Kaitlin Kenney, R.I.P.: Young musician's body found in Grand Canyon, positively identified

In January, we told you about the search for Kaitlin Kenney, a 21-year-old Denver-area musician who'd gone missing while traveling with a group in the Grand Canyon.

At the time, her mom expressed resignation rather than hope for a positive outcome, and unfortunately, she was right. Late last month, a body was discovered, and it's now been positively identified as Kenney.

Details and photos of a remarkable young woman below.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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