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Glenwood students join global climate protests
Glenwood students join global climate protests

March 15, 2019

Inspired by the activism of a Swedish high school student, high school students from Glenwood Springs and Rifle marched to the Garfield County seat to bring attention to climate change Friday. Around 20 students, most...



Memories & Milestones
Memories & Milestones

March 14, 2019

Malehorn passes advanced black belt test Dave Malehorn passed his fifth-degree black belt test through the Western Tang Soo Do Federation on Friday, March 8. Brian Mable, of Brian Mable Karate in Glenwood Springs, and...



Carbondale joins Holy Cross renewable offset program
Carbondale joins Holy Cross renewable offset program

March 13, 2019

The Carbondale Board of Trustees on Tuesday unanimously agreed to buy into a program to offset the non-renewable electricity it purchases from Holy Cross Energy with wind power. The Holy Cross Renewable Energy Purchase Program...




Valley Life for All column: Raising a Latina with autism
Valley Life for All column: Raising a Latina with autism

March 12, 2019

Editor’s note: The Post Independent, in conjunction with Valley Life For All, continues a monthly series of profiles about people in our community who have different abilities. Twenty-seven percent of Americans experience some disability. One...




Colorado residents seek to block major oil and gas project
Colorado residents seek to block major oil and gas project

March 11, 2019

DENVER — Frustrated residents of a Denver suburb say state law is forcing them to participate in a major oil and gas drilling project against their wishes, so they launched legal challenges with potentially significant...


Glenwood street tax debate explores both sides of the road
Glenwood street tax debate explores both sides of the road

March 11, 2019

Former Glenwood Springs city councilman Ted Edmonds and current City Councilor Jonathan Godes sparred over the proposed ¾-cent streets sales tax question at Monday night’s Issues and Answers Forum. Edmonds, representing the Committee for Responsible...


Glenwood’s Ward 3 candidates tackle downtown issues
Glenwood’s Ward 3 candidates tackle downtown issues

March 11, 2019

Several downtown issues topped the list of questions at Monday’s Issues and Answers Forum for three candidates seeking the open Ward 3 Glenwood Springs City Council seat in next month’s election. Vying for the seat...