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    Goodflower dispensary sprouts in Carbondale

    Cousins Brandon Turner and Ty Ritchey opened Goodflower on April 12 to serve the Roaring Fork Valley with a robust approach to selling recreational and medical marijuana products and accessories. This includes discounts every day of the week, high-quality glass smoking pieces, essential oil candles, as well as a large… read more →

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    Glenwood Garden Club gathers greenthumbs

    Since 1931, the Glenwood Garden Club has provided a space “to stimulate knowledge and love of gardening and aid in the protection of mature trees, plants and birds and encourage specific plantings,” according to its original mission. Today, its purpose remains much the same, Ann English, a formerread more →

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    Orbeez, how a toy can turn into a weapon

    On May 26, the Orbeez Challenge on TikTok made its way to the Roaring Fork Valley. The challenge dares young people to use airsoft guns or “blasters” to shoot innocent bystanders with gel pellets. 

    In a local case, high school students drove by Miners Parkread more →

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    PitCo Landfill gets creative to curve capacity constraints

    The Pitkin County Solid Waste Center (PCSWC) was originally established, in its current location, as the Aspen Free Dump in 1965. For years since, the community has received public service announcements about the landfill nearing peak capacity. 

    The landfill has been pushing recycling and innovation to stymie… read more →

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    Basalt report: So far, Basalt’s green initiatives fall short

    The Town of Basalt is “far from reaching both goals” of a 25% reduction in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2025, and an 80% reduction in emissions by 2050, according to the Town’s combined 2019 and 2020 GHG Emissions Inventory Report released this week. 

    Seniorread more →

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    Great Expectations, rebranding and revitalizing

    In recognition of its expanding services, Family Visitors Program (FVP) has changed its name to Great Expectations.

    Rebranding for the Glenwood Springs-based nonprofit, founded in 1983, was announced in May by Executive Director Andrew Romanoff, with reassurance that its mission — “to strengthen and empower families,read more →

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    Scuttlebutt/Community Calendar - June 16, 2022

    Redstone drops
    Do you love The Sopris Sun and travel weekly between Redstone and Carbondale? We are seeking a volunteer to deliver a stack of our papers to Propaganda Pie, the Redstone General Store and the Redstone Inn every Thursday (or Friday). If you can help, emailread more →

  • Locations: Español, News Published

    Festival de la fresa está de vuelta

    Traducción Dolores Duarte 

    El 125avo festival “Strawberry Days” -Días o festival de la fresa de Glenwood Springs pronto estará aquí. Después de una pausa de dos años, debido a la pandemia, la diversión regresa del 17 al 19 de junio en el parque Two Rivers. read more →

  • Locations: Español, News Published

    Chisme del pueblo - 16 de Junio, 2022

    Entregas en Redstone 
    ¿Te gusta The Sopris Sun y viajar semanalmente entre Redstone y Carbondale? Estamos buscando a un voluntario que pueda entregar nuestras pilas de papeles a Propaganda Pie, Redstone General Store y Redstone Inn cada jueves (o viernes). Si puede ayudar, envíe un correo electrónico read more →

  • Locations: Español, News Published

    Conoce a tus candidatos a gobernador

    Traducción Dolores Duarte 

    ¡La temporada electoral está entrando en calor! El Sopris Sun te ofrece entrevistas de los candidatos en las carreras disputadas ante las primarias del 28 de junio. Esta semana, nos centramos en la carrera por la gubernatura de Colorado. Para empezar, elread more →