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  • Blogs

    March 22, 2013

    Jeff Walker, missing skier: Gun found with body suggests he committed suicide

    Update: Yesterday, we reported that a body was found in an out-of-bounds area of Aspen Highlands and is presumed to be Jeff Walker, a skier who'd been missing since March 7; see our previous coverage below. As if this news wasn't heartbreaking enough for Walker's friends, family members and loved o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2013

    Natalie Egleston skiing death: No charges in collision that took her life on Aspen Mountain

    Earlier this month, we told you about the skiing accident that took the life of Natalie Egleston, a Philadelphia-based executive, during a visit to Aspen Mountain. She was struck by another skier, subsequently identified as Virginia Chen, age 53. The district attorney with jurisdiction in Aspen inv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    Only lottery winners can cover Charlie Sheen hearing

    Want to see this face? The odds are against you.​If you're a reporter who thinks covering Charlie Sheen's court appearance in Aspen on January 20 will be like winning the lottery, you're right. It'll be exactly like winning the lottery. The Aspen Police Department has determined that the memb ... More >>

  • News

    August 17, 2000

    Can't Buy a Thrill

    Aspen's bizarre crime spree sent some of its favorite sons to prison -- and left the town wondering what went wrong.

  • News

    March 18, 1999

    Wise Gal

    Anne Slemmons took Michael Wise's money and ran for the border.