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Aspen Daily News
There’s no escape from realitySanta Monica, which is forecasted to hit close to 90 degrees this holiday week.
Aspen Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
Santa Monica, which is forecasted to hit close to 90 degrees this holiday week. Although the local news coming out of the Roaring Fork Valley during our off-season absence appears a bit less lethal than what’s going on in the rest of the world,... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Local author tries 
to change the way we look at moneytopics, Haas said, cover many areas, but all fall under the heading of making c
Aspen Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
topics, Haas said, cover many areas, but all fall under the heading of making certain that those who work for the Roaring Fork Valley’s largest employer remain as healthy and happy as possible. “Part of it deals with how physically fit... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Banking issues 
still plaguing 
pot industryopen a retail medical marijuana business in downtown Basalt,” he said. “I wonde
Aspen Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
open a retail medical marijuana business in downtown Basalt,” he said. “I wonder what percentage of the businesses in the Roaring Fork Valley are associated either directly or indirectly with the pot industry. “There were three advertisements in... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Pitkin County Cares volunteer awards announcedAspen Daily News Staff Report Seven outstanding Roaring Fork Valley Residents
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Aspen Daily News Staff Report Seven outstanding Roaring Fork Valley Residents and one volunteer organization were recently honored by Pitkin County commissioners for their volunteer work in Pitkin... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
A Thankful Wine Lifethroughout the industry have been sharing their stories, connections and inpira
Aspen Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
throughout the industry have been sharing their stories, connections and inpirations Kunin found a little niche in the Roaring Fork Valley during that time, when newer, bolder wines were coming into fashion. Guys like Bill Bentley and Mark... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Basalt councilman 
proposes increase on cigarette taxesApril ballot and pass muster with a town’s electorate, Grauer said he would lik
Aspen Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
April ballot and pass muster with a town’s electorate, Grauer said he would like to personally lead a crusade to get other Roaring Fork Valley jurisdictions to jump on the bandwagon. “I’m thinking of bringing this to the other councils in the... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
State joins feds in Woodbridge casewhether the Woodbridge Group of Cos. — which has a subsidiary with extensive, m
Aspen Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
whether the Woodbridge Group of Cos. — which has a subsidiary with extensive, multimillion-dollar real estate ties to the Roaring Fork Valley — employed unlicensed representatives to sell unregistered securities. The division is considering... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
County OKs submission of airport analysis to the FAAof the Woody Creek Caucus, said he feels that the airport expansion will negati
Aspen Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
of the Woody Creek Caucus, said he feels that the airport expansion will negatively impact the quality of life in the Roaring Fork Valley for years to come. Innkeeper Charley Case suggested that failing to upgrade the airport would put... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Shapiro brings parties, politics and big dollarsof Companies LLC, a financial group specializing in real estate investment. Sh
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
of Companies LLC, a financial group specializing in real estate investment. Shapiro, during his part-year residency in the Roaring Fork Valley, has made Aspen Glen a hot party and political gathering spot. "Cocktails, fine wine and Dom Perignon... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
U.S. fraud investigation targets Woodbridge, big property holder in Roaring Fork ValleyWoodbridge Group, a major player in Roaring Fork Valley real estate, is under i
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Woodbridge Group, a major player in Roaring Fork Valley real estate, is under investigation by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to determine "whether the company is operating a fraud on its investors," a court filing says. "Woodbridge has... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Woodbridge under SEC fraud investigation over Aspen GlenWoodbridge Group, a major player in Roaring Fork Valley real estate, is under i
The Aspen Times / Posted 9 days ago
Woodbridge Group, a major player in Roaring Fork Valley real estate, is under investigation by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to determine "whether the company is operating a fraud on its investors," a court filing says. "Woodbridge has... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Eagle County’s marijuana tax steering committee promises transparency, resultsAlliance’s website, as well as other websites and media outlets, said Jordana S
The Aspen Times / Posted 9 days ago
Alliance’s website, as well as other websites and media outlets, said Jordana Sabella, who works in mental health in the Roaring Fork Valley. We know a couple of things so far. First, there is no money right now, and quite frankly no one knows... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Eagle County sends $100K in federal funds to school districtto states (except Rhode Island), the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, a
Aspen Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
