NEWS, MARCH 22ND Glenwood Springs–The British man accused of murdering his wife and dumping her body in remote part of Garfield County will be tried for first degree murder. 48 year old Marcus Bebb-Jones was ordered to stand trial in the 14 year old case. No trial date has been set.
Parachute–Investigators in ...
NEWS, MARCH 21ST A marijuana proposal aimed at training people who
work in medical marijuana businesses has cleared the Colorado
Senate. The Senate voted 24-11 Wednesday in favor of a “responsible
medical marijuana vendor” designation. The optional designation
would allow pot shops to train employees in state marijuana
regulation and how to spot fake marijuana cards. In exchange, the
businesses could get a break ...
NEWS, MARCH 20TH Glenwood Springs–A former Colorado State Senator is one of the five finalists named for the Garfield County Manager’s job. The other candidates include two county government professionals from New Mexico, a Finance specialist from Oklahoma and a government consultant from Kansas.
Glenwood Springs–The Garfield County Board of Commissioners sent a letter today to the ...
NEWS, MARCH 19TH DENVER (AP) – A challenge to Colorado’s law allowing concealed
gun permits for residents only is going before a federal appeals
court. Arguments are scheduled Monday afternoon before a three-judge
panel of the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in a case involving
Washington resident Gray Peterson. A federal judge last year tossed
out Peterson’s lawsuit filed against Denver and ...
Heavy Traffic This Weekend at the Eagle County Airport Eagle County officials are advising travelers Airport traffic is expected to be heavy on Saturday and Sunday March 17 and 18 between 10:00AM and 2:00PM.
Passengers are encouraged to arrive at the airport two hours ahead of their scheduled departure to allow additional time for check-in and security screening.
For flight status information ...
NEWS, MARCH 16TH Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Springs City Council voted last night to endorse a letter to the Bureau of Land Management opposing oil and gas drilling on the Thompson Divide. The vote was 4 to 3.
Glenwood Springs–Law enforcement agencies across the state are gearing up for a busy Saint Patrick’s Day weekend. ...
NEWS, MARCH 15TH Rifle – The Garfield Re-2 school board has voted to switch to a four-day school week for students starting in August. The board voted 4-1 to accept the plan for students to attend class four days per week, for longer hours each day. The
Post Independent reports the school board will decide later this
spring on details ...