Heritage

An evening with Ed Quillen

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.

City

City of Salida Public Works Street Sweeping Program

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:

TUESDAY:
E STREET
F STREET
G STREET

FRIDAY:
FIRST STREET
SECOND STREET
THIRD STREET
SACKETT STREET

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 [...]

Health and Wellness

Make your health a priority by biking to work

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.

Recreation

High rollers a success on and off the track

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

Announcements

Award-winning documentary Bag It comes to Salida

Chaffee Citizens for Sustainability, Greater Arkansas River Nature Association and Central Colorado Foodshed Alliance are co-hosting a screening of the documentary Bag It

Announcements

Attracting mountain bluebirds

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

Siama on Personal Growth

Moving and Changing

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.

Health and Wellness

Women’s health physical therapy open house

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.