Articles by Dan R

More Stores Ban Open Carry

Kroger, King Soopers and City Market are joining Walmart in asking its customers no to openly carry their guns into their stores in the wake of recent mass shootings. 

Guilty By Reason of Insanity

A judge has allowed a man accused of murdering Remzi Nesfield and dumping his body in Cotopaxi to plead guilty by reason on insanity. 

Summer/Seven Peaks Over

Summer is over, at least Meteorological Summer, and so is another Seven Peaks Music Festival.  Close to 15,000 people converged on Buena Vista for the 3-day country music concert.  The mass exodus yesterday caused stalled…

Wildfire Mitigation Grants Available

The Colorado State Forest Service is now accepting proposals from HOAs, community groups, local governments, and non-profit organizations seeking funding to restore forested areas, improve forest health, and reduce wildfire risk on non-federal lands in…

Salida School Board Candidates Announced

Candidates for the Salida School Board have been released.       Joe Smith in District 4, Jennifer Visitacion in District 2 and Joel McBride for the At Large Seat.       No candidates filed for the District…

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Weather

     A chance of thunderstorms returns to the forecast today.  The likelihood of thunderstorm activity increases each day this week into the weekend.  A 30 percent of thunderstorms today, an 80 percent Wednesday through Sunday….