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Colorado inspections at oil and gas sites showing results
Colorado inspections at oil and gas sites showing results

April 21, 2019

DACONO, Colo. (AP) — State health inspectors equipped with infrared cameras dropped in unannounced on about 2,000 oil and gas operations across Colorado last year and found leaks of heat-trapping methane and volatile organic gas...


Phillies get HRs from Harper, McCutchen to beat Rockies 8-5
Phillies get HRs from Harper, McCutchen to beat Rockies 8-5

April 20, 2019

DENVER — Phil Gosselin grew up winning imaginary games for the Philadelphia Phillies. When his chance came as a major leaguer, the hometown kid came through. Gosselin hit a three-run double that put Philadelphia ahead...


Bears, Demons baseball splits in rivalry matchup
Bears, Demons baseball splits in rivalry matchup

April 20, 2019

When the Rifle Bears and Glenwood Springs Demons baseball teams face off in 4A Western Slope League play, there’s no telling what’s going to happen. Matching up Saturday at Cooper Field in Rifle for a...



Nuggets beat Spurs 117-103 to tie series at 2-2
Nuggets beat Spurs 117-103 to tie series at 2-2

April 20, 2019

SAN ANTONIO — Denver coach Mike Malone wanted more passion, fire and emotion. The young Nuggets responded. Nikola Jokic had 29 points and 12 rebounds, Jamal Murray added 24 points and Denver beat the San...




Parker column: It is finished
Parker column: It is finished

April 20, 2019

WASHINGTON — Good Friday provided the language for a week that began with the terrible fire at Notre Dame Cathedral and ended with the long-awaited Mueller report: Jesus’ final words before perishing on the cross:...


Shannon column: The Trump appointee who believed Trump
Shannon column: The Trump appointee who believed Trump

April 20, 2019

The suggestion that the Trump administration release illegal aliens in sanctuary cities was the inspiration of Deputy White House Policy Coordinator May Davis. Broaching this idea indicates that Davis is either very courageous or never...


Ralph Theophil Koehler (March 11, 1937 – August 27, 2018)

April 20, 2019

Ralph Theophil Koehler of Rifle, Colorado Entered into Life March 11, 1937, in Madison, South Dakota. Entered into Eternal Life August 27, 2018, in Denver, Colorado. Committal Service at Rose Hill Cemetery, 777 Birch Ave.,...


Letter: Trump’s collusion with Russia

April 20, 2019

April 16, 2018 was a day of overwhelming excitement for our nation’s Democrats and especially, the reporters of the New York Times and Washington Post who received the coveted Pulitzer Prize for national reporting. In...


Letter: The mayor does represent all of our citizens

April 20, 2019

As someone who has had the honor of being “selected” as Glenwood’s mayor on three occasions, I feel that it is time for the City Council to give serious consideration to supporting a change to...


20 years after school attack, Columbine remembers 13 lost
20 years after school attack, Columbine remembers 13 lost

April 20, 2019

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado community will mark the 20th anniversary of the attack on Columbine High School on Saturday with community service projects and a ceremony remembering the 13 people killed by teenage gunmen. Saturday’s...


Rifle rallies to find lost dog after car wreck
Rifle rallies to find lost dog after car wreck

April 20, 2019

When a Tuesday car wreck in Rifle sent the driver to St. Mary’s Hospital via helicopter, the search was on for her dog Raptor, who was in the back seat and darted from the crash...




Motorcycle crash victim identified as 61 y.o. Avon man
Motorcycle crash victim identified as 61 y.o. Avon man

April 20, 2019

The man killed in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 70 in Glenwood Canyon Friday evening has been identified as Daniel Schaub, 61, of Avon, according to the Garfield County Coroner’s Office. The wreck happened a...