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Man who fell from Base Village parking garage in Snowmass ran to his death

April 26, 2017 — The 24-year-old man who fell to his death at a Snowmass Village parking garage last month was under the influence of drugs and alcohol, officials have confirmed, and was seen on surveillance video acting erratically before the 30-foot fall. Angelo Mowery of Denver was found […]

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Snowmass wildlife trail closures

April 26, 2017 — Burnt Mountain area trails are now closed for wildlife and will reopen June 21. Other current and upcoming trail closures include: Anaerobic Nightmare Trail: April 25 to June 21 Sequel Trail: April 25 to June 21 Tom Blake Trail: April 25 to June 21 Government […]

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Letter: Sculpture support in Snowmass

April 26, 2017 — If you haven't been past the Rodeo Lot in Snowmass Village for a while, there have been a few changes. We have roundabouts! And they work! The little one at Wood Road and Carriageway is so weird that drivers are actually safer than when it […]

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On the horizon this summer in Snowmass

April 26, 2017 — Snowmass Village will offer an event nearly every weekend this summer, from culinary and beer festivals to biking events. This summer features three new events: BLUEBIRD Art + Sound (June 30 to July 2), a music and art event; Yoga on The Mountain (Aug. 11 […]

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Photos: The return of winter in Snowmass

April 26, 2017 — The return of winter

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Snowmass history: Traffic flow to improve with transit center

April 26, 2017 — "Daly Lane considered as plaza site," The Aspen Times wrote on May 1, 1986. "The viability of an area below the main Snowmass Mall to be considered as the new transit plaza site, became more attractive to members of the Town Council this week during […]

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Letter: Opening hearts in the community

April 26, 2017 — The members of the Snowmass Village Community Outreach Committee would like to thank all at our Alpine Bank, Snowmass Village Branch, for their tremendous help and co-contributions to our annual "Open Your Heart" campaign. Every year in February, Carol Dresser and employees at the bank […]

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Snowmass fire calls: April 13 to 18

April 26, 2017 — The Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District responded to the following emergency calls from April 13 to 18. APRIL 13 Fire alarm at a home on Edgewood Lane. The alarm system was activated when construction workers removed the detector. Medical call to 165 Daly Lane, the ski […]

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Snowmass Village restaurant and retailers – spring offseason hours

April 26, 2017 — Ajax Supply & Hardware – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends Clark's Market: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. seven days a week Cleaner Express: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday; closed weekends Mountain Bayou: 11 […]

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Marolt: Aiming for a nap and hitting the slopes

April 26, 2017 — You work 10 hours one day and take a half hour off in the middle of it for just one run down Ridge of Bell, cutting over to the bottom of Jackpot before finishing off on Slalom Hill. It is this and not the tasks […]

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Photo: Snowmass Fire Protection District recognition

April 26, 2017 —

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Snowmass Town Council OKs roundabout sculpture

April 24, 2017 — Anyone driving, walking or biking around Snowmass' center will notice something shiny and new this summer: a 22-foot-tall, 11-foot-wide steel sculpture at the roundabout where Brush Creek and Wood roads meet. During a special meeting Monday, the Snowmass Town Council voted 4-1 to accept the […]

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Snowmass Village braces for construction, growth

April 19, 2017 — Snowmass closed the book on another season Sunday but the ski area is going to be anything but sleepy this summer. As it heads into its 50th anniversary, Snowmass is on brink of a construction surge that could restore skier visits that peaked 20 years […]

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Photos and video: Snowmass’ Spring Fling Closing Day 2017

April 19, 2017 —

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Photos: Babies and bunnies at Snowmass Easter egg hunt

April 19, 2017 —

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Snowmass fire calls: March 30 to April 12

April 19, 2017 — The Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District responded to the following emergency calls from March 30 to April 12. MARCH 30 Medical call at 400 Wood Road for a person suffering from a seizure. One person was transported to Aspen Valley Hospital for treatment. Medical call at […]

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Snowmass history: Rooted in ranching

April 19, 2017 — Ranching was the primary activity along Brush Creek prior to Snowmass developing into a ski area in 1967. Many ranching families made a living raising cattle, sheep and growing potatoes, hay, grains and their personal gardens. They even brought in fruit trees in the late […]

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Challenge Aspen announces new development director

April 19, 2017 — Challenge Aspen announced April 13 that Grace Nims will join the nonprofit organization as development director beginning April 24. Nims previously served as the development director of the Aspen Art Museum. In her 11 years at the museum, she played an important role in its […]

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Snowmass, Aspen soared to record occupancies in March

April 19, 2017 — Snowmass Village and Aspen set new records for paid occupancy in March even though many rooms were offered at discounted rates, according to an occupancy report from Stay Aspen Snowmass. The World Cup Finals during the third week of March pushed occupancy rates into the […]

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Letter: Snowmass slope safety

April 19, 2017 — Snowmass slope safety I have been a regular skier at Snowmass for more than 30 years. It is my favorite area. My wife and I now stay at Snowmass Mountain Chalet, which we love. My concern is one of safety. This year I was nearly […]

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