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Aspen Mountain’s base development plan blows up
Aspen Mountain’s base development plan blows up

July 22, 2019

City of Aspen officials are expressing shock from the news that a key developer in the Lift One Corridor plan has walked away from the project, likely nullifying the March election results.


Andersen: Biking the Rio Grande ‘Motorway’
Andersen: Biking the Rio Grande ‘Motorway’

July 22, 2019

The unceasing desire for ease and comfort drives technology toward rounding off the rough edges of life. This has served humans well as domineering, climate-changing, species-killing apes who somehow manage to cultivate a humanizing capacity...





America the sellout

July 22, 2019

Man’s inhumanity to man encompasses us. The United States has traded humanity for money. Ruth Harrison Aspen


Aspen blows its money like drunken sailors

July 22, 2019

Our Vice President Mike Pence’s high-priced fundraiser made front-page news for the cost of its necessary security protection. It’s front-page news because it infuriates liberals. As a stalwart conservative, I would reply with this —...





Mulcahys want a hearing

July 21, 2019

On Friday, the Aspen-Pitkin County Housing Authority employees, paid by Aspen, asked Judge Seldin to transfer the home we built with our own hands to a third party without a public hearing. We’ve never been...


Injured hiker airlifted off Cathedral Peak near Aspen
Injured hiker airlifted off Cathedral Peak near Aspen

July 21, 2019

A Denver man injured his ankle Sunday in a snowfield below Cathedral Peak’s summit and was helicoptered out of the backcountry to Aspen Valley Hospital, according to a news release. The 47-year-old man was climbing...




Tweet All About It: HST, marijuana and Epstein
Tweet All About It: HST, marijuana and Epstein

July 21, 2019

The Aspen Times can be found on Twitter, as well. Simply type “TheAspenTimes” (no spaces) into the search bar, and get daily updates on what’s happening in the Roaring Fork Valley. • “Just wanna point...



Littwin: With Trump, nothing new about racist remarks
Littwin: With Trump, nothing new about racist remarks

July 21, 2019

The one thing we don’t need to debate in America is whether Donald Trump is a racist. He makes racist statements. He makes racist policy. He tweets racist tweets. He dog-whistles racist dog whistles. If...


John T. Kelly

July 21, 2019

John T. Kelly, 74, of Aspen passed away on July 17, 2018. John is survived by his sons Sean and Ben Kelly and 3 siblings. He was preceded in death by his wife Doris Peterson....


Edward John Daniel
Edward John Daniel

July 21, 2019

Edward J. “Eddie” Daniel III passed away March 16, 2018 at his home in Largo, Florida. He was born on July 30, 1948 in St. Cloud, Minnesota to Edward J. Daniel Jr. and Ruth (Graham)...