Community Dinner For Mountainfilm

Community Dinner For Mountainfilm

The Wheeler Opera House in association with Telluride Mountainfilm has announced details about the Community Dinner & Celebration that will conclude the 2017 Mountainfilm in Aspen, the ninth annual film festival, taking place Sunday, August 27, at 5:30 p.m. at...

Traffic Snarled By Fatal Accident

The valley’s biggest problem on the roads Wednesday was not the delays associated with the Grand Avenue Bridge detour, but unfortunately was a fatal traffic accident on westbound I-70 a few miles past Silt near mile marker 93.  A state trooper had pulled a vehicle...

Bridge Falls Early

There wasn’t any immediate word what effect this will have on the remaining 93 days of the Grand Avenue Bridge detour, but around 8 last night, a piece of heavy equipment pulling on one steel girder of the former bridge managed to dislodge several connected to it, and...

Parachute Police Take Suspect Into Custody

42-year-old James Shannon’s in the Garfield County Jail, so no need for more worry in Parachute.  He was arrested after a short search Wednesday night.  Citizens were urged to stay in their homes, after a man was reported stabbed on a local street....
Shoshone, Grizzly Creek and No Name Put-ins Close 8/14

Shoshone, Grizzly Creek and No Name Put-ins Close 8/14

The Colorado Department of Transportation and Grand Avenue Bridge (GAB) project team announces that Colorado River put-in closures begin on Aug. 14. “Shoshone, Grizzly Creek and No Name put-ins will be closed 24/7 beginning Aug. 14 for approximately 10 days,” said Tom...