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Aspen Daily News
Online vacation rentals prompt stern letter to property ownersof their tax obligations. He said the Colorado Association of Ski Towns, which
Online vacation rentals prompt stern letter to property owners
Aspen Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
of their tax obligations. He said the Colorado Association of Ski Towns, which counts as members Aspen, Snowmass Village, Basalt and Glenwood Springs, recently conducted a study on the impacts of short-term vacation rentals. The Denver Post in... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Mountain lion euthanized near Rio Grande Trailfrom the popular trail. Pitkin County Commissioner George Newman said Tuesday t
Mountain lion euthanized near Rio Grande Trail
Aspen Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
from the popular trail. Pitkin County Commissioner George Newman said Tuesday that he was riding his bicycle to Aspen from Basalt, when he came upon county open space rangers assessing the situation. John Armstrong, senior ranger for Open Space... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Woody Creek Distillers wins bid for
Snowmass Canyon agricultural leaselocally sourced vodka after Woody Creek Distillers was awarded an agricultural
Woody Creek Distillers wins bid for
Snowmass Canyon agricultural lease
Aspen Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
locally sourced vodka after Woody Creek Distillers was awarded an agricultural lease in Snowmass Canyon on Wednesday. The Basalt-based distiller supplied the only bid to the county’s Open Space and Trails program to lease the Wheatley Open Space... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Crownfest to showcase midvalley parkof the valley,” Grinzinger said. The beer garden will help defray the cost of
Crownfest to showcase midvalley park
The Aspen Times / Posted 17 hours ago
of the valley,” Grinzinger said. The beer garden will help defray the cost of the event. Holy Cross Energy, town of Basalt, Alpine Bank, KSPN, and Big Mountain Events are sponsors helping cover costs. Even without the special event, it is... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
City, school district formally agree to land swapthe bond issue. The district is looking to secure between 15 and 20 housing uni
City, school district formally agree to land swap
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 20 hours ago
the bond issue. The district is looking to secure between 15 and 20 housing units each in Glenwood Springs, Carbondale and Basalt to use as rentals for teachers and staff. Also part of the land swap, the school district will retain the westernmost... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Good and bad news for Colo. River Basinreservoirs for the Upper Colorado River Basin, Green Mountain Reservoir in Summ
Good and bad news for Colo. River Basin
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 20 hours ago
reservoirs for the Upper Colorado River Basin, Green Mountain Reservoir in Summit County and Ruedi Reservoir east of Basalt, reflect average conditions, according to Victor Lee, hydrologic engineer for the Bureau of Reclamation’s eastern... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Tuttle’s tassel turn points to Air Force Academyoutside at Stubler Memorial Field, and concurrently at Grand Valley High School
Tuttle’s tassel turn points to Air Force Academy
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 20 hours ago
outside at Stubler Memorial Field, and concurrently at Grand Valley High School in Parachute. Those will be followed by Basalt High School at 1 p.m. and Roaring Fork High School in Carbondale at 4 p.m. Tuttle, 18, said she was inspired as a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Hiking: Wayne's High Mountain Park Preserveof the Atlantic Ocean. Continue up to the summit, which resembles a grassy sout
Hiking: Wayne's High Mountain Park Preserve
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
of the Atlantic Ocean. Continue up to the summit, which resembles a grassy southern bald, with a few large exposures of basaltic bedrock. From the summit, both the New York City skyline to the east and the eastern end of the ridge of the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Day tripping: Explore the Bay Area's 10(!) national parksbridge. Insider tip: Along the trail to the lighthouse, you'll see ruins of a
Day tripping: Explore the Bay Area's 10(!) national parks
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
bridge. Insider tip: Along the trail to the lighthouse, you'll see ruins of a historic Coast Guard rescue station, pillow basalt rock formations and wildflowers. After your trek, take a lunch to the picnic benches at nearby Battery Wallace for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkish writer quits UNESCO to protest damage to heritage, rights abusesite during clashes between the Turkish army and militants in his country's mai
Turkish writer quits UNESCO to protest damage to heritage, rights abuse
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
site during clashes between the Turkish army and militants in his country's mainly Kurdish southeast. With Roman-era basalt walls encircling historic houses, churches, synagogues and mosques, the city of Diyarbakir's Sur district was listed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Star chefs and food options abound at this year’s BottleRock festivalsoba noodle salad from Minimashi, the izakaya from one of the chefs who opened
Star chefs and food options abound at this year’s BottleRock festival
