Glenwood Springs—Garfield County officials say the need for a detox center is critical. Currently, local law enforcement officers have to send intoxicated individuals to neighboring communities with proper detox facilities. The biggest obstacle is funding. Silt Police Chief Levy Burris suggests a small sales tax to be earmarked for a detox center.
Glenwood Springs—Garfield county ...
GARCO, BLM NEEDING PUBLIC FEEDBACK ON POTENTIAL DRILLING PLANS
Glenwood Springs—Concerned citizens are encouraged to comment on a couple of oil and gas-related issues in Garfield County. Next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, the Bureau of Land Management is hosting public meetings on a Draft Environmental Impact Statement analyzing 65 existing oil and gas leases in the ...
CARBONDALE POT SHOP ROBBERY
CARBONDALE. (AP) — Police arrested four young men accused of robbing a Carbondale marijuana shop as employees unlocked the door.The men were arrested after a manhunt by Carbondale police, Garfield County sheriff’s deputies and officers from the Glenwood Springs Police Department.Police say two of the men went inside Sweet Leaf Pioneer ...
Here are the latest scores from today’s sports events:
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Final( 4) Iowa St.84Buffalo63
Final( 7) Oklahoma78( 9) Villanova55
RAFTA BUS CRASH TRIAL BEGINS IN PITKIN COUNTY
Aspen—It’s been over two years since passengers on a RAFTA bus were injured in a crash involving a tractor-trailer on Highway 82. Today marks their first day in court to find out who was at fault in the October 26th, 2013 rollover accident near Catherine Store. According to ...
CONTROVERSY, SPECULATION, ACCUSATIONS OVER GLENWOOD MGR JOB
Glenwood Springs—Today is Jeff Hecksel’s last day as the City Manager of Glenwood Springs, a position he has held for 11 years. Former Garfield County Manager and Attorney Drew Gorgey was hired as the interim City Manager with a 4 to 1 vote during the consent agenda last night. ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The legal system may not resolve the question of whether the fatal shooting of three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic was an act of domestic terrorism. Robert Dear faces state charges of first-degree murder. But the federal criminal code has no specific charge for crimes considered domestic terrorism. That means ...
ASPEN MAYOR FLYING TO PARIS FOR CLIMATE SUMMIT
ASPEN (AP) — Aspen Mayor Steve Skadron is heading to Paris this week to take part in the global climate change conference, bringing with him the perspective of a town reliant on both snow and luxury. Skadron is flying to France tomorrow to spend six days at and ...
COLORADO SPRINGS PLANNED PARENTHOOD SHOOTER GOING TO COURT
Colorado Springs—The man accused in Friday’s bloody shooting rampage that left three people dead inside a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic will be formally advised of the charges against him today. 57 year old Robert Lewis Dear goes before a judge for the first time this afternoon. Investigators ...
THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY TRAVEL MAY BE CHALLENGING
DENVER (AP) — More snow is headed toward Colorado but the storm isn’t expected to hit in time to slow down most travelers on today.The storm is forecast to move into the mountains and the Front Rangel late this afternoon. The snow is expected to continue into Thanksgiving Day and ...