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Decades after Aspen-bound plane crash, surviving brothers reckon with trauma in documentary ‘3 Days 2 Nights’

September 23, 2018 — As boys, Mark and Andy Godfrey survived a horrific 1974 plane crash that killed their parents, brother and sister on their way to an Aspen ski vacation. The pair stayed alive in the wreckage for three days on a snow-covered mountainside outside of Glenwood Springs

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Rifle Farmers Market hopes to grow with Table Dinner

September 20, 2018 — The third annual Rifle Farm to Table Dinner is set for Sept. 29 with tickets on sale now. The dinner will be at the Bookcliffs Arts Center on 16th Street in Rifle from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.. Tickets are $100 for a pair and

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Carbondale Clay Center to ‘throw down’ for fall fundraiser

September 20, 2018 — The Carbondale Clay Center is changing things up this year with a good, old-fashioned Throwdown Hoedown party to kick off its annual fall fundraiser, from 4-8 p.m. this Saturday. The center is celebrating more than two decades of bringing ceramic art to the community through

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Rifle to celebrate all that’s unique in outdoor recreation

September 20, 2018 — The streets of Rifle will come alive with activity this weekend, as the third annual Western Adventure Weekend takes to the streets and other venues. "It began with several ideas that combined what the town of Rifle has to offer," Rifle Assistant City Manager Nathan

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Glenwood Caverns to honor firefighters with a free visit on Sunday

September 13, 2018 — Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park will honor the brave men and women firefighters who helped save properties, homes and family's livelihoods in the Roaring Fork and Grand River valleys this summer. With the busy fire season on the Western Slope, the theme park came up with

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CBS’ Moonves, the latest powerful exec felled in #MeToo era

September 10, 2018 — NEW YORK (AP) — The #MeToo movement fighting sexual misconduct had already claimed one of Hollywood’s top movie moguls in Harvey Weinstein. Now it has done the same for Leslie Moonves, one of the television industry’s most powerful executives. The CBS Corp. announced its chairman’s

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Burning Mountain Festival has things heating up in New Castle this weekend

September 6, 2018 — On the right day visitors to New Castle might catch a glimpse of the steam emanating from the mountain that looms over the small western Colorado town. Every year in early September for nearly four decades, the town has gathered for a festival named for

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Auditions for Defiance Players’ ‘Oliver’ this weekend

September 6, 2018 — After a two-year absence, Defiance Community Players will once again take to the stage as they bring Charles Dickens' classic novel, "Oliver," back to life. Auditions for the production of Lionel Bart's stage version of "Oliver" will run from 6:30-9 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.

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Glenwood Springs Walk for Hope remembers little ones lost

September 6, 2018 — The impact of losing a child during pregnancy or early infant loss creates a void in a parent's life that cannot be filled. Born out of a loss of a child, Marcia Villarreal co-founded One Moment in 2011 to offer support, and create peace and

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Jazz Aspen Labor Day: Zac Brown Band’s Jimmy De Martini on this summer’s big stadium tour

August 31, 2018 — Summer stadium tours are the stomping grounds of rock and pop star giants — an increasingly rare breed who can fill these huge outdoor sportsplexes with tens of thousands of fans in dozens of cities. The Zac Brown Band now walks among those platinum-selling, Grammy-winning mammoths of

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Big names headline veteran, first-responder suicide awareness benefit on Saturday

August 30, 2018 — Parachute will host the Rally, Rumble and Rock at the River this Saturday, Sept. 1, at Cottonwood Park, featuring some big blast-from-the-rock 'n' roll-past names who will take the main stage. Headlining the event will be former Poison front man Bret Michaels. And, rock guitarist

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Sunlight to host Labor Day Weekend music festival

August 30, 2018 — Sunlight Mountain Resort will play host to a two-day music and arts festival to kick off the Labor Day holiday weekend on Friday and Saturday. The Orpheus Music & Arts Festival will feature local bands from Glenwood Springs and Denver, artists and vendors. Founded and

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Local actor Bob Moore honored with Colorado Theatre Guild Henry Award

August 23, 2018 — Acting has been a lifelong pursuit for Glenwood Springs resident Bob Moore. "I've been acting all my life; well, at least since my sophomore year in high school," Moore said. It all began over five decades ago in Loveland. Moore still remembers his first role

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Slope & Hatch serves big plates without big prices

August 17, 2018 — Thank God for elastic waistbands, which I find myself wearing upon entering one of this years Locals' Choice winners for best cheap meal. Welcome to Slope & Hatch. Located in the heart of downtown along Seventh Street, I already begin salivating at the mouth upon

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Carbondale’s ‘Our Town One Table’ returns on Sunday

August 16, 2018 — Fourth Street will fill with great food and conversation as the town of Carbondale hosts the fourth annual Our Town One Table, Sunday. "It's a community event, its like a potluck at each table," said Jamie Wall, event coordinator with the town of Carbondale. This

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Celebrating aviation in Glenwood Springs

August 16, 2018 — Flying at 8,000 feet, Carbondale pilot Kerek Swanson can only smile as he maneuvers his Carbon Cub SS through the skies above Glenwood Springs. "Its amazing what you can see up here," said Swanson as he flew high above the tree line near Sunlight Mountain.

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Inspiration through Compassion

August 16, 2018 — The Way of Compassion Foundation will present the first annual Compassion Film Festival Aug. 17-18 at the Third Street Center in Carbondale. "We want to highlight and celebrate actual people making a difference in our community and beyond," said John Bruna, founder of the Way

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Wheeler Opera House to host Native American film festival in October

August 16, 2018 — The new two-day Shining Mountain Film Festival will showcase 10 new Native American-themed movies at the Wheeler Opera House this autumn, the theater announced Thursday. Running Oct. 7 and 8, the festival, timed to Indigenous Peoples' Day, aims to celebrate Native American culture and history.

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The Roaring Music Review

August 10, 2018 — Songwriters, Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites did something most musicians don't. They left the Big Apple and as Schultz eloquently sang in The Lumineers' song "Dead Sea," "I headed West, I was a man on the move." "New York had lied to me, I needed

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MOVIE THEATERS

August 10, 2018 — BRENDAN THEATERS (Rifle) The Meg (PG-13) 8/10-8/12: 11:00, 1:40, 4:20, 7:00, 9:45 8/13-8/15: 4:30, 7:15 Slender Man (PG-13) 8/10-8/12: 11:15, 1:50, 4:15, 7:15, 9:40 8/13-8/15: 4:45, 7:10 Christopher Robin (PG) 8/10-8/12: 11:00, 1:30, 4:10, 6:50, 9:20 8/13-8/15: 4:00, 6:30 The Spy Who Dumped Me (R)

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