Grand County Search and Rescue responded to a 9-1-1 call from a local couple who had become lost while descending from the summit of Byers Peak on Sunday, Oct. 25, around 8 p.m. Besides being lost, the couple reported that they were cold, wet and fri …Read More »
The 14th Judicial District Grand Jury is taking up the Snooty Coyote burglary case for investigation as jurors review evidence from the incident that occurred on Sept. 15.Along with reviewing evidence related to the burglary, the Grand Jury is also i …Read More »
During two recent weekends I was an instructor for a Managing Land Search Operations course in Buena Vista. The four day course is an introduction to search management and was fully booked with 30 students from around the state, including three Gran …Read More »
U.S. Forest Service firefighters responded to a small wildfire near Crater Lake west of the Continental Divide in Indian Peaks Wilderness Area during the weekend.Forest Service officials remind campers that campfires are prohibited and camping is all …Read More »
Connor MacLaird, suspect in the Snooty Coyote Liquor Store burglary who was shot by Grand County Sheriff Brett Schroetlin during the ensuing on scene investigation, was arrested recently and is currently in custody in Jefferson County. MacLaird was i …Read More »
A lawsuit filed after the 2012 death of a skier at Winter Park Resort will go to the Colorado Supreme Court later this month.The state’s highest court will hear oral arguments in Fleury v. IntraWest Winter Park Operations Corp. on Sept. 29 at East Hi …Read More »
The prosecutor in the case against James Newberry has filed a motion to amend the complaint against the Grand County commissioner.The amended complaint filed in the case lists 53 charges against Newberry, including 48 felonies.Judge Terry Ruckriegle …Read More »
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