Welcome to Valley Roundup. I’m Carolyn Sackariason
The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office is offering $10,000 signing bonuses for new hires.
And a citizen-based planning commission in Eagle County is recommending denial of a residential project near El Jebel.
But in Snowmass, a massive Base Village plan has been approved - after 16 years of back and forth.
There’s a new county manager in Garfield County.
And in Glenwood Springs, a drug officer is telling the community to not be complacent in curbing marijuana use.
Finally, the Forest Service has given its blessing a for new chairlift at the base of Aspen Mountain.
Joining me this week are Randy Essex, editor of the Glenwood Post Independent, Aspen Times columnist Roger Marolt and Madeleine Osberger, contributing editor of the Aspen Daily News.