• News, May 6th GLENWOOD CANYON BIKE PATH CLOSED Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Canyon bike path is closed from the Shoshone Power Plant to the Hanging Lake Rest Area due to high water. Officials with C-DOT say it will remain closed until further notice. According to the latezt measurements, the Colorado River below Glenwood Springs is running at just ...
  • USDA and DOI Green Light Conservation Practices for Farmers Ranchers and Landowners in Five Lesser Prairie-Chicken States Contact: USDA Office of Communications   (202) 720-4623 Interior Office of Communications (202) 208-6416 USDA and Interior Department Green Light Conservation Practices for Farmers, Ranchers and Landowners inFive Lesser Prairie-Chicken States WASHINGTON, May 2, 2014 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior today announced that farmers, ranchers and landowners implementing Farm Service Agency (FSA) ...
  • News, May 2nd COLORADO INSURANCE OFFICIALS REVIEWING RURAL/URBAN RATING DISCREPANCIES Denver—Colorado insurance regulators have been taking a look at why health insurance premiums vary so widely between urban and rural areas, and they’re releasing some of their findings today. The Colorado Division of Insurance is responding to complaints from mountain areas where health insurance premiums under the new ...
  • News, April 29th FEDERAL COURT RULING TODAY A VICTORY FOR SNOWMASS SKI AREA DENVER (AP) – A federal appeals court has upheld a U.S. Forest Service decision allowing new ski terrain on Burnt Mountain in the Snowmass ski area.  The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday rejected a challenge by the environmental group Ark ...
  • News April 28th NEW YORK (AP) – Passengers flying Frontier Airlines will now have to pay extra to place carry-on bags in overhead bins or for advance seat assignments. The move comes as the Denver-based airline transforms itself into a fee-dependent airline, similar to Spirit Airlines or Allegiant Air – the only other U.S. carriers to charge such ...
  • Garfield Clean Energy rebate offer Garfield Clean Energy and Glenwood Springs Electric are offering a new round of rebates to help pay for energy efficiency upgrades. The rebates can be used by households and businesses from Glenwood Springs to Parachute. Limited funding is available on a first-come, first served basis. The energy experts at CLEER can provide free energy coaching to help people ...
  • News, April 25th STATE HEALTH CARE C.E.O. SAYS ENROLLMENT IN OBAMACARE ON TRACK Durango—Connect for Health Colorado Chief Patty Fontneau says the state is on track to meet enrollment goals for the year.  She tells state lawmakers 128 thousand people have signed up for private plans and another 178 thousand have signed up for coverage through Medicaid.  Fontneau however ...
  • News, April 24th SEPARATE TRIALS POSSIBLE IN PFISTER MURDER CASE Aspen—Attorneys for the three people facing first degree murder charges in the death of lifelong Aspen resident Nancy Pfister may ask the judge for two separate trials.  Though the charge would be the same, attorneys say the circumstances and the roles played by Katherine Carpenter and husband and wife ...
  • News, April 23rd CHARGES DROPPED IN GLENWOOD SHOOTING DEATH Glenwood Springs—Murder charges have been dropped against a Glenwood Springs man in last week’s shooting death of his girlfriend. Ninth Judicial District Attorney Sherry Caloia says she doesn’t have enough evidence to hold 28 year old James McCabe Mallin on attempted first degree murder. Mallin was arrested April 15th ...
  • News, April 18th GW COUNCIL HELPS OUT HANGING LAKE Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Springs City Council agreed to reallocate 25 thousand dollars in tourism funds to help the White River National Forest and the Colorado State Patrol with traffic and crowd control at Hanging Lake. Hanging Lake attracts over 130 thousand tourists annually and has a big impact on traffic ...