• Locations: Español Published

    Asamblea General de Colorado hace historia

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    Cuando la 74ª Asamblea General de Colorado se reunió el 9 de enero, hizo historia con la mayor clase de legisladoras que ha existido. Cincuenta y uno de los 100 asientos en el senado y la cámara de representantes de Colorado están ocupados por mujeres –… read more →

  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Leonard C. Truesdell, Jr, October 6, 1937 - December 31, 2022

    On Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, Leonard C. Truesdell, Jr. of Socorro, New Mexico, passed away after a brief illness. Born in Kansas City, Missouri on Oct. 6, 1937, Len grew up in Winnetka, Illinois and attended New Trier High School.

    After graduating from Stanford University withread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    History is made as Colorado General Assembly convenes

    When the 74th Colorado General Assembly convened on Jan. 9, it made history with the largest-ever class of female legislators. Fifty-one of the 100 seats in Colorado’s Senate and House are held by women — 44 of whom are Democrats and seven Republicans. Nevada is the only other state to… read more →

  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Obituary: Marc Grandbois

    September 23, 1962 – January 12, 2023

    Marc Gilles Louis Grandbois was born in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec and grew up in Chatham, Ontario until he accompanied his parents on assignment to Kamsar, Guinea then Edea, Cameroon. These early experiences earned him an open view of the world and led

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  • Locations: News Published

    GarCo Report: Sheriff cuts ties with PitCo jail, new gravel pit, rising insurance costs and more

    It looks like short commissioner meetings are already a thing of the past. This week’s agenda was full, including a comment from the public on the proposed, controversial Sweetwater State Park.

    Mary Stevens, member of the Sweetwater Lake Working Group, expressed concern that the U.S. Forest Service and Colorado Parks… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Hot return to hoops season

    For most residents of Carbondale, mid-January signals a slow return to the structures of everyday life after a few weeks of holiday cheer. Students, parents, workers: we tend to creak back into our daily rhythms and forgive ourselves for taking things one slow step at a time. Not so for… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Leslie Buettner plants new business in La Fontana Plaza

    Stepping off the sidewalk and through the door of Botany Houseplant Shop is like stepping into another world. Immediately, one’s senses are engrossed in the pleasure of verdant colors, a boost of oxygen and the overall peace imparted by a thoughtfully curated space.

    Owner Leslie Buettnerread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    New year, new COVID update

    COVID-19 will be remembered as the bane of the 2020s. Unfortunately, it’s a monkey yet to be shaken from the world’s back. With 2023, comes an executive order extending Colorado’s COVID-19 disaster period, a new Omicron variant sweeping the country and state-run testing sites closing. 

    On Sunday, Jan. 8,… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - Jan. 19, 2023

    Drought reprieve
    Snowpack in the Roaring Fork Watershed is 136% of “normal” for this time of year, the Roaring Fork Conservancy reported on Jan. 12, with Crystal River headwaters snow water equivalent measurements at 147-171% of normal. Statewide, snowpack is at 129% of the 1991-2020 median, lifting 40% of… read more →

  • Locations: Fiction, Opinion Published

    Work in Progress - Jan. 10, 2023

    Hazardous Lunch
    By Deborah Holt Williams
    Glenwood Springs

    I packed myself lunch back on Friday,
    but then I bought pizza instead.

    My nose just detected
    the lunch I neglected.

    I sniff toward my lockerread more →