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
soba noodle salad from Minimashi, the izakaya from one of the chefs who opened the beloved Oenotri, and oxtail tamale from Basalt, which serves California cuisine with an extensive bar program. Above all, says Graham, BottleRock has evolved to the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Basalt teacher up for Grammy in the Schools awardBasalt Middle School band director Nick Lenio is one of just two Colorado teach
Basalt teacher up for Grammy in the Schools award
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
Basalt Middle School band director Nick Lenio is one of just two Colorado teachers who made the quarterfinals cut for Grammy in the Schools Music Educator of the Year. The award, which is presented by The Recording Academy and the GRAMMY Foundation,... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Basalt band director up for Grammy honorBasalt Middle school band director Nick Lenio is one of just two Colorado teach
Basalt band director up for Grammy honor
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted yesterday
Basalt Middle school band director Nick Lenio is one of just two Colorado teachers made the quarterfinals cut for Grammy in the Schools Music Educator of the Year. The award, which is presented by the Recording Academy and the Grammy Foundation,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mission to Mars in a 'three-dimensional time machine'for video game developers. "I decided to create five different classes of rock
Mission to Mars in a 'three-dimensional time machine'
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
for video game developers. "I decided to create five different classes of rocks," he said. "One was kind of like magma and basalt combined, which was ejecta from eruptions. There were a lot of broken pieces of basalt, and a lot of pure black lava... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Aboriginal Australians had an axe to grindresult of vast amounts of labour and it cannot be reproduced naturally, so the
Aboriginal Australians had an axe to grind
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
result of vast amounts of labour and it cannot be reproduced naturally, so the axe fragment is very distinctive." Made of basalt rock, it was found among artefacts in a remote rock shelter in the northwest Kimberley region in the 90s. In 2014... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aboriginal Australians had innovative axe to grindan insight into the innovation and adaptation of Stone Age settlers in western
Aboriginal Australians had innovative axe to grind
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
an insight into the innovation and adaptation of Stone Age settlers in western Australia. The thumbnail-sized fragment of basalt rock, polished smooth on one end, was discovered in the early 1990s at a rock shelter known as Carpenter's Gap in the... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
County approves Open Space move into ranger stationadministration building and sheriff’s office addition. Initially, staff was loo
County approves Open Space move into ranger station
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
administration building and sheriff’s office addition. Initially, staff was looking to move into temporary office space in Basalt with other county departments. Gary Tennenbaum, assistant director of Open Space, told the board that there simply... Read more
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The Aspen Times
On The Fly: Match the hatchwho you are, there is a lesson to be learned every time you head to the river.
On The Fly: Match the hatch
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
who you are, there is a lesson to be learned every time you head to the river. You just might have one of those eureka moments! This column is provided weekly by Taylor Creek Fly Shops in Aspen and Basalt. Taylor Creek can be reached at 970-927-43... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Playing with water: Karnataka’s controversial river rejuvenation planIt found that rivers were being deepened by 15 to 20 m, when all that was requi
Playing with water: Karnataka’s controversial river rejuvenation plan
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
It found that rivers were being deepened by 15 to 20 m, when all that was required was the removal of 1-3 m of clay. In basalt areas, the committee found that streams in Shirpur had been deepened too much, exposing aquifers. The Ghare committee... Read more
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The Columbian
Palouse Falls a natural ‘site of wonder’finally, a waterfall. Millions of years ago, lava oozed out of vents in the ea
Palouse Falls a natural ‘site of wonder’
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
finally, a waterfall. Millions of years ago, lava oozed out of vents in the earth’s crust, forming Eastern Washington’s basalt rock layers, said Pritchard, an assistant geology professor. Then came a series of giant floods. About 12,000 to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mission to Mars in a VR 'three-dimensional time machine'for video game developers. "I decided to create five different classes of rock
Mission to Mars in a VR 'three-dimensional time machine'
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
for video game developers. "I decided to create five different classes of rocks," he said. "One was kind of like magma and basalt combined, which was ejecta from eruptions. There were a lot of broken pieces of basalt, and a lot of pure black lava... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Mission to Mars in a VR 'three-dimensional time machine'for video game developers. "I decided to create five different classes of rock
