Nancy Pfister http://aspenpublicradio.org en Mountain Edition - July 24th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/mountain-edition-july-24th-2014 <p>Good afternoon, and welcome to Mountain Edition.</p><p>You’ve probably noticed we’re in our summer pledge drive this week… so today we’re bringing you an update on the latest local news.</p><p>Like efforts to restrict drilling on the Thompson Divide… lots of business in the valley this summer... and what we know now about theories on who may have been involved in Nancy Pfister’s death.</p><p>Then we’ll hear some of our favorite stories over the last several months… One man says he’s the only Ute tribal member who lives in the Roaring Fork Valley.</p><p>And, we chat with a local rabbi considered one of the most inspiring in the country.</p><p>We’ll hear about one of the tough issues in the Roaring Fork Valley. Heroin overdoses have claimed several lives this year.</p><p>As for the pledge drive, thanks if you’ve already made a gift or renewed your membership. If not...it’s time.</p><p>Because nearly half of Aspen Public Radio’s funding comes from listeners like you. Please consider making a pledge, at whatever amount is comfortable.</p><p>Call us at 920- 9000 during regular business hours, or give anytime on the interwebs, that’s aspen public radio dot org.</p><p>We’ve got lots of good stories for you during this special pledge drive edition of Mountain Edition... starting now. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:29:54 +0000 Elise Thatcher & Marci Krivonen 22072 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Mountain Edition - July 24th, 2014 Two Arrest Affidavits Finally Released in Pfister Case http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/two-arrest-affidavits-finally-released-pfister-case <p class="p1">&nbsp;</p><p class="p1"><span class="s1">Judge Gail Nichols, in A</span>spen, has released some of the details in why law enforcement&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">originally arrested three people this spring in the death of Aspen native Nancy </span>Pfister<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. One of the three, William "Trey" Styler, confessed last month to murdering her in February. But questions continue about why Styler's wife, and a long time local, were also held for months without bail on murder charges.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:45:24 +0000 Elise Thatcher 21777 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Two Arrest Affidavits Finally Released in Pfister Case Audio: Carpenter's Lawyers Argue Innocence http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/audio-carpenters-lawyers-argue-innocence <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Court appointed lawyers for Kathy Carpenter strongly believe she is innocent in the case of Nancy Pfister’s death. On Friday, June </span><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">20</span><span style="font-size: 9px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: super; white-space: pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">, attorneys Greg Greer and Kathleen Lord</span><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"> held an unusual meeting with reporters. Greer said, “in thirty two years, I have not had a case like this.” You can hear audio of the meeting here</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 21:13:10 +0000 Elise Thatcher 20406 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Audio: Carpenter's Lawyers Argue Innocence More Questions Than Answers After Sentencing in Pfister Case http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/more-questions-answers-after-sentencing-pfister-case <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Last Friday saw a strange turn in the case of what happened to Aspen native Nancy </span>Pfister<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. One of the three defendants pled guilty in court and was sentenced. &nbsp;Murder charges were dropped against the third and last defendant, but she wasn’t completely cleared, and attorneys raised questions about what they say were major mistakes in the investigation.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 16:25:17 +0000 Elise Thatcher 20403 at http://aspenpublicradio.org More Questions Than Answers After Sentencing in Pfister Case Valley Roundup - June 20th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-june-20th-2014 <p>Welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the week’s top news stories in Aspen and beyond.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>There is a guilty plea today from William Styler in the murder of Aspen local Nancy Pfister.&nbsp; He will be sentenced to 20 years.&nbsp; Also all charges were dropped against Kathy Carpenter. We’ll hear the details from our Elise Thatcher.</p><p>Also joining us today are Carolyn Sackariason from the Aspen Daily News, Michael Miracle from Aspen Sojourner magazine and &nbsp;Andy Stone from the Aspen Times.&nbsp;</p><p>We’ll talk about the new real estate magnate in Aspen.&nbsp; His name is Mark Hunt and he gave an exclusive interview to the Aspen Daily News this week.&nbsp; Carolyn tells us about it.</p><p>Also the Pitkin County Commission responds to the big wedding and</p><p>On the Download we learn why Facebook has lost the hip.&nbsp; Teens are exiting in large numbers.</p><p>Its all on this week’s Valley Roundup.</p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 21:27:00 +0000 Roger Adams & Rob St. Mary 20340 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - June 20th, 2014