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News, March 13th

OBAMA THREATENS VETO OF TIPTON’S WATER RIGHTS BILL Washington, D.C.—Despite growing support on Capitol Hill for Scott Tipton’s Water Rights Protection Act, the legislation may be in trouble.  While the bill is being debated, President Obama has threatened to veto … Continue reading

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News, March 12th

CYBERBULLYING BILL PASSED BY HOUSE Denver—Bullying or intimidating someone with a text or facebook message is closer to being outlawed in Colorado. House lawmakers passed a bill on a 54-10 vote that would make it a misdemeanor to “inflict serious … Continue reading

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Cash & Season Pass Prizes, Spring and Puppies, Hot Tubs and Hot Tricks!

Crystal River Spas Spring Thing – It’s sunny and time to celebrate a successful winter and the coming of spring with a growing hot tub jump sponsored by Crystal River Spas. Enjoy watching athletes show their steezy skills as they … Continue reading

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Roaring Fork Business Resource Center Partners with CMC for Spring 2014 Business Seminar Series

Roaring Fork Business Resource Center and Colorado Mountain College present their Spring Business Seminar Series, brought to you by KMTS 99.1 FM. Seminars are held at various CMC locations in Rifle, Glenwood Springs, Carbondale and Aspen. Each session is $40. … Continue reading

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Melanoma Awareness Day 2014 – An Event to Create Awareness.

On Saturday March 1st, Sunlight Mountain Resort hosted the 6th Annual Melanoma Awareness Day in honor of Brad Lanpher. Dr. Karen Nern, a dermatologist who works with Vail Dermatology donated her time by screening for skin cancer. She visited with … Continue reading

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RFBRC Announces Major 2014 Sponsors

Glenwood Springs, CO (March 7, 2014) – The Roaring Fork Business Resource Center is proud to announce our major 2014 sponsors: CMNM (Colorado Mountain News Media)/Aspen Times, Post Independent and Rifle Citizen Telegram, Garfield County, KMTS Radio and KREXTV as … Continue reading

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BHS Crowns Another State Champion: Junior Aiden Adams Wins State Speech Championship

Aidan Adams, a junior at Basalt High School, won the 3A Impromptu Speaking state championship at the State Speech and Debate Tournament held at Heritage High School in Denver.  Impromptu Speaking is the largest event in the tournament with 40 … Continue reading

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POSSIBLE ARSON

On February 26, 2014 at approximately 7:00 PM a vehicle fire was reported at the Gould Construction equipment storage area. The piece of heavy equipment was an earth mover (627 CAT Scraper), located at 5033 County Road 154 just south … Continue reading

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New Library Website Now Live!

The Garfield County Libraries are pleased to announce the launch today of its new website showcasing a new layout, easier access for smartphone and tablet users as well as an array of other new features at: www.gcpld.org. A link to … Continue reading

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Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Extends Hours for the Spring Break Season

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is extending its hours for the spring break season starting Friday, March 7. The park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. … Continue reading

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