- Names of Theater Shooting Victims Released
Twelve people who died in the Colorado movie shooting have been identified by the Arapahoe County coroner:
—Jessica Ghawi, 24, of Denver; aspiring sports journalist
—Veronica Moser-Sullivan, 6, whose mother is critically injured
—Matt McQuinn, 27, of Denver; technical support provider
—Alex Sullivan, 27, of Aurora; worked at Red Robin restaurant
— MicaylaMedek, 23, of Westminster, Colo.; student at Aurora Community College
—John Larimer, ...
- Suspect Arrested in Aurora Shooting
WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal law enforcement officials say the suspect in Friday’s deadly shooting in Colorado is James Holmes, a 24-year-old white American.
Officials believe Holmes killed a dozen people when he fired into a crowded movie theater in a Denver suburb. He was wearing a gas mask and set off an unknown gas in the ...
- Gunman Kills Twelve in Aurora
By THOMAS PEIPERT
AURORA, Colo. (AP) – A gunman in a gas mask barged into a crowded Denver-area theater during a midnight premiere of the Batman movie on Friday, hurled a gas canister and then opened fire, killing 12 people and injuring at least 50 others in one of the deadliest mass shootings in recent U.S. ...
- NEWS, JULY 19TH
Glenwood Springs–Campers in the White River National Forest can once again roast marshmallows and hot dogs around a campfire. Forest Service Supervisor Scott Fitzwilliams lifted the Stage 2 fire ban. Officials with the Upper Colorado River Interagency Fire Management Unit say moisture levels in the backcountry have increased enough in the last couple of weeks ...
- NEWS, JULY 18TH
Glenwood Springs–Commissioners in Garfield, Moffat and Rio Blanco counties are urging the Bureau of Land Management to adopt a plan to protect the Greater Sage Grouse. Several officials endorsing the Parachute-Piceance-Roan plan say it will protect the bird without severe restrictions on growth and development.
Glenwood Springs–Opening arguments are expected to begin tomorrow in the ...
- NEWS, JULY 16TH
Glenwood Springs–Both lanes of westbound I-70 were closed between the main Glenwood Springs on-ramp (116) and the West Glenwood Springs off-ramp (114) due to an accident between a semi and a sedan. The truck, carrying a load of bottled water, rolled onto the car around 2 o’clock Monday afternoon. According to Glenwood Springs Police Chief ...
- Friday Air Show Cancelled; Saturday Still On
Due to weather concerns at the Garfield County Airport, officials have decided to cancel the remaining events tonight. However, the Saturday lineup is expected to happen as scheduled.
Airport Manager Brian Connie says they are working to reschedule events from tonight’s show after tomorrow’s regular events.
We’ll update this article as we receive additional information.
- NEWS, JULY 13TH
GLENDALE, Colo. (AP) – Nearly a year after the nation’s deadliest foodborne illness outbreak in more than two decades, Rocky Ford cantaloupes are back in supermarkets. Farmers are going on the offensive to restore the fruit’s reputation a year after melons from one of the area’s farms caused a nationwide listeria ...
- NEWS, JULY 12TH
MAYBELL, Colo. (AP) – Crews in northwestern Colorado are fighting several lightning-sparked fires, but none have prompted evacuations. The Cedar Knob fire has burned nearly 1,200 acres on private land near Maybell in Moffat County. It was 25 percent contained yesterday. And an 8-acre fire in the Cold Springs area near ...
- NEWS, JULY 11TH
Glenwood Springs–The No Name man who nearly strangled his estranged wife to death last summer plead guilty to a menacing charge in exchange for having a charge of attempted first degree murder dropped. Daniel Carden could get up to six years in prison when he’s sentenced August 28th.
Grand Junction–Evacuation orders have been lifted for ...