• NEWS, OCTOBER 24TH DE BEQUE, Colo. (AP) – A 62-year-old man has died from a fall while he was mountain biking in western Colorado. The Mesa County Coroner’s office says Rifle resident Steven D. Chesley died from a blunt-force neck injury after the accident Friday near De Beque. Authorities say Chesley was an accomplished mountain biker and was wearing a helmet but hit ...
  • NEWS, OCTOBER 21ST Glenwood Springs–A rollover accident near CMC’s Spring Valley campus claimed the life of a teenaged girl. State Troopers say the 18 year old girl was from Aurora, Colorado. Three other teens in the car were seriously injured. Troopers say drugs and alcohol may have been factors. Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood City ...
  • NEWS, OCTOBER 20TH Glenwood Springs–City leaders from Glenwood Springs to Rifle voted last night to consider a consultant’s recommendation to form a fire authority in an effort to improve emergency services and cooperation. Silt–The B-L-M will be doing prescribed burns today to improve vegetation and wildfire safety. The burns will be taking place south of Silt and ...
  • NEWS, OCTOBER 19TH Glenwood Springs–The hunter who got lost on the flattops last weekend is from New Castle. 65 year old Dudley Blaylock was rescued by a helicopter a little more than a mile and a half from his original campsite. Glenwood Springs–Colorado Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia visited Garfield County yesterday to promote childhood literacy. ...
  • NEWS, OCTOBER 18TH Glenwood Springs–The Garfield County man who got lost while hunting on the Flattops was found alive yesterday afternoon. The 65 year old man was spotted by a Colorado Army National Guard Helicopter. The man was flown to Valley View Hospital for treatment. His name and condition have not been ...
  • NEWS, OCTOBER 17TH Garfield County– Search and rescue crews in Garfield County have been busy the ...
  • Search Continues for Man Who Fell Out of Fishing Boat GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. – The Garfield County Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call at 3:51 p.m. Friday, October 14th, 2011 of a missing person in the Colorado River. The caller reported that his friend\’s boat ...
  • NEWS, OCTOBER 13TH Carbondale–Colorado U.S. Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet are urging the Interior and Agriculture departments to consider the impacts of oil and gas drilling in the Thompson Divide area before the B-L-M makes a final decision. The decision revolved around a 32-thousand acre parcel that is controlled by the U.S. Forest Service. Glenwood Springs–Voters ...
  • NEWS, OCTOBER 12TH ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – The Aspen City Council has voted to ban plastic bags from its two grocery stores and place a 20-cent fee on paper bags. Basalt has already approved a fee of 20 cents on plastic and paper bags, and Carbondale has been moving toward a ban on plastic bags. The Boulder City Council is considering a ...
  • NEWS, OCTOBER 11TH Glenwood Springs–Police chiefs in Carbondale, Glenwood Springs and Basalt publicly responded for the first time to defend the school resource officer program in the Roaring Fork Re-1 School District. The S-R-O program has been criticized by local immigrant rights groups for working with federal authorities. Aspen–Officials in Aspen are asking the state water court ...