FRISCO | Avalanche forecasters are cautioning backcountry enthusiasts after a series of recent storms and with more snow expected over the weekend. Ethan Greene, director of the Colorado Avalanche Information Center, tells The Summit Daily (http://bit.ly/1BEo2WW ) “there’s plenty of risk out there right now” because most slides happen during and right after snowstorms. The center has […]
Wyoming’s adjutant general has said military training caused the 22-square-mile Sawmill Canyon fire. It erupted at Camp Guernsey as the Colorado troops trained with explosives.
“Both remedies safeguard the compact; both insist that states live within its law,” Kagan wrote.
The Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office says 64-year-old John Martin Gancsos was found dead Monday afternoon at the bottom of a snow-covered chute at about 9,400 feet. A fellow skier had notified emergency workers of the backcountry avalanche and of a missing skier in the Castle Creek Valley.
ASPEN | The Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office says a skier died in an avalanche on Aspen Mountain Monday. In a press release, the office said a second skier who had been in the backcountry area at the time notified emergency workers of the avalanche and of a missing skier in the Castle Creek Valley shortly after 3 […]
Police spokeswoman Raquel Lopez says the Monday morning episode prompted an evacuation of the station on the city’s southwest side. She says the man walked through the front doors of the station and was quickly arrested by officers who also recovered the gun.
Hector Diaz pleaded guilty Monday to visa fraud in facilitation of drug trafficking and conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute marijuana.
Firefighters used saws to cut through the metal and put out the fire, he said. A search of the burned units turned up two bodies.
Democrats will meet at the Marriott City Center Feb. 28 to elect a two-year slate of officers.