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May 25, 2018 — Longhorn Stampede obstacle course mud run The 2-mile Longhorn Stampede obstacle course mud run put on by the Basalt High School's Student Leadership Council takes place at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 26, at the high school. Register onsite at 10 a.m. or in advance at

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May 24, 2018 — Symphony in the Valley wraps up season On Mother's Day weekend, the Symphony in the Valley gave their final concerts for the season. The symphony is made up of your neighbors — your pharmacist, anesthesiologist, teachers, ski instructors, lifeguard, etc. I am happy to be

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May 24, 2018 — Western Slope Memorial Day Ride The Western Slope Memorial Day Ride will begin at 8 a.m. Monday, May 28, with registration at the Glenwood Springs Mall Boot Barn parking lot. Kickstands up at 10:30 a.m. for the ride to Rosebud Cemetery for a ceremony lasting

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Memories & Milestones

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Memorial Day flag-placing volunteers needed for Friday

May 24, 2018 — American Legion Post 83 of Glenwood Springs is looking for volunteers to help with placing over 500 flags by the graves of fallen and deceased soldiers in Glenwood’s Rosebud Cemetery, at 4 p.m. Friday, May 25. American Legion and Noon Rotary Club members will be

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May 23, 2018 — Thanks to Sopris staff We are so grateful for the staff at Sopris Elementary School, a special thank you to Sandy Hartmann, Sam, April Chirrael, and Mrs. Neil and to Kelly from the Transportation Department. They have always gone above and beyond for our little

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May 22, 2018 — Teen volunteer orientations Anyone age 12-18 is invited to find out how their talents can help the libraries with the Summer Reading Program. The first orientation will be held at the Carbondale Library at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, and the second orientation will be

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May 20, 2018 — Seasons of the Nuche: Transitions of the Ute People The Rifle Library is hosting a traveling exhibition "Seasons of the Nuche: Transitions of the Ute People" during the month of May featuring the history of the Ute Indian tribe. Stop in anytime during normal library

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May 19, 2018 — First responders appreciation evening The Rifle Elks Lodge is hosting a law enforcement/firefighters/all first responders appreciation evening from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, in the Elks Lodge parking lot at 501 W. Fifth St. in Rifle. Donate $2 towards a new Rifle PD K-9 unit

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May 17, 2018 — Autism awareness walk Saturday Join the four-legged critters of Smiling Goat Ranch for the third annual walk to raise awareness for autism families and veterans, at 11 a.m. Saturday starting from the Carbondale Rodeo Grounds, followed by an open house at the ranch. The walk

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May 16, 2018 — Story to Screen: Peter Rabbit Movie Matinee On Friday, May 18, the Carbondale Library presents a reading of "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" followed by a screening of the 2018 film that puts a comedic and contemporary spin on the classic tale. The movie is

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May 15, 2018 — Storytime on the Road Join the Glenwood Springs Library for a special Storytime on the Road featuring the Glenwood Springs firefighters at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 22, at the Glenwood Springs Fire Department, 806 Cooper Ave., to learn how firefighters train, try on their gear,

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May 15, 2018 — Volunteers clean up Hubbard Mesa Thank you to the approximate 55 annual Hubbard Mesa clean-up volunteers. Together they picked up two dumpsters (thank you, MRI and Redi Services LLC) full of trash and nearly 100 tires. A huge thank-you to Shooters Grill for the yummy,

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May 14, 2018 — Wildfire preparedness event Saturday The Glenwood Springs Fire Department and Colorado River Fire Rescue are teaming up for another pair of wildfire preparedness and mitigation awareness events this Saturday. Learn how to harden your home against wildfire, at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Silt Fire

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May 13, 2018 — Teen Volunteer Orientations Anyone age 12-18 is invited to find out how their talents can help the libraries with the Summer Reading Program. The first orientation will be held at the Carbondale Library at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, and the second orientation will be

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May 11, 2018 — Seasons of the Nuche: Transitions of the Ute People The Rifle Library is hosting a traveling exhibition "Seasons of the Nuche: Transitions of the Ute People" during the month of May featuring the history of the Ute Indian tribe. Stop in anytime during normal library

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May 10, 2018 — Minter Classic Car Show The automotive technology program at Rifle High School is hosting the Minter Classic Car Show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12. The show will take place at Rifle High School, 1350 Prefontaine Ave. Admission for the public will

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May 10, 2018 — Picture perfect day for New Castle fishing derby We had a picture perfect day for families to come out and enjoy the annual New Castle fishing derby with a registered number of 92 kid competitors. With two age divisions, 7 and under and 8 to

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Memories & Milestones

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Memories & Milestones

May 8, 2018 — Eagles Auxiliary donates to LIFT-UP A huge thank-you to the Eagles Ladies Auxiliary Aerie # 215 for donating $1,000 to the Glenwood Springs LIFT-UP food bank. The community support and generosity is so deeply appreciated by so many.

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