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Next steps for Brush Creek

Can The Corner at Brush Creek still be built with only 180 units? Gatesco developer Gary Gates thinks so — but only with numerous cost-saving modifications to his affordable housing development plan.

Bond forged between similar cities

Imagine a headwaters community in the midst of a high altitude environment and which serves as a tourist destination. Sound familiar? While those characteristics clearly define Gunnison, they’re also shared with Majkhali,

Visitors undeterred by camping closures

In 2016, the Gunnison Ranger District of the U.S. Forest Service implemented regulations on dispersed camping throughout the Gothic corridor, north of Crested Butte. However, each year since then, visitor

Brush Creek sketch plan OK’d

Gunnison County Commissioners this week ended a year-long process of exploring the feasibility of a controversial housing development near Crested Butte. The “sketch plan” phase of The Corner at Brush Creek has been approved with conditions.

Fire ban re-enacted for northern part of county

Following the rollback of fire restrictions by local and federal agencies last week, Gunnison’s Heidi Magnus decided to hit the road for the weekend, camping near Mill Creek.

Pitkin voter found guilty

The last of eight defendants accused of wrongfully voting in an April 2016 election in the Town of Pitkin, east of Gunnison, was found guilty in Gunnison County Court this week.

Controversy continues at Blue Mesa

It was an ordinary day on Blue Mesa Reservoir when Travis Snyder’s fish finder was suddenly monopolized by a school of trophy lake trout swimming in the depths of the

Outdoor industry focus of latest ICELab effort

Midway through its second year, the ICELab on the campus of Western State Colorado University continues to provide community work space and two programs to foster start-up businesses: an incubator