To honor its commitment to Salida youth, First Presbyterian Church will partner with Salida Middle School to host a special SLICE (Supporting Learning in the Classroom Environment) pizza bash on Thursday, February 19th.
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The school board authorized Superintendent Rouse to pursue negotiations with Crest Academy about merging with the school district.
The state legislature must focus on the real effects cuts will have on families and businesses, on long-term economic competitiveness and on our future prosperity and opportunity, The Bell Policy Center argues.
Resources for visitors (and locals) and their four-legged friends.
The Citizen continues to evolve with a new issues section called PULSE.
Nestlé Waters seeks to extract more 65 million gallons of water annually from Chaffee County, trucking it to Denver to be bottled and sold.
The Chaffee County Planning Commission will be holding work sessions and hearings to discuss the Nestlé Waters Special Land Use Permit Application and 1041 application.
Sen. Ken Salazar describes a new law requiring the federal government to pay its fair share to counties that have federal land in their jurisdictions.
The Pulse asks local elected officials, business owners and concerned citizens questions about local and regional affairs.
Contact and general information about Salida schools
Ask anything you’d like about local issues and we’ll try to get it answered for you!
The Ark-Valley Humane Society is a non-profit animal shelter serving Chaffee County.
I am a board-certified family physician unable to actively practice because of effects of bilateral breast cancer radiation on my immune system. When dealing with Los Alamos National Lab’s self-insured United Healthcare administered program, I was evaded throughout the appeal process until arbitration to pay for services that Medicare would have covered to determine the appropriate treatment for my breast cancer.
Local school district achievement results are the best in the state.
Salida R-32-J School Board and Salida Education Association are grateful to the community for passing ballot issue 3A – a mill levy override that will increase salaries by 15% for all staff and address some one time educational and facility needs.
The Chaffee County Board of Commissioners is accepting letters of interest from persons who want to serve on the Chaffee County Planning Commission.
The SMS 5th grade classes write to thank the many contributors to our Alternative Energy Field Trip.
Don Jackson, owner of Salida Super 8 offers his perspective on 2B on the day of the scheduled vote to set the rate at which the ballot initiative will be enacted.
[The pool] was a decisive factor in our decision to relocate here last February. The warm waters provided excellent exercise and therapy as well as a place to meet new friends. The staff and other swimmers welcomed us into Salida with smiles as warm as the waters.
For those who are not aware of some things that have happened in Salida during this election campaign, maybe you should. I have stayed silent up to this point but after the incident at the football game Friday, I refuse to remain so any longer.