"Susan Crown, a member of the billionaire Crown family of Chicago, is trying something different."
"Though the tanker truck was reported to be carrying approximately 1,000 gallons of diesel fuel, it is believed that minimal to no fuel was spilled into the river."
Source: The Crested Butte News
"'Deep Creek is a rare example of an ecologically intact, lower-elevation watershed that is worthy of permanent protection,' states the suitability finding by the BLM and U.S. Forest Service. Currently, the Cache La Poudre River is the only river in Colorado designated as Wild and Scenic."
Source: The Post Independent
"More than 880,000 pounds of metals were dumped into Colorado’s Animas River last year during a spill that was triggered by the Environmental Protection Agency at an inactive mine, according to a preliminary report released Friday."
"Joining me this week are Scott Condon, reporter with the Aspen Times, Brent Gardner-Smith, executive director of Aspen Journalism, and Curtis Wackerle editor of the Aspen Daily News and Randy Essex, editor of the Glenwood Post Independent."
"Colorado's marijuana business owners — nearly 1,200 of them — control a quickly growing and powerful industry that is approaching $1 billion in annual sales.Yet basic information about these entrepreneurs is not available to the public without paying hefty fees, in contrast to what is available about owners of other state-licensed businesses."
"A-Basin’s plan calls for the addition of approximately 338 acres of skiing terrain in the Beavers, construction of a new chairlift to access the Beavers terrain, construction of a new surface lift to access Montezuma Bowl, replacement of the Molly Hogan and Pallavicini chairlifts, removal of the Norway chairlift, grading projects to improve operational efficiency and skier circulation, and construction of a zip line canopy tour and a ropes challenge course."
Source: The Summit Daily
“'Hopefully President Trump can build a wall around Colorado,' he quipped to raucous laughter.'Traffic is going to get much, much worse."
"The Naturalist Nights speaker series is put on by the Wilderness Workshop and the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies. This year’s series started with controversy when presentations on wolves and mountain lions at the Third Street Center in Carbondale turned contentious."
"Compiled by Hipmunk, a San Francisco-based travel booking website, the study looked at 16 of America's most popular ski destinations to discover the average cost of a vacation during the February and March ski season. To no one's surprise, Vail earned the number one spot and pricey Aspen came in at number two."
Source: Curbed Ski
"The Jan. 28 grand opening of The Post’s new headquarters included speeches from Secretary of State John Kerry, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe and Amazon CEO and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos."
Source: Washington Post
"'We have a political process that just doesn't work well these days,' Isaacson said. 'So I would hope that the next big push would be a great bipartisan, non-partisan (effort) to simplify the corporate tax code, bring the rates down somewhat."