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  1. Falling rock humbles Maroon Bells climbersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Views from Maroon Peak and North Maroon Peak offer a glimpse into the geology, and the danger, of the Maroon Bells. This screenshot from Nick Courtney's video shows Chad Brennen jumping across the so-called Leap of Faith on the Maroon Bells Traverse.

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  2. Taste of the Valley to showcase downvalley food, drinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Chef Susie Jimenez teamed up with River Bridge Regional Center earlier this year for the third annual Imagine fundraiser benefiting the child advocacy center. Jimenez is building community for a cause once more with her first Taste of the Valley event on Sept.

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  3. Camille Beard posted this family photo last September taken in front of Maroon Lake.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    "I know it was lightning," she said recently during an interview at her home in Colorado Springs. "Nothing else makes sense."

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  4. Tina Roselle in front of Camp 4 Coffee, one of Crested Butte's many caf s.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Summer's almost over, but that you can still have one last hurrah over Labor Day weekend. Crested Butte is your destination.

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  5. Aspen cops track down unusual bike stolen in Glenwood SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Aspen police arrested a 19-year-old Florida man Monday after finding him in possession of a $4,000 mountain bike stolen from Glenwood Springs last week, according to court documents. Pitkin County Judge Erin Fernandez-Ely ordered Morgan Crincoli, of Ft.

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  6. Snowmass man who killed cat held on $5k bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A judge on Tuesday ordered a 27-year-old Snowmass Village man accused of killing his family's cat held on a $5,000 bond because he may be dangerous to himself, his family and the community. Aspen prosecutor Andrea Bryan said Nathaniel Work has "some very serious undiagnosed mental health issues" and "no one knows how to treat him."

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  7. Cops track unusual bike in Aspen to travelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Aspen police arrested a 19-year-old Florida man Monday after finding him in possession of a $4,000 mountain bike stolen from Glenwood Springs last week, according to court documents. Pitkin County Judge Erin Fernandez-Ely ordered Morgan Crincoli, of Ft.

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  8. Woman bites bartender, gets sent to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A 23-year-old Leadville woman allegedly bit an Aspen bartender twice early Monday morning after an altercation over a light bulb, according to court documents. Madison Downey was charged with assault and violating an order protection by drinking alcohol.

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  9. Contractor injured on Snowmass lift projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The man was an employee of a contractor hired by Aspen Skiing Co. to help with the replacement of the High Alpine chairlift.

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  10. Forest Service says Burnt Mountain ski cabin is off-limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The U.S. Forest Service had a contractor remove part of the roof of an old ski cabin on Burnt Mountain earlier this month. The agency told users the cabin is now off limits.

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  11. 'Freak Power' and Liberty Salons start a dialogue in AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Daniel Joseph Watkins' new book "Freak Power: Hunter Thompson's Campaign for Sheriff," recounting the journalist's seminal 1970 run to be Pitkin County's top cop, has sparked a local dialogue about Aspen and America then and now. Rather than a standard book talk and signing, Watkins - in his reopened, relocated Gonzo Gallery - has organized a series of salon-style conversations.

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  12. Injured climber spends night on PyramidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A 55-year-old Milwaukee man spent Friday night on an exposed 13,000-foot ridge below Pyramid Peak's summit after he was injured in a fall, Pitkin County authorities said Saturday. The man was with his 53-year-old climbing companion from Chicago for the entire time, as well as two teams from Mountain Rescue Aspen, the first of which reached the climbers on the saddle of Pyramid's northeast ridge about 2:45 a.m. The injured man was taken off the mountain by a National Guard Blackhawk helicopter about 7:45 a.m., according to the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office.

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  13. Joel Hathaway has the helm at Glenwood Springs Middle School.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    As Roaring Fork School District prepares to launch into a new school year, it has three new principals: Joel Hathaway at Glenwood Springs Middle, Matt Koenigsknecht at Crystal River Elementary and Peter Mueller at Basalt High. Hathaway wasn't really looking for a new job, but Glenwood Springs Middle School wasn't a chance he could pass up.

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  14. Boulder's Kiel Reijnen wins Stage 3 in Aspen Wednesday afternoon.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper ,second from right, presented the race leader's jersey to Brent Bookwalter Wednesday afternoon in Aspen. Boulder cyclist Kiel Reijnen bolted to the front in a bunch sprint on Aspen's Main Street on Wednesday afternoon to win Stage 3 of the USA Pro Challenge.

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  15. Glenwood ranked fifth best town; magazine depicts Hanging Lake no-noRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    These photos depict Glenwood Springs in Outside online's ranking of the top towns in America. An earlier version of the presentation showing a man walking across the Hanging Lake log was changed at Glenwood Springs boosters' request.

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  16. Work at reservoir should help Roaring Fork clarityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The prospect of another round of muddy water coming out of Grizzly Reservoir into the upper Roaring Fork River from a heavy rain has been reduced, although not eliminated. A channel dug through the sediment at the bottom of the drained reservoir was completed Monday night and the flow of Lincoln and Grizzly creeks, about 32 cubic feet per second, is now being sent directly into the diversion tunnel that runs under the Continental Divide.

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  17. Aspen detours, closures, transit changes in place for USA Pro ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Beginning today and into Thursday, a number of streets will close, RFTA will adjust many of its routes, and parking in town will be limited. a Beginning at 6 a.m., Hopkins Avenue will close from Garmisch Street to Monarch Street.

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  18. Wyly Art Center names new directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Moe replaces Kelly Alford, who has left to concentrate on her graphic design business, at the helm of the nonprofit. Moe was selected through a national search, conducted by the Wyly's board of directors and the Aspen Leadership Group.

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  19. USA Pro Challenge: Taylor Phinney wins Steamboat USA sprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Boulder cyclist Taylor Phinney couldn't even watch the USA Pro Challenge a year ago, let alone race in it. Three months removed from a nasty crash that left him with a broken leg, he was far from healed, both physically and mentally.

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  20. New deal provides backup for 911 dispatchers in Pitkin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A chronic dearth of 911 dispatchers in the area has prompted a tentative agreement between dispatch centers in Pitkin County and the town of Vail to share personnel during lean times. Pitkin County commissioners preliminarily approved the agreement Wednesday, and it will go into effect upon second reading in about two weeks, said Bruce Romero, Pitkin County emergency dispatch director.

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