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Motorcycle crash victim identified as 61 y.o. Avon man
Motorcycle crash victim identified as 61 y.o. Avon man

April 20, 2019

The man killed in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 70 in Glenwood Canyon Friday evening has been identified as Daniel Schaub, 61, of Avon, according to the Garfield County Coroner’s Office. The wreck happened a...




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...




Easter services in the lower Roaring Fork Valley
Easter services in the lower Roaring Fork Valley

April 18, 2019

EASTER SUNDAY Presbyterian breakfast, worship and egg hunt 8:30 a.m. Sunday — First Presbyterian Church, 1016 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs Good Shepherd Lutheran 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday — Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1630...



Rifle rallies to find lost dog after car wreck
Rifle rallies to find lost dog after car wreck

April 20, 2019

When a Tuesday car wreck in Rifle sent the driver to St. Mary’s Hospital via helicopter, the search was on for her dog Raptor, who was in the back seat and darted from the crash...





BLM returns RMR’s quarry application a second time
BLM returns RMR’s quarry application a second time

April 19, 2019

Rocky Mountain Resources still has more work to do on its proposal to expand the Glenwood Springs quarry. The Bureau of Land Management returned a proposed plan of operations modification for the Mid-Continent quarry Friday,...


Colorado oil and gas industry overhaul bill becomes law
Colorado oil and gas industry overhaul bill becomes law

April 18, 2019

Gov. Jared Polis signed Senate Bill 181 on Tuesday, reshaping how the oil and natural gas industry is regulated in Colorado. Supporters said the law brings much needed protections for Colorado’s booming population, its environment...



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...