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Hiring hassles challenge Glenwood Springs businesses

Glenwood Springs is an ever-growing city, but growth is hard when businesses can’t hire people to work for them.  “According to Indeed analytics, we’re in a 99% hardest to hire area,” said Glenwood Springs Jimmy...




Garfield Re-2 employee base grows for upcoming school year

Garfield School District Re-2 is heading into the upcoming school with an additional 165 positions filled, a spokesperson said Tuesday. Garfield Re-2 Director of Communications Theresa Hamilton said 65 of those filled vacancies are certified...


Grand Valley Days returns to Parachute

Grand Valley Days is next weekend with some new touches to an old tradition. Parachute will be celebrating its 114th Anniversary with the theme Small Town Throw Down. This year, they’ll be bringing back some...


Moscow tie lingered for Aspen’s 1A developer

Vladislav Doronin, the Soviet-born investor whose company OKO Group in March paid $76.5 million for an acre to build a hotel on Aspen Mountain, held a one-third stake in a Moscow-based company at the time...






Finalists announced for Garfield County judgeship

The 9th Judicial District Nominating Commission has narrowed its list to two finalists to fill the Garfield County Court judgeship created by the pending retirement of the County Judge Paul Metzger. Nominees are Katharine A....



Weekly Garfield County COVID-19 stats update

AS OF TUESDAY, Aug. 9, 2022 Current Risk Level: Medium Recent 7-day case totals: Aug. 1-8 — 60 7-day incidence rate: 99.9 per 100,000 people Percent of staffed inpatient hospital beds occupied by confirmed COVID-19 patients:...



Glenwood Springs’ canopy will need some work

Glenwood Springs hired a city arborist in March and she already has suggestions for improving the health of the city’s canopy. Beetle prevention, planting and diversifying are the three priorities Heather Listermann, downtown supervisor and...



Doctor’s Tip: Fenugreek facts

Fenugreek seeds are a spice used in southern Europe, the Mediterranean region, western Asia, India and northern Africa. Multiple health benefits have been attributed to Fenugreek, but only a few have been substantiated. In his...