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Basalt High School students, faculty rally to support classmate in cancer battle  Aspen Times

Basalt High School junior Anna Cunningham is proving such an inspiration to her school that even students who don't know her are rallying to raise funds for ...



ESPN's Shred Hate anti-bullying program returns to Basalt schools  Aspen Times

Shred Hate, an initiative launched by ESPN at X Games Aspen in 2017, will make its third appearance in the Roaring Fork Valley Tuesday, Jan. 22 with visits to ...



Basalt girls basketball beats Rifle for second win of season; boys fall  Aspen Times

BASALT GIRLS 53, RIFLE 32 The Basalt High School girls basketball team won its second game of the season on Tuesday in a 53-32 victory at Rifle. The Bears ...



Preps Jan. 25: Aspen girls get another win, Basalt boys end losing streak  Aspen Times

Aspen girls basketball gets another win as boys fall to Olathe The Aspen High School girls basketball team held on to beat visiting Olathe 35-33 on Friday night ...



Amy Contini takes over Basalt High School girls basketball program  Aspen Times

Amy Contini may be young, but she has been groomed from birth to be a coach.“The biggest thing that drew me to coaching was my mom coached me growing.



X Games Shred Hate to Hold School Visits and Kids' Day in Support of Bullying Prevention Program  ESPN MediaZone

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Briefs: Basalt boys soccer pulls off stunner over KIPP; softball rained out  Aspen Times

Basalt soccer stuns KIPP, BHS softball doubleheader is rained out on roadThe Basalt High School boys soccer team went 1-1 on its weekend trip to the Front ...



Basalt High volleyball optimistic despite a youthful roster devoid of senior players  Aspen Times

Karina Bauer had a front-row seat last season when the seven seniors on the Basalt High School volleyball team put together one of their best campaigns in ...



Basalt High softball beats visiting Meeker in a key battle of top-10 teams, 9-6  Aspen Times

The schedule hasn't been overly challenging for the Basalt High School softball team early on this fall, so getting to face one of the stronger teams in the state.



Consistent Basalt High boys golf team finishes sixth at 3A state tournament  Aspen Times

BOULDER — At no point this season was the Basalt High School boys golf team particularly bad. At the same time, they never quite stood out, especially having ...



Aspen's Hollander, Basalt threesome named first team all-state in football  Aspen Times

Four local high school football players were given first team all-state honors on Thursday when the teams were announced through CHSAANow.com.Earning ...



Paul Klee: Colorado's forest fires, Basalt high school football and Coach Carl  Colorado Springs Gazette

Three homes have been turned into ashes in the Basalt and El Jebel nook of Colorado. Poof, just like that, they're gone.



A year of firsts for 42nd annual Aspen Gay Ski Week  Aspen Times

The world's first gay ski week was conceived in the late 1970s in a colorful little ski town called Aspen. Today, more than four decades later, the energy, ...



Preps Dec. 14: Basalt girls basketball gets first win of season, beats Rifle  Aspen Times

Basalt girls basketball beats Rifle for Contini's first win as coach. The Basalt High School girls basketball team earned its first win under first-year head coach ...



Immigrant students craft second annual 'Home' exhibition at Art Base in Basalt  Aspen Times

The Art Base in Basalt will host the second annual “Home: Un Hogar” exhibition, showcasing a collaborative project by teen immigrants in a partnership with ...



Basalt Police Department holds fourth annual Community Police Academy  Aspen Times

Even though it was only a simulation, the realism made it difficult not to feel emotion. After watching her partner get shot on screen, a trainee lowered her rifle.



Colbert's Prep Playbook: Basalt football has tough task in 2nd round  Aspen Times

And we're down to one.The Basalt High School football team is all that remains of my fall season, and it's a group that is built to keep things going.



Glenwood's Klaus Kocher focuses a wide lens on the world  Aspen Times

Born in Santiago, Chile, but the holder of a Swiss passport, Klaus Kocher had nearly been around the world and back before landing in Glenwood Springs 20 ...



Basalt High School co-valedictorian speech: Andrew Olson  Aspen Times

You all graduated high school. Good work.You know, a decade ago I would've listened to people give speeches like this, and they'd talk about how time flies, ...



Basalt's Trevor Reuss looks to finish what he started vs D'Evelyn in playoffs  Aspen Times

Not many high school football players have experienced an emotional roller coaster like the one Trevor Reuss rode two years ago in the final game of his ...



