Drought Concerns Throughout State

Our high country snows haven’t been this low in a long while.  Watch out for a bad fire summer, if we don’t get some storms pretty fast… Drought from here through the rest of the southwest US is expected to continue the rest of the year.  The big predictor, according...
Rock And Roll And Retire? What’s A Fan to Do?

Rock And Roll And Retire? What’s A Fan to Do?

Paul Simon penned the immortal words, “Where have you gone Joe DiMaggio?,” years ago as a statement on a changing era in American culture. It’s an endearing comment that will clearly last long after Simon himself has left us. The sad news is that the departure of...

Locals, Guests Demonstrate In Valley

It was a huge Saturday of demonstrations, not only in Washington, but around the world and up and down the valley The “March For Our Lives” was put together in only 39 days by the surviving students turned activists of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland,...
8th Street Intersection Closures

8th Street Intersection Closures

Night work continues on the west 8th Street intersection from Colorado Ave. to Grand Ave./CO-82. Remember to go slow for the cone zone and follow signage. Beginning at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Mar. 18, 8th Street from Cooper Ave. to Grand Ave./CO-82 will be closed for signal...

Candidates Start Campaigning

It’s going to be a pretty crazy year politically–  everyone wants to have their voice heard, but how will that apply to the independents? The Post-Independent reports a few dozen independent Garfield County voters met Thursday for their own town hall, in what’s...