Arts

Thursday nights Creative Mixer opens art show

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.

Local

Give Blood

Salida Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, November 19th From 11:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

Press Releases

FIBArk hosts ski film fundraiser on Thursday

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.

Letters

Hospital should manage EMS

Paul Jensen and Larry Kier advocate for the transfer of Chaffee County Emergency Medical Services operations to the Salida Hospital District/Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center.

Government

Voters select Dickson for mayor

Results for Salida’s mayor and council:

Jim Dickson (Mayor)
Hal Brown (Ward 1)
Eileen Rogers (Ward 2)
Melodee Hallet (Ward 3)

If you have any thoughts on the election, jump in. Remember, this is Citizen

State

Amendment 66 defeated

Amendment 66, the $950 million tax hike attached to school finance reform, went down to defeat Tuesday night.

Letters

The sky is the limit

It has been an honor and privilege to be Mayor of Salida, and I am proud to have held the job. So thank you!

Letters

More Salida budget questions

The city has scheduled approval of the 2014 budget for Tuesday, November 5. Council will take comments and objections, yet the approval resolution is already written and approval seems pre-ordained.