Wednesday, October 23, 2019

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Meet the candIdates for the crested butte town council

For those who can vote, you should receive your mail ballots by this week. You have until November 1 to get them back to Gunnison County to be counted. And a big reminder, the Crested Butte News Candidate’s Forum will take place Thursday, October 20 starting at 6:30 at the Center for the Arts. It is your chance to ask questions of the candidates. Be there and ask whatever you want….
—Mark Reaman
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Meet the candIdates for the Crested Butte Town Council

The election is drawing near. Ballots will begin going out next week. They must be mailed or returned to the county by November 1. The Crested Butte News Candidate’s Forum will be held Thursday, October 20 starting at 6:30 p.m at the Center for the Arts. If you have a question for the candidates, send it to editorial@crestedbuttenews.com.
—Mark Reaman
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Mountain businesses talk shop with the town

“July is busy enough as it is”

Nearly six months ago, members of the Mt. Crested Butte business community and the Town Council met to discuss how they could work together. One of the messages sent by the business community was that events are critical to drawing people to the mountain. Read More »

Resort unveils comprehensive master plan

A new version of Snodgrass, a long-term vision for the future

It’s been four years since Tim and Diane Mueller took the helm of Crested Butte Mountain Resort, bringing with them a determination to create a successful ski area and a vision of what the resort needs to do to get there.

 

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Avalanche claims life of Crested Butte man

Search and rescue attempt takes three days in dangerous terrain

The body of Crested Butte resident Mike Bowen was discovered underneath avalanche debris on Saturday, December 20, following a three-day search and rescue operation.

 

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Keeping the dream alive in a growing resort community

Jackson Hole resident shares insight on sustaining the Golden Goose

The world’s population is growing at an exponential rate. In the last 50 years the population increased by more than three and a half billion, adding more people to the planet than the entire population of the last 2,000 years. Read More »

Town council briefs

Crested Butte budget lessons begin
It was Budget Class 101 for the Crested Butte Town Council last Monday evening as it began the process of gathering information and allocating money from the town coffers for 2009. Read More »

Crested Butte named in Outside’s top 20 towns

Magazine honors progressive communities

With the wildflowers blooming and glorious summer days in full tilt, Crested Butte residents may find themselves musing that this is among the best places to live in the nation.

 

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Town to hold meeting to hear citizens views on Snodgrass

Catching up on the basics of CBMR’s Snodgrass plan

With Crested Butte calling on residents to express their views on plans by Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) to expand lift-assisted skiing onto neighboring Snodgrass Mountain, it may be time for a review. Read More »

Ski resort discusses economic impact of Snodgrass proposal

CBMR public forums forthcoming
With community opposition still present and delays with the geological study of the mountain, Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) consultant John Norton made an economic case for expansion onto Snodgrass Mountain during a Crested Butte Town Council work session on Monday, October 22

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