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July 21, 2016 — Tour De Farms Bicycle Ride Mount Sopris Conservation District is hosting the Tour De Farms again this year in the New Castle/Silt area on Saturday, Aug. 13. Tour De Farms is a 21-mile bike ride that highlights what is unique, healthy and homegrown in our […]

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Community Briefs

July 21, 2016 — Wine, Cheese, and Book Tasting The Carbondale Branch Library is partnering with Sopris Liquor & Wine and Avalanche Cheese Co. for a free tasting as part of the adult summer reading program at 6 p.m. Friday, July 22. There will be lots of delicious wine, […]

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Community Briefs

July 20, 2016 — Bicycle Maintenance Clinic Join us on the Glenwood Springs Branch Library plaza to learn maintenance tips while on a ride: what tools to bring, how to fix-a-flat, when and what to lube, general maintenance questions, safety, and more. Presented by technicians from Sunlight Ski and […]

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Memories & Milestones

July 20, 2016 — Daughter for the Fawsons Cassi Boe and Richard Fawson of Silt are excited to announce the birth of their daughter, Neighomi Isabella Fawson. Neighomi arrived at 11:44 a.m. Friday, June 24, 2016, at Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs. She weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, […]

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Community Briefs

July 20, 2016 — Wine, Cheese, and Book Tasting The Carbondale Branch Library is partnering with Sopris Liquor & Wine and Avalanche Cheese Co. for a free tasting as part of the adult summer reading program at 6 p.m. Friday, July 22. There will be lots of delicious wine, […]

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Education Briefs

July 17, 2016 — Casey Hynes named a Collegiate Academic All-Star by USA Cycling Casey Hynes, of Glenwood Springs, was named to USA Cycling’s Collegiate Academic All-Star’s Spring 2016 class. Hynes’ major is Elementary Education. The Spring 2016 class of riders is composed of 53 riders from schools across […]

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Community Briefs

July 17, 2016 — Amendment 69 town hall meeting The board of directors of the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association opposes Amendment 69. The GSCRA and Treasurer Walker Stapleton present a town hall meeting to discuss the dangers of Amendment 69 at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 18, Glenwood Springs […]

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Community Briefs

July 14, 2016 — Relay For Life of Rifle Area The American Cancer Society is hosting the Relay For Life of the Rifle Area in an effort to raise awareness and funding for anyone effected by cancer. Registration can be completed at http://relay.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY16GW?fr_id=75246&pg=entry or at the event beginning at […]

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Memories & Milestones

July 14, 2016 — Elks raise money for scholarships Elks Lodge 2286 in Glenwood Springs sold Italian sausage and burgers during Strawberry Days, raising $5,300 for local scholarships. The fundraiser was supported by local businesses including Amerigas. Annually the Lodge awards $16,000 in scholarships to seniors from local high […]

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Community Briefs

July 12, 2016 — Relay For Life of Rifle Area The American Cancer Society is hosting the Relay For Life of the Rifle Area in an effort to raise awareness and funding for anyone effected by cancer. Registration can be completed at http://relay.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY16GW?fr_id=75246&pg=entry or at the event beginning at […]

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Community Briefs

July 12, 2016 — Relay For Life of Rifle Area The American Cancer Society is hosting the Relay For Life of the Rifle Area in an effort to raise awareness and funding for anyone effected by cancer. Registration can be completed at http://relay.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY16GW?fr_id=75246&pg=entry or at the event beginning at […]

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Community Briefs

July 12, 2016 — Relay For Life of Rifle Area The American Cancer Society is hosting the Relay For Life of the Rifle Area in an effort to raise awareness and funding for anyone effected by cancer. Registration can be completed at http://relay.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY16GW?fr_id=75246&pg=entry or at the event beginning at […]

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Readers Say Thanks

July 12, 2016 — Booster Club says thanks The Coal Ridge High School Booster Club would like to thank its amazing business sponsors from the 2015-2016 school year. Their generous support is greatly appreciated. Sponsors include: A1 Traffic Control, Rocky Mountain Audiology, Climate Control, Higgy Investments/Subway, Steve’s Painting & […]

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Community Briefs

July 10, 2016 — Free legal clinic at Basalt Regional Library A free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney, will be featured from 3:30-5 p.m. Monday, July 11, at Basalt Regional Library, 14 Midland Ave. By computer link, volunteer attorneys will answer questions, help fill out forms, […]

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Education Briefs

July 7, 2016 — CMC offers hands-on science exploration workshops for children, parents Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs is offering one more in a series of workshops that open up a venue for children (fourth grade and above) and their parents to explore science together. Workshops will meet […]

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Community Briefs

July 4, 2016 — Survey of older adults The Northwest Colorado Council of Governments is planning for the needs of older adults in the community by anonymously surveying individuals 60 years and older. Surveys have been mailed at random. Those who receive a survey in the mail are encouraged […]

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Community Briefs

July 3, 2016 — Libraries Closed for Independence Day All six branches of the Garfield County Libraries will be closed Monday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. The libraries will resume normal hours at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 5. Patrons can still browse and request books, movies and […]

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Education Briefs

July 3, 2016 — Wilfredo Salamanca honored at Buena Vista University Wilfredo Salamanca, a junior accounting major from El Jebel, was recently honored at Buena Vista University’s student recognition event. Salamanca received the Stief Award, established by former superintendent of the physical plant and maintenance, Willard Stief, by his […]

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Community Briefs

June 30, 2016 — Dr. David Eberhardt retirement celebration Dr. David Eberhardt, a valley optometrist who has practiced in the valley for 40 years, is retiring in July. Friends and patients are invited to celebrate the start of his next phase at a reception at the Carbondale 20/20 EyeCare […]

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Memories & Milestones

June 30, 2016 — Guengeriches celebrate 50th anniversary Vernard E. and Florence W. (Brubacher) Guengerich will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at Holdeman Mennonite Church near Wakarusa, Indiana. They were married July 16, 1966, at Glenwood Mennonite Church in Glenwood Springs by Samuel Janzen. Their children (and grandchildren) are: […]

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