drugs http://aspenpublicradio.org en Mountain Edition - March 27th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/mountain-edition-march-27th-2014 <p>A long-time local accused of murdering Aspen resident Nancy Pfister was in court on Wednesday. Kathy Carpenter is one of three arrested for the crime.</p><p>Voters in Basalt next week will elect three new Town Council members. We hear from business owners about what they want from the elected officials.</p><p>Across the nation the number of heroin and opiate overdoses is increasing...and, there’s an uptick in heroin use here in the Roaring Fork Valley.</p><p>We talk with two young men who have struggled with heroin addiction...they describe the pain of running out of the drug and the threat of overdose.</p><p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:29:30 +0000 Marci Krivonen & Elise Thatcher 16182 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Mountain Edition - March 27th, 2014 Valley Roundup - October 18th, 2013 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-october-18th-2013 <p>On the show today Carolyn Sackariason and Andy Stone join us to discuss the closing of Little Annie’s in Aspen.&nbsp; It’s one more landmark of Aspen’s funky days that will likely disappear.</p><p>Aspen Valley Hospital chooses a new CEO.&nbsp; In his job interview he named transparency as a high priority.</p><p>Also today, parking fees are set to go up in Aspen next year and a new book about Lance Armstrong blames him for the biggest sports conspiracy…ever.</p><p>And on the Download this week…the bumpy rollout of Obamacare’s tech side</p><p>Its all head on today’s Valley Roundup.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 21:28:00 +0000 Roger Adams & Rob St. Mary 9064 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - October 18th, 2013 Book Details Money Behind Armstrong Doping Machine http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/book-details-money-behind-armstrong-doping-machine <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A veritable avalanche of information has come out about cyclist Lance Armstrong doping during his career. The iconic athlete even confessed to it in an Oprah interview early this year. But the details keep coming, now in a book by two Wall Street Journal reporters. Vanessa O&rsquo;Connell and Reed </span>Albergotti<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> explore the financial underpinnings of how and why Armstrong cheated, in the book &ldquo;Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever.&rdquo; Armstrong is a part-time Aspen resident. Aspen Public Radio&rsquo;s Elise Thatcher recently spoke with O&rsquo;Connell and </span>Albergotti<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Elise Thatcher 8964 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Book Details Money Behind Armstrong Doping Machine