• Grizzly Creek Fire Evacuations
    We will update this list as necessary. Bair Ranch Buck Point Drive Coffee Pot Road Coulter Creek Cottonwood Pass High Aspen Ranch Homestead Estates Lookout Mountain Lower River Road (Eagle County) No Name Spring Valley Ranch Sweetwater Pre-evacuation: Dotsero Mobile Home Park Two Rivers
  • List of Roads Closed Due to Grizzly Creek Fire
    We will continue to update this list as necessary. Other roads near any of the below are likely closed also, even if they are not on this list. Buck Point Road (Garfield County Road 78) Clinetop Mesa Road near New Castle (Forest Service Road 603) Coffee Pot Road (Garfield County Road 140) Cottonwood Pass Road in Eagle and Garfield counties. Coulter ...
  • Carbondale Food Distribution Canceled
    Carbondale—Today’s food distribution in Carbondale has been postponed because of the wildfire in Glenwood Canyon.  Officials with Lift Up say the closure of I-70 between Gypsum and Glenwood Springs prevented them from making deliveries.  Lift Up’s food distribution has been rescheduled for this Thursday from 2 to 4 pm at the Third Street Center.
  • Pine Gulch Fire Evacuations
    De Beque—The Pine Gulch Fire, burning on BLM land in remote, rugged areas of Garfield and Mesa Counties is fast approaching 30,000 acres. Garfield County issued evacuation orders for residences on County Roads 202, 204, 207, 209 and Clear Creek Road.  535 firefighters are currently assigned to the fire which was started by lightning July ...
  • Grizzly Creek Fire
    8/14 6:00AM update: Grizzly Creek Fire now 14,663 acres in size. Still zero containment. We’ll broadcast tonight’s 6:00 fire briefing on KMTS. 8/13 9:30PM update: Additional evacuations: Coffee Pot Road, Sweetwater Road, Lower River Road (Eagle County), Sweetwater Road. Pre-evacuation: Two Rivers and Dotsero Mobile Home Park. 8/12 2:00PM update: The fire is now 3,702 acres in ...
  • Four Mile Fire
    GLENWOOD SPRINGS—A brush fire in the Oak Meadows subdivision off of Four Mile Road has been put out. The fire broke out just after noon today prompting officials to put residents on South Oak Way on a pre-evacuation notice. Residents were told to collect their personal items and valuables and be prepared to leave. The ...
  • South Canyon Fire
    7:15PM: one lane is open westbound, both lanes eastbound are open. GLENWOOD SPRINGS—Authorities say the fire in South Canyon is mostly contained and most of the air support has been released. Two water-dropping helicopters are still on the scene.  The fire was first reported around 2:30 this afternoon on I-70 north of mile marker 111.  The ...
  • Brush Fire in South Canyon Closes I-70 in Both Directions
    08/06/20 Crews Remain On-site to monitor and put out hot spots and support the hand crews maintaining the fire lines. The Right lane of Westbound I-70 will remain closed at MM113 until fire operations are complete. 6:30PM Westbound I-70 has one lane open.  Expect traffic backup to continue. 6:15PM Eastbound I-70 is now open.  Expect heavy traffic backups. 4:40PM (From C-DOT): “Cottonwood Pass ...
  • Colorado High School Football Delayed Until Spring 2021
    DENVER (AP) – Colorado’s high school football season has been postponed to next spring because of the coronavirus. With schools gearing up to reopen, the Colorado High School Activities Association said Tuesday that the academic year’s football games will start March 4. There will be a shortened seven-week schedule, down from the usual 10 weeks. ...
  • Glenwood Springs Outdoor Recreation Workshop Planned
    GLENWOOD SPRINGS—Glenwood Springs is looking to boost it’s economy even more through assets that already exist. City officials are planning a three-day virtual workshop next week on outdoor recreation and community vitality. Glenwood Springs is one of 10 communities that were chosen to take part in the “Recreation Economy for Rural Communities” planning assistance program. ...