• Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Soaring with SoL Theatre

    By Gus Richardson
    Youth Correspondent

    Last Saturday, I went to the Stage of Life (SoL) Theatre Company and the Sopris Soarers’ first-ever collaborative show, “This Is Halloween: Songs and Soaring From The Nightmare Before Christmas.” It was pretty good, and there was a surprisingread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Restricciones regionales incrementan los abortos en Colorado

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    El 24 de junio de 2022, de un plumazo, más de 25 millones de estadounidenses perdieron el acceso a un servicio de salud fundamental: el aborto. 

    Cuando el tribunal supremo de los Estados Unidos decidió por una votación de 6-3, que el aborto no es… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Sopris Theatre does ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’

    Sopris Theatre Company at Colorado Mountain College will premier the second show of their 2022-2023 season on Nov. 18 with a slapstick, chaotic and all-together goofy play by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields Olivier. “The Play That Goes Wrong” is an award-winning comedy described by Soprisread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Regional restrictions increase Colorado abortions

    On June 24, 2022, with the stroke of a pen, over 25 million Americans lost access to a critical healthcare service: abortion.

    When the United States Supreme Court decided by a 6-3 vote, that abortion is not a constitutional right in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case, states… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Backbone Media celebrates its silver anniversary

    Backbone Media is celebrating 25 years of success by innovating for tomorrow. Originally established as a public relations agency representing outdoor lifestyle brands such as Black Diamond Equipment and Polartec, Backbone Media desired to provide meaningful career opportunities and work-life balance to the active Carbondale community. Today, they are delivering… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Seeking 'Proof' amid madness

    Theater, theater, theater! As with many art forms, it is pervasive in this Valley. This week, we’re highlighting three local productions with a review and two previews. Following is one of the previews for Thunder River Theatre Company’s (TRTC) upcoming production of “Proof,” opening this Friday, Nov. 18. read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Basalt falls to defending champ Eaton

    Basalt traveled to two-time defending state champion Eaton on Saturday, Nov. 12, hoping to earn a spot in this weekend’s semifinals. The Longhorns and the Fighting Reds carried winning streaks of ten games and 9 games, respectively, into the matchup, but only one team could move on.

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  • Locations: News Published

    Honoring veterans, at home and abroad

    Guest submission by American Battle Monuments Commission

    Glenwood Springs native Jason Bordelon has been serving as the superintendent of the American Battle Monuments Commission’s Netherlands American Cemetery in Margraten, Netherlands for more than a year.

    He oversees the day-to-day operations of the cemetery, including the pristine upkeep of the grounds and… read more →

  • Locations: Fiction, Opinion Published

    Work in Progress - Nov. 17, 2022

    The Beautiful Sandwich
    Shelly Bergerhouse Merriam 
    February 19, 2021
    Glenwood Springs

    She could always make
    the most beautiful sandwich.
    A loving memory
    of her Emporia, Kansas college

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  • Locations: News Published

    CDOT navigates employment crunch

    Snow is flying and the temps have dropped below freezing. It’s a perfect recipe to instill safe and slow driving habits. What’s more is the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is currently down a number of snow plow operators for clearing Highway 82 and Highway 133 this winter season. read more →