On Nov. 17th at approximately 7:57PM the Chaffee County Communications Center received a 911 call from a Chaffee County home owner residing at a residence north of Poncha Springs on Hwy 285.
Divers recovered a body in the water at Clear Creek Reservoir State Wildlife Area Monday, November 16th, following a two-day search.
A search and rescue for a Buena Vista High School student was launched late Saturday at Clear Creek Reservoir and has now become a recovery effort.
A search and rescue for a Buena Vista High School student was launched late yesterday at Clear Creek Reservoir.
Some Colorado hospitals are taking new steps to help prevent becoming overwhelmed by a surge in coronavirus patients as current statewide hospitalizations for Covid-19 are expected to surpass the April peak in the next two or three days.
Heart of the Rockies Radio’s local election coverage begins at 7 pm.
Chaffee County Clerk Lori Mitchell is reporting that a total of 11,632 votes have been cast for the general election as of yesterday, or just over 76 percent of all registered voters.
Chaffee County Public Health is reporting 23 new positive Covid-19 cases in the last 7 days, 54 in the last 14 days, for a 2-week positivity rate of 4.05%.
Governor Jared Polis has announced that the state will issue one-time direct payments to Coloradans that are struggling financially due to the coronavirus.
Denver moved to Colorado’s second highest level of Covid-19 restrictions yesterday, Safer at Home Level 3, forcing most businesses to operate at a quarter of their capacity in an effort to curb the virus’ spread and avoid overwhelming hospitals.
Collegiate Peaks Bank is helping people in need stay warm and fed this winter by collecting coats and blankets at their Salida and Buena Vista locations.
All Salida School District schools are in remote learning again today. All buildings are closed.