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.


Bluebird enthusiasts needed

The Division of Wildlife (DOW) and the Greater Arkansas River Nature Association (GARNA) are seeking volunteers this spring for weekly bluebird nest box monitoring.


Fire Hydrant Flush

The City of Salida Public Works Department and Water Treatment Plant will be doing a fire hydrant flush Tuesday April 5th and Wednesday April 6th.


Natural gas and fear tactics

Last week in the New York Times an article titled “Gas Wells Recycle Water, but Toxic Risks Persist” was yet another example of the Fear campaign to scare people about the dangers of natural gas production.

Health and Wellness

Yuko Marlow named TRAC STAR of the Year

The hospital’s TRAC STAR embodies the core values that guide employee performance: Teamwork, Recognition, Attitude, Customer Service, Safety, Talent, Accountability and Respect.


High Rollers Season Opener April 9th

After a year of preparation, the Ark Valley High Rollers (AVHR) are about to kick-off their first full season on Saturday, April 9th at the Chaffee County Fairgrounds.

April Fools

AOL to Acquire Salida Citizen

AOL to acquire the Salida Citizen in a recently announced deal. The purchase will strengthen AOL’s move into the aggregation-media market.

April Fools

Salida City Council Raises Property Taxes

In an emergency meeting on Thursday, the Salida City Council voted to raise City property tax rates by 33% plus an additional $0.32 yearly service fee on each of Salida’s approximately 2500 households.