Welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the top news stories in the valley in the past week.
This week - getting citizens behind urban planning. In Basalt, angry pro-development residents hammer town council.
In Aspen, the city tries citizen surveys to move on a lodging incentive package.
There is a big drug bust mid-valley with more arrest to come. And for the now legal drug, more marijuana grow operations approved in Missouri Heights.
Also this week Sam Wyly says he is bankrupt.
And on the Download with Rob St. Mary, a look at online election information.
Joining us this week are Curtis Wackerle, Managing Editor of the Aspen Daily News, Andy Stone, former editor of and now columnist for the Aspen Times and on the phone with us from Glenwood Springs, Randy Essex, Editor of the Glenwood Post Independent. Welcome.
On the show this week:
Mid-valley Drug Bust
More pot to grow in Missouri Heights
Basalt wrangles over its future look
Aspen asks what citizens think about growing the hotel base
Sam Wyly Bankruptcy
The Download with Rob St. Mary
Project Vote Smart
The Voting App