Covers energy and natural resource issues, and serves as a regional reporter based out of western Garfield County.
Bachelor’s degrees in political science and communications, minor in Spanish, University of Akron, Ohio.
Dennis was born and grew up in Ohio, and worked in reporting and editorial page jobs at newspapers in Medina and Canton, Ohio, before moving to Colorado in 1989. Over more than 18 years he served as managing editor and in other newsroom positions at what is now the Glenwood Springs Post Independent before joining The Daily Sentinel in 2008.
Dennis is married to Joyce Webb, a professional ceramicist. No kids, one real dog and one Chihuahua. Enjoys mountain climbing, running, biking, hiking, back-country skiing, travel, photography, reading, collecting and playing stringed musical instruments. Long-suffering Cleveland professional sports fan who was there in person for The Drive, but not as a Broncos fan.
With a setting sun lighting the waters of Harvey Gap Reservoir, a group of Limon High School students Thursday … more
Colorado’s top environmental official said Thursday that it’s too early to say Williams will not be … more
Williams will face no fine in connection with a natural gas liquids leak up Parachute Creek northwest of Parachute … more
A conservation group says the Bureau of Land Management should stop authorizing further energy development in and … more
Williams will face no fine in connection with a natural gas liquids leak northwest of Parachute as long as it … more
Benzene levels in Parachute Creek have shown consistent reductions in recent days, according to test results. … more
Draft ozone readings this winter in Rio Blanco County put the county on track to be in violation of federal … more
Ozone levels in Rio Blanco County have violated federal limits, the first time that’s happened in western … more
Garfield County officials are overhauling the county’s land-use review process, an action that a critic says … more
Ever since the Colorado Department of Transportation erected wildlife fencing along Colorado Highway 82 in the … more
A state regulator recently acknowledged the lack of clarity over what agency, if any, regulates pipelines like the … more
Colorado Highway 133 near Paonia Reservoir has reopened to two-way traffic as work continued after rockfall closed … more
MEEKER — This town’s old elementary school, built of hand-hewn stone through the Work Projects … more
A decade-old Colorado program allows Marcus Bebb-Jones to seek to serve his murder sentence in his native country … more
Williams has suspended construction on a $200 million addition to its natural gas processing facility outside … more
Opponents of drilling in the 220,000-acre Thompson Divide area won a minor victory this week when SG Interests said … more
The Clifton Water District said Tuesday it has been monitoring the benzene contamination in Parachute Creek, but … more
A Delta County citizens group plans to undertake its own air quality testing in hopes of establishing baseline … more
The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission approved a $150,000 fine Monday against Antero Resources in … more
Falling boulders including one as big as a dump truck have forced the closure of Colorado Highway 133 south of … more