Coaches and refs |

Coaches and refs

Online readers of The Aspen Times continued to weigh on on matters of coaching at Aspen High School last week, but the valley’s latest athletic controversy ” referees refusing to work Basalt High basketball games ” also garned attention.

On the topic of the Basalt referees, and comments from Randy Hunt of the Glenwood Springs Officials Association, one reader had this to say:

Another reader responded:

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Times sports writer Jon Maletz’s Feb. 8 column, “A sorry state,” regarding what has gone on with coaching at Aspen High School, elicited plenty of comment ” from readers who’ve read enough on the topic, and others who apparently haven’t.

Said one reader:

But, there was also this:

Another reader offered:

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A Feb. 9 article about a new customer-service initiative in Aspen/Snowmass generated reader comment regarding the downtown information kiosk (the trolleys are long gone, by the way):

And there was this:

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Finally, in response to a Feb. 9 article about kids and pot on school buses, came this comment:

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