The Crested Butte Ski Area is famous for having the first extreme skiing within ski area boundaries in the United States. It was not always that way. The ski area

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Great Influenza. Often referred to as the “Spanish Flu” because early cases were in Spain, the first documented cases were in rural

In 1957, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered a speech in Montgomery, Ala., in which he posed a simple, but “most persistent and urgent” question: “What are you doing for others?”

As federal lawmakers wrestle with immigration reform, the story of a Gunnison man may offer insight into the struggles that those from abroad often face in moving to the United

With the new year comes new goals for many Gunnison Valley residents and organizations alike. However, focusing on the future often reqires recognizing past accomplishments. Cassidy Tawse-Garcia, the new executive

Much of Chris Mayfield’s success can be attributed to his ability to access the absurd and attach a deeper meaning. So it seems fitting that Mayfield’s musical musings began by

(Editor’s note: This article is part of a series focused on the state of agriculture in the Gunnison Valley which will appear periodically.) After he was raised on a ranch

The icy wind brushing across your face. The smell of the great outdoors. And, of course, not having to skate in circles on a small rink. These are just some

For community members Kyle and Jessica Thomas, who recently returned to the Gunnison Valley, spiritual connection and a sense of community are vitally important. Because they have no children, the