• News, April 16th GLENWOOD MOBILE HOME PARK SHOOTING Glenwood Springs—A Glenwood Springs man is in jail for allegedly shooting his girlfriend in the head early Tuesday at a South Grand Avenue mobile home park. According to reports from the Glenwood Springs Police Department, someone from the home called around 12:30 AM to say a shooting had taken place. ...
  • Work Zone Safety If you haven’t noticed yet, construction on our highways has begun again. It is happening everywhere in Colorado as well as here in Garfield County as Road and Bridge Crews begin to repair the damage caused by the ice and snow of a long winter.   April 7-11 is National Work Zone Awareness Week. This year’s theme ...
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  • News, April 1st COLORADO GUN LAWS CHALLENGED IN COURT DENVER (AP) – Colorado attorneys defended the state’s new gun restrictions against a lawsuit to overturn them, saying the laws balance Second Amendment rights and public safety concerns. But an attorney representing gun rights advocates says the laws are based on emotion and not data to prove they are ...
  • News, March 26th EAGLE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED, FINED FOR SMUGGLING FOSSILS CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – A Colorado man has been sentenced to two years of supervised probation after he pleaded guilty to conspiring to smuggle fossils from China into the U.S.  Rick Rolater of Eagle was also fined $25,000 for selling fossils through two galleries, one of them in ...
  • News, March 25th BODIES FROM OURAY COUNTY PLANE CRASH SPOTTED Montrose—No one survived last Saturday’s plane crash in Ridgeway Reservoir.  Authorities confirmed they found the five victims still inside the wreckage of the Socata TBM700.  The turboprop is partially buried in silt and is about 60 feet below the surface.  An aviation salvage team will pull the wreckage from ...
  • News, March 21st GARCO COMMISSIONER TO TESTIFY BEFORE CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Glenwood Springs—-Garfield County Commissioner Tom Jankovsky is heading back to Washington, D.C. to talk to Congress about several important wildlife issues.  Of particular interest is the sage grouse and the impact and endangered listing would have on communities like Garfield County and neighboring areas.  Jankovsky says he got a ...
  • News, March 20th MEMORIAL SET FOR NEW CASTLE POLICE CHIEF New Castle—Memorial services for New Castle Police Chief Chris Sadler will be held Saturday, March 29th at Coal Ridge High School at noon.   A large crowd is expected fill the gymnasium for the memorial that is open to the public. Last Saturday, Sadler collapsed at his home and later ...
  • LEAP Qualifying households may still apply for the Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) until April 30. This annual financial assistance program, which runs from November through April each winter with an increased maximum potential benefit of $1,300, is designed to aid in reducing household energy bills by paying a portion of the cost of home heating ...
  • CARBONDALE FIRE Response to Fire ALARM at the carbondale library At 5:54 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, 2014, Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District responded to the Carbondale Library at 320 Sopris Ave, for a report of a fire alarm. Upon arrival, the firefighters could hear the fire alarm going off inside the building and see water flowing out from under a bathroom door. A small ...