Charges Upped In Another Vehicular Homicide

36-year-old David Cavaliere has been charged with the felony vehicular homicide for his role in a March traffic crash in Silt that killed 2 motorcyclists. DA Jeff Cheney upped that charge significantly this week, after Cavaliere had originally been charged only with a...

Homicide Charges In Car Crash

More details, including criminal charges, are now coming out about the tragic single-car accident that killed a Roaring Fork High School student and injured 5 other teens near Carbondale Sunday night. 19-year-old Basalt resident Gerardo Banda, who’d been driving, is...

High Speed Chase in Parachute

We’ll hope to get more information on this today, but there was a bit too much excitement in traffic on I-70 Saturday night. Police began chasing an eastbound vehicle around Parachute, apparently at high speeds as the interstate was closed to regular traffic in both...

Basalt Names Mahoney Town Manager

Mayor Jacque Whitsitt and the Basalt Town Council are pleased to announce that they have reached a verbal agreement with Ryan Mahoney to be the next town manager. It is anticipated that Mr. Mahoney will sign a contract with the town later this week. Ryan was the top...
Aspen Retains Mayor; Council Run Off Set

Aspen Retains Mayor; Council Run Off Set

Aspen’s municipal elections Tuesday had a council race that was somewhat close– and a mayor’s that was not. Of the 6 candidates running for 2 council seats, incumbent Ann Mullins retains her current council post. She was the day’s leading vote-getter,...