Can Colorado ‘lawfully’ grant a new water right to grow its marijuana?
If officials in Division 5 water court in Glenwood Springs rule it’s illegal to grant a water right to grow marijuana, it could shut down the pot industry in Colorado, an attorney for High Valley Farms, a Basalt-based marijuana growing facility, has told the court.
An increase in electric- and compressed-natural-gas vehicle fueling stations in the state could soon dispel what has become known as the “range anxiety” effect for Colorado drivers and lead to greater acceptance of the green modes of transportation, panelists told a large audience on Friday during the Mobility Fuels & Funding forum in Glenwood Springs.
George Newman on Sunday announced his intention to run for re-election as Pitkin County Commissioner from District 5. This would be his third and final term. District 5 spans roughly from Old Snowmass to Redstone to Meredith Full Story »
by Madeleine Osberger, Aspen Daily News Staff Writer
Monday, February 8, 2016
Intro to backcountry’ clinic gives the basics of backcountry travel
As alpine touring continues its rapid growth within the snow sports industry, a group of locals including ski guide Samantha Podhurst want to make sure a large segment of the population doesn’t get left behind.