Garfield County Moves to Stage 2

HERE IS A OFFCIAL ANNOUNCMENT ABOUT STAGE 2 RESTRICTIONS:Stage 2 fire restrictions begin at 8:00 a.m. Friday, June 29 for the entire White River National Forest. This order supersedes previous Stage 1 fire restrictions and is being imposed due to continuing high to...
Sollee Starts Sunset Sessions

Sollee Starts Sunset Sessions

The first of the Wheeler Opera House’s Free Sunset Sessions kicks off Friday July 6th with Ben Sollee. The Kentucky-born cellist and composer Ben Sollee likes to keep moving. He kicked off 2014 with the release of his score for the documentary film Maidentrip...
Summit County Detonates Device on Mountain

Summit County Detonates Device on Mountain

On June 26, 2018 the Summit County Sheriff’s Office was notified of an unexploded avalanche control device found in the area of Peak 7 on National Forest land. An avalanche control device is an explosive charge that is utilized to trigger avalanches in a controlled...

Aspen Approves New Parking Rules

This week Aspen City Council voted to place numerous new restrictions on parking, Under the new law which should take effect later this season,, campers, trailers or other kinds of unattached non-motorized vehicles must remain attached to a car or truck everywhere in...

Iron Mountian Fire Contained

Joint cooperation of the Glenwood Springs Fire Protection District and the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office quickly addressed and aggressively attacked the Iron Mountain Fire. The Glenwood Caverns Amusement Park was evacuated as a precautionary step due to the...