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Denver Zoo representatives and a few of their animal friends came to visit the Carbondale Library on June 19 for a fun, yet educational show.

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A tree crashed through the roof of a Satank home around 1:30 p.m. June 14 - almost the exact time a final walkthrough was scheduled with the realtor and buyers.

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Geno Hill and Glen Smith are some of the characters you'll meet on Marble's Living History Tour on  June 24. 

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The bubble machine was a particular hit at last year's Crown Mountain Park Summerfest. This year, it will have competition as the balloon launch on the same day.

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An single sunflower bloom graced our office garden just in time for the solstice. We’ll take its early arrival as auspicious and symbolic of all the support we’ve seen from the community during our fundraising campaign.

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    2018 primary election guide

    Unaffiliated voters can now participate

    The Colorado primary election is at our doorstep. The voting period begins when ballots are mailed the first week in June and continues through Tuesday, June 26, the final day you can turn in your ballot. Registered Democrats will receive a…

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    Fire restrictions expand upvalley

    White River National Forest and Pitkin County have joined Garfield County and Carbondale in instituting stage one fire restrictions.

    That means no campfires outside designated grates in developed campgrounds, no smoking except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site or in a barren area free of vegetation,… read more →

Sopris SunRT @ColoMtnCollege: “Hundreds of students have benefited from Calaway Scholarships and have gone on to contribute in so many ways to our co…
Sopris SunRT @kdnkradio: The current survey, available until July 27, can be found at The full draft plan can be viewed at h…
Sopris SunRT @Carbondalefire: We will be conducting a prescribed burn at Cerise Ranch today from around 11 am to 1 pm. We are working with Basalt & R…
Sopris SunFor anyone out there planning to head east for the weekend...
Sopris SunChange your calendar accordingly! CMS prospective parent night is May 8 - NOT May 9, as the ad in this week's paper…
Sopris SunRT @kdnkradio: Details are emerging about the new City Market development and the surrounding 16 acres...
Sopris SunRT @ColoradoSPCC: #Teensuicide is an increasing problem and The Sopris Sun reports that one survivor is on a mission to increase #awareness

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Happy Solstice! Thanks to all who helped us meet our fundraising goal! We couldn't do it without your support. ... See MoreSee Less

Happy Solstice! Thanks to all who helped us meet our fundraising goal! We couldnt do it without your support.