• News, March 11th   SEARCH FOR ASPEN MAN CONTINUES AT HIGHLANDS   Aspen—The search for a missing local skier resumed this morning at Aspen Highlands. Jeff Walker was reported overdue by concerned friends this past Saturday.  The well known wine connoisseur had his ski pass scanned last Thursday around noon.  On Saturday several friends began to worry when they found some ...
  • News, March 8th DECLINING BIGHORN SHEEP IN MAROON BELLS-SNOWMASS ASPEN (AP) – The population of Colorado's bighorn sheep herds in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness has plummeted over the past 15 years and wildlife officials want to know why. The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Division captured 10 bighorn rams last week and outfitted them with tracking collars. Officials are ...
  • News, March 7th GLENWOOD/HWY 82 ACCESS CONTROL PLAN HEARING Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Springs City Council is hoping for a more civil, constructive discussion tonight on the controversial Access Control Plan for the city and Highway 82. Tonight's council meeting begins at 7 with the public hearing on the plan scheduled for 7:35. The last big discussion turned ...
  • News, March 6th TIPTON GRILLS AG SECRETARY ON SKI AREA WATER RIGHTS Washington, D.C.–Uncle Sam should leave ski resorts' privately held and paid for water rights alone. So says Western Slope Congressman Scott Tipton who grilled Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack this week over the federal government's attempts to take control of water rights by requiring ski areas to ...
  • News, March 5th HUGE PILEUP SHUTS DOWN I-70 IN SUMMIT COUNTY Summit County–Remarkably, no one was seriously hurt in yesterday's massive, vehicle pileup involving over 50 vehicles on I-70 in Summit County. According to the Colorado State Patrol, heavy snow, icy roads and high winds led to two separate chain reaction smash ups. The first one, involving 25 ...
  • News, March 4th DENVER (AP) – Two Colorado Senate committees are starting work today on a package of Democratic gun-control measures that already have cleared the House. Those include limits on ammunition magazines and expanded background checks to include private sales and online purchases. DENVER (AP) – The Jackson County coroner has identified the victim of an avalanche over ...
  • News, March 1st GARCO COMMISSIONER ANGRY OVER PITCO DRILLING MEETING IN CARBONDALE Glenwood Springs–Garfield County Commissioner Tom Jankovsky says Pitkin County's move to host an anti-Thompson Divide drilling hearing at Carbondale Town Hall was arrogant and disrespectful. He says for another county to organize a major meeting in someone else's jurisdiction is wrong. About 500 people turned ...
  • News, February 28th HUGE CROWD JAMS C'DALE TOWN HALL TO SAY NO TO DRILLING IN THOMPSON DIVIDE Carbondale–The Carbondale Town Hall was bursting at the seams last night as close to 500 people showed up to voice their concerns about the prospect of energy development in the Thompson Divide. The resounding sentiment was dead set against drilling of ...
  • News, February 27th THOMPSON DIVIDE MEETING TONIGHT IN CARBONDALE Carbondale–Tonight, a public meeting dealing with possible drilling activity in the Thompson Divide is being held at Carbondale Town Hall. Representatives from the gas industry will be joined by the Bureau of Land Management, the Forest Service and local citizen groups. Pitkin County is hosting the meeting that ...
  • News, February 26th GLENWOOD AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEBATE Glenwood Springs–Glenwood Springs' affordable housing requirement for new development projects may be suspended even longer. The city council is considering an extension of the suspension that was implemented two years ago when the recession hit and the real estate market collapsed. ANOTHER CANDIDATE FOR ASPEN MAYOR Aspen–The man with one name, ...