McAuliffe Addresses Institute

The man Gillian sat down with Thursday night in Paepcke Auditorium was indeed excited–  Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, also a past Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, was the Hurst Lecture Series guest of the Aspen Institute.  McAuliffe...

Polis Politicking For Governor Post

The 2018 race for Governor, to vote in a successor to John Hickenlooper, is underway. One of the initial candidates to sweep through the Roaring Fork Valley has been 2nd district Democratic Congressman Jared Polis. The longtime Boulder businessman, who launched...

Transportation Woes Continue in Valley

For a second straight day, it will be difficult at best to get into Aspen from 9 ‘til 3 today. After a stretch of the entrance to town was milled Tuesday, it’ll actually be repaved and smoothed out today, getting rid of potholes and such that have been giving drivers...

Center For Arts Audit Leaves Questions

That much-awaited report on the finances of the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts has been obtained by the Post-Independent.  An Avon accounting firm put it together, after the sudden springtime resignation of former Center Director Christina Brusig.  After she...

Sheriff, Rescue President Working It Out

Pitkin County Sheriff Joe Di Salvo, says the current flap between his office and Mountain Rescue Aspen President Jeff Edelson will be taken care of soon. At issue– whether the Sheriff has the authority over Mountain Rescue that he’s supposed to have under state...

Edelson, Disalvo Feud Heats Up

(LEAD STORY cold)You might’ve heard about the intrigue, and at the least a difference of opinion in Pitkin County… Sheriff Joe DiSalvo, telling KSNO a little Monday afternoon about what DiSalvo thought was his demotion of Mountain Rescue Aspen...