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March 22, 2017 — Literacy Outreach seeks volunteers Literacy Outreach seeks volunteers to tutor adults learning basic literacy skills. Some struggle to read and write. Some struggle to improve their oral English skills. No special skills are required. You do not need to speak a foreign language. If you […]

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Readers Say Thanks

March 21, 2017 — Ag Expo a success The Garfield County CSU Extension and the Bookcliff, Mount Sopris & South Side Conservation Districts would like to thank the 275 people that came out for our first Ag Expo on Feb. 4 at the Garfield County Fairgrounds. The Expo included […]

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March 21, 2017 — Nutrition-Made-Personal Series: Can't Breathe? Kick-start a Personal Program to Manage Allergies The latest in the Nutrition-Made-Personal Series, "Can't Breathe? Kick-start a Personal Program to Manage Allergies," will be presented at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 27, in the Third Street Center Calaway Room in Carbondale. Integrative […]

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Memories & Milestones

March 21, 2017 — Newton earns fifth degree black belt Ken Newton, center, stands with instructor Master Brian Mable, right, and Master Monte Bledsoe, of Overton, Nevada, after successfully taking his test earning his fifth degree black belt. The test was part of the Western Tang Soo Do Federation's […]

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March 20, 2017 — Interactive movie: The Princess Bride Enjoy "The Princess Bride" like never before. Join us at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 25, at the Carbondale Branch Library to say your favorite lines along with the characters, blow bubbles, fence with your imaginary sword and more. Props, instructions […]

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March 14, 2017 — Kaup hosts 'Meet the Candidate' event Wednesday Glenwood Springs City Council candidate Shelley Kaup invites city voters to attend a "Meet the Candidate" event. It's set for 4-6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, in the back dining room at the Glenwood Canyon Brewing Co., 402 […]

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Memories & Milestones

March 14, 2017 — Pack 221 cleans up at Klondike After setting a world record food drive in November, the New Castle Cub Scouts, Pack 221, just completed a Western Slope winter Klondike race at Sylvan Lake, including the knowledge of knots, first aid, team work, team spirit, obstacle […]

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March 12, 2017 — Nutrition-Made-Personal Series: Tired of feeling tired? Get aligned! "Tired of feeling tired? Get aligned!," part of the Nutrition-Made-Personal Series, will be presented from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, March 13, at the Third Street Center Calaway Room in Carbondale. Seventy to 80 percent of the population is […]

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Memories & Milestones

March 12, 2017 — Marchese-Fischer wedding The Fischer family, in Glenwood Springs since 1968, is pleased to announce the marriage of son George F. Fischer of Aurora to Kimary Marchese of Wheat Ridge. Both are volunteer board members of the nonprofit Victorian Society of Colorado. Their Victorian wedding with […]

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Education Briefs

March 12, 2017 — YouthEntity Culinary Students Place First at Colorado ProStart Invitational YouthEntity's Culinary Arts team won the ProStart Western Regional Competition in Grand Junction, including placing first in Culinary Arts for the third year in a row, and will advance to the National ProStart Invitational in April […]

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Memories & milestones

March 9, 2017 — Local graduates from basic military training U.S. Air Force Airman Kevin J. Drudge graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, […]

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Community Briefs

March 9, 2017 — "FRY-day" Night Lenten Fish Fry A "FRY-day" night Lenten fish fry will be hosted by St. Stephen Catholic School from 5-7 p.m. Friday, March 10, in the new parish hall of the church. The menu includes baked and fried cod, with green beans, coleslaw, potato […]

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Community Briefs

March 8, 2017 — "FRY-day" Night Lenten Fish Fry A "FRY-day" night Lenten fish fry will be hosted by St. Stephen Catholic School from 5-7 p.m. Friday, March 10, in the new parish hall of the church. The menu includes baked and fried cod, with green beans, coleslaw, potato […]

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Education briefs

March 5, 2017 — West Slope Academy Information Day The annual West Slope Academy Information Day takes place from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 1, at Colorado Mesa University's Love Recital Hall at the Moss Performing Arts Center, 1100 North Ave. in Grand Junction. Learn about the academy […]

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Community Briefs

March 5, 2017 — Ukrainian Egg Workshops Jaci Spuhler guides classes through the traditional method of creating a Ukrainian Egg at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, at the New Castle Branch Library and Saturday, March 25, at the Silt Branch Library. Registration is required, and there is a […]

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Community Briefs

March 2, 2017 — Grand River Health hosts Health Fair in Parachute/Battlement Mesa Grand River Health will host the Battlement Mesa/Parachute Health Fair from 7-10 a.m. Saturday, March 4, at Grand River Health Clinic West, 201 Sipprelle Drive in Battlement Mesa. The health fair will provide low cost blood […]

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Memories & Milestones

March 2, 2017 — Fastest woman on two skis Jasmine Vant Hoff once again won the Need for Speed contest at Sunlight Mountain Resort during Ski Spree on Super Bowl Sunday. Jasmine, 23, has won the race more than 10 times. She clocked 79 mph this year. Fastest male […]

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Community briefs for March 2

March 1, 2017 — Free legal clinic at Basalt Regional Library A free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney, will be featured from 4-5 p.m. Thursday, March 9, at the Basalt Regional Library, 14 Midland Ave. By computer link, volunteer attorneys will answer questions, help fill out […]

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Community Briefs

February 28, 2017 — Registration for Roaring Fork Women's Tri Team opens March 7 Registration for the 18th annual Roaring Fork Women's Triathlon Team opens Tuesday, March 7, at http://www.roaringforktriteam.com. The training program promotes fun, fitness and philanthropy in a cooperative environment by learning the basics of swim, bike, […]

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Education Briefs

February 26, 2017 — West Slope Academy Information Day The annual West Slope Academy Information Day takes place from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 1, at Colorado Mesa University's Love Recital Hall at the Moss Performing Arts Center, 1100 North Ave. in Grand Junction. Learn about the academy […]

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