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Paul Kenneth Call (July 23, 1965 — June 24, 2019)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Paul K. Call, age 53, passed away at Hope West Hospice in Grand Junction, Co., on Monday, June 24th, 2019. He had a long and hard-fought battle against ...



Two caps, two gowns — Glenwood Springs student is a dual graduate  The Denver Post

Clark Windmueller will receive his diploma from Glenwood Springs High School next Saturday. It will be his second commencement ceremony in one month.



Readers Say Thanks  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Celebrating 25 years of Symphony in the ValleyThis year marked the 25th anniversary of our beloved symphony, culminating in a final concert on Mother's Day ...



Six questions with Glenwood Springs High School Principal Paul Freeman  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Continuing our series of interviews with area school principals, Paul Freeman of Glenwood Springs High School shares his approach to guiding students, and ...



Glenwood Springs High School's largest graduating class in school history celebrates with love, laughter and Biggie Smalls advice  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs High School celebrated its largest graduating class in school history Saturday as it awarded 220 diplomas. Wearing red and white cap and ...



Glenwood High students grab state mock trial honors  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Two Glenwood Springs High School students won individual awards as two of the three Glenwood mock trial teams competed in the Colorado state mock trial ...



Glenwood High School homecoming threat leaves students in lockout till 1 a.m.  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs High School was put on lockout during the homecoming dance late Saturday night and into early Sunday, when an altercation outside the ...



Sunday profile: GSHS sprinter Gavin Olson chases school history  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

A competitive environment breeds success, and that success is something Glenwood Springs High School senior sprinter Gavin Olson has been chasing for four ...



Focus on the 'why': Glenwood Springs High School bio teacher's winning approach  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Justin Silcox is one of the best biology teachers in the country. The Glenwood Springs High School teacher has sought excellence in the classroom, and now ...



Suspect facing felony charges in Glenwood Springs High School homecoming incident  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The suspect arrested following a threatening incident outside the Glenwood Springs High School homecoming dance late Saturday night, which prompted a ...



Photo essay: Vocalist Leon Williams shares thoughts with Glenwood Springs High School choir students  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

When I see beauty, heart and energy, it inspires me, and I get so excited about it,” says Leon Williams.“It's been nothing but sheer joy today,” added Williams, ...



Roaring Fork area weekend planner  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

7 p.m. Friday and Saturday — Glenwood Springs High School drama students stage “Mamma Mia!,” directed by Kate McRaith with musical direction under ...



GlenX Career Expo is coming to Glenwood High School  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The annual GlenX Career Expo for high school students between Glenwood Springs and Aspen will take place Tuesday, March 5, at Glenwood Springs High ...



Glenwood Springs, Coal Ridge, Roaring Fork girls soccer into state playoffs  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

If the Glenwood Springs Demons girls soccer team wants to make a deep run in the 4A state playoffs for the second straight year, they'll need to take the.



Glenwood Springs teams sweep regional mock trial tournament  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Two Glenwood Springs High School mock trial teams will be heading to state championship next month after sweeping regionals on Saturday and Sunday, but ...



Dallas String Quartet hits a high note with Glenwood Springs High School music students  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The melodic sounds of classical music echoed through the stone and mortar halls of Glenwood Springs High School Tuesday morning, as members of the ...



Glenwood High School teacher awarded best biology teacher in Colorado  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

A teacher at Glenwood Springs High School has been named the best biology teacher in Colorado by a national educators association.The National Association ...



Glenwood High School grad jumps to give first aid during collision on college trip  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

A Glenwood Springs High School graduate was quick to help out after witnessing a three-car collision during treacherous road conditions in Illinois during a trip ...



Glenwood High School student wins scholarship to earn her wings  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

“I want to fly at night in the weather and land on an aircraft carrier.” That's what Davy Stanfield-Brown said as a freshman her first day of JROTC at Glenwood ...



Glenwood High's "Mamma Mia" a finalist in four awards  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Glenwood Springs High School theater production “Mamma Mia” has been nominated for four awards in the Denver Center's Bobby G Musical Theater ...



