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Snowmass last shot: All aboard the skybox

March 22, 2017 — Submit your photo The Snowmass Sun is looking for great photos from our readers for our weekly Last Shot feature. We want to publish the best digital images you have of local people, places and things in Snowmass Village. If you take a photo of […]

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Snowmass last shot: Soaking up spring on the slopes

March 22, 2017 — Submit your photo The Snowmass Sun is looking for great photos from our readers for our weekly Last Shot feature. We want to publish the best digital images you have of local people, places and things in Snowmass Village. If you take a photo of […]

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Snowmass history: Tower of power

March 22, 2017 — "Meet … Howard and Marian Englander," the Snowmass Villager wrote Feb. 1, 1968. On their way west from New York to California to purchase a radio station, Howard read about KSNO and was "amazed" such a small town as Aspen had its own station. "Howard […]

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Snowmass fire calls: March 9 to 15

March 22, 2017 — The Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District responded to the following emergency calls from March 9 to 15. MARCH 9 Medical call to 64 Wood Road the construction site for the Limelight Hotel for a person suffering from a head injury. One person was transported to Aspen […]

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Snowmass fire calls: March 2 to March 8

March 22, 2017 — The Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District responded to the following emergency calls from March 2 to March 4. MARCH 2 Fire alarm at 400 Wood Road, the Crestwood Condominiums. The alarm system was activated by a cooking error. Fire alarm at 70 Commons Circle, the Commons […]

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Gustafson: Classic or just plain retro

March 22, 2017 — My rose-colored perspective of our local history is undoubtedly a swirling of the lovely hues of childhood imagination mixed with an undertone of fond memories. And over the years, I have conveniently discovered that by blending youthful bliss with a few brush strokes of nostalgia […]

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Marolt: Making the skis work to beautify our slopes

March 22, 2017 —

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Photo: Shredding the Cirque on Snowmass

March 22, 2017 —

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Food review: Snowmass’ new and improved Gwyn’s High Alpine

March 22, 2017 — Editor's note: This column originally appeared in a March edition of The Aspen Times Weekly. Gwyn's High Alpine is a bubbling stew of skiers and snowboarders with freshly matted helmet-hair, rosy cheeks, wide eyes and even wider grins. Outside, a long-overdue snowstorm swirls and whirls […]

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Remembering Snowmass’ John Hartford Sallee

March 22, 2017 — John Hartford Sallee November 20, 1954 – March 5, 2017 John Hartford Sallee born November 20, 1954 passed away Sunday March 5, 2017. John was a soft hearted sentimental man with a wild and stubborn soul. He cried often at whatever pulled his heart strings. […]

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Buckle up, Snowmass: Skico, town plans for on-mountain summer attractions approved on first reading

March 22, 2017 — Aspen Skiing Co. and the town of Snowmass are one step closer to transforming Snowmass Ski Area into a summer adventure center. At a Snowmass Town Council meeting Monday, the elected officials approved a first reading of the ordinance detailing Skico's intended summer uses and […]

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Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District prepares for big move, next chapter

March 15, 2017 — Wildfires are the No. 1 natural hazard risk in Pitkin County, and it's a concern that Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District Deputy Fire Chief Kevin Issel said fire officials think about on a daily basis. Pitkin County Emergency Manager Valerie MacDonald, who also identified wildfires as […]

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“Very busy but not completely sold out”: Occupancy in Aspen-Snowmass during World Cup week

March 15, 2017 — While the official World Cup Village is at Wagner Park next week, a true taste of the international spirit off the slopes can be felt at the local lodges. At Chalet Lisl, one of Aspen's oldest, smallest lodges, each unit will host visitors from a […]

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Get lucky in Snowmass on St. Patrick’s Day

March 15, 2017 — In honor of St. Patrick's Day on Friday, a number of restaurants and bars in the village are offering specials on green beer, corned beef and cabbage, Irish coffee and more. Participating vendors include: Base Camp Bar & Grill will feature green beer, corned beef […]

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Snowmass trail talks: Sharing our space with wildlife

March 15, 2017 — Editor's note: The Snowmass Sun and the town of Snowmass Parks and Trails Department have partnered to launch "Trail Talks," a bi-weekly series that will explore trail issues, etiquette and rules for shared trail-use in the village. As spring approaches, many local trails at lower […]

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Marolt: The great liberal media – not in our village!

March 15, 2017 — I don't get the complaining that goes on about "the liberal media." I don't deny that it exists, mind you. I just don't understand why some explain it in terms of a grand conspiracy. Oh, and by the way, I am absolutely positive that those […]

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Snowmass history: Air-taxi film of 1968

March 15, 2017 — "Air-taxi film, Ski Corp. movie being shot here," the Snowmass Villager wrote March 14, 1968. "Representatives of the Bell Helicopter Co., Fort Worth, Tex., spent five days at Snowmass this week taking move shots of the air taxi service run by Pease-Hamilton. The local helicopter […]

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Aspen Choral Society spring concerts highlight songs by Mack Bailey and Ellen Stapenhorst

March 14, 2017 — Songs by two longtime local singer-songwriters will be in the spotlight at the Aspen Choral Society's annual spring concert. Dubbed "Voices of Spring," the performances in Snowmass Village, Glenwood Springs and Aspen will showcase new arrangements of 10 songs by Mack Bailey and Ellen Stapenhorst […]

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Man dies from apparent fall at Base Village Parking Garage

March 12, 2017 — A 24-year-old man died Friday night after an apparent fall at the Base Village Parking Garage in Snowmass Village. Angelo Mowery was found laying in the Carriage Way exit of the garage around 8 p.m., according to the Snowmass Village Police Department. Emergency responders said […]

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Photos: Snowmass Mardi Party 2017

March 8, 2017 —

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