Stuff by Will Grandbois

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    Byars brings water, health to the commissioner conversation

    Katrina Byars has been busy since she was forced to step down from the Carbondale Board of Trustees due to a housing situation in 2017. 

    She spent the first six months in Glenwood Springs, putting together a nonprofit dedicated to sustainability. 

    “Its mission isread more →

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    Locals step up to virus challenges

    The Bonedale community has come together to weather the Covid-19 crisis.
    It’s quiet in town absent the parking spot search, delicious smells wafting from restaurants all along Main Street and sweet sounds from music venues.

    This is the new Carbondale —read more →

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    Wearing many hats at Green is the New Black

    Update: Green is the New Black has been delayed until November. 

    Josie Castaldo sees herself as a communal artist, not an individual one.

    As such, Carbondale’s quirky fashion extravaganza is a perfect chance for her to get creative.

    “I have this really

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    Meet the candidates for Carbondale Police Chief

    One of these men will take over from longtime Chief Gene Schilling in the fall after having a chance to spend the summer working with the current leadership.

    The public will have its first opportunity to connect with them in person in an open house  from 6… read more →

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    'Streaming Steve's' fundraiser seeks to share the music

    Steve Standiford wishes he had high-definition video of Trampled by Turtles or Lake Street Dive playing his little room in downtown Carbondale.

    If the 70,000 YouTube views a standard-definition Youtube video of Mandolin Orange’s set at Steve’s Guitars — plus hundreds of new newsletter subscribersread more →

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    Four finalists in running for C'dale Police Chief

    he Town of Carbondale has narrowed down more than 20 qualified applicants for its top law enforcement position.

    Four men are still in the running to replace longtime Chief Gene Schilling, who retires at the end of September. The community will have a chance toread more →

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    ‘Hope for the Flowers’ has deep, sustainable roots

    A parable for the ages

    When Stage of Life Theatre Director Jennifer Johnson set out to adapt “Hope for the Flowers,” she wasn’t sure she’d be able to get permission from author Trina Paulus. After all, the 88-year-old had written just the one book back in the 70s,… read more →

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    Trustees dig down the rabbit hole

    Rabbits are not chickens — and that’s about the only consensus reached on the subject at the Feb. 25 town council meeting.

    The board was asked to reconsider the Town’s rabbit policy by rabbit farmer Matt Kennedy last year, and Trustee Erica Sparhawk accepted the task of drafting… read more →

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    Continuing Curtis’s legacy

    John Graybill chokes up a bit when he talks about Chief Henry Red Cloud.

    Addressing a small crowd at Valley Fine Arts in Aspen on Feb. 15, the Buena Vista resident recalled his meeting with the great-great grandson of the original Red Cloud, who Graybill’s ownread more →

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    Heritage Park is much more than a nursing home

    Just like its residents, Heritage Park Care Center wears its age well. A quiet presence on the end of Village Road since 1987, it has only become more essential as the town has grown around it and other senior care facilities have sprung up,

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