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What’s the Big Deal: Over $6 million for Woody Creek home

August 26, 2019

“What’s the Big Deal?” runs Mondays and is based on the most expensive property transaction recorded in Pitkin County through 3 p.m. each Friday. Price: $6.05 million Date recorded: Aug. 20 Address: 6067 Woody Creek...






Skico’s not only full of ski runs

August 25, 2019

This Aspen Skiing Co. proposal to expand into Pandora’s smells a lot like manure to me. CEO Mike Kaplan and Skico claim they need this expansion because it’s “critical for us to stay relevant.” Huh?...


Delays expected Monday due to roundabout repavement

August 25, 2019

Colorado Department of Transportation crews are set to repave the eastbound lane of Highway 82 in the Maroon Creek and Castle Creek roundabout Monday morning, transportation officials announced Friday. The paving operation will begin at...


Pay our firefighters

August 25, 2019

I would like to reiterate what an Aug. 15 letter to The Aspen Times stated regarding salary for our Aspen firefighters (“Aspen firemen’s time is money”). I am unclear when the Aspen Fire Protection District...


Family, community and fantastic produce

August 25, 2019

When you visit the Austin Family Farm in Paonia, it is immediately apparent that it’s an operation rooted in strong values of family, community and environmental stewardship. The Austin family has always believed in supporting...


CMC dedicates new Spring Valley buildings Wednesday

August 25, 2019

Colorado Mountain College is dedicating its two newest facilities, the Ascent Center and the Outdoor Leadership Center & Field House, at its Spring Valley campus near Glenwood Springs on Wednesday. The public is welcome to...



Tweet All About It: Changes in latitudes

August 25, 2019

Each week, we pick out our favorite and not-so-favorite tweets (at least those that are printable) about Aspen and display them on Sunday’s page A2. • “Stuck in #Aspen for the evening. Gosh my job...






Aspen man celebrating 50 years of practicing Moo Duk Kwan

August 25, 2019

Local resident Jeff Moonitz is celebrating his 50th anniversary in the Korean martial art Moo Duk Kwan on Sunday. Master Moonitz began training in Southern California under Chuck Norris during the peak of the old-school...