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    Classic Movie Night returns with "E.T."

    The Sopris Sun celebrates its 11th birthday with a special showing of the ‘80s classic “ET” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13 at the Crystal Theatre. Tickets are $8 for kids and $12 for adults — reserve your seat here.

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  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Obituary: Edward Joseph Kennedy

    April 19, 1956 – Dec. 17, 2019

    Edward Joseph Kennedy left this earthly realm on Dec.17, 2019.

    Ed showed an uncommon grace throughout his nine-month demise with pancreatic cancer. A resident of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, he died at the Veterans Hospital in Albuquerque.

    Ed fell… read more →

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    Obituary: Harry Moul Ritchie

    Jan. 9, 1930 – Jan. 14, 2020

    Harry was born Jan. 9, 1930 in Cleveland, Ohio to Harry E. and Wanda B. (Moul) Ritchie.

    A Santa Fe, New Mexico resident since retiring in 1995 from a distinguished career as a drama professor, Harry is survived by… read more →

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    Obituary: Libby Sullivan

    Aug. 21 1949 – Dec. 3, 2019

    Elizabeth Ann “Libby” Sullivan, former resident of the Roaring Fork Valley, died peacefully from complications related to cancer on Dec. 3, 2019, surrounded by family at her home in Napa, California. She was 70 years old.

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    Help The Sun rise in winter

    In this edition of The Sopris Sun, we announce our Fall/Winter 2019 fundraising campaign, as we finish celebrating our 10th year of providing news, views and other information about Carbondale, the town where we rose out of the ashes of the old Valley Journal to keep the idearead more →

  • Locations: News Published

    GarCo urges those with gastrointestinal illness to stay home

    A significant number of people experiencing norovirus-like illness in Mesa County prompted the recent closing of Mesa County Valley School District 51 schools. Garfield County Public Health has received calls from childcare centers and workplaces reporting individuals with similar symptoms. Public Health is monitoring the outbreak; and encourages… read more →

  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Obituary: Geraldine (Geri) R. Newell

    May 24, 1940 – Oct. 21, 2019

    Geraldine (Geri) Newell, a longtime Carbondale resident, entered her Father’s Kingdom on Monday Oct. 21, 2019.

    This incredible woman is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law Alaina and Bryan Briand; Michelle and Leonard Dunn and Tamiread more →

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    Obituary: Kimberley Christyne Morrow

    Jan. 30, 1973 – Oct. 2, 2019

    Kimberley Christyne Morrow joined her beloved Mother Lacinda Kay Sandberg-Morrow, and her most prized dog Echo on Oct. 2, 2019.

    After a long hard life, she was called to Heaven and relieved of all of her pain.read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    RFSD needs a leader like Jasmin Ramirez

    Dear Editor:

    Since I announced my US Senate candidacy, I have been traveling across our beautiful state of Colorado meeting & listening to many fantastic Coloradans. On one of my several trips to the Western Slope, I met Jasmin Ramirez who is running for the Roaring Fork School Board (RFSD),… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Our green grocer

    Dear Editor:

    What’s all this fuss about a plastic bag ban?

    All plastic isn’t evil, just like all cars aren’t. It’s only petroleum-based plastic that wads up into a black ball when burned and never goes away. Plastic made of soybean, rape,read more →