Mission to Mars in a VR 'three-dimensional time machine'
Silicon Valley / Posted 4 days ago
for video game developers. "I decided to create five different classes of rocks," he said. "One was kind of like magma and basalt combined, which was ejecta from eruptions. There were a lot of broken pieces of basalt, and a lot of pure black lava... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Grand Junction Off-Road results, May 21, 2016Junction, 2:44.29; 11. John Shumaker, Prescott, AZ, 2:48.39; 13. Scott Amundson
Grand Junction Off-Road results, May 21, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Junction, 2:44.29; 11. John Shumaker, Prescott, AZ, 2:48.39; 13. Scott Amundson, Wrightwood, CA, 2:50.19; 14. Pete Dandrea, Basalt, 2:54.18; 15. Seth Turner, Grand Junction, 2:55.33; 16. Todd Baker, Colorado Springs, 2:56.27; 17. Dennis Jones, Grand... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Photos: Longhorn Stampede Mud RunBasalt High School hosted their annual Longhorn Stampede Saturday morning which
Photos: Longhorn Stampede Mud Run
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 5 days ago
Basalt High School hosted their annual Longhorn Stampede Saturday morning which was open to the community. The approximately two mile run took adventure seekers through mud pits and frigid water, over hay bales, up a steep incline and ended with a... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Sunday Profile: Schools chief Sirko reflects on long ed careera lot of sense,” said Sirko, who ended up taking the helm as superintendent of
Sunday Profile: Schools chief Sirko reflects on long ed career
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 5 days ago
a lot of sense,” said Sirko, who ended up taking the helm as superintendent of schools in Glenwood Springs, Carbondale and Basalt, while Stein eventually was able to rejoin the RFSD team as assistant superintendent and chief academic officer. “We... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Class 3A State Track Championship results, May 21, 2016w:-0.4. 16, Justin Thompson, Roaring Fork, 16.35, w:0.4. 17, Angel Garcia, Gran
Class 3A State Track Championship results, May 21, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
w:-0.4. 16, Justin Thompson, Roaring Fork, 16.35, w:0.4. 17, Angel Garcia, Grand Valley, 16.61, w:-0.4.—, Caleb Rewinkel, Basalt, DQ, w:0.4. Boys 110 Meter Hurdles 3A Finals (w: -1.6) 1, Matt Hanson, Lutheran, 14.68. 2, Dane Corliss, Platte... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Mountain Town News: Yes to cannabis jerky, but still many worriesthe chief executive of Burton and a director of POW, in a press release. Not-s
Mountain Town News: Yes to cannabis jerky, but still many worries
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
the chief executive of Burton and a director of POW, in a press release. Not-so-sexy LED lights instead of solar panels BASALT, Colo. – What’s this, a town saying no to solar panels? That’s the case in Basalt, located near Aspen, where elected... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Roaring Fork’s Germain wins 3A High Jump state championshiplane to run in. But I felt like I accomplished what I wanted to accomplish bein
Roaring Fork’s Germain wins 3A High Jump state championship
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 6 days ago
lane to run in. But I felt like I accomplished what I wanted to accomplish being at state. I couldn’t be happier.” Basalt sophomore Nicole Alvarado placed fourth in the 3A 400 meter dash, clocking a time of 59.97, improving on her prelim... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen’s Sunday Abarca wins 400-meter state title in record timein 22.23. “There’s still work to do,” Aldridge said to Abarca after his events
Aspen’s Sunday Abarca wins 400-meter state title in record time
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
in 22.23. “There’s still work to do,” Aldridge said to Abarca after his events at the state meet. “More work ahead.” Basalt launched onto the podium again Saturday at the Class 3A state track meet. Nicole Alvarado, a sophomore, raced to a... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Police: Sexual assault defendant threatened to harm victim’s familyperson said Zelaya-Zelaya bought Chinese food, which they ate as he drove them
Police: Sexual assault defendant threatened to harm victim’s family
Aspen Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
person said Zelaya-Zelaya bought Chinese food, which they ate as he drove them up Frying Pan Road. About 10 minutes outside Basalt, he allegedly pulled over, got out and walked to the passenger side. He then pulled the victim out of the front... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen School Board narrows field to three candidatesdeveloper Mark Hunt as Hunt campaigned to get voter approval for his Base2 Lodg
Aspen School Board narrows field to three candidates
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
developer Mark Hunt as Hunt campaigned to get voter approval for his Base2 Lodge development. In 2015, Romero founded the Basalt-based management group The Romero Group. Romero and his wife of 25 years, Margaret, have three daughters: a... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Element hotel helps Basalt get off to strong start in 2016Basalt’s retail sales nudged up 2.56 percent during the first quarter of 2016 a
Element hotel helps Basalt get off to strong start in 2016
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
