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  1. Your commentary on the Grand Avenue bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A rendering from the Grand Avenue Bridge Environmental Assessment gives a general idea how the newly aligned Highway 82 bridge would tie into the Interstate 70 interchange and intersection at Sixth and Laurel. The text of this EA, while interesting, comes to a conclusion not meeting the requirements of the National Policy Environmental Act since that act requires the examination of all alternatives to the proposed action.

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  2. Basalt's first retail pot shop aims to create a buzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Pete Tramm, co-owner of Roots RX, stands by one of the museum-style display cases that adorn the store. He said they were going for an upscale look.

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  3. Boot packers track out Highlands Bowl on Thursday morning.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Take the Roaring Fork Valley's relentless adventure freaks, laugh-seekers and deal-chasers and you have Aspen Skiing Co.' s boot-packing crew.

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  4. A place by any other name ... | PostIndependent.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Most locals have long since adjusted to the area's frequently folksy place names. Some, like Aspen or Marble, are self-explanatory.

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  5. Snowmass will open with over 500 acres of terrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Skiers make their way down Little Nell on Aspen Mountain Tuesday. Additional terrain will open Thursday at the mountaintop.

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  6. Ninth Judicial District Attorney Sherry Caloia.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Ninth Judicial District Attorney Sherry Caloia has come under heavy behind-the-scenes criticism in recent months over a number of issues, including a perceived slur against Jews, continued turnover in her office and a leadership style some describe as micro-management. During a meeting with assistant and deputy district attorneys on the morning of Sept.

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  7. Teens ticketed for driving in DinkleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Four teens were ticketed by the Forest Service for driving their vehicles off trail and onto the Dinkle Lake bed after the water receded this fall. All four vehicles got stuck and left behind deep ruts.

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  8. RFSD board to consider Sirko contract renewalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Roaring Fork School District Superintendent Diana Sirko said Monday she was surprised by controversy stirred by the school board's announcement last week it would consider extending her contract, which expires this spring. Sirko has formally requested a three-year extension, a move that sparked some criticism based on expectations among some district patrons that chief academic officer Rob Stein was slated to become superintendent.

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  9. Hotel Colorado reflected in a mirror as vehicles cross the Grand Avenue bridge in Glenwood Springs.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Colorado Highway 82, the crucial artery of the Roaring Fork Valley and already as busy as the drive from Golden to Boulder, is going to get more crowded, whether the new Grand Avenue bridge is built or not. If estimates are right, it will be lots busier.

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  10. Developer outlines concept for hotel, residences in downtown BasaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A developer looking at prime ground in Basalt outlined a conceptual plan last week that features a boutique hotel with about 60 rooms. James DeFrancia, president of Lowe Enterprises, said no specific plan has been prepared yet for 2.6 acres of the former Pan and Fork Mobile Home Park near downtown Basalt, so the proposal could change.

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  11. Aspen Skiing Co. reduces carbon emissions through efficient snowmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Aspen Skiing Co. makes snow on Aspen Mountain earlier this year. Skico reduced its carbon emissions in 2013, in large part because of more efficient snowmaking systems.

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  12. Aspen maker of medical marijuana patches seeks recreational licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Aspen's first maker of marijuana-infused patches, which originally were aimed for medical patients, is hoping to step into the recreational realm. Johshua Meacham has filed an application with the city of Aspen to obtain a manufacturer's license to make pot patches for distribution to recreational consumers.

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  13. On The Hill: A raucous, bluebird opening day at Aspen MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    On the Hill, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute , brings you a video report showcasing Aspen's ski conditions every day. Aspen official report : 0" of new snow overnight, 0" in the past 48 hours, and 21" in the past week.

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  14. Opening day: An annual holiday in AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Five-year-old Jack Haynie of Aspen receives some assistance from his mother, Lyndsey, while stepping into his skis for the first time this season. The Silver Queen Gondola was busy all of opening day on Aspen Mountain.

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  15. Detour plans detailed in Grand Ave. Bridge documentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A drawing included in the Grand Avenue Bridge Environmental Assessment depicts the planned Highway 82/Grand Avenue detour route through downtown Glenwood Springs during what would be about a three-month bridge closure period in spring 2017. Most of the planned two-year-long Grand Avenue Bridge construction will not significantly impact the flow of Highway 82 and city traffic that will continue to use the existing bridge over the Colorado River, according to project officials.

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  16. Grand Ave. bridge planners get earful at hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Gerry Vanderbeek, left, and Randal Lapsley look over one of the posters during the open house portion of the Highway 82/Grand Avenue Bridge Environmental Assessment public hearing. A formal public hearing Wednesday regarding plans for a new Grand Avenue Bridge drew repeated calls for a broader Highway 82 bypass study and more time to comment on the current bridge replacement plan before any decisions are made.

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  17. Early season snowfall means Aspen Mountain will open ahead of schedule Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Just when most people were starting to sweat about the lack of snow, the facet turned on. It snowed enough that Aspen Mountain will open five days ahead of schedule.

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  18. New app makes Aspen bars more socialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Greg Studley, left, and Ryan Sterling get ready to post a message on the monitor in the background at El Rincon using the Soapbox app the two developed. Have you ever been at a restaurant or a bar and had a great meal or drink and wanted to let others know but didn't have a way to share that information? Maybe you had a question about Aspen but didn't know whom to ask.

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  19. Aspen Skiing Co. stays full speed ahead on climate change issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A drilling rig works on a gas well near Parachute. Aspen Skiing Co. is working for greater regulation of oil and gas drilling.

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  20. El Jebel homicide suspect to seek mental evaluation before entering pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    An El Jebel man accused of double murder in the shooting deaths of his aunt and uncle was given time by a judge Wednesday to get a mental evaluation before he enters a plea. Williams Amaya asked through his attorney, Reed Owens of the Colorado Public Defender's Office, for 90 days to get the evaluation.

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