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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 ...



An exhibition for the young at art  Aspen Daily News

Aspen Chapel Gallery exhibit gives area high schoolers their turn in the spotlight.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Glenwood Springs High School graduate hits the big screen in 'Searching'  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 High School graduate named to U.S. Ski Team  Aspen Daily News

Cooper Cornelius, a 2017 graduate of Glenwood Springs High School was one of three locals nominated last week to the U.S. Ski Team's alpine team.



Glenwood Springs Garden Club grant expands student garden program at Glenwood Springs Elementary School  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs Elementary School students have been planting flowers in crates they helped to build outside of the school since reconstruction was done on ...



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 ...



Photos and video: Harlem Wizards take on Glenwood Springs 'home team'  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Harlem Wizards payed a visit to Glenwood Springs on Thursday evening and played against staff from several Glenwood schools. The event featured ...



Five seniors taking Glenwood Springs High girls soccer to new heights  Aspen Times

As juniors on the 2017 Glenwood Springs High School girls soccer team, Devan McSwain, Eryn Peterson, Mo Reece, Claudia Hirons and Emma Harbour ...



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 ...



Roaring Fork students honor veterans, contemplate service  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Roaring Fork Schools honored community veterans Friday with assemblies, concerts and speeches by students, faculty and veterans. Veterans Day falls on ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Students take the lead on river issues at second Youth Water Summit  Aspen Times

If the future will be drier and warmer and more arid due to climate change, students of the Roaring Fork Valley may be the ones dealing with it. And,



Glenwood Springs students named as theatre award finalists  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs High School is one of 43 Colorado schools whose students are finalists in the Bobby G Awards. Denver Center for the Performing Arts ...



Rose Marie Barone Marfitano  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Rose was born in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, the only child of Angelo and Anna E. (Mattivi) Barone.Rose married the love of her life, R. Roy Marfitano, ...



Varsity hockey approved by board of education for Glenwood  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Roaring Fork Schools Board of Education unanimously approved the addition of varsity and junior varsity ice hockey for Glenwood Springs High School at ...



Glenwood Springers hold annual track meet and fast mile at GSHS  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Roughly 100 athletes aged 5 to 50 from the Fruita Track Club, Glenwood Springers Track Club and community participated in the Glenwood Springers' annual ...



Glenwood high school students building their financial literacy  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs High School's Jill Wilson was awarded the W!SE Gold Star Teacher Award in 2017 for at least 93 percent of her students passing their W!SE ...



Events in and around Glenwood Springs, Colorado, 4/27/18  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Visit tinyurl.com/pievents to see even more events and tinyurl.com/postevents to list your own. Bicycle FestFriday, 4-6 p.m. Pedal over to the heart of Glenwood ...



Ambitious, relentless Air Academy rolls to another 4A boys' soccer final  Colorado Springs Gazette

AURORA • Air Academy's boys' soccer team has won 37 of its last 39 games. The Kadets are defending 4A champs. The team has gleefully annihilated ...



Wildfire on Western Slope burns south of Glenwood Springs  The Denver Post

A wildfire on the Western Slope, south of Glenwood Springs, has burned about 20 acres and is growing, according to the Garfield County Sheriff's Office.



Symphony in the Valley to perform 'Nutcracker'  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

For nearly a quarter century, the Symphony in the Valley has orchestrated performances of live classical music for Roaring Fork Valley audiences.



George R. Rowe (March 22, 1932 — May 31, 2018)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

George Raymond Rowe passed away in Glenwood Springs, CO. He was born in Glenwood Springs to Lillian E. Raymond and Ernest C. Rowe. A celebration of ...



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 Springs community rallies around bullied boy after Facebook post  9News.com KUSA

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — School can be a tough place for kids especially when they get bullied, but 5th grader Aizek Kemp and his mom are seeing an ...



Peggy Gwen McKinster  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Peggy Gwen McKinster, 65 of Glenwood Springs, Colorado, peacefully passed on August 5, 2018, surrounded by her family. Born on August 14, 1952, ...



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 ...



Turkey Day 5K runners take holiday hustle to Glenwood Springs' 'Hill'  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

During the Thanksgiving holiday season, many families are scurrying to try and get out of town quickly to avoid the inevitable jam-up on the freeways, or they are ...



What to do in and around Glenwood Springs, Colorado, 3/2/18  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Visit tinyurl.com/pievents to see even more events and tinyurl.com/postevents to list your own.Glenwood Vaudeville RevueFridays and Saturdays, 6 p.m. through ...



Roaring Fork boys soccer beats Pirates, moves onto 3A state quarterfinals  Aspen Times

The No. 4-seeded Roaring Fork High School boys soccer team raced out to a 2-0 lead Tuesday afternoon at Roaring Fork Middle School in Carbondale before ...



Robert “Bob” Lee DeRoeck  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Robert “Bob” Lee DeRoeck was a long-time resident of Glenwood Springs and an active member of the community. Bob was born in 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, ...