to states (except Rhode Island), the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands since 1977. The Roaring Fork Valley is among the biggest recipients of PILT funds in Colorado. Eagle County received about $2.2 million this... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Investigation into possible $1B fraud case has local tiesA California-based investment firm that has extensive real estate ties in the R
Aspen Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
A California-based investment firm that has extensive real estate ties in the Roaring Fork Valley is the subject of a federal fraud investigation after it raised, and apparently continues to raise, over $1 billion from thousands of investors. The... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Red Mountain trail safety measures takenbe needed," he said. In the meantime, the new trail has already become a popul
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
be needed," he said. In the meantime, the new trail has already become a popular destination for mountain bikers from the Roaring Fork Valley and from outside the area, with good revues, Pritchard said. Glenwood Mayor Michael Gamba said the new... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Immigrant woman clings to hope in Carbondale sanctuarya safer place," Lopez said via a translator. Recommended Stories For You Afte
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
a safer place," Lopez said via a translator. Recommended Stories For You After making it into the U.S., Lopez came to the Roaring Fork Valley. "I've done the work that so many of the immigrants do in this country: cleaning homes, cleaning hotels."... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
RFTA mulls asking voters to approve property tax for Roaring Fork Valley bus systemthem options to the single-occupant vehicles," he said. Trapani noted that RFT
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
them options to the single-occupant vehicles," he said. Trapani noted that RFTA was crucial in helping the Roaring Fork Valley and western Garfield County deal with the Grand Avenue Bridge project in Glenwood Springs. Traffic was... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Gurley-Tomashosky named interim United Way directorSchool. She also previously worked with the Mountain Board of Cooperative Educa
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
School. She also previously worked with the Mountain Board of Cooperative Education Services. Prior to relocating to the Roaring Fork Valley, Gurley-Tomashosky attended the University of Colorado at Boulder, obtaining degrees in speech-language... Read more
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The Aspen Times
New data helps Aspen, other areas compare suicides, mental health issues$1.2 million annually. The revenue will go to mental health organizations and e
The Aspen Times / Posted 9 days ago
$1.2 million annually. The revenue will go to mental health organizations and efforts. Suicide awareness is surging in the Roaring Fork Valley after the tragic decision by a 15-year-old Basalt student to take his life earlier this month. The family... Read more
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The Aspen Times
The hiring game: In a seasonal town, employers and employees have trouble finding, retaining what they needoffering that makes Skico an enticing place to work is its employee housing, wh
The Aspen Times / Posted 10 days ago
offering that makes Skico an enticing place to work is its employee housing, which includes about 700 beds throughout the Roaring Fork Valley. Garrigus said that's one of the main reasons she applied to work at the company, however she was able to... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Shedding light on winter drivingended on Nov. 5. For the next few months, your evening commute will take place
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 11 days ago
ended on Nov. 5. For the next few months, your evening commute will take place during night hours. Night driving in the Roaring Fork Valley can be challenging when factoring in winter weather and wildlife migration. For those of you who have... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
For all who servedopted to try to offer a helping hand to veterans in the area. “We estimate tha
Aspen Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
opted to try to offer a helping hand to veterans in the area. “We estimate that there are about 7,200 vets in the Roaring Fork Valley,” Pettit said. “And, in my mind, there weren’t enough local resources to serve their needs.” So, Pettit... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Tweet All About It: Buzzing about Aspengrand opening including live music, drinks & more!!" — @JazzAspen The Aspen Ti
The Aspen Times / Posted 12 days ago
grand opening including live music, drinks & more!!" — @JazzAspen The Aspen Times can be found on Twitter, as well. Simply type "TheAspenTimes" (no spaces) into the search bar, and get daily updates on what's happening in the Roaring Fork... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
On the Way Up: Front Country joins the 
rising stars in the 
Wheeler’s fall music seriesbyproduct of hard work and talent, the end result is that Front Country is on t
Aspen Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
byproduct of hard work and talent, the end result is that Front Country is on the verge of big things, and we here in the Roaring Fork Valley have the chance to see them before we have to share them with thousands of strangers. You can call that a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
De Beque pot shops multiplyseven other stores often travel with their dogs, he said. Tumbleweed has locat
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
seven other stores often travel with their dogs, he said. Tumbleweed has locations east along Interstate 70 and in the Roaring Fork Valley. Adding an area for a dog park on the large site south of the exit off I-70 seemed like a natural fit,... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
