GWS Arts Board Seeks Members

Looks like they’re starting over in Glenwood Springs. The city’s now taking applications, if you’d like to be part of a new local Arts & Culture Board. There are 7 spots available on that panel, and you have to be a Glenwood or 81601 zip code resident, or own real...

Dillon Fire Stable

The state’s newest wildfire, the Tenderfoot 2 fire, that started late Monday afternoon in Summit County near Dillon, has seen lots of progress made Tuesday.  The fire did expand a bit to 25 acres, but there were constant air drops of retardant and water from the lake...

Plane Crash Probe Begins

The probe’s already underway about that single-engine plane crash that killed a Fort Collins family north of Glenwood Springs late Friday night. Pilot Jeff Makepeace, his wife Jennifer, and their 10-year-old twins Addison and Benjamin, all died along with the...

Plane Crash Victims Identified

The family killed in Friday night’s plane crash north of Glenwood Springs has been identified as a Fort Collins couple and their 10-year-old boy and girl twins.  47-year-old Jeff Makepeace, his 45-year-old wife Jennifer, the children Addison and Benjamin, and the...

Stott’s Mill Housing Plan Back On Track

It’s back… after not getting built when the recession hit in the fall of 2008 and continued into ’09, Basalt town council has given new life to what’s been called the “Stott’s Mill” housing development. The 113-unit plan got first-reading approval last night, and will...

I-70 Closes For Hours

If you noticed there wasn’t anyone coming into Glenwood Springs from the east on I-70 Monday afternoon, there was a good reason for that…  the westbound lanes were closed, beginning about 1:30.  That, after a livestock hauler truck carrying about 100 pigs lost control...