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Lift One Corridor Back In Front Of Council

An updated proposal for the Lift One Corridor at the base of Aspen Mountain’s west side was reviewed by Aspen City Council this week.

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Christa Sadler

Christa Sadler is a paleontologist, geologist and former river guide on the Colorado River.

 

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Aspen Skiing Company expects top-to-bottom skiing when Aspen Mountain opens Saturday.

An updated proposal for the Lift One Corridor at the base of Aspen Mountain’s west side was reviewed by Aspen City Council this week.

Senator Kerry Donovan from District 5 was appointed whip of the Democratic Caucus last week. The whip acts as an ambassador for bills, working to make sure legislation is well-written and has the support it needs to pass. They work with other legislators and, in Donovan's case, Democratic majority leader to usher bills through the legislature.

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As governments across the world work to address climate change, big businesses are doing the same. David Hone is Chief Climate Change Adviser at the energy company Shell. Hone is in Aspen this week, discussing the company’s plan to limit global temperature rise.

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Last year, the Trump administration reduced the size of Bears Ears National Monument by 85 percent. Now, the federal government is taking public comment on a draft management plan for the monument, and Thursday is the last day for feedback.

First Draft : Karen Bender

Nov 12, 2018

Karen Bender is the author of the short story collections Refund and The New Order, the novels Like Normal People and A Town of Empty Rooms and is co-editor of Choice.

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Welcome to the beginning of another week in the Roaring Fork Valley! This is Week in the Arts, a curated list of upcoming exhibitions and events.

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The documentary “The Price of Everything” premieres tonight on HBO. Longtime Aspen local Jennifer Stockman produced the film, which takes a critical look at the contemporary art market. Many collectors no longer see the aesthetics of a piece; they see an investment opportunity.

Eagle County voters extended a property tax to fund the county’s open space program. The tax now sunsets in 2040.

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First Draft : Karen Bender

Nov 12, 2018

Karen Bender is the author of the short story collections Refund and The New Order, the novels Like Normal People and A Town of Empty Rooms and is co-editor of Choice.

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes: http://apple.co/1HCVfjA

Welcome to the beginning of another week in the Roaring Fork Valley! This is Week in the Arts, a curated list of upcoming exhibitions and events.

hbo.com

The documentary “The Price of Everything” premieres tonight on HBO. Longtime Aspen local Jennifer Stockman produced the film, which takes a critical look at the contemporary art market. Many collectors no longer see the aesthetics of a piece; they see an investment opportunity.

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As governments across the world work to address climate change, big businesses are doing the same. David Hone is Chief Climate Change Adviser at the energy company Shell. Hone is in Aspen this week, discussing the company’s plan to limit global temperature rise.

Bob Wick, BLM via Flickr

Last year, the Trump administration reduced the size of Bears Ears National Monument by 85 percent. Now, the federal government is taking public comment on a draft management plan for the monument, and Thursday is the last day for feedback.

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The clouds responsible for snow storms can be pretty inefficient, as skiers and riders know well.

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