City Seeks Board and Commission Members

The City of Salida is seeking volunteers for the Planning Commission, Recreation Advisory Board and Board of Appeals. All active members of City boards and commissions are entitled to an individual pass to the Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center.


Non Violent Communication study group

NVC focuses our attention on what is “alive” in this moment; what you are feeling and the needs behind it, and what the other person is feeling and his/her needs; rather than focusing on judgement; who is right and who is wrong.


New Trail in Brown’s Canyon

Volunteers are needed to help construct a new trail into the Bureau of Land Management Browns Canyon Wilderness Study Area near Ruby Mountain on June 24-26, 2011.


High Rollers bring home a win

The Ark Valley High Rollers played in Denver this past weekend and walked away with 144 to 139 win over the High City Derby Divas of Aurora, CO.  It was a hard fought win that came down to the final jam of the game.  The High Rollers that are now 2-1 are heading to Greeley, CO to take on the June Cleavers on June 4th.

The next time you can catch the High Rollers in action at home is Thursday, June [...]


INTERVIEW: Grant Pound

Similar to TED or The Idea Festival, Artposium will be held in Salida on memorial Day Weekend. Grant is the Executive Director of The Art Ranch. This event represents the synergy between art and scientific disciplines that provides a new way of thinking on a variety of topics. It is open to the public.

Chaffee County

Rice arrested for Arson

The warrant stemmed from a four month long investigation of a structure fire at Rice’s residence (28295 CR 361 in Buena Vista) that occurred on January 5, 2011.

Siama on Personal Growth

Taking control of your life

If we want to grow a garden we know that it requires certain steps. It just does not happen by itself. Taking control of your life is very much like creating a garden.