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2019-2020
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Stories from Aspen High School
Roy West, the multifaceted sports fan bus driver of ASD
Features

Chloe Brettmann | February 21, 2019

Recognizable by his white cowboy hat, Roy West is one of the many school bus drivers at ASD. Like all non-native Aspenites, West took a unique path to the Roaring Fork Valley before eventually becoming…

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Bad Ideas have never seemed so good
Arts & Entertainment

Aja Schiller | February 13, 2019

Tessa Violet is a 28-year-old Indie-pop singer who has been hyping up her new song, “Bad Ideas”, for the past year and finally released the song on November 30. The release of the song was accompanied…

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An inside look at homelessness in Aspen
Features

Katelyn O'Callaghan | February 6, 2019

The room was filled to the brim. People sat on old couches packed together like cans of sardines. Some were slumped over softly snoring as others carried out animated conversations. The House manager burst…

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After Pittsburgh massacre, Aspen’s houses of worship consider adding more security
News

Sophie Schlosser | December 27, 2018

Under the Chabad Jewish Community Center’s stately chandeliers and white vaulted ceiling, a standing-room-only crowd of Jewish and non-Jewish mourners gathered in remembrance of the Pittsburgh massacre…

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Amanda Trendell: a backstory
Sports

Kaelyn Kroeger | December 5, 2018

One of the most beloved staff members in the Aspen High School has worked here for less than a year. Since starting work at AHS, Athletics Department Administrative Assistant Amanda Trendell has been appreciated…

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Field Day and fall sports
Sports

Maeve McGuire | December 3, 2018

On a typical school day, the sleepy, overworked students of AHS wander the chilly hallways lethargically, wearing the same sweatshirt from the day before and longing to climb back in bed. However, one…

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AHS’ New Music Program
Features

Kaelyn Kroeger | October 17, 2018

Music improves overall well-being: mood, stress reduction, and even memory enhancement. This year, AHS has made some tremendous additions to their music program.

As schools around the country are refining…

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Bouncing back from season two
Sports

Katelyn O'Callaghan | October 12, 2018

For the past three years, lunchtime ping pong, formally known as the Aspen High School Table Tennis Federation, has been an ongoing lunchtime activity at AHS. All teachers can compete for the ultimate…

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It’s all about family at Aspen’s newest, community-inspired coffee shop
Features

Taylor Pattillo | October 1, 2018

Local Coffee, located next to Mezzaluna, has been open for only 8 months but has already made its mark on the local breakfast scene. With a locally inspired menu, and constant changes to bring in new customers,…

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