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    Scuttlebutt & Calendar - July 14, 2022

    Fire safety

    Learn about wildfire safety and steps that you can take to reduce risk in and around your home by signing up for a wildfire mitigation home assessment. These voluntary assessments are performed by trained fire professionals and will give you recommendations for mitigating your home from the threat… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - July 7, 2022

    Bobolinks nesting

    Bobolinks, a grassland-dependent bird species in severe decline (its worldwide population dropped by 59% from 1970 to 2014), have been spotted nesting at Glassier Open Space. Pitkin County Open Space and Trails contacted the property’s agricultural lessee to negotiate the postponement of hay cutting on about five acres… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - June 30, 2022

    Slip slidin’

    The Colorado Department of Transportation closed Interstate 70 in both directions through the Glenwood Canyon on Monday, June 27 in response to a flash flood warning issued by the National Weather Service at 6:20 p.m. The interstate reopened around 8:30 p.m. Motorists planning to travel through the canyon… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt & Calendar - June 23, 2022

    Firewall

    Remember the six P’s in case of an evacuation: (1) people and pets; (2) papers, phone numbers and important documents; (3) prescriptions, vitamins and eyeglasses; (4) pictures and irreplaceable memorabilia; (5) personal computer hard drive and disks; (6) “plastic” (credit cards, ATM cards) and cash.

    River reckoning

    On June… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - June 9, 2022

    Volunteers needed!
    ‘Tis the season of stellar summer events. Aspen Dance Connection needs volunteers to help with an upcoming show, OUTSIDE/IN, at The Arts Campus at Willits on July 16. For more info, call 970-927-0641 (or email aspendance@comcast.net). Carbondale Arts, meanwhile, is building its roster of volunteers for the… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt & Calendar - June 2, 2022

    CommUnity Grant
    The Carbondale Creative District invites artists living in a zip code that begins with “816” to apply to create work funded by the new $5,000 CommUnity Artist Grant. All art forms will be considered, including performance, installation and experiential works. The selected project will be publicly displayed… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - May 26, 2022

    Builders First Source

    The approved lumber yard north of City Market in Carbondale is now finalizing their building permit with plans to break ground in June. 

    Food insecurity

    The Safe & Abundant Nutrition Alliance hosts a 5k walk/run at Burning Mountain Park in New Castle to raise awareness about… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - May 19, 2022

    Documenting restoration

    The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) invites the public to participate in documenting the restoration of Sutey Ranch. The ranch was acquired by the BLM through a land exchange in 2017 and restoration efforts, including targeted goat grazing and reseeding, are ongoing in the area with the goal… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt & Calendar - May 12, 2022

    Wildfire preparedness

    The Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District recognizes May as “Wildfire Preparedness Month.” Four out of five of the largest fires in Colorado’s history have occurred in the past three years, with the most destructive fire happening this previous winter. The first step for preparedness is to sign… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - May 5, 2022

    Holy Cross Energy election

    The Holy Cross Energy (HCE) cooperative is holding its annual election and two board of directors seats are on the ballot. HCE chair Dave Munk runs unopposed in the southern district, while incumbent Adam Quinton is challenged by Rosanne Casey in its northern district. Members will… read more →