Proposed redevelopment of the Sopris Shopping Center would add 76 new rental units to Carbondale's housing inventory – 15 being deed-restricted and 64 “efficiency” apartments, measuring 415 to 725 square feet. Meanwhile, nine locally-owned businesses see themselves displaced, mid-pandemic. More on page 8. Photo by Raleigh Burleigh.
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A wildlife camera captured this image of a herd of elk on Glassier Open Space. Adequate cover, shallower snows, and access to shrubby forage, typical of habitat on the Crown, are features that species like elk and deer rely on to survive winter.