LIFT-UP holiday food drive now underwayLIFT-UP, which has provided humanitarian assistance to those in need throughout
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 13 days ago
LIFT-UP, which has provided humanitarian assistance to those in need throughout the Roaring Fork Valley for the last 35 years, has launched its annual Donate to the Plate campaign. "The goal is for everyone to enjoy a traditional holiday meal at... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Immigrant teens create ‘Home’ at Art Basecreated personalized houses and also self-portraits to explore ideas of belongi
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 14 days ago
created personalized houses and also self-portraits to explore ideas of belonging, place and home as they settle in the Roaring Fork Valley. They’ve also written about their work and themselves. An innovative effort to foster community through... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Aspen-area nonprofit helps sexual abuse survivors through mountain bikingas hiking or even stand-up paddle boarding are available to women who don't mou
Summit Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
as hiking or even stand-up paddle boarding are available to women who don't mountain bike. Although it is based in the Roaring Fork Valley, Sacred Cycle works with women throughout Colorado. The goal is to provide services to women of the... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Basalt family says death of Patrick Palardy, 15, won’t be in vainGlassier a "beacon of light" in the effort to spread the word about resources a
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 15 days ago
Glassier a "beacon of light" in the effort to spread the word about resources available and to prevent suicide in the Roaring Fork Valley. The families of children and young adults who die by suicide tend to withdraw. They are concerned about... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Aspen-area nonprofit helps sexual abuse survivors through mountain bikingas hiking or even stand-up paddle boarding are available to women who don't mou
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 15 days ago
as hiking or even stand-up paddle boarding are available to women who don't mountain bike. Although it is based in the Roaring Fork Valley, Sacred Cycle works with women throughout Colorado. The goal is to provide services to women of the... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Eagle County voters overwhelmingly pass marijuana taxthose beds will likely be constructed in Edwards. Two weeks ago, Eagle County
Aspen Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
those beds will likely be constructed in Edwards. Two weeks ago, Eagle County tapped Basalt-based Aspen Hope Center as the Roaring Fork Valley recipient of at least some of the revenue raised by the ballot initiative. According to Michelle... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Case thrown out in Blue Lake carfentanyl drug overdose deathsa cellphone … in South Florida” was not enough to identify Brunelus as a partic
The Aspen Times / Posted 17 days ago
a cellphone … in South Florida” was not enough to identify Brunelus as a participant in the drug overdose deaths of two Roaring Fork Valley men. “The only evidence is that there was a black guy in South Florida carrying a phone. Mr. Brunelus... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
September retail sales up 6 percent for Aspen economyclosure of the Grand Avenue Bridge in Glenwood Springs, which caused hour-plus
Aspen Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
closure of the Grand Avenue Bridge in Glenwood Springs, which caused hour-plus delays to get in and out of the Roaring Fork Valley during peak times. Some feared the added hassle of getting to Aspen would depress economic activity... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Creating a life through the business of artwouldn't say I'm building up my savings right now," Colley said. "If I wanted t
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 days ago
wouldn't say I'm building up my savings right now," Colley said. "If I wanted to do that, I'd move away." But the Roaring Fork Valley does provide such opportunities for artists like Colley, who previously worked at Art Base (then Wyly Art... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Three crashes foul commute on Highway 82 in midvalleyGarfield County was the Grand Avenue Bridge finally opened at 5 p.m. Monday. Th
The Aspen Times / Posted 17 days ago
Garfield County was the Grand Avenue Bridge finally opened at 5 p.m. Monday. The bad news is multiple crashes in the mid-Roaring Fork Valley impeded their ability to get there. While details were limited Monday night, the Colorado State Patrol... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Three crashes foul commute on Highway 82 in midvalleyGarfield County was the Grand Avenue Bridge finally opened at 5 p.m. Monday. Th
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 days ago
Garfield County was the Grand Avenue Bridge finally opened at 5 p.m. Monday. The bad news is multiple crashes in the mid-Roaring Fork Valley impeded their ability to get there. While details were limited Monday night, the Colorado State Patrol... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Bankers’ Hours column: Credit firms big on power, low on responsibilityprice tanked. Pat Dalrymple is a western Colorado native and has spent almost
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 18 days ago
price tanked. Pat Dalrymple is a western Colorado native and has spent almost 50 years in mortgage lending and banking in the Roaring Fork Valley. He'll be happy to answer your questions or hear your comments. His e-mail is pdalrymple59@gmai... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
RFSD gets state grant for health professionalsalcohol and other drug prevention and intervention programs. • Anne Chatman, C
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 18 days ago