Jake Reardon leads Basalt High football to 33-13 WSL win at Moffat County  Aspen Times

CRAIG — The Moffat County High School football team's Saturday afternoon homecoming matchup with Basalt ended in 33-13 loss to the Longhorns, a result ...



Crucial penalty kick carries Coal Ridge boys soccer team over Basalt, 4-1  Aspen Times

There was a moment in the second half when the Basalt High School boys soccer team showed a spark. But barely five minutes after senior Bear Matthews ...



Basalt football beats Aspen, 27-6, denies Skiers Western Slope championship  Aspen Times

Coming off its first loss of the season, the Basalt High School football team wanted to bounce back against Aspen with the playoffs looming. The Longhorns did ...



Basalt volleyball falls in five to visiting Moffat County; BHS boys soccer wins  Aspen Times

It's been a bumpy road this season for both teams, but as the Moffat County High School and Basalt volleyball squads squared off Saturday afternoon, ...



Peace Garden, creator Mauricio Sosa blossom at Basalt High School  Aspen Times

Mauricio Sosa had a vision for creating a peace garden as a Basalt High School freshman after being bullied for most of his academic years to that point.



Longhorn boys soccer is looking for progress after a difficult 2017 season  Aspen Times

The 2017 season was probably the most challenging for Basalt High School boys soccer coach Brent Hayes since he took over the program full time in 2011.



Preps Oct. 9: Basalt boys soccer stuns No. 3 Roaring Fork in overtime  Aspen Times

Needing to find some late-season magic to make the postseason, the Basalt High School boys soccer team shook up the Class 3A Western Slope League ...



Habitat For Humanity heads effort to build 27-unit Basalt Vista affordable housing  Aspen Times

Dirt started flying this month in Basalt for an affordable-housing project that will provide 15 homes for teachers and another 12 for workers in Pitkin County.



Colorado Parks and Wildlife hopes for solutions rather than fights over Basalt shooting range  Aspen Times

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will host the first of two public meetings tonight to discuss the future of the Basalt State Wildlife Area shooting range, and changes ...



Preps: Basalt wrestling beats Grand Valley at home, BHS boys get first win  Aspen Times

Longhorn wrestling beats Grand Valley in first home dual of season. The Basalt High School wrestling team hosted its first home dual of the season on Thursday, ...



Jake Reardon finally ready to become Basalt football's feature running back  Aspen Times

Jake Reardon is part of a senior class that has, for the most part, played alongside one another since the third grade. And pretty much from day one he.



Aspen, Basalt high graduations are scheduled for Saturday  Aspen Times

When you're passionate about what you're writing, the words tend to run freely. For Aspen High School's Owen Ramberg, this was exactly the case as he wrote ...



Basalt apartment complex potentially closed for weeks after water pipe collapses  Aspen Times

Residents of the new Roaring Fork Apartments in Basalt could be displaced for weeks after a water line for the sprinkler system fell from the first floor ceiling and ...



Public meetings to determine fate of Basalt shooting range after Lake Christine Fire  The Denver Post

With the controversy surrounding the Basalt shooting range that was at the center of the Lake Christine Fire, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife will hold two ...



Basalt boys soccer holds off Vail, in position for outright league title  Aspen Times

Three days after knocking off No. 3 Roaring Fork, Basalt High School boys soccer coach Brent Hayes simply wanted his team to avoid a letdown against visiting ...



Basalt High School co-valedictorian speech: William Orben  Aspen Times

As we're all finally moving on and preparing to get lost in our new-found freedom, I just wanted to remind everyone that there's still time to give it all.



Basalt affordable housing project will be 'net zero' on energy  Aspen Times

The eventual cost of living in an affordable-housing project now under construction in Basalt just got lower. The Basalt Vista complex on the hillside south of ...



Basalt gun range future to be focus of new task force  Aspen Daily News

A six-member task force of citizens will study issues surrounding the Basalt shooting range — where the Lake Christine Fire was ignited on July 3 — over the ...



Hickenlooper says state shooting range policies will be assessed after Lake Christine Fire  Aspen Times

Gov. John Hickenlooper will ask Colorado Parks and Wildlife to review management practices and policies for shooting ranges when fire restrictions are in place ...



Basalt High heads to state track and field with combo of youth and experience  Aspen Times

As a standout player on the Basalt High School boys basketball team, Justin Henderson is certainly comfortable with the idea of jumping. Now, jumping ...



