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Roger Marolt: Change is not the problem, get it?

August 22, 2019

There is a new rallying cry in town. “Relax, it’s Aspen” is dead, thank goodness, although this new one is equally grating on the nerves. I first heard the condescending replacement phrase last winter as...


The land deserves our respect

August 22, 2019

I was pleased to read that the U.S. Forest Service in cooperation with the White River National Forest and the Sopris Ranger District is working to maintain the integrity of our wild and special places....


America first is America alone

August 22, 2019

The world’s No. 1 economy achieved its status through many advantages. There were abundant natural resources like timber, topsoil, water, seafood, minerals, climate, and importantly, oceans to protect us on two sides along with friendly...


Accident waiting to happen in West End

August 22, 2019

I witnessed a young girl almost being hit by a vehicle at intersection of Bleeker and Aspen streets! It would make sense to make all street corners in the West End universal, as in four-way...





Phil Desmond

August 22, 2019

Please join us for a Celebration of Life Phil Desmond — 1922-2018 Saturday, August 31, 2019 11:00 a.m. Aspen Community Church 200 East Bleeker Aspen, Colorado 81611


Carbondale may join Glenwood, Aspen in flavored tobacco ban

August 22, 2019

The town of Carbondale is considering a ban on flavored nicotine products, including menthol cigarettes and e-cigarettes, to combat teen vaping. Like the ordinance passed in Glenwood Springs earlier this month, Carbondale’s proposed ordinance also...


It’s time to Cowboy Up in Carbondale

August 22, 2019

Country-western fans, it’s time to break out your Western wear and polish up your dance steps for Cowboy Up Carbondale in the Fourth Street Plaza in downtown Carbondale Friday from 6 to 10 p.m. The...







Libations: The ‘Dirty Doctor’ is in at Mr. Grey’s

August 22, 2019

Bourbon is my go-to drink in just about every circumstance but it gets pretty boring consuming it over ice, or trying to suck down another Manhattan or old fashioned. Plus, those aren’t really summer drinks...