Career expo in Glenwood aimed at helping high school students connect with employers  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

“I want the students to be hopeful about their future and the role they want to play,” says Jayne Poss, who is organizing the massive GlenX Career Expo for high ...



Roaring Fork teachers grateful for raise but know it's not enough  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Teachers in the Roaring Fork Valley's largest school district are grateful for a pay raise that they say is long overdue, but worry the salary won't keep up with.



For Glenwood High School senior Ethan Hibbard, it all began with a few doodles in middle school  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

It's a sprint to the finish for Ethan Hibbard as the school year winds down and graduation approaches. Out of breath, Hibbard tries to regain his composure after ...



Young and old join forces to remember the fallen at Glenwood Memorial Day ceremony  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

High school student Maria Carlson had big shoes to fill playing taps for the annual Memorial Day ceremony at Rosebud Cemetery in Glenwood Springs Monday.



Glenwood students join global climate protests  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

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 ...



Stop the Bleed campaign teaches Glenwood High School students emergency, life-saving techniques  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs High School students learned the ABCs of saving lives Wednesday as part of an ongoing national campaign called “Stop the Bleed.



Glenwood Springs High School students lead walk-out in solidarity with Florida victims  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Dozens of Glenwood Springs High School students walked out and staged a demonstration at noon on Wednesday in support of Parkland, Florida, shooting ...



Glenwood Springs hockey comes apart in third period, falls vs Aspen  Aspen Times

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — For two periods, the Glenwood Springs High School hockey team played strong and disciplined, leading to a 2-1 lead after 34 ...



Six Glenwood athletes sign track and field LOIs  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

As one chapter ends, another one begins for six Glenwood Springs Demons track and field athletes. Holding a signing ceremony last Wednesday inside ...



Fred Heisel takes the helm as Glenwood High boys hoops coach  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Cory Hitchcock's resignation from the Glenwood Springs Demons' boys basketball program surprised quite a few people in the community, but sometimes ...



Glenwood Springs High School speakers encourage perseverance at graduation  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Jason Spoon, 16, graduated early from Glenwood Springs High School Saturday. The junior said his favorite quote is, “The extra mile is never crowded.”At one ...



“The best class to ever come out of Glenwood,” ready to ride as Grand Marshals in Strawberry Days Parade  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Floyd Diemoz maintains that Glenwood Springs High School's Class of 1955, “was the best class to ever come out of Glenwood.” The 81-year-old sees his dear ...



Former LPGA pro Lori West named Glenwood Springs girls golf coach  Aspen Times

Any time one can hire a former professional athlete to coach a high school program, that program has to jump at the chance. That's just what the Glenwood ...



Safeway says it will close Glenwood Springs location by mid-April  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Safeway has announced it will close its Glenwood Springs grocery store by the middle of next month, after more than 50 years in the local market. According to ...



Glenwood Springs downs Rifle on the night the '78-'79 boys basketball state champs are honored  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Playing in front of some of the greatest players Glenwood boys basketball has ever seen, the current group of Demon hoopers looked to make a statement.



Three generations of Defiance Glenwood take stage in 'Oliver!' the musical  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

For over 40 years, Defiance Community Players has been bringing families together on and off the stage.When Jacquie Meitler and her family moved to the ...



Minor earthquake strikes near Glenwood Springs Friday morning  The Denver Post

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake on the Richter scale struck nearly two miles northwest of Glenwood Springs early Friday morning.



Ronald Morris (October 6, 1956 — April 24, 2019)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Some people leave their mark on the world by the way they live and the difference they make in the lives they touch. This was Ron. Always a smile.



New coach brings new excitement for Glenwood Springs football team  Aspen Times

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — After a fast start to the 2017 season, disaster struck mid-season for the 2017 version of the Glenwood Springs High School football ...



Bundy execution anniversary revisits dark piece of Roaring Fork Valley history  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Thirty years ago today, one of the most notorious criminals to ever make his way through western Colorado was put to death by the state of Florida. Ted Bundy.



Safeway closing to impact job source for Glenwood human service agency  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Safeway corporation's decision to close its Glenwood Springs store will impact dozens of grocery store employees who, unless they choose to relocate, will no ...



