• Locations: News Published

    Two Rivers Community School to join Roaring Fork School District

    On Jan. 12, the Roaring Fork School District (RFSD) Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the Two Rivers Community School’s (TRCS) application for district authorization, moving them one step closer to becoming an RFSD-member school.

    TRCS opened in 2014 in Glenwood Springs as a K-8 charter school… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Carbondale report: Trustees narrow in on STR regs

    Carbondale trustees made considerable progress during a work session on Jan. 18 toward a solution to limit the proliferation of short-term rentals (STR) within town limits, while taking into account primary residents that rely on income generated by the model. Close to 90 attendees joined the meeting, both online… read more →

  • Locations: Opinion Published

    CVEPA Views: To trap an elk in 1972...

    The 500-pound cow elk was wild-eyed as she kept trying to escape the trap. 

    She continued to jump up on the eight-foot-tall walls of her plywood pen until she finally broke down a section. The “wapiti” (the Shawnee and Cree word for elk) struggled to get her front legs… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Jean Alberico tallies up the years

    By David Rummel

    Jean Alberico is the longtime Garfield County Clerk, and she’s going to miss the job. 

    “I’ve loved this job from the get-go because there is so much interaction with the public,” she says. 

    But, after 40 yearsread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Esquina Legal: El baile de una denuncia

    Dentro de cada caso existe un baile en cual los partidos nombrados deben participar. Las reglas de procedimiento civil, sin importar el género de la persona, dictan cada paso dentro de este baile. Para empezar, el/la Demandante empieza una denuncia y el Demandado, o la Demandada, debe responder en igual.… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Carbondale explora límites en alquileres a corto plazo

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    La perspectiva de tomar medidas contra los alquileres a corto plazo atrajo una gran participación en una reunión especial del consejo administrativo de Carbondale el 21 de diciembre. Más de 20 personas se unieron al consejo y al personal, en línea y presencial. El debate se… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Chisme del Pueblo - 13 de enero, 2022

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    Cabina de teléfono 

    Una “cabina de teléfono” apareció en Delaney Nature Park en Carbondale. De acuerdo con el letrero laminado, “físicamente conectado a ninguna parte, es un portal donde puedes hablar privadamente con quien tú quieras, viva o fallecida.” La instalación fue inspirada por cabinas… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Basalt Town Council signs off on new micro bus service

    In its first regular meeting of 2022, Basalt Town Council approved a resolution to ratify, continue and declare a local disaster emergency due to COVID-19. “Here we go again,” said Town Manager Ryan Mahoney.

    Tuesday night’s passage of the measure was unanimous and, for public health reasons, required that meetings… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Trustees dive into new pool prospects

    The first regular meeting of the Board of Town Trustees (BOTT) in the new year saw the full board in attendance, masked and in-person.

    With the exception of one item, the consent agenda was approved with little discussion. This included accounts payable with approved community grants, authorization for the town… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    School quarantines take a toll

    The first hour of the Garfield Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) meeting on Monday, Jan. 10, was taken up by one public comment item not on the agenda: school quarantines. 

    Jill Edinger is a parent of three. She appeared with two other parents of children who attend St. Stephens… read more →