Gail Storey is the author of I Promise Not to Suffer: A Fool for Love Hikes the Pacific Crest Trail. Along with authors Karen Durica and Sue Baer, she will be reading at the Book Haven’s Dies Librorum on Tuesday, September 9 at 6pm. This is a potluck, so RSVP to The Book Haven at 719-539-9629 or email@example.com.
The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is 2,663 miles long, stretching from Mexico to Canada, and is considered one of the world’s great hiking [...]
The dust has cleared, the riders have sprinted away, and our local organizing committee is wrapping up our time as a host for the Monarch Mountain Stage Finish of the USA Pro Challenge. It was an incredible week of racing, and Chaffee County and Salida shone on national television like no other stage (literally…we were one of the only sunny stages!)
The incentive program is called 10-10-10. Gone to the Dogs will give adopters a free $10 Gift Certificate to be used within 10 days and GTTD will give back 10% of the total sale to AVHS. The goal of the program is to help adopters defray associated costs with new adoptions and to give money back to the shelter.
The Ark Valley High Rollers are hosting a pre bout Tailgate Party and Chili Cook-off competition at Elevation Beer Company (115 Pahlone Parkway Poncha Springs). The event will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday September 6th, immediately preceding the bout between Ark Valley High Rollers and Durango Roller Girls.
Perhaps your readers missed this. Earlier this summer, the Supreme Court handed down two decisions related to unconstitutional power grabs – one by the EPA; the other by the President.
Get involved with the CO League as a race weekend volunteer! The race series relies on volunteers to deliver a safe and quality race while supporting these student-athletes in their personal and team pursuits.
We have a lot of volunteer positions to choose from – there’s a position for everyone.
The free event runs from 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. with activities including a scavenger hunt, backcountry cooking demonstrations and presentations about wilderness etiquette. There will also be two “Walk for Wilderness” hikes; a 1-mile hike along the Nature Trail loop and a 2.5-mile Rock Creek Loop.
Our goal is to help our good friend Susan defray continuous and increasing medical expenses as she boldly continues her ongoing battle with Cancer.
The hospital’s goal is to open a center for breast health that is nationally accredited by the American College of Surgeons so that women in our region can receive state-of-the-art breast cancer detection and treatment services locally.
Again this year, riders who participate in Friday’s Chainless Bike Race, Saturday’s Banana Belt Mountain Bike Race and Sunday’s Monarch Crest Crank are eligible for the festival’s Triple Crown competition.
Although we will not choose a new president in this election, we will make important choices: a U.S. Senator, a U.S. Representative, the Colorado Governor and several other state-level officials, a Colorado Senator, and a Colorado Representative, to name a few.
Parked vehicles on the affected streets must be removed the night before (Tuesday, August 19) by 10:00 p.m. If vehicles are left on the course after 10:00 p.m. on August 19 they will be towed at owner’s expense.
The HRRMC Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center is expanding its practice to Leadville beginning Thursday, Aug. 21. Appointments are available with Karli Dimino, PA-C, two Thursdays per month at St. Vincent Hospital Outpatient Services, 822 W. 4th St.
Doctor Robert is performing on top of Monarch Pass for the finish of the 2014 USA Pro Cycling Challenge Wednesday, August 20th. The music will start following the finish of the race.
The City of Salida is delighted to welcome Christian Samora as the newly hired Deputy City Clerk. Samora’s first day with the City was Tuesday, August 12th.
The HRRMC Auxiliary is hosting a rummage sale and community cookout on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Salida Community Center, 305 F St., Salida. The rummage sale runs from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is followed by the cookout from 5 to 7 p.m.
Three physicians are relocating their offices from the HRRMC Medical Clinics on Highway 50 to the main campus at Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center, 1000 Rush Drive, Salida.
From the Sheriff's Office
A Houston, Texas man, the subject of a search that began late Saturday night and continued all day Sunday, was finally returned to safety early Sunday evening.
Benson’s Tavern will host a night of family fun on August 13th, featuring the Salida Circus. A special kid friendly menu will be available from 5 PM – 7 PM on the patio, with interactive entertainment and activities for the kids from Salida Circus’s acrobats, jugglers, and magicians.
Family & Youth Initiatives (FYI) will hold a Back To School BBQ on Thursday, August 14th at the Buena Vista Riverside Pavilion (East Main Street). Free hot dogs and hamburgers will be served from 6:00PM until 8:00PM or until supplies last.