Basalt High School students view the Roaring Fork Valley and learn about the watershed from EcoFlight's educational plane trips.
A Glenwood Springs High School teacher and one of her students have both been recognized for their financial fluency.
Q&As with the six candidates seeking the four seats open on Garfield Re-2 Board of Education.
Coal Ridge High School senior named semifinalist in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program.
Students from area high schools spent Tuesday meeting and learning about the career possibilities in Western Colorado.
There are two contested races in the CMC Board of Trustees election this fall. We had the candidates for those two seats respond to a few questions as part of the Post Independent's election coverage.
Colorado Mountain College has joined over 165 higher education institutions by signing an amicus brief in support of the Obama-era, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Since 2012, DACA has offered temporary protection from...
Noted author, psychologist and Auschwitz Nazi concentration camp survivor Edith Eger brought her message of love and resilience to CMC's Spring Valley Wednesday night.
Increasing diversity among Colorado’s K-12 teachers will be part of the equation this year for Glenwood Springs High School math teacher Madison Hays. Hays, a second-year teacher at GSHS, was selected as one of 16...
A forum inviting the candidates for the Roaring Fork District Board of Education is scheduled prior to the regular school board meeting in Carbondale on Oct. 23. The school district and Roaring Fork Community Education...
Parachute and Battlement Mesa meet the Garfield 16 Board of Directors candidates
New Meal Monkey truck making the rounds in Garfield County
A followup school board discussion regarding background check procedures for volunteers in the Roaring Fork Schools has been postponed. That discussion is now scheduled to take place at the Oct. 23 school board meeting, in...
We were sitting around a campfire (Forest Service approved, of course) at about 9,000 feet, eating gooey high-altitude pasta and bantering as only high-schoolers, especially ninth-graders and like-minded high school teachers, can do. The group...
Two free events this week, including a live Wednesday evening talk by noted author and Auschwitz survivor Edith Eger, call attention to Holocaust history.
Our second of two installments posing a few questions to the Roaring Fork District school board candidates — this one featuring the District B and C candidates.
Annual GlenX event on Oct. 15 moves from Rifle High School to the Garfield County Fairgrounds.
Local school custodian loves what she does for Graham Mesa Elementary.
The conversation around mental health concerns and teen suicide prevention continues Oct. 10 with a special film screening and panel discussion. That will be followed by a "Walk to Fight Suicide" Oct. 12 at Sayre Park in Glenwood.
Voters in the Roaring Fork School District Re-1 (Glenwood Springs, Carbondale and Basalt) will be deciding three of the five seats on the Re-1 Board of Education in the Nov. 5 election. The election features...