Glenwood Springs girl youngest to climb El Capitan at Yosemite  The Denver Post

Ten-year-old Glenwood Springs native Selah Schneiter became the youngest to ever scale the 3000-foot nose of El Capitan at Yosemite National Park.



Glenwood Springs baseball sweep Battle Mountain in 4A WSL doubleheader  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Returning to the friendly confines of Glenwood Springs Middle School Tuesday, for the first time since March 21, the Glenwood Springs Demons baseball team ...



Glenwood Springs senior Dylan Lee signs with Cal Lutheran for baseball  Aspen Times

Glenwood Springs High School senior Dylan Lee has been working toward a chance to play collegiate baseball for the past six or seven years. Now, after ...



Glenwood's Garcia signs with the University of Southwest  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The world has a funny way of working. After losing former Glenwood Springs boys basketball head coach Cory Hitchcock to the collegiate level before his senior ...



Glenwood's Harden, Barth grab podium finishes in the 3200m at state meet  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

For the last few years, Glenwood Springs seniors Gavin Harden and Henry Barth have competed against each other in distance events.Throughout the years ...



Glenwood basketball coach Cory Hitchcock resigns for college post  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

After nine seasons at the helm of Glenwood Springs High School's boys basketball program, Cory Hitchcock is moving on to take the helm of the University of the ...



More Roaring Fork Valley students to see Normandy in 2019  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

For the last two years, groups of Roaring Fork Valley teens have visited WWII site Normandy, in France, for guided tours of the area.



Concert series to connect Roaring Fork Valley musicians, singers  Aspen Times

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Symphony in the Valley plans on concluding its historic concert season on a high note.Taking place on Mother's Day weekend, ...



Sweet as ever: Strawberry Days Festival celebrates 122 years with “Homecoming” theme  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Celebrating its 122nd year with a “Homecoming” theme, Glenwood Springs' Strawberry Days Festival's return to Sayre Park Friday through Sunday is as sweet ...



Glenwood Springs, other area teachers join statewide rallies  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

More than 30 teachers stood in front of three flagpoles on Grand Avenue at Glenwood Springs High School early Monday morning, waving cardboard signs and ...



Glenwood Springs splits with Faith Christian to open Demon Invitational  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

With the arrival of the Christmas season, local basketball fans know the annual Demon Invitational Tournament at Glenwood Springs High School can't be far ...



Vidakovich Column: The Championship Season  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Preparation for the 1979 basketball season at Glenwood Springs High School began with a group of boys — friends since their grade school years — huddled ...



It's onto state semis for Roaring Fork, Glenwood Springs boys soccer teams  Aspen Times

An own goal by Salida seven minutes into a 3A quarterfinal soccer match against Roaring Fork in Carbondale Saturday afternoon — coupled with some serious ...



Former LPGA Tour Pro Lori West named Glenwood Springs girls golf head coach  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Any time one can hire a former professional athlete to coach a high school program, that program has to jump at the chance to do it. That's just what.



Photos: Scenes from the 2017 Glenwood Springs High School homecoming parade  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

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Glenwood Springs High School names Pat Engle its new head football coach  Aspen Times

Following nearly a five-month search for its new head football coach, Glenwood Springs High School finally has its man. In early May, Glenwood Springs athletic ...



Preps Feb. 23: Glenwood boys upset in second round, wrestling wraps up  Aspen Times

NO. 7 GLENWOOD BASKETBALL STUNNED BY NO. 26 GOLDEN IN SECOND ROUND. What looked to be a promising deep run in the 4A state playoffs came ...



Glenwood girl becomes youngest ever to climb iconic nose of El Capitan  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Following a grueling 5-day push, 10-year-old Glenwood Springs native Selah Schneiter became the youngest to ever scale the 3000-foot nose of the iconic El ...



Glenwood court roundup: Trial set in cyclist's death  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The 9th District Court scheduled a May trial for Julie Broze, accused of vehicular homicide for the car vs. bike death of Scott William Adams last summer in ...



Second-half burst leads Glenwood Springs soccer over Rifle  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

A second-half scoring burst that saw four goals in four minutes led the host Glenwood Springs Demons to a 10-0 win over the visiting Rifle Bears on a frigid.



