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McMahon homers twice, Rockies beat Phillies 6-2
McMahon homers twice, Rockies beat Phillies 6-2

April 18, 2019

DENVER — Ryan McMahon homered twice and had five RBIs in his return to the lineup and Kyle Freeland pitched six scoreless innings as the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 Thursday night. McMahon...



Glenwood Council selects Jonathan Godes as city’s 53rd mayor
Glenwood Council selects Jonathan Godes as city’s 53rd mayor

April 18, 2019

A newly seated Glenwood Springs City Council elected Councilman Jonathan Godes Thursday night to serve as the city’s 53rd mayor. Outgoing mayor Michael Gamba could not seek re-election because of term limits, after eight years...


Roaring Fork area weekend planner
Roaring Fork area weekend planner

April 18, 2019

Dinner Theatre Spring Show 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday — The Glenwood Vaudeville Revue two-hour dinner theater show presents professional talent performing a variety of comedy skits, jokes, dance numbers, unique novelty songs and original...





Glenwood soccer rolls to 6-1 win over Eagle Valley
Glenwood soccer rolls to 6-1 win over Eagle Valley

April 18, 2019

Displaying some impressive ball skills and tenacious physicality, the Glenwood Springs Demons girls soccer team rolled to an important 6-1 win Thursday night at Stubler Memorial Field over the visiting Eagle Valley Devils in 4A...



Will column: The electric-vehicle tax credit should be taken off the road
Will column: The electric-vehicle tax credit should be taken off the road

April 18, 2019

WASHINGTON — Some government foolishness has an educational value that compensates for its considerable cost. Consider the multibillion-dollar federal electric-vehicle tax credit, which efficiently illustrates how government can, with one act, diminish its already-negligible prestige...




Letter: Tired of dodging potholes

April 18, 2019

Our streets are in a ridiculously horrendous condition. The city deserves a big fat F! Since our repair the streets initiative did not pass, is the plan to just let them get so bad that...


Letter: Cattle guards are a waste of taxpayer dollars

April 18, 2019

I want the taxpayers to know where their tax dollars are going. Garfield County has approved the installation of three cattle guards on County Road 306, also known as Wallace Creek. This area is rural...


More work needed on Colorado health reinsurance bill
More work needed on Colorado health reinsurance bill

April 18, 2019

DENVER (AP) — Democrat Kerry Donovan says she thought agricultural and water issues would be her top priority when she was elected a Colorado state senator representing a central Rocky Mountain district in 2015. But...


Easter week events, services
Easter week events, services

April 18, 2019

Good Friday services Good Shepherd Lutheran Noon and 7 p.m. Friday — Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1630 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs Mountain View Church 5:45 and 7 p.m., Friday — Mountain View Church, 2195 County...


Bond reduced for alleged Glenwood child trafficker
Bond reduced for alleged Glenwood child trafficker

April 18, 2019

A 9th District judge on Thursday significantly reduced bond for Damara Hester, accused of trafficking juveniles for sex from a Glenwood Springs hotel in 2017. Along with Hester, 26, a grand jury indictment in October...



Prescribed burn planned near Glenwood in coming days
Prescribed burn planned near Glenwood in coming days

April 18, 2019

Glenwood Springs may see smoke from prescribed burns at French Creek in the next few days, if weather conditions are favorable, the U.S. Forest Service said in a press release. The prescribed burn area is...