Valley Roundup - October 18th, 2013

Oct 18, 2013

On the show today Carolyn Sackariason and Andy Stone join us to discuss the closing of Little Annie’s in Aspen.  It’s one more landmark of Aspen’s funky days that will likely disappear.

Aspen Valley Hospital chooses a new CEO.  In his job interview he named transparency as a high priority.

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.

And on the Download this week…the bumpy rollout of Obamacare’s tech side

Its all head on today’s Valley Roundup.

Little Annie’s in Aspen closes. 

From the Aspen Daily News:

http://www.aspendailynews.com/section/home/159805

From the Aspen Times:

http://www.aspentimes.com/news/8528246-113/annie-aspen-building-restaurant

http://www.aspentimes.com/opinion/8523467-113/annie-aspen-institution-among

Aspen parking fees to go up next year.

From the Aspen Daily News:

http://www.aspendailynews.com/section/home/159823

Aspen Valley Hospital chooses a new CEO. 

From the Aspen Daily News:

http://www.aspendailynews.com/section/home/159799

From the Aspen Times:

http://www.aspentimes.com/opinion/8547935-113/hospital-bonk-aspen-board

A new book about Lance Armstrong blames him for the biggest sports conspiracy…ever.

From Aspen Public radio News:

http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/book-details-money-behind-armstrong-doping-machine

Interview on Climate Change in the Media.

Mark Reynolds – Executive Director of Citizens Climate Lobby:

http://citizensclimatelobby.org/

Auden Schendler – VP of Sustainability for the Aspen Sking Company:

http://www.aspensnowmass.com/we-are-different/our-environmental-commitment/towards-sustainability

LA Times Editorial Policy on Climate Change Denial Letters:

http://www.latimes.com/opinion/opinion-la/la-ol-climate-change-letters-20131008,0,871615.story

The Download with Rob St. Mary

Aspen Spin - “Aspen: Out with the old, in with the new”:

http://www.aspenspin.com/journal/2013/10/17/aspen-out-with-the-old-in-with-the-new.html

Mars vs. "Obamacare":

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2465661/More-takers-way-trip-Mars-Obamacare-state-spending-12-000-far-attract-new-insurance-customer-Is-worst-launch-ever.html

Facebook changes privacy settlings for teens:

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/17/technology/facebook-changes-privacy-policy-for-teenagers.html?_r=0

NPR Story on easy access to personal information:

http://cironline.org/reports/easily-obtained-subpoenas-turn-your-personal-information-against-you-5104

Big tech firm, not so big pay checks:

http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-57608094-93/apple-google-facebook-dont-pay-the-highest-engineer-salary/

The "clickbait" headline generator:

http://blog.newswhip.com/index.php/2013/09/the-clickbait-headline-generator