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CVES’s Bankey named Teacher of the Year finalist

September 11, 2019

Throughout his teaching career spanning more than two decades, Justin Bankey has nominated many of his peers for teacher of the year. This year, someone nominated him. “I received an email from a very nice...


CMC announces board candidates

September 6, 2019

Two candidates from Glenwood Springs are running to fill an open seat on Colorado Mountain College’s board of trustees in an election Nov. 5.




Education Briefs

September 4, 2019

Local student graduates from Aviation Challenge Noah Smith of Glenwood Springs recently attended Aviation Challenge Mach II at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, home of Space Camp, Space Camp Robotics, Aviation Challenge, U.S. Cyber...







CMC trustees agree to put Salida annexation issue on November ballot

August 29, 2019

Voters throughout the Colorado Mountain College district and in Chaffee County will be asked in November whether the Salida area should be annexed. The last area to be successfully annexed into the CMC district was the Steamboat Springs School District in 1982.





CMC dedicates new buildings at Spring Valley on Wednesday

August 25, 2019

Colorado Mountain College is dedicating its two newest facilities, the Ascent Center and the Outdoor Leadership Center & Field House, at its Spring Valley campus near Glenwood Springs on Wednesday. The public is welcome to...





Re-2 pleased with progress in test scores

August 21, 2019

Every spring in late March and early April students in Garfield Re-2 along with the rest of the state of Colorado take the CMAS assessment test. “It is the testing we are required to do...


Roaring Fork Schools board to operate one member down until Nov. 5 election

August 19, 2019

Prospective candidates for open school board seats in all three Garfield County school districts must file a written notice of intent to be a candidate and a nomination petition signed by at least 50 eligible electors who are registered to vote in the Nov. 5 election. Petitions are due Aug. 30.