread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    En Movimiento: La Hija Prodiga

    Crecer en un hogar catolico, como la mayoría de los latinos, me ha envuelto en una cantidad de rituales religiosos; en especial para las fiestas decembrinas. Uno de estos es la corona de adviento.

    Pero el caso es que no siempre fue así. Recuerdo tener ocho o nueve años, y… read more →

  • Locations: Fiction, Opinion Published

    Work in Progress - Dec. 1, 2022

    December First
    Nancy McAtavey
    Carbondale

    Continued from “The House at #45” on the Nov. 24 Work in Progress page 

    December 1. This is the day that I have been waiting for. Today, after school Aunt Kitty and I will finish the nativity scene and… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Acceso a agua limpia

    Por Beatriz Soto y Alex Sánchez

    Voces Unidas de las Montañas

    Es evidente el hecho de que el agua de Colorado se enfrenta a una crisis sin precedentes. En medio de la peor mega-sequía de los últimos 1,200 años, estamos viviendo condiciones climáticas más cálidas y secas que han alimentado… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Shipmans aren’t ready to give up

    Tragically, the day before Thanksgiving, the Shipman family’s home on the Dooley Creek Farm in the Crystal Valley burned to the ground.

    Mollie Shipman knew the home her whole life. Her grandparents came over from Leadville, bought the property in 1949 and lived in the same house. The home was… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt & Calendar - Dec. 1, 2022

    Avalanche Creek

    Avalanche Creek is now closed for the winter season. The road is closed to vehicles, and humans are not allowed north of the road. The entire area is closed to dogs. Since 1996, the seasonal closure has been implemented to protect wintering bighorn sheep, elk and mule deer.… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Ps & Qs: Twelve days of Carbondale

    This December, I want to give a little appreciation for our local flare here in Carbondalay, Bonedale, C-Town. (Just kidding, no one calls it that — yet!)

    As the holidays approach, it’s a good time to take stock of all that we have and look for ways to share with… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - Dec. 1, 2022

    Re: Past prologue

    I just finished reading Kate Collins’ article, “The past is prologue”. Back in the ‘80s, I took a tour of the capitol building in Denver. In reply to someone’s question, our guide said that when European-Americans first arrived in Colorado, “There were no people here.” It seems… read more →