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HRRMC Holiday Craft Sale

The HRRMC Holiday Craft Sale will be held on Friday, November 12, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the second floor conference rooms of the hospital at 1000 Rush Drive in Salida.
Photography, art, jewelry, spa products and many more unique gift items created by Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center employees will be for sale. Fifteen percent of the proceeds benefit the HRRMC Foundation.
For more information, contact Mary Sawyer at 207-0870 or e-mail

Letter to the community regarding 3A

What is the essence of Salida, and how do we define success? Redefining who we are as people, and as a community, is sometimes achieved by powerful experiences and inspiring leadership.

Community Swim Meet

Come one, come all to the Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center for this community event!  This meet is appropriate for anyone who is at least 8 years old and capable of swimming one length of the pool non-stop.  A schedule of events will be available closer to the meet, but will include both short and longer distances.  Sign-ups for for specific events and warm-ups will begin at 8:00am: event will begin at 9:00am.  Cost is $5 for the entire event [...]

New Year’s Day 5K Run/Walk

Ring in the new year with a 5k run/walk! Runners, walkers….everyone is invited! It’s a late start for those who stayed up late the night before. Race cost is $10; participants can pre-register at the pool or register the morning of the race (beginning at 9am) at Riverside Park/Scout Hut. We will have light refreshments and hot chocolate after the race and a sparkling cider toast before we begin.  Contact the Salida Recreation Department at 539-5703 or at for [...]

Gratitude for Full Circle Restorative Justice

My family and I were repeated victims of vandalism. Like anyone would, I began to fear for my family’s safety. Angry, disgusted are only a fragment of the emotions we experienced during that time.