Voces Unidas executive director Alex Sanchez discusses the Latino-led advocacy group, their purpose in the tri-county area, and how they are helping the Latino population stay healthy and get vaccinated during the pandemic.
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies Naturalist Olivia Niosi talks about how she came to ACES, what she loves about our local nature, how to book a guided tour with her and why you should.
Another shipment of vaccines will be delivered and administered this week. The IMT chief of operations and COVID-19 testing and vaccine coordinator discuss what to expect, what phases will be eligible, and the logistics of getting the vaccination when your name is called.
Mental health is more important than ever during the pandemic. Through conversation, conversational energy practitioner Joshua Margolis brings conscious awareness so listeners can more easily experience their feelings and recognize the changes they’d love to see in their lives.
Aspen Valley Hospital physician assistant and member of the Pitkin County Vaccine Response team Amy Behrhorst discusses what phases are currently being administered vaccines, what to expect after receiving your first and second vaccinations and how it's not time to ignore the 5 rules of cont…
ACES continues to program its Naturalist Nights virtually. Coming up on February, 4th at 6pm, ACES and Wilderness Workshop will present an evening with US Forest Service Ecologist Lucretia Olson, PhD, who will discuss the Canada Lynx and how our winter recreation is impacting their ability t…
Pitkin County Public Information Officer for Covid Response Tracy Trulove discusses the public health order, moving from Red to Orange, and updates related to vaccinations, availability, distribution and more.
Aspen Valley Hospital Chief of Staff Dr. Catherine Bernard gives updates on current vaccine distribution and the 200 doses of Moderna expected to be administered this Friday at the Benedict Music tent from 10am to 2pm.
Local residents and owners of Meridian Jewelers Robin and Kenny Smith have created their own gift card matching program to support local restaurants. Their efforts have created a snowball effect with the Aspen Chamber Resort Association and others providing their support.
What kind of goggles and lenses are right for you? What if it's sunny or snowy or socked in? We sit down with our resident expert Danielle Barry from Eye Pieces of Snowmass to learn about the latest technology and how the right gear can make for a better day on the mountain.
The interim health director and Covid-19 testing and vaccine coordinator update us with where we are and where we are going with vaccinations in Pitkin County.
Aspen’s annual “toast to winter” will be celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Traditionally, the four-day celebration features on-mountain activities, concerts, a canine fashion show, a torchlight descent down Aspen Mountain followed by a bonfire and fireworks. This year’s Wintersköl …
Looking for fun and safe things to do during a pandemic? Snowmass has you covered! Check out everything there is to do in Snowmass (besides the more than 3,300 acres of terrain) such as ice skating, Luminescence, S’mores, alpine coaster, tubing and grab-and-go food from 30+ restaurants.
A day after a four-hour health board meeting during which officials elected to move Pitkin County into red-level COVID-19 restrictions, closing indoor dining beginning Sunday, January 17th. In this video, leaders from the Aspen restaurant industry respond in their own words.
"The one message I would give, hands down, to everyone in our community is: As we get vaccines, we're going to get them into your arm." -Gabriel Muething, Pitkin County IMT Operations Chief.
One hundred Pitkin County residents — who must be 70 years of age and older who pre-registered for the vaccine — will on Saturday be “randomly selected” for a vaccination appointment. Aspen Valley Hospital director of pharmacy John Anderson and head of employee health Amy Behrhorst discuss t…
The Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club will be holding their annual fundraiser, The Audi Ajax Cup, on December 30th. New Board President Chris Davenport talks about the organization and the upcoming event, which funds a large portion of AVSC's programming.
Vice President of Black Hills Energy Vance Cocker gives updates on the current gas outage, the time-table to fix it, what to expect and how to respond while the system is being repressurized.
The biggest night of the season for restaurants, New Year's Eve, is quickly approaching and the Aspen restaurant industry is preparing to provide the celebratory experience during a pandemic. CP Restaurant Group owner Samantha Cordts-Pearce talks about their plans as well as the latest addit…
Every year to celebrate the holiday season, the Aspen Chamber Resort Association hosts the 12 Days of Aspen. The 12 days are filled with holiday activities, from Santa on a horse drawn sleigh to gingerbread house making to free snacks, and Oliver Sharpe favorite. ACRA encourages everyone to …
On December 17th at noon, the first Pfizer vaccination in Pitkin County was given to Emergency Department Physician Dr. Greg Balko, administered by Amy Behrhorst, PA-C, Employee Health Practitioner at Aspen Valley Hospital.
The Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, after skipping 2020 due to the pandemic, announced that the 2021 event will take place in September. Moving the event from the beginning of summer to the fall will allow for more time to prepare and for the pandemic to subside.
ACRA and the Pitkin County COVID Alliance (including Snowmass Tourism, Basalt Chamber of Commerce, Aspen Skiing Company, City of Aspen & Pitkin County Public Health) have launched the SOS (Save our Season) campaign to get control of COVID-19 spread in our community before a traditionally…
Candidate Julie McCluskie discusses her platform with Aspen Daily News reporter Alycin Bektesh. For more interviews with candidates, visit: www.AspenDailyNews.com. For official updates and resources about how to vote, visit: www.PitkinVotes.com
Candidate Francie Jacober discusses her platform with Aspen Daily News reporter Alycin Bektesh. For more interviews with candidates, visit: http://www.AspenDailyNews.com. For official updates and resources about how to vote, visit: http://www.PitkinVotes.com
Candidate Chris Council discusses his platform with Aspen Daily News reporter Alycin Bektesh. For official updates and resources about how to vote, visit: www.PitkinVotes.com.
Candidate Steve Child discusses his platform with Aspen Daily News reporter Alycin Bektesh. For official updates and resources about how to vote, visit: www.PitkinVotes.com.
Co-director DJ Watkins discusses the release of the documentary on Hunter S. Thompson's campaign for Pitkin County Sheriff and the similarities between our town and country then and now.
The 5 Point Film Festival begins October 14th and runs through October 18th, featuring adventure films intended to “ignite positive change in our communities and our world.” Executive Director Regna Jones and filmmaker Michael Stevens preview this year’s virtual festival.
Emmy Award winning filmmaker Dennis Scholl discusses his film: Lifeline, a documentary on artist Clyfford Still. The film will be screened on the rooftop of the Aspen Art Museum on October 9th and 10th.
The Lift 1 Corridor applicants will be presenting final details in a series of upcoming meetings in front of Aspen's Planning & Zoning and Historic Preservation Commissions this fall and winter. Michael Brown, applicant for Lift One Lodge, updates us with their status of the project.
The Collective Snowmass is celebrating the end of a summer of safe and successful events with an end-of-season bash featuring music, food, and drinks.
Aspen Skiing Co. president and CEO Mike Kaplan talks about the recently released pass options, operations and COVID-19 strategies as the winter ski season nears.
"We will, all of us in this community, get tons of skiing in, more than enough this winter...assuming we can keep Covid under control for our health care workers, for ourselves, for our vulnerable, and all do our part." -Mike Kaplan, president & CEO, Aspen Skiing Co.
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