Basalt’s retail sales nudged up 2.56 percent during the first quarter of 2016 and raised $1.12 million in sales tax revenue for the town coffers. While the lodging sector remains a small part of Basalt’s overall sales picture, it showed phenomenal... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Mountain Mayhem: RMI’S Innovation Center2015, Rocky Mountain Institute’s new Innovation Center was complete, adding an
Mountain Mayhem: RMI’S Innovation Center
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
2015, Rocky Mountain Institute’s new Innovation Center was complete, adding an exciting new enterprise to downtown Basalt. Located at 22830 Two Rivers Road, the Innovation Center is a 15,610-square-foot office building and state-of-the-art... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Basalt’s Nicholas Jacobson and his computer, unlikely fashion pioneersBut for one creative local, that’s how this spring has gone. Nicholas Jacobson
Basalt’s Nicholas Jacobson and his computer, unlikely fashion pioneers
The Aspen Times / Posted 6 days ago
But for one creative local, that’s how this spring has gone. Nicholas Jacobson, 32, is one of the brains behind the Basalt-based start-up Para Labs, a design studio investigating data-driven architecture. In early May, New York socialite... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Locals come up big on day one of state track meetRidge’s Jacx Power finished just out of the points in the 3A pole vault, placin
Locals come up big on day one of state track meet
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Ridge’s Jacx Power finished just out of the points in the 3A pole vault, placing 10th with a height of 11 feet even. The Basalt girls 4x800 relay of Carly Robinson, Becca White, Stephanie Anglin and Jenna Curnow, all sophomores, took ninth place... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Element hotel helps Basalt get off to strong start in 2016Basalt’s retail sales nudged up 2.56 percent during the first quarter of 2016 a
Element hotel helps Basalt get off to strong start in 2016
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Basalt’s retail sales nudged up 2.56 percent during the first quarter of 2016 and raised $1.12 million in sales tax revenue for the town coffers. While the lodging sector remains a small part of Basalt’s overall sales picture, it showed phenomenal... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Titans win girls 4x200 3A state championshipin the 4x200 in 1:32.26, despite their prelim time of 1:31.61 was fifth coming
Titans win girls 4x200 3A state championship
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 6 days ago
in the 4x200 in 1:32.26, despite their prelim time of 1:31.61 was fifth coming into finals. In other day two finals, the Basalt girls 800 sprint medley team finished seventh overall, as the team of Morgan Ash, Alyssa Maniscalchi, Michell Cabrera... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
The state of things: Moffat County track preps for final day of championshipsDuzik and Josie Timmer ran the first three legs and Madysen Cramer gutted it ou
The state of things: Moffat County track preps for final day of championships
Craig Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Duzik and Josie Timmer ran the first three legs and Madysen Cramer gutted it out at the end for a photo finish with Basalt, .008 seconds behind the Longhorns’ Nicole Alvarado for 4:15.93. “I think she was stressed and that if she didn’t... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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The Young Witness
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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Western Advocate
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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Manning River Times
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$20m price tag on rich-listers' homefetch $20m • That could make it NZ's most expensive sale this year • Two leve
$20m price tag on rich-listers' home
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
fetch $20m • That could make it NZ's most expensive sale this year • Two levels, 5 bedrooms, vast entertaining areas • Basalt-lined internal and external walls • 'Ultimate underground man cave' • Artificial stream flows from front garden to... Read more
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The North West Star
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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The Border Mail
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asiaaround every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddl
Four Rivers Project, South Korea: The best place to ride bikes in Southeast Asia
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
around every bend, testifying to the cruelty of its coast. Fishing fleets huddle behind breakwaters, and dry-stone basalt walls shelter the fields from the winds that relentlessly scour the island. Its most famous inhabitants are its... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Open Space eyes Forest Service building for new digsOST was planning to move later this summer along with most other county departm
Open Space eyes Forest Service building for new digs
Aspen Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
OST was planning to move later this summer along with most other county departments to the River Park Center in Basalt, but found the space constraints too confining to accommodate all day-to-day operations. Gary Tennenbaum, assistant... Read more
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