Garfield County Weekend Planner  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

GSMS Veterans Day assembly2 p.m. Friday — All veterans, parents and community members are invited to a Veterans Day assembly hosted by the GSMS ...



Courts roundup: Evidence still being assessed in Glenwood Springs murder case  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Attorneys in the Trevor Torreyson murder case are still in the process of reviewing evidence and asked for another continuance in Garfield District Court on ...



Memories & Milestones  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Backs-Robinson weddingDr. Brent Robinson, M.D., and Amanda Backs, M.D., were married by Brent's aunt, the Rev. Carol Robinson, on Sept. 8, 2018, at the ...



Basalt, Carbondale, Glenwood students need guidance of valley experts  Aspen Times

As a young Latina aiming to go to college but not really knowing what to expect, Angelica Andrade found guidance in an unlikely place at the White River ...



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 ...



William W. Bolitho  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

William W. Bolitho, a longtime resident of Glenwood Springs and New Castle, passed away on April 20, 2018, at the age of 84.Bill was born in Glenwood ...



Glenwood Dirt Demons open season with record turnout  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Mountain Biking is alive and well at Glenwood Springs High School, as evidenced by the record number of 19 Dirt Demons who traveled to Summit County ...



Auditions for Defiance Players' 'Oliver' this weekend  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

After a two-year absence, Defiance Community Players will once again take to the stage as they bring Charles Dickens' classic novel, “Oliver,” back to life.



Park dedicated in honor of youth coach Tom Sullivan  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Today, Glenwood Springs will honor longtime local youth coach and athlete Tom Sullivan. Previously referred to just as Glenwood Park, a space that offers a ...



Miss Strawberry Days fashion show kicks off big Glenwood Springs weekend  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Glenwood Hot Springs Pool rolled out the red carpet to host the Miss Strawberry Days Scholarship Competition Fashion Show Thursday evening.



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 ...



Defiance Players founders 'coming home' to Glenwood  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Family and friends will gather in the Roaring Fork Valley this weekend to remember two of the Defiance Community Players theater company's founding ...



Grant supports Roaring Fork Valley students making climate change films  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Students across the Roaring Fork Valley are working on films about climate change amid a time when wildfires, extremely dry conditions, drought, and rising ...



Career expo to inspire hundreds of Roaring Fork Valley students  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

When Patrick Keleher walked into his school gym for its last career fair, he immediately saw his fellow students embracing the opportunity before them.“A lot of ...



Glenwood mock trial teams successful at regional meet  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs High School's mock trial Team 1 is headed to the state competition March 9 and 10 in Greeley, after finishing as the top team at the Western.



Barbara Floria Orcutt  Aspen Times

Travel writer and beloved high school teacher, Barbara Floria Orcutt, loses battle with cancer at age 64.Barbara Ann Floria was born January 27, 1954 at home ...



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 ...



Caine Jacob Albrecht (August 30, 1993 — June 20, 2018)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The opioid epidemic in our Valley has taken another beautiful, talented young life. Caine was born August 30,1993, the beloved son of Jenell and Bill ...



No fireworks, no problem; area 4th of July festivities abound nonetheless  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The party will go on as Glenwood Springs is set to host the third annual Independence Day celebration Wednesday at Two Rivers Park. With the continued ...



Glenwood's Pacheco signs with Elmhurst College to play soccer  Aspen Times

After scoring 13 goals and adding 11 assists during his senior season at Glenwood Springs High School, senior forward Alonso Pacheco will take his talents to ...



Largest class ever graduates from Glenwood Springs High School  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Academic skills, as important as they are, can only take you so far after high school, former Glenwood Springs High School principal ...



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, ...



Area high school athletes ski the distance to protect winter  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

This winter, a group of high school ski racers has been hard at work putting the kilometers they ski towards a good cause. The athletes from the Aspen Valley.



Glenwood Springs bike terrain park idea gains traction  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

An idea to build a new bike terrain park in Glenwood Springs' Veltus Park is pedaling its way before city officials and the public.Currently, the 8-acre public park, ...



Twenty years of Glenwood High spirit for cheer coach Jody Jordan  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

It isn't an easy schedule. Jody Jordan's work days are full, with fourth-grade students at Sopris Elementary School under her watch. She rushes from the ...



Roaring Fork, Re-2 grad rates above state average  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Graduation rates for Garfield County high schools continued to exceed the state average last year, according to data released by the Colorado Department of ...



Letter: Repeal gas tax and replace it with a wholesale tax  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

I am writing about my concerns for our lack of funding for CDOT, and what we can do to fix it. I have chosen this policy for my Civics project in Mr. Smith's class at ...



Jaeson Murphy and Tara Richardson win Carbondale's Jingle Bell 5K  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Blue skies and sunshine greeted 71 runners, walkers and their furry canine friends at the 10th annual Jingle Bell 5K Dec. 16 at Independence Run and Hike in ...



Walter Gorra finds his jazz note, 'In Due Time'  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

A passion that began early for Glenwood Springs' own Walter Gorra has taken him to the heights that most aspiring musicians dream of.“I really enjoyed growing ...



