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CDOT seeks public input on new marijuana-impaired driving campaign
CDOT seeks public input on new marijuana-impaired driving campaign

April 19, 2019

The Colorado Department of Transportation has launched an online survey in hopes of gathering public input on creative concepts and messaging for a new marijuana-impaired driving campaign. The survey, part of CDOT’s ongoing “Cannabis Conversation”...









Aspen-area Easter services
Aspen-area Easter services

April 18, 2019

• Aspen Chapel, 77 Meadowood Drive, Aspen, 11 a.m. • Aspen Community Church-United Methodist, 200 E. Bleeker St., 9:30 a.m. • Aspen Mountain — The annual Easter Service will be held at the top of...


PETA gives Aspen props for drones over fireworks

April 18, 2019

I am writing on behalf of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and our more than 6.5 million members and supporters worldwide, including many across Colorado, to commend you for choosing to replace...


Aspen government vulnerable with no controls

April 18, 2019

It saddens the community to see a family devastated by misguided conduct. Yet a cautionary lesson lies in the saga of alleged theft from Aspen Skiing Co. Many ask, “How could this go undetected for...


Bond reduced for alleged Glenwood child trafficker
Bond reduced for alleged Glenwood child trafficker

April 18, 2019

A 9th District judge on Thursday significantly reduced bond for Damara Hester, accused of trafficking juveniles for sex from a Glenwood Springs hotel in 2017. Along with Hester, 26, a grand jury indictment in October...



Clubhouse Chronicles: Looking ahead to the summer at AVSC
Clubhouse Chronicles: Looking ahead to the summer at AVSC

April 18, 2019

Last week, we celebrated the end of our competitive season with our annual awards banquet. We recognized community members for their hard work, great results and strong character. It was nice to gather and reflect...



Judge denies change of venue in Lake Christine Fire case
Judge denies change of venue in Lake Christine Fire case

April 18, 2019

A request by the defendants in the Lake Christine Fire case to have their trials transferred from Eagle County to elsewhere in Colorado was denied by a judge Thursday. Eagle County District Judge Paul Dunkelman...



Theatre Aspen announces casts for 2019 summer season
Theatre Aspen announces casts for 2019 summer season

April 18, 2019

Theatre Aspen has announced the complete casts for its summer 2019 productions of “Guys and Dolls,” “Little Shop of Horrors” and “God of Carnage,” along with a slate of special events for the season. “One...