Willoughby: Aspen's architectural vision: discovered, copied and created  Aspen Times

An exhibit that documents Herbert Bayer's contributions to Aspen recently opened at the Aspen Historical Society. It got me thinking about the differences among ...



Chiara Del Piccolo  Aspen Times

Chiara Del Piccolo, our beloved and beautiful daughter and sister, passed away too soon on August 26, 2018. Born October 4, 1991, she spent her early years ...



Aspen football cruises by Cedaredge in home opener, 48-12; Basalt also rolls  Aspen Times

A week ago, the Aspen High School football team played arguably its toughest game of the season in a 20-8 loss at No. 1 Bayfield, the defending Class 2A.



Basalt boys basketball ready to move forward in Year 2 under C.P. Martinez  Aspen Times

Last season was a significant step backward for the Basalt High School boys basketball team, and coach C.P. Martinez is more than willing to take the blame.



Basalt football beats Coal Ridge on homecoming, reaches perfect 6-0  Aspen Times

After a couple of sluggish road wins in a row, the Basalt High School football team came out with a bit more aplomb Friday against Coal Ridge. Led by.



Basalt High boys golf looks to keep pace at 3A state tournament in Boulder  Aspen Times

Of the four golfers who will represent Basalt High School on Monday and Tuesday at the state tournament in Boulder, only Tyler Sims actually attends classes in ...



Lake Christine Fire: Evacuations extend to Missouri Heights, El Jebel Mobile Home Park  Aspen Times

The Lake Christine Fire evacuations spread to Missouri Heights early Thursday as gusty winds continued to blow the fire to the north and make conditions ...



Reardon, defense lead Basalt football over Delta, take sole lead in 2A WSL  Aspen Times

Jake Reardon only cares about winning, not so much his individual stats. Regardless of what the Basalt High School senior running back is looking at, he should ...



Basalt fire update: 6315 acres, 49% contained, all mandatory evacs lifted  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

There were noticeably fewer people at Basalt High School Wednesday evening for the Lake Christine Fire community meeting. Public information officers and ...



Basalt High grad Michael Glen shining for School of Mines basketball team  Aspen Times

Michael Glen's collegiate debut was anything but spectacular.The 2017 Basalt High School graduate started the Oct. 30 exhibition for the Colorado School of ...



Basalt High football wraps up camp with a scrimmage on June 7 against Paonia  Aspen Times

The teams won't keep score and there will be no winners or losers, but tonight's scrimmage between the Basalt High School and Paonia football teams should ...



Homeowners say Basalt gun-range issue needs further study, more time  Aspen Daily News

While gun enthusiasts throughout the Roaring Fork Valley are applying pressure to Colorado Parks and Wildlife to quickly reopen the Basalt gun range — they ...



Basalt Vista affordable housing project helps families stay in the valley  Aspen Times

The affordable housing crisis has never been more severe in the Roaring Fork Valley with real estate prices soaring faster than wages. Two couples explain how ...



Meeting majority wants Basalt gun range reopened as soon as possible  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

A strong majority of people attending a meeting on the Basalt shooting range last night supported appointing range safety officers and making improvements to ...



500 Basalt students get hands-on look at drunk, distracted driving  Aspen Times

About 500 students at Basalt High School got a firsthand look Tuesday at how driving while drinking or distracted is a recipe for disaster.Rather than having the ...



Basalt grad traces her family roots back six generations to 1881 in valley  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

In a valley where change is the norm and roots rarely burrow far beneath the surface, Basalt High School senior Jordan Arbaney is an exception.Jordan is a ...



After a slow start, Basalt football puts away Olathe in its season opener, 28-0  Aspen Times

Offensive miscues stifled the Basalt High School football team early in Friday's season opener against visiting Olathe, but it all came together long enough for the ...



CPW will hold two public meetings on Basalt shooting range  Aspen Times

With the controversy surrounding the Basalt shooting range that was at the center of the Lake Christine Fire, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife will hold two ...



Aspen, Basalt High represented on all-state teams for spring sports  Aspen Times

After its historic run to the state semifinals this spring, the Aspen High School girls soccer team had a pair of players named first team all-state in Class 3A.



Basalt town manager says preferred option is relocating gun range  Aspen Daily News

Basalt Town Manager Ryan Mahoney said Tuesday that the “preferred option” among town officials is for the gun range where the Lake Christine Fire originated ...