Education Briefs  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

GSHS Class of 2018 leaves behind a landmarkThe goal was simple, and yet it was no easy task. Student body of class of 2018 had been asking for years,



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.



Richie Furay Benefit Concert  soprissun.com

Join Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer, Richie Furay, April 27th for a rocking good time! Richie is a founding member of Buffalo Springfield, POCO &



Photos: 2018 Memorial Day Ceremony at Rosebud Cemetery  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Photos from Monday's Memorial Day Ceremony at Rosebud Cemetery in Glenwood Springs. All images by Chelsea Self cself@postindependent.com.



Roaring Fork Valley students honored for environmental efforts  Aspen Times

The Community Office for Resource Efficiency, Clean Energy Economy for the Region, and the city of Aspen recently announced the winners of the ...



Glenwood Springs students, teacher see dreams come to life at Carnegie Hall  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Shanti Gruber shared a dream with many musicians: From age 5 on, she imagined performing at Carnegie Hall.Gruber, a trained classical pianist, has spent 10 ...



New Rifle mural shows the danger of processed foods  Aspen Times

YouthZone has unveiled its newest mural, as 20 local students worked side-by-side using art in Rifle to tell a story about the current state of the food industry.



Vince B. James  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Vincent B. James, 52, of New Castle, Colorado, went to be with the Lord on January 28th, 2018. He was born March 31st, 1965 in Sarasota, Florida, the son.



The Glenwood Springs football team won their first game due to error  9NEWS.com

Wanna take a moment and salute the resiliance of the Glenwood Springs High School football team. They got the first win of the season over the weekend.



Consistent Basalt High boys golf team finishes sixth at 3A state tournament  Aspen Times

BOULDER — At no point this season was the Basalt High School boys golf team particularly bad. At the same time, they never quite stood out, especially having ...



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 ...



Selfies: Officer Dietrich forms a lasting trust and bond with students  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

School Resource Officer Chris Dietrich started working for the Glenwood Springs Police Department in 2012 and has been the school resource officer for the last ...



Schools looking for new ways to celebrate diversity  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

When a group of mostly Latina students at Glenwood Springs High School formed a new club last year, the idea was to try to bring students from divergent ...



No safety concern at Glenwood Springs High School after student threat, police say  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

A student's alleged threat of violence at Glenwood Springs High School Tuesday was a serious matter and fellow students acted appropriately in reporting it, but ...



Glenwood sends 11 swimmers to state meet  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Competing Friday and Saturday at the Southwest League Championships at Colorado Mesa University, the Glenwood Springs Demons' girls swim and dive ...



Aspen, Basalt High represented on all-state teams for spring sports  Aspen Times

After its historic run to the state semifinals this spring, the Aspen High School girls soccer team had a pair of players named first team all-state in Class 3A.



Daring young man on the flying trapeze  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Jordan Tribble's father used to encourage him to try ballet. Tribble wasn't so sure about the tights. Instead, he spent his high school years on football, cross ...



High school curators and artists stage topical show at the Aspen Art Museum  Aspen Times

The Roaring Fork Valley's brightest young artists are making their voices heard in a new Aspen Art Museum exhibition that tackles LGBT representation, calls for ...



Whitworth resigns as Glenwood High football coach  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Rocky Whitworth, the longtime head football coach at Glenwood Springs High School, resigned from the top job Monday.In 14 years as the head coach of the ...



Glenwood Valley cheer gym a place where all can be part of the team  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Valley Athletics All Star Cheerleading is providing everyone from toddlers to teens, to those just looking to be included, with an opportunity to show ...



Glenwood High design teacher sees big hope in tiny home project  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Got a new washer/dryer set, stove or other domestic necessity you'd like to donate? Drop Steve Eaton an email at Glenwood Springs High School, and he will ...



Glenwood's Cooper Cornelius earns nomination to U.S. Ski Team's Alpine C Team  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Free from the stress of high school, and the constant traveling back and forth from Glenwood to Aspen every day for ski training, 2017 Glenwood Springs High ...



Glenwood girls stun Rifle on Senior Night  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

In a matchup of the No. 1 Rifle Bears - and back-to-back league champions - against the No. 2 Glenwood Springs Demons' girls basketball team in the 4A ...



High school musical: 'Anything Goes'  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

With more than 70 students coming together to put it on, Glenwood Springs High School's “Anything Goes” is a major production.The musical opens at GSHS ...



College becomes reality for Glenwood twins  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Keyla and Kenia Contreras share more than just a birthday. The fraternal twins – both seniors at Glenwood Springs High School – also share the dream of going ...



Glenwood Springs alumnus hits home run as Detroit Tigers trainer  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The new year brings a major change for a Glenwood Springs native. In January, Cody Derby, a 2012 Glenwood Springs High School graduate, begins working ...



Addie overcomes obstacles to graduate May 5  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

If statistics are to be believed, Christian Addie may not have had a bright future to look forward to. But Addie is out to buck the numbers. Although he.



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