NEWS, MAY 4TH Garfield County–The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office is getting an increasing number of reports of men running around naked in public and committing lewd acts. Several incidents have been reported since September of 2008, most recently along the Rio Grande Trail near Catherine’s Store.
Aspen–Emergency phone service in Aspen was restored late last ...
NEWS, MAY 3RD ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – Three rangers and three ranchers are on
their way up a mountain near Aspen to carve up cattle found frozen
in a cabin before the carcasses thaw. Bill Kight of the U.S. Forest
Service says the group started out this morning with plans to cut
up the remains and scatter them. Air Force Academy cadets
NEWS, MAY 1ST Aspen–A fire ban remains in effect in Pitkin County. Despite a recent spate of wet weather, officials with the Incident Management Team say the fire danger is still high in the upper valley. The ban prohibits open fire pits, firewoarks and smoking outdoors. Prescribed burns are allowed for agricultural ...
NEWS, APRIL 30TH Glenwood Springs–Local and federal authorities are looking for the man who robbed the downtown U.S. Bank in Glenwood Springs last Friday afternoon. The white man, described to be in his late 40’s, handed a note to a teller saying he had a gun and wanted cash. He drove off in an ...
NEWS, APRIL 27TH Glenwood Springs–The consolidation plan of the Glenwood Springs, Rifle and Burning Mountain fire districts is coming together. The plan has strong support among the chiefs but some officials in the respective cities have expressed come reservations. Glenwood Springs Mayor Matt Steckler believes the plan will work but is concerned about the ...
NEWS, APRIL 26TH BOULDER, Colo. (AP) – The pizza President Barack Obama ordered
during an unplanned visit to a Boulder bar has been renamed his
honor. The Sink’s “Sinkza” is now named the P.O.T.U.S pie. It’s
topped with pepperoni, sausage, green pepper, black olives and
DENVER (AP) – Colorado lawmakers are finalizing the last details
of a $7.4 billion spending plan for next ...
NEWS, APRIL 25TH Glenwood Springs–Four men and one woman are in the running to become the next superintendent of the Roaring Fork Re-1 School District. Three finalists will be named soon and interviews are set to begin next Monday. Judy Haptonstall’s successor will be hired by June 1st.
Aspen–The Pitkin County Board of Commissioners is ...
NEWS, APRIL 24TH ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – The U.S. Forest Service has posted warning
signs around a cabin near Conundrum Hot Springs, warning that
there’s a bunch of frozen, dead cows inside. The cows wandered into
the cabin over the winter and died when they couldn’t escape.
Rangers are trying to figure out how to best get rid of the
carcasses — possibly ...
NEWS, APRIL 23RD CARBONDALE, Colo. (AP) – Conservationists are criticizing a
proposed settlement with two natural gas companies accused of
rigging auctions of four gas leases on federal land. Gunnison
Energy Corp. and SG Interests were accused of agreeing in 2005 not
to compete against each other in the auctions. Conservation groups
call the $275,000 settlement a “wrist slap.”
DENVER (AP) – A Colorado ...
NEWS, APRIL 20TH Glenwood Springs–The historic Colorado River Water Cooperative agreement that was unveiled a year ago is close to being finalized. Glenwood Springs city attorney Karl Hanlon says all the major stakeholders hope to sign the agreement by this summer.
Glenwood Springs–The Glenwood Springs city council unanimously approved over a dozen conditions to pave the way ...