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  • Locations: Letters, Opinion Published

    Letters - Jan. 13, 2022

    The gift of you

    Money is great. If we have any extra, we ought to spread it out to help others. It is satisfying if done correctly, which means being guided by good intentions. But, don’t forget, we are also great. Even better than money. So we ought… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Branching out: Oh, my god, the shoveling?

    It’s been 15 years since I’ve lived in a natural setting, and wow. Overnight. Lifestyle. Change.  

    At a slower rate, I’ve been shuttling for three weeks, moving to our new digs. Every time I pass Sunfire, the mouth of the canyon whispers, This is serious stuff.… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Pet adoptions surge trailed by surrenders

    As people were told to stay home in 2020, due to the initial spread of COVID-19, pet adoptions from animal shelters skyrocketed. However, in 2021, animal shelters across the country have reported a record amount of those same animals being returned, or surrendered, to shelters.

    Coloradoread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Omicron surge en el Valle

    Omicron, ya la variante de COVID más prevalente, fue identificada en Sudáfrica a finales de noviembre. Semanas después, se detectó en Colorado y el 15 de diciembre ya había llegado al condado de Garfield. Días después, el 20 de diciembre, el condado de Pitkin reportó su primer caso de Omicron,… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Calendar Jan. 6, 2022

    Omicron 

    The COVID-19 Omicron variant has made its presence known in the state of Colorado and accounted for 91% of positive cases over a three-week period. Prior to Christmas, Garfield County was seeing 25 confirmed positive cases of COVID each day on average. On Dec. 29, the… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    My first run in porcelain

    I don’t ski, so answering The Sopris Sun’s year-end dare to its reporters, to “do something you’ve never done before,” with my first descent down a double black diamond run, was one possibility. Except, for me, ski resorts are like factory farms for winter sports.

    I resolved instead… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Resultados de COVID-19 del mismo día llegan a Carbondale

    Comunicado de prensa 

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    El servicio de pruebas gratuitas de COVID-19 Roaring Fork Valley, que opera en 10 localidades, pronto ofrecerá resultados el mismo día en todas las pruebas. 

    El servicio, en colaboración con MicroGenDx, una empresa especializada en diagnósticos microbianos qPCR + NGS de… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    De hábito a estilo de vida

    ¡Bienvenido 2022! El Valle entero terminó el 2021 a duras penas, y para muchos darle vuelta a la página y comenzar un nuevo capítulo con 365 hojas en blanco para seguir en búsqueda de eso llamado felicidad, era ya una necesidad tremenda. 

    Soy yo o ¿hasta el café tiene… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - Jan. 6, 2022

    Thanks Gary!

    The “retirement” of Dr. Gary Knaus, preceded by Dr. Rick Harrington, are great reminders of our debt to people who built the social infrastructure in Carbondale. 

    Rick and Gary were health care in town and built a strong practice that isread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Chisme del Pueblo - 6 de enero

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    MANA Foods

    La tienda de alimentos saludables locales de Carbondale está temporalmente cerrada mientras los voluntarios reubican la mercancía a la antigua ubicación de Wine Time, justo al lado de la Tortillería La Roca. Esto expande los pies cuadrados más del triple para MANA Foods, inclusive proporcionando… read more →