Did you ever wonder how the rivalry started between the north and south ends of Chaffee County? It wasn’t without a fight that Granite gave up the county records to Buena Vista in 1880 and bad feeling erupted again 1928 when voters approved moving the records to the new County Seat in Salida.
The Salida Ranger District of the San Isabel National Forest is offering their 4th annual 2 day trail symposium on May 20 – 21 at the Boy Scout Hut
Study finds that one percent of U.S. electricity is used to grow Marijuana.
This annual event takes place every spring! Join your community on May 21
THE STREET-SWEEPING PROGRAM IN THE DOWNTOWN AREA WILL START ON MAY 1, 2011. THIS PROGRAM WILL CONTINUE UNTIL NOVEMBER 30, 2011. THE DOWNTOWN AREA IS SWEPT FROM 4:00 AM UNTIL 6:00 AM.
THE STREET SWEEPING SCHEDULE IS AS FOLLOWS:
THE PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT WOULD LIKE TO THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR THE REMOVAL OF VEHICLES FROM THESE STREETS DURING THESE DAYS AND TIMES, IN ORDER THAT WE MAY EFFICIENTLY [...]
What makes a home owner successful? Attend a free Homebuyer Education Class right here in Salida, this Saturday 4/23/11.
Support AADA by donating your old cell phones-helping couldn’t get any easier!
May is National Bike Month, and Friday, May 20, marks Chaffee County’s second annual Bike to Work Day. It celebrates bicycling as a healthy, fun and viable form of everyday transportation.
If you thought the Ark Valley High Rollers (AVHR) were just a bunch of girls who knock each other around on skates, you might be surprised to find out what else they are up to off the track
Please join the FIBArk board downtown on Saturday, May 21st for the annual Cruiser Criterium to support FREE music during FIBArk.
Chaffee Citizens for Sustainability, Greater Arkansas River Nature Association and Central Colorado Foodshed Alliance are co-hosting a screening of the documentary Bag It
Join us in working towards our goal to raise $5,000 and attract 50 new and 50 renewing members.
The USA Pro Cycling Challenge is expected to be the largest spectator event in Colorado history and one of the largest sporting events to ever take place in the United States.
Orthopedic surgeon Drew D. Ritter, M.D. will discuss a state-of-the-art surgical technique for total knee replacement on Friday, April 22, at 6:00 p.m.
A free program will be held on Thursday, April 21 at 7:00 p.m. at the Salida Café community room for individuals who want to learn more about Mountain Bluebird
Even though we may look forward to and be excited about the change, it does not necessarily mean that it will be easy. You can always count on the unexpected happening.
For 2011, the Alliance Against Domestic Abuse (AADA) is working to put on a bigger and better Monarch Crest Crank (MCC) event on August 21.
We have decided to publish a community cookbook filled with the best recipes from cooks in our community, and we need your favorite recipes!
Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center is hosting an open house at its Buena Vista clinic, 713 East Main Street, on Thursday, April 14, from noon to 1:30 p.m. Sarah Hudelson, DPT, will talk about HRRMC’s Women’s Health Physical Therapy program.
The chapter, based in Salida and Buena Vista, proposes to conduct assessment and stakeholders meetings for the South Arkansas River to create a plan for conservation and restoration of the entire river corridor.