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UPDATED: Garfield County COVID-19 live stats tracker

Editor’s note: Garfield County’s cases get back-dated to when the patient said they first experienced symptoms, not when the test positive was actually reported. That can be as much as three weeks to a month...






Record-setting swim raises $2,600 for nurses

Joe Wainwright is the kind of guy who’s willing to go the extra mile. He had a loose goal of 10 miles in his attempt to complete the longest continuous swim in the Glenwood Hot...



Downtown Glenwood recycling center is back again

Glenwood Springs’ new downtown recycling center will be much like the existing facility at the landfill, just more conveniently located. It will feature recycling of glass, aluminum, plastic, paper, clothes, batteries and electronics; composting; and...



Pine Ridge fire forces evacuations near De Beque

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado – A fast-moving, wind-driven wildfire burned eastward toward I-70 in De Beque Canyon Thursday evening. Authorities closed the highway for 13 miles through De Beque Canyon and ordered residents living just east...


Mystery seed packages show up in Garfield County

At least two residences in Garfield County have received “strange seed packages” that appear to originate from China. Reports of similar seed packets have popped up in all 50 states over the past week. In...



Trump signs $3B-a-year Great American Outdoors Act into law

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law legislation that will devote nearly $3 billion annually to conservation projects, outdoor recreation and maintenance of national parks and other public lands. The measure was...