From the KMTS News Room:

    • BLM Seeks Nominations to NW Colorado Resource Advisory Council SILT, Colo. — The Bureau of Land Management’s Northwest Colorado District is seeking public nominations for five open positions on its Resource Advisory Council, which advises the District on public land issues. The Northwest Resource Advisory Council consists of 15 citizens with diverse interests in public land management, including conservationists, ranchers, outdoor recreationists, state and local ...
    • Michael Steiner Joins Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Steiner is the former broker/co-owner of Rothberg & Steiner in Aspen.  He started his real estate career in Center City Philadelphia before moving to Aspen 18 years ago. Today, he manages and advises some of the world’s wealthiest clients.   “To expand his network and resources, Steiner chose to join with one of the most powerful ...
    • New Laws, Misunderstanding Old Laws Create Tax Return Angst Most of the 750 regulatory changes made to the tax code in 2013 didn’t make headlines, but that doesn’t mean taxpayers won’t notice a change when they file their tax returns. “Understanding how changes in the tax code and life changes impact their tax situation can keep taxpayers from leaving money on the table at tax ...
    • Colorado Department of Transportation I-70 West, Denver Glenwood Springs – News Update Tunnel Safety Metering may be implemented along the I-70 mountain corridor prior to the Eisenhower Tunnel during peak travel times along I-70 eastbound. This type of metering is used sparingly in this area but when implemented, it is done so for safety reasons. Due to the lack of shoulders and pull offs inside the tunnel, ...
    • February Carbondale Card Offerings The Carbondale Card is valid from January 1st, 2014 through December 31st, 2014. Cards are only $25 each, and can be purchased from the Carbondale Chamber located in the Third Street Center, or from key retail locations, including Radio CMC and It's My Party.  See below for the February 2014 Savings, Discounts, and Specials. For more ...
    • Alleged driver in fatal hit-and-run crash to becharged in Larimer County On January 25, 2014, the Colorado State Patrol was notified of a crash involving a passenger car and a bicycle on the northbound I-25 frontage road, just north of the Windsor exit. The driver of the passenger vehicle failed to stop and fled the scene of the crash. The bicyclist, Ernesto Jorge Wiedenbrug, was transported to ...
    • I-70 Mountain Corridor Peak Travel Time Metering Tunnel Safety Metering may be implemented along the I-70 mountain corridor prior to the Eisenhower Tunnel during peak travel times along I-70 eastbound. This type of metering is used sparingly in this area but when implemented, it is done so for safety reasons. Due to the lack of shoulders and pull offs inside the tunnel, ...
    • Rob Glassmire for Garfield County Coroner   I am announcing my candidacy for the office of Garfield County Coroner – Republican.  In my 11 years as a Garfield County Sheriff’s Deputy, four of which have been as a criminal investigator, I have realized the importance of a thorough and comprehensive medicolegal death investigation.   The coroner has a duty to treat the deceased and their surviving loved ...
    • Mountain Rescue Aspen deployed to search for overdue skiers Pitkin County, Colorado – 2/5/14 – On 2/5/14, at approximately 7:56 PM, Aspen Pitkin County Communications received a phone call from a woman reporting that her husband and brother-in-law were overdue after leaving Snowmass Village on a cross country skiing adventure on the Government Trail. The “Government Trail” is a commonly used trail that spans approximately 9 miles between ...
    • COUNTY SHERIFFS OF COLORADO SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Sheriff Vallario announced today that County Sheriffs of Colorado, Inc. (CSOC), the state Sheriffs Association, will award a $500 scholarship to a deserving Garfield County student next spring.  CSOC established the scholarship program in 1978.  Since then, this effort has continued as a meaningful expression of the sheriffs’ confidence in and respect for education and ...

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