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Steve and Debbie Onorofskie of Glenwood Springs announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Onorofskie, to Nathan Helfenbein, son of Lisa Dancing-Light of Carbondale and Ken Helfenbein of Moab, Utah. Stephanie is a 1997 graduate of Glenwood Springs High School and a 2001 graduate of Colorado School of Mines. She is a civil engineer at Sopris Engineering in Carbondale. Nathan is a 1995 graduate of Roaring Fork High School, and is an electrician at JC Electric in Basalt. The couple resides in Redstone, and they are planning a June 2008 wedding.

“Happy birthday to Lukas Gordon, son of Michel Field and Troy Gordon of Glenwood Springs. It seems like a couple of days ago that we heard you were coming and then yesterday that you were a tiny baby. Now you are a big boy walking, talking and wrestling. We couldn’t have asked for a sweeter nephew/cousin. Happy birthday baby, we love you.” Your favorite Auntie Jeri, Uncle Randy and Dru Dru.

Keith and Leanne Richel of Glenwood Springs are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Jesse Cameron Richel, at 9:46 a.m. Oct. 18, 2007, at Valley View Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 1912 inches long at birth. Jess was welcomed home by big brothers Jared, 6, and Justin, 23 months. Proud grandparents are Daniel Paul of Grand Junction, Karen Lurvey of Grand Junction, and Dennis and Debby Richel of Silt. Great-grandparents are Lamar and Joan Podbevsek of Grand Junction, Elmer and Esther Richel of New Castle and Desmond and Margaret Harris of Glenwood Springs.

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