rodeo

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    Riding into the wreck

    Photos and text by Paula Mayer

    Sopris Sun Contributor

    It was the summer of 2019 and I was sitting in the grandstand at Gus Darien Arena. The first round of ranch bronc riding was underway. A bronc came flying out of the bucking chuteread more →

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    Un día más para José Cano

    Por Paula Mayer

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    Cada jueves por la noche en el Carbondale Wild West Rodeo, la monta de toros es el evento final. ¿Por qué nos gusta ver a los valientes atletas montar 1,500 libras de agresividad? Por la misma razón por la que… read more →

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    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - July 1, 2021

    Libraries closure

    All Garfield County libraries will be closed on Monday, July 5, in observance of Independence Day. You can still browse and request books and other materials online.

    Mountain Fair buzz

    Carbondale Arts is ramping up for the 50th Carbondale Mountainread more →

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    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - June 10, 2021

    What a gas

    The Roaring Fork Valley Co-Op is celebrating having delivered one million gallons of propane in the current fiscal year, which began Aug. 1. Having first opened in Basalt in 1950, the Co-Op has been in the bulk fuel delivery business for decades. Inread more →

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    ¡Vámonos al rodeo!

    Por Paula Mayer

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    “Padre celestial, en este momento hacemos una pausa, conscientes de las muchas bendiciones que nos has concedido. Te pedimos, Señor, que estés con nosotros en esta arena de la vida. Nosotros, como vaqueros, no pedimos favores especiales…” La últimaread more →

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    Let's rodeo!

    By Paula Mayer

    Sopris Sun Correspondent

    “Our heavenly Father, we pause at this time, mindful of the many blessings you have bestowed upon us. We ask, Lord, that you be with us in this arena of life. We as cowboys do not ask forread more →

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    The show must go on

    Social distancing hit just in time to postpone (and ultimately cancel) the Green is the New Black Fashion Extravaganza. At the time, it seemed safe to schedule events for autumn, and 5Point opted to change the date as well. But as it became clear that restrictions would be with us… read more →