Photo essay: Glenwood girls basketball team bonds off the court  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs girls varsity coach Rhonda Moser surprised the whole basketball program with a night of fun, creativity and laughter.“We take care of each ...



Demons '78-'79 boys state champion basketball team to reunite Friday night  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Forty years after a 1978-79 state basketball championship was brought back to Glenwood Springs High School by the Demons under head coach Bob Chavez, ...



ATHENA award goes to Glenwood's 'mother of dance,' Maurine Taufer  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Maurine Taufer said she had a hunch something was up when her husband, John, couldn't quite wipe the smirk off his face the past few weeks.Indeed, the big ...



One last Mother's Day Mile to mark memory of Glenwood's Nancy Reinisch on Sunday  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Following the passing of Nancy Reinisch on Feb. 15 after a second battle with breast cancer, plans were quickly put into place to bring back the Mother's Day ...



Early lead fizzles out for Glenwood Springs soccer in state semifinal loss  Aspen Times

AURORA — A fast start gave the No. 20 Glenwood Springs High School boys soccer team an early lead in Wednesday's Class 4A semifinal matchup at Legacy ...



Timothy Allen Thulson (November 11, 1960 — March 7, 2019)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Tim Thulson of Glenwood Springs and Parachute, Colorado, son, brother, father and friend, passed away in Parachute, Colorado, on March 7th, 2019.Tim was ...



Glenwood Springs basketball cruises to lopsided sweep of Summit in league action  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Preaching the mantra of “one game at a time” in its quest for a league championship, the Glenwood Springs Demons girls basketball team poured all of its effort ...



Barbara G. Riley (June 6, 1940 – March 20, 2019)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Barbara G. Riley, 78, passed away March 20, 2019 at home surrounded by family. Barbara was born June 6, 1940 to George Edison and Helena Belle (Sievers) ...



5Point Adventure Film's Dream Project announces 2019 scholarship winners  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Carbondale's adventure film event 5Point Adventure Film Festival announced the winners of the Dream Project scholarship program Monday. The program is ...



Glenwood Springs girl becomes youngest to climb iconic nose of El Capitan  Vail Daily News

Following a grueling five-day push, 10-year-old Glenwood Springs native Selah Schneiter became the youngest to ever scale the 3000-foot nose of the iconic El ...



Dirt Demons' Trapani wins Leadville mountain bike race  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Glenwood Springs High School mountain bike team had a strong showing in Leadville on Sept. 9, led by senior Lucca Trapani's victory in the varsity boys ...



Glenwood Springs senior Angel Garcia reunites with basketball coach for college  Aspen Times

The world has a funny way of working. After losing former Glenwood Springs boys basketball head coach Cory Hitchcock to the collegiate level before his senior ...



Four Glenwood Springs High School DECA students headed to nationals  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Four Glenwood Springs High School students will be representing their school at the International Career Development Conference competition in Nashville, ...



Four candidates seek HD 57 seat before nominating committee Tuesday  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Water tops the list of important issues for four Republicans seeking appointment to the vacant Colorado House of Representatives seat representing Garfield, ...



Roaring Fork area weekend planner, May 24  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Tats for Cats and Dogs11 a.m., Friday — White Lodge Tattoo & Gallery will be offering flash sheet tattoos. All proceeds benefit Colorado Animal Rescue.



Area community health fairs taking place this week  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Community health fairs continue this month from Carbondale to Rifle, offering discounted blood screening and numerous other free health screens.In Rifle, the ...



Glenwood Springs police study video to catch graffiti vandals  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs police Tuesday were reviewing security camera footage in an effort to identify vandals who went on a spray-painting spree around downtown ...



Volunteers needed to help place 500 flags at Rosebud Cemetery on Friday ahead of Memorial Day weekend  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Volunteers needed this Friday to help place 500 flags on headstones of fallen and deceased veterans ahead of Monday's Memorial Day Ceremony at Rosebud ...



Glenwood actor hits the big screen in “Searching”  Aspen Times

Connor McRaith first caught the acting bug in sixth grade, playing the role of the Artful Dodger in Defiance Community Players production of “Oliver.”Fast-forward ...