alcohol and other drug prevention and intervention programs. • Anne Chatman, Carbondale schools: Chatman moved to the Roaring Fork Valley from Missouri, where she worked in prevention and behavior support. • Paul Hassel, Basalt schools:... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Bridging the gapof Transportation engineers, while planning for this fall’s closure of the Gran
Aspen Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
of Transportation engineers, while planning for this fall’s closure of the Grand Avenue Bridge at the entrance to the Roaring Fork Valley, struggled to find comparable circumstances that could provide lessons on how to manage the traffic... Read more
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The Aspen Times
What’s the Big Deal: $9 million for South Seventh Street home in Aspenand passion will further the strength and support of the expertise and services
The Aspen Times / Posted 19 days ago
and passion will further the strength and support of the expertise and services we offer our clients." Tate is a 15-year Roaring Fork Valley resident and has been buying and selling real estate for nearly 10 years. Prior to his time with Snowmass... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Tweet All About It: Aspen offseason musingsdifferent vibe. Dope" — @DaBootyDiary• Recommended Stories For You The Aspen
The Aspen Times / Posted 19 days ago
different vibe. Dope" — @DaBootyDiary• Recommended Stories For You The Aspen Times can be found on Twitter, as well. Simply type "TheAspenTimes" (no spaces) into the search bar, and get daily updates on what's happening in the Roaring Fork Va... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The snow must go onblew over the Rocky Mountains, leaving a foot of feathery-soft snow on most res
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
blew over the Rocky Mountains, leaving a foot of feathery-soft snow on most resorts, from 12 inches at Snowmass, in the Roaring Fork Valley, to 14 inches at Loveland and 18 inches at Steamboat, in the Yampa Valley. And within the week, 3 more... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Live Like a Local: Food and shopping choice abound in and around Glenwood Springsspots become an adult's everyday home. That's the case for Jenell Hilderbrand,
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 19 days ago
spots become an adult's everyday home. That's the case for Jenell Hilderbrand, who grew up visiting her grandparents in the Roaring Fork Valley. Now Hilderbrand, a nurse who works for the VA Telehealth clinic, is a 24-year resident of the area. She... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Our History: Philanthropy is a key part of CMC cultureJ. Robert Young and Alpine Bank Latino/Hispanic Scholarships have sent more tha
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 19 days ago
J. Robert Young and Alpine Bank Latino/Hispanic Scholarships have sent more than 200 students to CMC since 1996. Longtime Roaring Fork Valley resident George Stranahan donated to the college a valuable collection of the work of more than 60 of the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Dia de los Muertos invites all attendees to celebrate those who have diedas a whole. VSP provides early childhood education and parent and adult engage
The Aspen Times / Posted 21 days ago
as a whole. VSP provides early childhood education and parent and adult engagement programs to immigrant families in the Roaring Fork Valley. Since VSP became involved in Dia de los Muertos, local Hispanic and Latino community members have been... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
New Glenwood bridge to open earlyThat will mean relief starting that morning for rush-hour traffic heading from
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
That will mean relief starting that morning for rush-hour traffic heading from west of Glenwood Springs to jobs in the Roaring Fork Valley, as well as for tourists who also have had to cope with the detour. The detour was required to allow the... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Camping limits plan cleared at Conundrum Hot Springs, other wilderness near Aspenovernight visitation at Capital Lake. A timeline hasn't been established for th
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 21 days ago
overnight visitation at Capital Lake. A timeline hasn't been established for the two later phases. Wilderness Workshop, a Roaring Fork Valley-based environmental group, supported the plan though it filed an objection to seek clarification on how... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Secrets to best ski trips start on the internetblew over the Rocky Mountains, leaving a foot of feathery-soft snow on most res
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
blew over the Rocky Mountains, leaving a foot of feathery-soft snow on most resorts, from 12 inches at Snowmass, in the Roaring Fork Valley, to14 inches at Loveland and 18 inches at Steamboat, in the Yampa Valley. And within the week, 3 more... Read more
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Vail Daily
Governor gets behind Eagle County’s 1A ballot issue; town of Eagle also looking to change pot taxesare in Edwards and Eagle-Vail, unincorporated Eagle County and under the county
Vail Daily / Posted 23 days ago
are in Edwards and Eagle-Vail, unincorporated Eagle County and under the county government's jurisdiction. In the Roaring Fork Valley, the ballot measure received a cool reception from Basalt's mayor and town council. "Even though I plan... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Basalt firm honored by American Institute of Architectsour firm." Employees of Cottle Carr Yaw contribute time and talent volunteerin
The Aspen Times / Posted 23 days ago
our firm." Employees of Cottle Carr Yaw contribute time and talent volunteering for and serving on the boards of over 40 Roaring Fork Valley organizations ranging in diversity from The Art Base and Aspen Junior Hockey to Habitat For Humanity and... Read more
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