• Locations: Español Published

    VívidaMente: La salud mental del papá

    Mientras crecía, no recuerdo una sola vez en que se hablara de la salud mental de los hombres. No recuerdo una sola vez en que me dijeran que uno de ellos sufriera por algo. Y tal vez era así, tal vez no tenían ningún problema, pero por probabilidad, seguramente existía,… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Esquina Legal: Cómo es estudiar derecho

    El estudio de derechos es un proceso arduo. Después de estudiar para una licenciatura, uno puede estudiar un posgrado, o sea una maestría o una especialidad. En los Estados Unidos, una maestría típicamente toma entre uno y tres años, dependiendo del enfoque. Una especialidad, como ser abogado o doctor, normalmente… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Conoce a los candidatos republicanos por el CD3

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    La semana pasada, los lectores conocieron a los candidatos demócratas en la carrera del Tercer Distrito Congresional (CD3). Ahora, es el momento de conocer más sobre la titular republicana, representante Lauren Boebert, y el adversario del GOP, Don Coram. El Soprisread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Colorado Rocky Mountain School graduates carry forth tradition

    On Saturday, June 4, 43 seniors at Colorado Rocky Mountain School embarked on the next chapter of their lives. Excitement rose as students received flower crowns and boutonnieres. The graduation processional, led by Jeff Leahy, wove its way from the art complex to the graduation lawn where families, friends and… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Picking fresh figs on Basalt Mountain

    The slice of the Roaring Fork Valley population that inhabits a small portion of Eagle County often finds its boundaries baffling, inefficient and frustrating. The State Legislature evidently didn’t consider the watershed or topography when they drew Eagle County’s borders back in 1883. Jerome Osentowski, in turn, probablyread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Water Warriors: Honoring ordinary heroes

    By J.P. Frale

    Special to The Sopris Sun

    Considering the significant challenges we have faced as a nation, as a state and as a community in 2020 and 2021, the following real life story — about a group of dedicated individuals thrust into uncharted territory — inspires admiration. Our heroes… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Get to know your gubernatorial candidates

    Election season is heating up! The Sopris Sun is bringing you interviews from candidates in contested races ahead of the June 28 primary. This week, we focus on Colorado’s gubernatorial race. To begin, incumbent Governor Jared Polis, who is running unopposed in the Democratic primary, reflects on his first term… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Huts for Vets set to kick off 10th season

    Huts for Vets (HFV) is preparing for its 10th season of operation in the Roaring Fork Valley. The Carbondale-based nonprofit’s first of six four-day, all-expenses-paid retreats for military veterans to backcountry huts will depart June 18.

    HFV is the brainchild of longtime local journalist, author and environmentalist Paul Andersen. It… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Ski exchange elevates adaptive sports

    It’s never too early to think about the ski season, and for two Challenge Aspen (CA) professional ski instructors, the next season cannot start soon enough.

    In a partnership with the Aspen Sister Cities (ASC) adaptive ski exchange program, CA will be sending locals Cami Aumoite and John Klonowski to… read more →

  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Obituary: Lee Ann Smyth King Eustis

    April 26, 1935 – May 27, 2022

    Lee Ann lived a full life and passed away peacefully at the age of 87 with her two children, Leslie Eustis Hallowell and Evan Eustis, by her side. She was in her home, a few yards away from the Crystal River, underneath the… read more →