Chaffee County Undersheriff John Spezze today announced that he will be seeking the Republican nomination for county sheriff in 2014. Spezze was appointed to his post in 2011 by the current sheriff, Pete Palmer, who is not running for reelection next year.
Salida School District is pleased to announce that Ethan Coit has been selected as one of the 200 Semifinalists for the 2014 Boettcher Foundation Scholarship. With submissions from over 1,300 qualified seniors, this year’s applicant pool was intensely competitive, making the selection process incredibly difficult.
The class is titled “Small Business, Big Reach: Using Facebook to Enhance, Engage and Expand” with Lauren Swanson.
Please RSVP to http://salidacreates.com/event/creative-monday-social-media or call 530-0933 before 2pm on Monday, December 2nd.
Construction of the Tenderfoot Tower was completed Wednesday, November 13, and the tower will go live next week. New electrical service was pulled to the top of Tenderfoot Hill (“S” Mountain) to serve the new tower. Existing entities, including KHEN, Colorado Central Telecom and Starnet (formerly Ridgeviewtel) will migrate to the new tower in the coming weeks.
Meetings, music, and more.
Details have recently been released about free transportation to the Ark Valley Libation Society Taste of the Valley fundraiser at Mt. Princton Hot Springs Resort and Spa. An upscale sampling of local craft libations, foods and dancing will be the highlight of the event this Saturday, Nov. 16.
Dinner and libations will be served from 6 – 8 p.m.; Paa Kow’s By All Means Band headlines the after-party from 8 – 10 p.m. Expect high-energy Afro-fusion [...]
Our Salida High School competition cheer squad is hosting the Tri-Peaks League competition tonight at the High School at 5:30! Come support our team and see their hard work and dedication to their sport! And keep in mind…..Athletes lift weights but cheerleaders lift Athletes!
Bulbs can be dropped off at the store in the recycling box provided any time during regular store hours.
What do you think? Can we have a good discussion?
The Salida Council for the Arts, formerly Salida ArtWorks, is pleased to present a very special “Creative Mixer” at the SteamPlant Paquette Gallery on Thursday, November 14 starting at 5:30pm.
Salida Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, November 19th From 11:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
The U.S. Forest Service, Salida Ranger District will host an open house at their new office on Thursday, November 14, 2013 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
What’s happening this week down at the SteamPlant?
For the last thirteen years we’ve been going to F Street for Halloween—though in recent years we go to see our friend’s kids, and each year we wonder why it’s open to cars?
The Land Trust of the Upper Arkansas will be the recipient of Moonlight Pizza’s Moonlight Monday on Mon., Nov. 18.
Proceeds of Nov. 16 event at Mt. Princeton will also benefit AVLS, Johnson Family Fund
Spanish Happy Hour, Monarch Job Fair, Sondheim, Monty Python, Contra Dance, and more!
The film, “Into the Mind” was recently named film of the year for 2013 at the annual International Freeski Film Festival and features stunning cinematography and groundbreaking storytelling.
Sunday November 10th and Sunday November 17th
Ongoing work on local sidewalks will continue in November, weather permitting, with contractors removing concrete that has been uplifted by tree roots.