Stuff by Will Grandbois

  • Sections: Letters Published

    Save the aesthetics of the Crystal River Valley

    Dear Editor: I’m deeply concerned about the Open Space and Trails proposed trail through the Crystal River Valley. It has been my home for thirty years and I still thrill at its beauty as I drive Highway 133. read more →
  • Sections: News Published

    Before the cows come home

    Carbondalians love it in the fall when the cows come through town on their way from summer pastures on public land to their winter digs back on the ranch read more →
  • Sections: News Published

    Small plane crash in Gypsum, minor injuries reported

    Both the pilot and the passenger survived with minor injuries after single-engine plane made an emergency landing near Gypsum on Oct. 25 and ended up upside down in a field. read more →
  • Sections: Letters Published

    None of the above on Crystal Trail

    Dear Editor: Pitco OST has been soliciting opinion for months about the preferred alignment of the proposed bike path in the Crystal Valley. read more →
  • Sections: News Published

    Trustees talk trail, begin budgeting

    The Town of Carbondale is taking its opportunity to comment on the Crystal River Trail seriously — though it might be a while before everyone can agree on what exactly to say. A short public comment period kicked off the discussion at the trustee meeting Oct. 24, setting the tone and giving constituents another chance to be heard. Still, several speakers directly addressed a sense that Pitkin County Open Space and Trails wasn’t really listening. “It’s almost like this is manifest destiny — something that’s going to happen no matter what,” said Bill Argeros. read more →
  • Sections: News Published

    The rest is history

    What’s so special about the history of this place? It was an almost offensive question to pose to Beth White and Matt Annabel of the Mount Sopris Historical Society, particularly against the rugged backdrop of the Pour House. But with a much broader demographic than just history buffs weighing in on a million dollar historical fund for Garfield County in the 1A ballot question, however, it’s probably one worth asking. read more →
  • Sections: Columns Published

    A former wildlife officer’s perspective on the Crystal Trail

    I see through the local papers that the proposed Crystal Valley trail is still being considered for placement on the east side of the Crystal River. This controversial placement has been discussed and rejected by the public, local governments, local environmental organizations and the state Colorado Parks and Wildlife Division (CPW). read more →
  • Sections: Letters Published

    Crystal Trail benefits outweigh the risks

    Dear Editor: As a Redstone resident and member of the Crystal River Caucus, I respect Delia Malone’s scientific credentials, viewpoints and passion, and share her concerns about the welfare of wildlife and vegetation in our valley. read more →
  • Sections: Letters Published

    Divest Wells Fargo

    Dear Editor: Garfield County and the Town of Carbondale bank with Wells Fargo. read more →
  • Sections: Letters Published

    Crystal Trail has potential

    Dear Editor: One of my favorite things to do is to ride a bicycle through beautiful places. read more →