Voluntary Fishing Closures On Local Rivers

Voluntary Fishing Closures On Local Rivers

Due to high water temperatures and low flows, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is implementing voluntary fishing closures between 2 p.m. – 12 a.m. on sections of the Eagle River, Colorado River, Crystal River, and Roaring Fork River in Northwest Colorado. The fishing...

9 Year Old Hiker Found Safe

Late last night the Pitkin County Regional Emergency Dispatch Center received a call from a hiker who reported that a 9-year-old member of her hiking party had been missing for over an hour roughly 5 miles southwest of Carbondale, CO. The caller reported that the...
OrthoAspen Series Continues

OrthoAspen Series Continues

Aspen Valley Hospital (AVH), an award-winning critical access hospital serving the Aspen and Roaring Fork Valley communities, and OrthoAspen, the team of orthopedic specialists at AVH, present the Summer Orthopedic Lecture Series, a seven-week series featuring...

New Command At Lake Christine

The Upper Colorado River Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed command of the Lake Christine Fire on Monday. The incident command post is now located at Basalt Fire Station 42 on JW Drive in El Jebel. The safety of the public and firefighters remains the top...

Basalt Blaze Extinquished

Basalt & Rural Fire Protection District (B&RFPD) was dispatchedto a reported structure fire at 350 Tree Farm Drive after multiple 911 calls. Basalt Fire Department were on the scene within five minutes.Firefighting efforts were aggressive and crews were able...