• News, August 30th White River National Forest / O and G Drilling Plan Glenwood Springs– The White River National Forest has proposed reducing the amount of land in the White River National Forest that can be leased for oil and gas production. The agency has released a draft environmental impact statement looking at the proposal and alternatives, which ...
  • News, August 29th Glenwood Springs–Garfield County Commissioners and the Bureau of Land Management are still squabbling over buffer zones being proposed for protection of the Greater Sage Grouse. Commissioners say the zones fail to take into account the industrialized nature of many parts of the county and the fact that so few birds are found here. Glenwood Springs–Missouri ...
  • News, August 28th Glenwood Springs–The pilot that was killed in last weekend's plane crash near Steamboat Springs was on his way from Glenwood Springs to his hometown in Minnesota according to federal investigators. 36 year old Peter Nicholas Landherr was only person aboard the 1964 single-engine Piper when it crashed sometime between 4pm last Friday and 10am ...
  • Blinky the Clown – Dead at 91 DENVER (AP) – Russell Scott, who greeted countless Colorado children for decades as local television's “Blinky The Clown,” has died. His daughter says Scott died Monday from complications of pneumonia. He was 91. Scott's career as a clown grew from sketches he performed for children who came to see a miniature circus he had carved and displayed in ...
  • News, August 27th Plane Crash Victim From Glenwood Springs Steamboat Springs–The pilot killed in last weekend's plane crash near Steamboat Springs was from Glenwood Springs. According to reports from Routt County Coroner Rob Ryg, the pilot was indentified as 36 year old Peter Nicholas Landherr. Investigators say the plane crashed sometime between 4pm Friday and 10am Saturday ...
  • News, August 24th CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) – A University of Colorado spokeswoman says a criminal background check was done on theater shooting suspect James Holmes before the July 20 attack. Jacque Montgomery's statement is believed to be the first explicit public confirmation that a check was done on Holmes' background before the shootings ...
  • News, August 22nd EARTHQUAKE RATTLES ROARING FORK VALLEY Basalt–No damage was reported from yesterday's small earthquake that rattled a few dishes in the Roaring Fork Valley. The National Earthquake Information Center says the tremor centered north of Basalt, registered 3.3 on the Richter Scale. BATTLEMENT MESA/ANTERO LAWSUIT DISMISSED Battlement Mesa–The lawsuit filed by residents of Battlement Mesa trying ...
  • News, August 21st DEADLY CRASH ON THOMPSON CREEK ROAD A MAN WAS KILLED AND A WOMAN WAS SEVERELY INJURED IN A ROLLOVER CRASH YESTERDAY AFTERNOON ON THOMPSON CREEK ROAD OUTSIDE OF CARBONDALE. ACCORDING TO REPORTS FROM THE GARFIELD COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE AND A PITKIN COUNTY ROAD AND BRIDGE CREW WHO SAW THE ACCIDENT, THE NISSAN PATHFINDER WAS HEADED EAST ON COUNTY ROAD 108 ...
  • News, August 20th GARCO / CSU AIR STUDY APPROVED TO WHAT EXTENT DOES OIL AND GAS DRILLING AFFECT THE AIR WE BREATHE IN GARFIELD COUNTY? A TEAM OF SCIENTISTS AND RESEARCHERS FROM COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY HOPE TO FIND OUT OVER THE NEXT THREE YEARS. TODAY, THE GARFIELD COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED ONE MILLION DOLLARS OF A 1.8 ...
  • BE AWARE WHEN WALKING OR BIKING The Carbondale Police Department has recently received several reports of people being followed when walking or biking in Carbondale. These reports have been thoroughly investigated but no evidence has been found to support there was any malicious intent. The Carbondale Police Department reminds everyone to be safe when walking alone with these tips: Avoid walking alone whenever ...