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Pot, Hens And Taxes Are Before Colorado Voters

More than a hundred municipalities across Colorado are holding elections this week on everything from tax increases and marijuana to plastic bags.


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Sheriff: Basalt High School Coach, Teen Had Encounters Over 4-Month Period

A Basalt High School girls basketball coach accused of having sexual encounters with a 17-year-old male student appeared in court Thursday.


Meeting On Tap To Discuss Winter BLM Closures

Pitkin County is holding a meeting in Basalt to discuss recommendations on winter closures on federal lands.


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Woman Killed By Bus Had Recently Moved To Colorado

A woman who was struck and killed by a Roaring Fork Transportation Authority bus on the edge of Aspen had recently moved to Basalt, where her fiance lives.


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33 People Displaced After Apartment Complex Fire In Basalt

Eleven families lost their homes after an apartment complex went up in flames Friday in Basalt, northwest of Aspen.


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Basalt Resident Challenging Grocery Bag Fee

A Basalt resident is gathering signatures to try to overturn a town ordinance imposing a 20-cent fee on paper and plastic grocery bags.


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Aspen Bans Plastic Bags, Sets Fee For Paper

The Aspen City Council has voted to ban plastic bags from its two grocery stores and place a 20-cent fee on paper bags.


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Grocers Not Pleased With Aspen’s Proposal To Ban Plastic Bags

Aspen leaders were scheduled Tuesday evening to vote on a proposal that would ban grocery stores from using plastic bags.


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Police: School Officers Not Targeting Immigrants

Police in the Roaring Fork School District say school resource officers are not targeting immigrants for enforcement.


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Immigrant Rights Group Accuses School Of Profiling

An immigrant rights group is accusing Carbondale’s school resource officer of using his position to report students for possible immigration violations.