Demons dominate at Basalt's cross country meet; Aspen girls take second  Aspen Times

Aspen High School cross country coach Chris Keleher isn't putting any pressure on his young squad, in particular standouts Kylie Kenny and Kendall Clark.



Willits, El Jebel experiencing residential construction boom  Aspen Times

The midvalley is experiencing a building boom this winter that is dominated by luxury townhomes, row houses and condominiums. Two projects that rode out the ...



DJ Z-Trip back at Belly Up on Friday  Aspen Times

I love Colorado,” DJ Z-Trip told The Aspen Times during a recent tour stop here. “And I'm not just saying that because I'm in Colorado. If you know me,



Sweat equity will reduce price for latest affordable housing project in Basalt  Aspen Times

Applications will be accepted starting today for what likely will become one of the most sought-after affordable-housing projects in the Roaring Fork Valley.



Basalt High School program helps recent immigrants adjust to changes  Aspen Times

Fifteen-year-old “Victor” arrived in Basalt in September after a harrowing journey from El Salvador that included walking across a hot desert, a boat ride across ...



A Home Base for the Art Base  Aspen Times

Sponsored *Content* With a new and permanent home, the Art Base's successful education and outreach programs, with a focus on the at-risk and underserved, ...



Colorado House OKs bill on medical marijuana use for autism  Aspen Times

DENVER (AP) — Colorado's House has passed a bill allowing medical marijuana use to treat autism spectrum disorders. The bill had strong bipartisan support, ...



Basalt boys basketball holds off Aspen 44-40 for non-league win, extends streak  Aspen Times

This one took a little more work than the past six may have, but the Basalt High School boys basketball team's dominance over its upvalley rivals carries on.



CPW commissioners hear arguments on Basalt gun range  Aspen Daily News

The debate over the Basalt gun range where the Lake Christine Fire was sparked continued Friday as the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission met in ...



Basalt football holds off D'Evelyn for playoff win, hosts Platte Valley next  Aspen Times

The Basalt High School football team played a nearly perfect first half and kept it together just enough in the second to hold on for a 26-14 win Saturday.



Longhorn football in 'uncharted territory' with Broncos coming to town on Nov. 10  Aspen Times

The Longhorns have been to the second round of the Class 2A state playoffs once before — last season, in fact — but this year feels a lot different.



Briefs Jan. 12: AHS skiing starts season; hockey falls to Fort Collins  Aspen Times

ASPEN HIGH SCHOOL SKI TEAMS OPEN SEASON OVER THE WEEKEND The Aspen High School alpine ski team opened its season Friday at Aspen ...



An exhibition for the young at art  Aspen Daily News

Aspen Chapel Gallery exhibit gives area high schoolers their turn in the spotlight.



Secondhand stores share the love  soprissun.com

When you walk into Ragged Mountain Sports, it's easy to get drawn right into the racks of skis or casual wear featured in the center of the shop. That is,



Aspen, Basalt high school boys golf teams go 1-2 at Gypsum Creek  Aspen Times

The Aspen High School boys golf team continued its early-season dominance by winning Wednesday's tournament at Gypsum Creek Golf Club. It is the Skiers' ...



BTalks speaker series heads to The Temporary in Basalt Thursday  Aspen Times

The next session of the B Talks speaker series will be held Thursday at The Temporary, the events venue at Willits Town Center. It will feature inspiring women ...



Tweet All About It: Trump tweets Aspen  Aspen Times

Each week, we pick out our favorite and not-so-favorite tweets (at least those that are printable) about Aspen and display them on Sunday's page A2.• “Now we ...



Aspen football wins big at Grand Valley; Basalt shuts down Paonia to reach 4-0  Aspen Times

The Aspen High School football team overcame a slow offensive start to put together its best performance of the season on that side of the ball in a 54-16.



Basalt, Carbondale, Glenwood students need guidance of valley experts  Aspen Times

As a young Latina aiming to go to college but not really knowing what to expect, Angelica Andrade found guidance in an unlikely place at the White River ...



Miscues cost Coal Ridge boys soccer in Tuesday home loss to Basalt, 3-2  Aspen Times

NEW CASTLE — Things seemed to be going well late in the first half for the Coal Ridge High School boys soccer team as it took a 2-0 lead.



