Technology http://aspenpublicradio.org en Valley Roundup - April 11th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-april-11th-2014 <p>Good afternoon and welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the week’s top news stories in Aspen and beyond. &nbsp;</p><p>Joining us today are Carolyn Sackariason from the Aspen Daily News and Andy Stone from the Aspen Times.</p><p>This week, the prosecution’s case against the accused in the Nancy Pfister murder moves closer to being unsealed.</p><p>Commercial Real Estate in downtown Aspen is moving and with it come the closure of the Ute City Restaurant and the sale of the building that’s home to the Aspen Daily News.</p><p>Also today keeping things behind closed doors…Aspen Valley Hospital calls off what some say was a stealth board of directors election</p><p>On the Download with Rob St. Mary malware and heartbleeds, from hospitals to Google searches it seems nothing is secure anymore.</p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:28:00 +0000 Roger Adams & Rob St. Mary 16907 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - April 11th, 2014 Valley Roundup - March 21st, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-march-21st-2014 <p>Good afternoon and welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the week’s top news stories in Aspen and beyond. &nbsp;</p><p>Joining us today are Carolyn Sakariason, from the Aspen Daily News , Michael Miracle of Aspen Sojourner magazine and Andy Stone from the Aspen Times.</p><p>This week saw the first court proceedings in the Nancy Pfister murder case.&nbsp; Much of the time was spent arguing over evidence and public statements from law enforcement.&nbsp;&nbsp; The concern is that media reports and rumors could make it impossible to find an impartial jury.&nbsp; A trial in the case is months if not years away.</p><p>Also this week, Hotel Aspen gets approved to grow itself.</p><p>And, in Snowmass the owners of base village go on the defensive over losing another proposed development.</p><p>We’ll discuss those stories and have The Download with Rob St. Mary.&nbsp; It’s coming up on today’s Valley Roundup.</p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 21:28:00 +0000 Roger Adams & Rob St. Mary 15887 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - March 21st, 2014 Valley Roundup - February 21st, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-february-21st-2014 <p>Good afternoon and welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the week’s top news stories in Aspen and beyond.</p><p>Carolyn Sackariason, from the Aspen Daily News and Andy Stone from the Aspen Times, join us today.</p><p>This week, the evolving story about relocating residents of the Pan and Fork trailer park in Basalt.&nbsp; Eight families remain and their communications with the town are deteriorating.</p><p>In Aspen, a proposed Habitat For Humanity project moves forward.&nbsp;</p><p>And following a bus crash last year, attorneys start digging into the safety record of the Roaring Fork Transit Authority.</p><p>Also today, we talk today with a senior political reporter at <em>Politico</em> about a meeting next week in Colorado of high-end Republican party donors.&nbsp; Organized by a supporter of gay marriage, these GOP donors want to reshape the direction of the party.</p><p>And, on the download with Rob St. Mary – How the web makes it easy to financially support public radio.</p><p>It's all on this week’s Valley Roundup.</p><p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 22:28:00 +0000 Roger Adams & Rob St. Mary 14618 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - February 21st, 2014 Valley Roundup - February 7th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-february-7th-2014 <p>Good afternoon and welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the week’s top news stories in Aspen and beyond.</p><p>The Aspen Times’ Andy Stone and Aspen Daily News’ Carolyn Sackariason join us this week to discuss:</p><p>The death of a friend; Stewart Oksenhorn chose this week to take his own life.</p><p>The snow that keeps on coming; the wet heavy kind.</p><p>Aspen goes after homeowners who rent out their place and don’t pay any lodging tax.</p><p>The TSA goes fast-track at Aspen Airport.</p><p>Casa Tua is off the hook for its big-pour to a local drunk.</p><p>And on the Download with Rob St. Mary – Tracking the local Sochi connection. Also, robots writing poetry; the horror, the horror.</p><p>Its all on this week’s Valley Roundup.</p><p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 22:29:00 +0000 Roger Adams & Rob St. Mary 13991 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - February 7th, 2014 Valley Roundup - January 24th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-january-24th-2014 <p>Good afternoon and welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the week’s top news stories in Aspen and beyond.</p><p>We are joined today by Carolyn Sackariason, Editor of the Aspen Daily News, Andy Stone, a columnist fro and former editor of the Aspen Times and Michael Miracle, Editor of Aspen Sojourner magazine.</p><p>The X Games are upon us and the word is that ESPN will continue them in Aspen for another five years.&nbsp; The games bring a younger crowd to town.&nbsp; Today we consider what Aspen looks like to a 20-something visitor.</p><p>Basalt is organizing a crowd-sourcing urban planning process.&nbsp; The town wants residents to look ahead and imagine a future town.</p><p>Aspen will soon have an empty art museum to repurpose and the ideas for the space are rolling in.&nbsp; The city wants a public service that will engage the community.</p><p>And on the Download with Rob St. Mary - Netflix could be ready to press subscribers into the battle over net neutrality.</p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 22:29:00 +0000 Roger Adams & Rob St. Mary 13307 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - January 24th, 2014