Sopris Sun

Carbondale's community supported, weekly newspaper


The Sopris Sun invites all members of the community to submit letters to the editor. 

Email your letters to or send them via regular mail to: Editor, The Sopris Sun, PO Box 399, Carbondale, CO 81623.

The deadline for submission is Monday at noon. Please limit your letters to 400 words. We are committed to including all perspectives in The Sopris Sun. If your letter does not appear, it may be because of space limitations in the paper or because other letters we printed expressed the same idea or point of view. 

For more information, email editor Will Grandbois at, or call (970) 510.3003.

Dear Editor: I can’t believe the way Kroger is jerking around Carbondale about a new City Market. Read more >
Dear Editor: It is truly frightening to have an unleashed dog aggressively approach you. Read more >
Dear Editor: A letter last week argued that the proposed Crystal Trail should not be viewed as a serious risk factor in the health of our local bighorn herd and called for the CPW to develop a research-based plan for managing these animals. Read more >
Dear Editor: I’m writing this letter to encourage your readers to attend the Glenwood Masonic Lodge’s 130th Anniversary Celebration. Read more >
Dear Editor: To the kind person who found my purse and turned it into City Market with cash and credit cards intact, thank you very much. Read more >
Dear Editor: I am totally tickled that Diane Mitsch Bush is running to take the place of SGI shill and pansy Tipton. Read more >