• Major Highway Impact for Today’s Pro Challenge Monarch Pass Closed for Several Hours GUNNISON — Stage Three of the USA Pro Challenge is taking the riders 96 miles from Gunnison over 11,312 foot Monarch Pass to Salida, and then back to Monarch Pass, with a finish atop Monarch Mountain. Today’s route will impact the following state highways and county roads between 10:55 a.m. and 6 p.m.: STATE: U.S. 50 from ...
  • Plans are Underway to Redevelop Historic Iron Mountain Hot Springs in Glenwood Springs Owners envision a family pool and four smaller relaxation pools on the bank of the Colorado River at the site of the former Iron Springs Spa in Glenwood Springs.    Glenwood Springs, Colo. (Aug. 19, 2014) — Already known far and wide as a premiere mineral hot springs destination, Glenwood Springs may soon have another option ...
  • Highway Impacts for Today’s Pro Challenge Route includes Two Mountain Passes ASPEN — Stage Two of the USA Pro Challenge takes the riders on a 105.4-mile race from Aspen to Mt. Crested Butte today, impacting three state highways and several local and county roads. Drivers should anticipate road closures or traffic stops beginning in Aspen at 10:30 a.m. and continuing along the route until 4 p.m. in ...
  • Highway Impacts begin for Pro Challenge Bike Race ASPEN — The USA Pro Challenge gets underway with the Aspen Circuit Race today. State Highway 82 will be impacted from about 1 p.m. to approximately 5 p.m. No vehicular traffic will be able to access Aspen or Snowmass during this time. SPECIFIC ROAD IMPACTS SH 82: Main Street through Aspen and west to Owl Creek Road; Traffic ...
  • KMTS NEWS BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Attorneys for a Parachute man accused of murdering a teacher in Montana’s oil patch want his accomplice to appear as a defense witness when the case goes to trial. Twenty-five-year-old Michael Keith Spell could face life in prison if convicted in the 2012 killing of 43-year-old Sherry Arnold. His accomplice, Lester Van Waters, ...
  • Rifle Centennial Park Concert Series Continues with San Diego’s Foxfield Four The Rifle Centennial Park Concert Series continues with San Diego’s Foxfield Four, Saturday, August 16 at 7pm at the Centennial Park Pavilion in Rifle. Led by the classically trained pianist, David James, Foxfield Four is a pop-rock, piano-driven spectacle in the tradition of Ben Folds and Jerry Lee Lewis, whose energy and prowess on stage reminds ...
  • Installation of New Overhead Signage in Glenwood Canyon To begin on Wednesday Night August 13, 2014 – Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 – Night Work Scheduled in an Effort to Minimize Delays. EAGLE/GARFIELD COUNTIES —New and improved overhead signs are scheduled to be installed in Glenwood Canyon this week.  The first sign will be hung over the Hanging Lake Tunnel portal and will be installed on Wednesday and Thursday, August 13-14. ...
  • USA Pro Tour Will Impact Airport Airport staff, Airlines, Hotels, RFTA, Working to Minimize Traveler Impact (Aspen, CO)When Stage 1 of the USA Pro Challenge begins in Aspen next week the resort’s major artery to the airport will be closed for four hours. Highway 82 from Aspen to the Airport will be closed on Monday, August 18th between 1 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Brush and Owl Creek roads will also be ...
  • KMTS NEWS 8-12-14 GLENWOOD SPRINGS (AP) — An aide to Gov. John Hickenlooper says the governor doesn’t want western Colorado to lose future revenue because of a proposal to settle lawsuits over drilling on the Roan Plateau. Hickenlooper’s planning and budget director gave his assurances in a letter to Republican state Rep. Bob Rankin of Carbondale. ASPEN (AP) — ...
  • Already Gone Takes the Stage for Music on the Mountain GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 12, 2014) — Music on the Mountain, the mountain-top concert series at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, continues on Sat., Aug. 16, with rock band Already Gone. Guests can ride the tram or bus free from the floor of the Roaring Fork Valley with the donation of a canned food item for ...