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The 17th-ranked Ram basketball boys will face 15th-ranked Gunnison at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 22 in Grand Junction.

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Movement is all around us — in the wind, in the trees, by the river — and there are plenty of opportunities to break free from desk life, kick up our heels and join in.

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After playing a sold-out Belly Up show on Feb. 15, Atmosphere headed to Marble to shoot a “Hateful 8” inspired music video for their song “Earring.”

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If you read “Of Mice and Men” in school, you probably already know how Thunder River Theatre Company’s production ends, but that shouldn’t stop you from watching Steinbeck’s classic come to life.

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    Carbondale one step closer to six new Pickleball courts

    Eric Brendlinger estimated that “only like two” people from the public attended the Feb. 13 Carbondale Parks and Recreation Commissioner meeting, at which three North Face Park master plan designs were presented.

    The Parks and Recreation Department director isn’t worried about the low attendance — inread more →

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    Brunch to benefit reuniting detained immigrant with her Carbondale aunt

    When Natalyn Cumings came across a GoFundMe campaign for Alejandra, she felt empowered to do something beyond click “donate.”

    The fundraiser wasn’t seeking money for the 22-year-old asylum seeker’s personal use — it was seeking to pay her $20,000 bond so she could reunite withread more →

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    New plans for RVR get back to local roots

    The Homestead Bar and Grill opened its doors to a sold-out crowd Valentine’s Day.

    The restaurant, which is transitioning to the first-ever year-round establishment in the former Pan and Fork space, is just part of Dan and Wynee Coleman’s larger vision for the River Valley Ranchread more →

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    Proposed Sutey management plan calls for winter closure

    The Bureau of Land Management has announced its intended approach for managing the Sutey Ranch near Carbondale, pending a 30-day public protest period.

    The BLM acquired the 557-acre ranch, as well as the 112-acre Haines Parcel near Prince Creek,  in March 2017 through theread more →

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    Looking beyond the Oscars

    Quite a few new movies deserve the hype they’re getting during Oscar season.

    The staggering preeminence of “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” “Isle of Dogs” and “Black Panther” demand repeat viewings. “Vice,” “Roma,” and “Green Book” deliver on their cinematic intentions vividly, and director Spike Leeread more →

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    Parenting with presence

    As usual, our favorite Mexican restaurant was packed.

    The parents at the table next to us didn’t even flinch as their kids raced around not just their table, but everyone else’s, too. Several times the kids got in the way of the servers carrying hot food out of… read more →

Sopris SunDue to inclement weather conditions, all Roaring Fork Schools will be closed today, Feb. 6.
Sopris SunRT @CSP_Eagle: ROAD CLOSURE The Glenwood Canyon is CLOSED in both directions due to large rockslide. Crews will be evaluating safety at day…
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Sopris SunRT @GlenwoodPI: "Thanks to the @SoprisSun for the important article on growth impacts on local wildlife. As one who has taken college cours…
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Sopris Sun#VailPass is closed in both directions for avalanche mitigation, FYI. If you're chasing powder, best to stay closer to home.
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