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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Glenwood Springs resident and founder of Operation Vacation Bob Johnson will be featured in a Direct TV series titled “Hometown Heroes” on Sunday, April 19, at 7 a.m.

The series is hosted by Joan Lunden and features inspirational stories of everyday people whose extraordinary acts of kindness, courage and bravery are making a profound difference in the lives of others.

The series, which premiered on April 5, is only available on Direct TV Channel 101. And will show throughout the week.

East Meadows Drive at Midland Avenue will be closed on Monday, April 20, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for utility crossing work. The road is expected to be reopened on Tuesday.

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