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Valley Roundup 10-30-15

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  Welcome to Valley Roundup. I’m Carolyn Sackariason

Joining me this week are Randy Essex, editor of the Glenwood Post Independent, Aspen Times columnist Andy Stone, Curtis Wackerle, editor of the Aspen Daily News and Jill Beathard, editor of the Snowmass Sun.

 

Residents in Battlement Mesa are putting up a fight against an oil and gas company wanting to drill near their homes.

GarCo Planning Commission approves Ursa’s Battlement plans

Some hope for Battlement Mesa protesters before next step

Are there enough people in Aspen who can be swayed by a developer who throws parties with beer and pizza in order to get them to vote for his hotel proposal?

Base 2 backers far outraise opponents ahead of Nov. election

Pro Base2 committee keeps outspending its opponents

Hunt doles out $50,000 for Base 2 campaign

The state demographer predicts that Garfield County’s population will double in the decades to come, and 10,000 more people will live in Colorado.

Population data shows growth, who's living here and transient nature of local counties

Meanwhile, a downtown Aspen landlord group got shot down by elected officials when they tried to increase the rent on a local restaurant.

Little Annie's deed finalized

City stops rent increase at Little Annie's building

Finally, how much do newspaper endorsements influence an election outcome?

That’s going to do it for this week’s edition of Valley Roundup. Thanks to Randy Essex, editor of the Glenwood Post Independent, Aspen Times columnist Andy Stone, Curtis Wackerle, editor of the Aspen Daily News and Jill Beathard, editor of the Snowmass Sun.