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.
White River National Forest Supervisor Scott Fitzwilliams brushed an ant off his neck Tuesday, then started … more
BATTLEMENT MESA — A citizens group on Monday called on fellow Battlement Mesa residents to join them in … more
Homeowners at a golf course subdivision south of Glenwood Springs are waiting to see if a judge upholds jury and … more
A cleanup and reclamation of two abandoned former uranium mines about 14 miles northeast of Meeker is entering its … more
Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman is cheering a ruling blocking implementation of new federal … more
GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A judge on Thursday set a Nov. 5 preliminary hearing in the cases of a Parachute couple … more
GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A judge on Thursday set a Nov. 5 preliminary hearing in the cases of a Parachute … more
A judge today set a Nov. 5 preliminary hearing in the cases of a Parachute couple charged in connection with their … more
A proposal by Ursa Resources to drill some 53 wells in the unincorporated community of Battlement Mesa is scheduled … more
A new federal effort to accommodate mineral development while protecting the renowned red-rock landscape around … more
GLENWOOD SPRINGS — After more than five months of treatment, a New Castle man accused of killing his father … more
The Bureau of Land Management is warning against reading too much into the fact that it is considering retention of … more
The Bureau of Land Management has finalized an oil and gas management plan in northwest Colorado that includes a … more
Rifle city officials who already had their hands full trying to control costs on a $28 million water treatment … more
Fans of fluoridation have a Colorado dentist to thank for doing the initial work connecting fluoride to teeth … more
Firefighters working on the ground and in the air were able to save two homes from burning in a 130-acre wildfire … more
Supporters of coal development said a possible increase in federal royalty rates could deal a devastating blow to … more
Supporters of coal development on Tuesday said a possible increase in federal royalty rates would deal one more … more
A study released this week cites widespread concern in Colorado as the state awaits new federal ozone rules that … more
RIFLE — Mission: Accomplished. … more