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Letter: Slow down and save a life!

July 17, 2019

We live on 100 road in Carbondale above Catherine Store. In the past two years we have requested and received a traffic counter and speed record placed on this road because we have been and...


A confluence of concerns in Glenwood Springs
A confluence of concerns in Glenwood Springs

July 17, 2019

Glenwood Springs residents Richard Todd and Gary Vick say they got wind of City Council’s interviews with three potential confluence development teams through hearsay. “This is the first time that I have been to any...


Richard Cerise (May 14, 1930- July 13, 2019)

July 17, 2019

Richard Cerise, a Carbondale native passed way from natural causes on July 13, 2019 at Delta Memorial Hospital. He was born on the family ranch in Carbondale on May 14, 1930, to Mumbert and Laurine...


Bill Holt (May 22, 1938-July 15, 2019)
Bill Holt (May 22, 1938-July 15, 2019)

July 17, 2019

We said goodbye to Bill Holt — husband, father, grandfather, brother, friend, and our mentor and patriarch — on July 15, 2019, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. William Cecil Holt Jr. “Bill”, was born May 22,...











City of Rifle summer construction update
City of Rifle summer construction update

July 17, 2019

Rifle city officials recently sent out the following public works summer project update. 2019 Waterline Project The current main is reportedly in bad condition and in need of replacement. Construction crews are replacing the raw...



Rifle area parks and recreation briefs
Rifle area parks and recreation briefs

July 17, 2019

Pony Express Kids Mini Triathlon Rifle will host the annual kids triathlon 8:30 a.m. Saturday, July 20. Children age 4-10 years old are invited to participate in the event. The event will be based at...




Arlene J. Heckman
Arlene J. Heckman

July 17, 2019

On Friday, June 21st, 2019, Arlene J. Heckman passed away at age 87, in Rifle, CO. Born in Hayden, CO, to Wayne and Iris Lyons. Arlene attended Moffat County High School in Craig, CO, where...