NBC's Today Show to spotlight Glenwood Springs neuro-therapist Friday morning  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Earlier this month, a film crew for The Today Show shot footage of Glenwood Springs' Neuroplastic Functional Institute (NFI) founder Lauryn Maloney-Gepfert ...



Basalt football closes spring camp with scrimmage vs Glenwood, Coal Ridge  Aspen Times

Eight practices and one scrimmage may not sound like much, but spring camp is hardly about fine-tuning things. For the Basalt High School football team, ...



54 Garfield County athletes head to state track and field championships  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

As hundreds of athletes and media members, and thousands of fans converge on JeffCo Stadium Thursday through Saturday in Lakewood for the 2019 State ...



School meals return to GSHS after 22 years  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs High School senior Jose Rivera says he would regularly spend $25 a week or more to go off campus for lunch during his first three years of.



Superstition: Young curators of the Roaring Fork exhibit at AAM  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Dating back to 2005, the Aspen Art Museum has been engaging young artists with the annual Young Curators of the Roaring Fork exhibition held every spring.



Area students create connections at expo  Aspen Times

Mountaineer and adventure guide Eric Anderson shows a video of a blind man crossing a crevasse on a shaking aluminum ladder during an ascent of Mount ...



Memories & Milestones  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Grizzlies meet Alexander KerfootThe Grizzly Hockey Squirt A team met Avalanche player Alexander Kerfoot in Denver on Jan. 20. The Grizzlies were playing at ...



Grand Valley wrestling edges Glenwood 35-33 in local matchup  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

In a battle of two Garfield County wrestling programs Thursday night inside the original Chavez-Spencer Gymnasium at Glenwood Springs High School, the ...



Global youth activist visits Roaring Fork Valley schools  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

His activism started when he was just six years old. He'd witnessed his own parents' and siblings' involvement with environmental activism within their ...



Facebook post leads to outpouring of support for bullied student  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

A mother desperate for help for her fifth-grade son, posted a plea to the Roaring Fork Swap page on Facebook Tuesday morning that went viral, prompting ...



Glenwood's Leo Mireles signs with Colorado Mesa University for soccer  Aspen Times

One of the best players in Glenwood Springs High School soccer's long history accomplished a first under veteran coach Wayne Smith Wednesday, as standout ...



A look back at the year that was in Garfield County, Part 4  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Out with the old (tramway) in with the new The Iron Mountain tramway is gone, clearing the way for a new tram that's intended to provide a faster, smoother.



Coal Ridge boys win Demon Invite in double OT thriller  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Glenwood Springs and Coal Ridge girls squared off on Saturday morning in the third-place game of the annual Demon Invitational Basketball Tournament ...



High school students explore jobs at GlenX career expo  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The GlenX career expo Wednesday at Roaring Fork High School drew students from seven area high schools to talk with representatives of about 80 ...



Glenwood FC U19 wins Broomfield Shootout  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Competing in the 2018 Broomfield Shootout Thursday-Sunday in Broomfield, the Glenwood FC U19 team, composed of players from Glenwood Springs High ...



Many first days of school for Mike Wilde  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

After 56 years, you might think the novelty associated with the first day of school would wear off. Not so for longtime Glenwood Springs High School teacher and ...



Thomas Elvin Hitt, Jr. (January 31, 1946 — February 23, 2019)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Thomas, Tommy, Tom was born in Denver, Colorado, to Thomas Elvin and Florence Noramae Hitt. Tom graduated from Glenwood Springs High School in May ...



CMC Rifle grads push hard, 'try for something better'  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Colorado Mountain College Rifle was the setting for two graduation ceremonies during the first week of May. On Friday, May 3, the campus hosted its first ...



Gonzalez's offensive fireworks leads Demons into state playoffs  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs senior guard Chano Gonzalez is a young man of very few words. When talking with him in person, it's hard to get more than two words out.



Glenwood Springs feeds off crowd energy, sweeps rival Rifle in Homecoming match  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

In front of a raucous, packed Chavez-Spencer Gymnasium Tuesday night, the Glenwood Springs Demons volleyball team rolled to a thrilling sweep of the rival ...



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