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Construction remodel will temporarily close the Garfield County, Glenwood Springs County Clerks Office at 109 Eighth Street, Glenwood Springs, beginning at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, and reopening for business for one day at 8:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 7.The actual construction demolition and closure of the clerks office will begin Monday, Sept. 10; and should be completed in approximately two weeks.Motor vehicle clerks will be relocated to the recording area, Suite 201; and there will be a clerk directing traffic. Please understand that demolition and remodel will create a crowded and cramped working area, but motor vehicle clerks will assist you during normal business hours, from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.If you need to have motor vehicle business conducted after 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, please go to the Rifle office located at the 144 East Third Street. That office will be open until 4:30 p.m.

Valley View Hospital is hosting Knowledge, Strength & Grace Living through Breast Cancer, a survivorship conference created by Dr. Carolyn M. Kaelin to educate those who have been treated for breast cancer, from Wednesday through Friday, Sept. 26 – 28, at the Hotel Colorado.Topics covered at the symposium include resources, health screenings and services, quality of life issues, and strategies to speed recovery. Professional portraits, nutrition, relaxation and massage will also be available to attendees.Register by e-mailing Dee Warwick at; mail completed registration form to Dee Warwick, Community Relations, Valley View Hospital, 1906 Blake Ave., Glenwood Springs, CO 81601; or fax registration to 970-384-4235.For questions, call Dee Warwick at 945-6535.

Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) is sponsoring a soup cook-off from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Carbondale Town Hall. There is an entrance fee to compete in the event. For questions, please call 963-4562.

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