Demons dominate Basalt XC meet, Aspen girls take second  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Aspen High School cross country coach Chris Keleher isn't putting any pressure on his young squad, in particular standouts Kylie Kenny and Kendall Clark.



Preps: Fork beats AHS boys soccer, volleyball sweeps in Saturday action  Aspen Times

No. 4 Roaring Fork holds off Aspen boys soccerThe Roaring Fork High School boys soccer team overcame a terrible opening minute to hold off Aspen High on ...



More Roaring Fork Valley students to see Normandy in 2019  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

For the last two years, groups of Roaring Fork Valley teens have visited WWII site Normandy, in France, for guided tours of the area.



Effort to create facility for at-risk youths makes headway  Aspen Daily News

The fundraising effort to create Patrick's Place, a program and facility to serve at-risk teens in the Basalt area, is well underway and continues today with an event ...



Basalt High graduates 73 seniors on Saturday during 2017 commencement  Aspen Times

A 2008 Basalt High School graduate, Luis Morales took a difficult road to reach where he is now. He grew up in south-central Los Angeles, the product of a.



Reel Rock film tour will benefit Basalt High School climbing wall  Aspen Times

Students and teachers at Basalt High School hope to add a climbing wall in their new auxiliary gym and are looking for community support for the endeavor.



Firefighting team aims to “speed up” effort to snuff Lake Christine Fire  Aspen Times

The federal firefighting team has brought in large helicopters, bulldozers and logging equipment to try to “speed up” containment of the Lake Christine Fire.



Briefs: Basalt softball can't keep up with Delta; AHS soccer, tennis win  Aspen Times

Basalt softball fades late, loses both games to DeltaThe Basalt High School softball team dropped both games in Tuesday's home doubleheader against Delta, ...



Amid fire, fury erupts in Basalt | News  Aspen Daily News

Irate midvalley residents told Basalt Town Council on Tuesday that the gun range where the Lake Christine Fire ignited on July 3 must be closed permanently ...



Basalt football's Thomas Wirth signs with Oregon's DIII Willamette University  Aspen Times

For the better part of four years, and especially the past two when the Basalt High School football team won back-to-back Western Slope League titles, the ...



Lake Christine Fire 72 percent contained; Neil Diamond gives surprise concert  Aspen Times

It has been a sweet weekend in the midvalley for firefighters as they made big gains on the Lake Christine Fire and were treated to an intimate version of.



Basalt-area residents play the wildfire waiting game  Aspen Daily News

Watching, waiting and worrying – that's what Basalt-area residents spent their Fourth of July holiday doing as the Lake Christine wildfire skipped from hilltop to ...



Free, public ski area outside Carbondale depends on 'Community Powered Skiing'  Aspen Times

One of the most delightful cross-country ski networks in the region is outside of Carbondale. Spring Gulch provides a network of diverse, groomed trails free for ...



Basalt apartment complex suffered 'millions of dollars of damage' when water pipe broke, collapsed  Aspen Times

The rupture and collapse of a water pipe for the fire-suppression system Tuesday at a Basalt apartment complex resulted in “millions of dollars of damage,” ...



Some of El Jebel without power, outage threat uncertain for upper valley  Aspen Times

Residents in the El Jebel Mobile Home Park and the area near the Tree Farm are without power due to the Lake Christine Fire, Holy Cross Energy said in.



Snowboarder dies Sunday morning at Snowmass resort terrain park  Aspen Times

Editor's note: The Pitkin County Coroner's Office identified the victim Monday morning as Tyler Hamm of Snowmass Village. A 20-year-old man died Sunday ...



Basalt wants to see if new wave of affordable housing is affecting need  Aspen Times

One of Basalt Town Council's highest priorities for 2018 will be assessing how the addition of hundreds of public- and private-sector affordable-housing units in ...



Basalt girls soccer advances in 3A playoffs after win over Middle Park  Aspen Times

The Basalt Longhorns girls soccer team's season will continue after a hard-fought overtime win over the Middle Park Panthers, 3-2, on Wednesday afternoon.



A look back at the year that was in Garfield County, Part 3  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Lake Christine Fire blows upFor years to come, when Basalt and El Jebel residents celebrate America's Independence Day with picnics and festive red, white, ...



Seeking normalcy during an abnormal time in Basalt  Aspen Daily News

Locals ravaged by the Lake Christine Fire attempted to restore some semblance of normalcy to their lives Sunday morning, as restrictions on evacuees returning ...



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