Last week’s 10 most-read stories on AspenTimes.com
November 15, 2009
Which article got the most views and what else rounded out the top 10?Here’s a preview: The winter’s first big snow storm turned out to be a dud | Does Aspen need a $15 million runway extension to boost the economy? | AND MUCH MOREFrom the joyous to the tragic, the AspenTimes.com Top 10 is a weekly recap of our best local stories. Check out the complete list and e-mail your favorite to firstname.lastname@example.org.
10.Aspen workers jump at shot at a starter condoStudios, one-bedrooms drawing most interest in housing lotteries. 9.What’s next for Liquid Sky, Junk spaces at Snowmass?The financial challenges faced by Junk and Liquid Sky owner Scott DeGraff hardly came as a surprise to people familiar with operations of the now-shuttered businesses in the heart of Base Village at Snowmass. 8.Will Aspen’s economy take off with $15 million runway extension?A larger runway should bring in more passengers – but at what cost?7.Recession be damned, Aspen’s Frias Properties makes major dealFirm acquires 54 luxury condos from a competitor.6.Aspen, Basalt rescuers respond to report of deceased hunterPitkin County rescuers responded to a report of a deceased hunter late Thursday in the Triangle Peak area, north of Woody Creek..5.Discounts needed to spur Aspen home salesAverage sales prices for homes are about 30 percent less than original asking prices.4.Snow dumps in AspenA winter storm brought heavy snow to Aspen for all of about an hour.3.Fletcher returns to Aspen Music Festival through SeptemberThe Alan Fletcher situation became slightly clearer last week.2.Aspen City Market to be gutted and remodeledWhen it’s completed next year, expect it to be more upscale. 1.Carbondale man dead, 3 injured in Vail bar shootingWitness says ‘irate’ man opened fire.