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  1. Aspen ski instructor faces sex crime allegations in Arapahoe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A coach for the Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club is in local custody on sexual-assault and incest charges stemming from a series of alleged incidents more than 15 years ago, authorities said. Glenwood Springs resident William Montag, 67, who is the father of reality TV star Heidi Montag, will soon be extradited from Pitkin County Jail to Arapahoe County to answer the charges, said Capt.

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  2. Crime Briefs: Self-proclaimed - trashcan junkie' locks himself in bathroom with pills, heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Scott Brandon Angus, 28, of Aspen, told police he was a "trashcan junkie" who does whatever he can at the time, his arrest affidavit records. Glenwood Police contacted Angus on the afternoon of Jan. 27 after they received a call that he had locked himself in the bathroom of a local shop and wasn't responding.

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  3. Basalt organizes funding for Highway 82 pedestrian underpassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Basalt secured a little more than $2 million Tuesday from the Colorado Department of Transportation to help build a long-anticipated pedestrian underpass of Highway 82 and Basalt Avenue. The town government is forging ahead with the design of the project so construction can start this summer.

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  4. Aspen Skiing Co. sets course to handle ski industry consolidation trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Skiers ride the Exhibition chairlift out of the Aspen Highlands base area on Wednesday. Aspen Skiing Co.

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  5. TRTC's Lon Winston creates theater scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Lon Winston, founder and executive director of Carbondale's Thunder River Theatre Company, has established a new scholarship for high school students planning to study theater in college. The Lon Winston Theatre Arts Scholarship will award $1,000 every year to a local high school student.

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  6. What would Julian do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Last week, Glenwood Springs bid farewell to one of its most vibrant and well-known residents. He was a 103-year-old known to many simply as Julian.

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  7. In Carbondale, one man's music is another's noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The Natives perform for the Lobster Fest- now the Mount Sopris Music Fest- at the Fourth Street Plaza in Carbondale. Sopris Park has been at the heart of the Carbondale noise debate for several years now, but when the 2015 event calendar went before the trustees on Tuesday, several citizens showed up to remind them that the park isn't the only venue with neighbors.

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  8. Less is More' exhibit pushes CMC sustainability effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    This is one photo that appears in the "Less is More: Sustainable Art and New media in a Culture of Excess" exhibit at CMC Aspen. The show focuses on a theme of sustainability, which has become a college-wide philosophy.

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  9. Case against motorist who caused Highway 82 fatality nears dismissalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The 9th Judicial District Attorney's Office is prepared to dismiss the case against Carbondale resident John Walls, 89, who was driving on the wrong side of Highway 82 on Aug. 23 when he hit and killed a motorcyclist, court officials said Tuesday. During a hearing in Pitkin County Court, prosecutor Michael Warren said a written motion to dismiss the case had been prepared.

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  10. More details emerge about X Games weekend arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Andre Salvail The Aspen Times Bruce Benjamin, juvenile investigator for the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office, displays a clear plastic evidence bag containing a marijuana pipe, drug paraphernalia and fireworks on Monday. The items were confiscated at the Winter X Games venue from a 16-year-old Aspen High School student.

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  11. Six candidates emerge for two Glenwood Springs Council seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The field of candidates for Glenwood Springs City Council is set, barring any signature verification problems, according to City Clerk Catherine Mythen. As of the 5 p.m. filing deadline Monday, Mythen said a total of eight candidates had submitted nominating petitions for four seats that will be up for election April 7. At least two of those seats will be contested, including the open at-large seat for which current Planning and Zoning Commission Chairwoman Kathy Trauger, former Aspen Councilman Tony Hershey and longtime West Glenwood resident Kathy Williams have declared their candidacy.

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  12. More arrests recorded at this year's Winter X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Photo by Tom Zuccareno/ESPN Images Winter X Games fans show their spirit during Friday evening's Snoop Dogg concert. An estimated 6,000 people attended the show.

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  13. Downvalley theater heads upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Sopris Theatre Company presents "The Glorious Ones," a bawdy musical about a theater troupe during the Italian Renaissance, at the Wheeler Opera House in Aspen at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Sopris Theatre Company presents "The Glorious Ones," a bawdy musical about a theater troupe during the Italian Renaissance, at the Wheeler Opera House in Aspen at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

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  14. Head of EPA outlines plan in Aspen to regulate carbon from power plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy gave a press conference in frigid conditions at the base of Aspen Mountain Thursday to talk about climate change. The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said during a visit to Aspen yesterday that she doesn't believe Congress will derail plans for groundbreaking regulation of carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants.

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  15. Man issued summons for flying drone near Aspen airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A 20-year-old man was accused of reckless endangerment on Thursday after he allegedly operated a drone from a bus stop outside of the Buttermilk Ski Area, the venue for the ESPN Winter X Games. Auguin Mauricio Christian, 20, no address given, was the operator of the drone, according to a news release from Blair Weyer, spokeswoman for the multi-agency team that's managing public safety in and around the X Games.

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  16. Aspen marijuana shops gear up for X Games crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Andre Salvail The Aspen Times Dillon Gross, assistant manager and budtender for Native Roots on South Hunter Street, readies the recreational marijuana shop for business on Wednesday. With the Winter X Games expected to lure thousands of young adults to the Aspen area today through Sunday, most local marijuana shops are making plans for a potential retail bonanza.

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  17. Head of EPA to attend X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A contingent from the nonprofit Protect Our Winters visits U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, front row, center, in November. The group included Aspen-area residents Auden Schendler, back row, left; his daughter Willa, middle row, third from left; Chris Davenport, back row, center; and Gretchen Bleiler, middle row, second from right.

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  18. RFTA access plan angers GarCo commissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Vehicles wait at the intersection of Highway 82 and Cattle Creek Road, a popular place for bicyclists to exit the Rio Grande Trail, located on the other side of the access gate across the highway, during the warmer months. The Roaring Fork Transportation Authority's request for a grade-separated trail crossing at that location have also stalled development plans for the former ranch property shown in the background.

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  19. Mother-daughter duo with Aspen ties recalls - Survivor' experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Imagine competing against a loved one and 16 strangers for seven weeks on a remote island for $1 million. What new pressures would you endure? Would the relationship survive? For daughter Baylor Wilson and mother Missy Payne, who competed this past summer on the 29th season of the reality TV show "Survivor," what allowed them to withstand the pressure was teamwork.

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  20. Forest Service official: Visitors getting too wild for Aspen-area wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    One hundred seventy-five piles of human waste, 244 dogs off leash, 107 illegal campsites, 307 illegal fires. Those are some of the outdoor transgressions the U.S. Forest Service dealt with in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness in 2014.

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