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  1. Aspen forest rangers collecting opinions on wilderness issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Hikers visit Maroon Lake last summer. Visits to the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness are soaring.

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  2. Breezy conditions don't make things easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Glenwood Springs' High School's Lauren Murphy putts on Hole 5 at the Aspen High School Invitational at River Valley Ranch Golf Club. Dolores High School's Kiselya Plewe takes a stroke at the Aspen High School Invitational at River Valley Ranch Golf Club.

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  3. Woman's Porsche license plate aids in Aspen shoplifting arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Authorities arrested a part-time Woody Creek resident Tuesday night on suspicion of shoplifting from a high-end Aspen clothing store more than two years ago. Pitkin County Deputy Ryan Turner apprehended Jillian Epstein White, 59, at 6:45 p.m. at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport on an Aspen Police Department warrant.

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  4. Woman's Porsche licence plate aids in Aspen shoplifting arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Authorities arrested a part-time Woody Creek resident Tuesday night on suspicion of shoplifting from a high-end Aspen clothing store more than two years ago. Pitkin County Deputy Ryan Turner apprehended Jillian Epstein White, 59, at 6:45 p.m. at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport on an Aspen Police Department warrant.

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  5. Several new marijuana joints in the pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A year after Glenwood Springs saw its first retail recreational marijuana outlet, and with the summer tourist season just around the corner, several new businesses are positioning themselves to enter the local market. City Council last week heard conceptual plans for a new 16,483-square-foot marijuana cultivation facility and retail store at 2150 Devereux Road.

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  6. The infrastructure of the Sunnyside Ranch Community Solar Array started taking shape in January.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The switch got flipped last week on the newest and largest solar array constructed so far in the Roaring Fork Valley. Clean Energy Collective's Sunnyside Ranch Community Solar Array is a 1.8-megawatt project off of Catherine Road in Missouri Heights.

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  7. Carbondale firm eyes expanded role in solar industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Sunsense Solar installed the solar array at Colorado Rocky Mountain School. The project, funded by Aspen Skiing Co., was one of the first of its kind in the Roaring Fork Valley.

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  8. Storm boosts Aspen-area snowpack, but not muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The snowstorm last weekend didn't boost the snowpack in the Roaring Fork River basin up to average, but it added some much-needed moisture to most areas monitored by the U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service. The snowpack at the headwaters of the Roaring Fork River east of Aspen didn't change much despite the pounding at Aspen Mountain, according to the conservation service's Snotel weather measuring station near Grizzly Reservoir.

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  9. Buy jewelry, help plant a treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    From Saturday through Wednesday, 20 percent of all in-person and online Colby June Jewelry sales will be donated to the Aspen-based company Plant Trees 4 Life in celebration of Earth Day. Local jewelry designer Colby June Fulton is inspired by nature in her designs.

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  10. Man admits to urinating on Aspen Police carRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    That's basically what Aspen police told a man after he peed on a patrol vehicle parked next to the bus stop at the intersection of Mill Street and Hyman Avenue on March 15. The suspect, Casey James Connors, 25, of Lakewood, appeared in Aspen Municipal Court on Wednesday. He pleaded guilty to urinating in public and indecent exposure.

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  11. Allyn HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Our friends living at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Fryingpan rivers are facing one of those "What kind of community do we want to be?" moments. The stakes feel high because they are, and because whatever is decided will go a long way in determining what kind of town Basalt becomes.

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  12. Growing Food Forward suspends founderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The board of directors of Growing Food Forward, a nonprofit focused on food education and hunger relief from Parachute to Aspen, recently suspended its director and founder Kim Wille. Andrea Matthews, board president, confirmed that Wille was suspended, adding that the matter is related to an internal audit currently being conducted.

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  13. Stakes high with Basalt at a crossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Our friends living at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Fryingpan rivers are facing one of those "What kind of community do we want to be?" moments. The stakes feel high because they are, and because whatever is decided will go a long way in determining what kind of town Basalt becomes.

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  14. At Aspen sentencing hearing, teen encouraged to turn life aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Aspen Police Officer Adam Loudon deals with a student he suspects of rolling a joint on Feb. 6. The student will be sentenced today for resisting arrest and underage possession of marijuana. Abuse by his father, who just last week was deported for a third time, and a lack of an authority figure have fueled an Aspen High School student's instability and his purported daily use of cannabis, his attorney and relatives said at a sentencing hearing Monday.

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  15. Don't wait for a crisis to look at mental healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Jonathan Birnkrant, a psychiatrist and pediatrician, will offer a presentation about the neuroanatomy, chemistry and treatment of depression. A panel of mental health professionals will then lead a community discussion about mental wellness.

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  16. Marijuana taxes helping schools to buildRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    As with most government-related questions, the answers are more complex than a yes or no. But several varieties of marijuana taxes are being collected, and schools are seeing some benefits.

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  17. Basalt Mountain controlled shrub burn plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Weather permitting, the Upper Colorado River Interagency Fire Management will be conducting a prescribed burn within the next few days on the west flank of Basalt Mountain, roughly 3 miles north of El Jebel on national forest system and Bureau of Land Management lands south to Forest Service Road 524, also known as the Basalt Mountain Road. Up to 1,200 acres of mountain shrub will be ignited by fire crews.

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  18. Warm, dry spring eats up Aspen, Colorado snowpackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Dirt shows on Ajax as the season enters its final stretch.The Natural Resources Conservation Service reported Tuesday that Colorado's snowpack is the third worst in 30 years - just 69 percent of normal - for this time in April. Colorado's overall snowpack is the third worst in 30 years for this time in April, according to the Natural Resources Conservation Service.

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  19. Aspen woman sues Roaring Fork Transportation AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    An Aspen woman has taken the Roaring Fork Transportation Authority to court over a bus that collided with a parked car she had leased. Trishka Lemos brought forth the small-claims action late last month in Pitkin County's court system.

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  20. RMI office, Willits hotel on schedule to be completed in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A worker undertakes a task recently in the interior of Rocky Mountain Institute's Innovation Center and office building in Basalt. The building will be a showcase of energy efficiency.

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