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X Games and school

School should be closed during the X Games, as it was in the 1970s for Winternational. Also, on days where there are 9 inches of snow or more, kids should be on the slopes and not expected to be in school until noon, if then.

Isn’t Aspen still a ski (and now boarding) town?

Ruth Harrison

Retired Aspen School District teacher

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