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Suspected Drive-by Shooter Arrested

07/02/14 | By | 283,196 views More

Roberto Nieto, 30, a resident of the Delta, Montrose area was arrested Tuesday on unrelated charges, according to Lakewood police. He had been wanted since June 22.

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REPORT: Pilot Encountered Dust Devil Before Crash

06/30/14 | By | 82,565 views More

REPORT: Pilot Encountered Dust Devil Before Crash By William Woody DURANGO — A preliminary report by the National Transportation Safety Board said the pilot of a single engine Cirrus SR22 airplane that crashed in Durango earlier this month encountered a “dust devil” before he crashed. The pilot was not injured. The report, released last Friday, said […]

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ALERT: Dry Creek, Section 25 fires burning southwest of Naturita

06/13/14 | By | 749 views More

From: Southwest District Fire Management – Colorado BLM News Release MONTROSE, COLO— Two wildfires on Bureau of Land Management managed lands were reported on Wednesday, June 11. Both wildfires were caused by lightning that moved through the area on Wednesday morning. The Section 25 Fire is located approximately 2.5 miles southwest of Naturita, Colorado. The Section […]

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Montrose Teen Drowns in Delta County

06/06/14 | By | 795 views More

Teen reportedly jumped in to save life of another swimmer.

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Man accused of shooting two dogs over weekend

05/12/14 | By | 483 views More

Staff Report MONTROSE — The Montrose County District Attorney’s Office is reviewing whether to file official charges against 20-year-old Kristoff Wilson, a Montrose County man who is accused of shooting two dogs over the weekend. According to records, Montrose County Deputies responded Saturday at 12:47 p.m. to a report animal cruelty in the in the 59300 […]

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Montrose PD Conduct Drug Search

05/09/14 | By | 466 views More

MONTROSE — Members of the Montrose Police Department’s Drug Task Force and Special Weapons And Tactics team or SWAT conducted a drug search at a home near the intersection of 6700 Road and Sunnyside Road this morning. Montrose Police Chief Tom Chinn said he could not provide any details as of 1 p.m. today stating “it’s […]

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Trooper Shot, Suspect Dead Following Shooting on I-70

05/08/14 | By | 471 views More

Staff Report GARFIELD COUNTY COLO – According to a Garfield County Sheriff’s Office news release the Colorado State Patrol Trooper shot this morning during a routine traffic stop has been transported to the Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs. The suspect is dead on scene located on Interstate 70 in the eastern part of the […]

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NEW: Missing Nucla man Gerry Dwight (Hoop) Reed sought

05/01/14 | By | 406 views More

  Fr: Montrose County Press Release Montrose, COLO — On April 26, 2014, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing person from the town of Nucla. At that time, it was reported that Gerry Dwight (Hoop) Reed of 580 West 5th Avenue, Nucla, had not been seen or […]

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Blotter: Montrose teen facing charges for stealing car

04/28/14 | By | 339 views More

Blotter: According to Montrose police records, last Saturday morning at 10:18 a.m., officers made contact with a 13-year-old boy in the 1100 block of North Townsend Avenue after the teen was reported to have stolen a vehicle and caused a accident. The teen is facing possible charges for aggravated motor vehicle theft along with reckless […]

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NEW: Commissioner Henderson Admitted to Hospital

04/17/14 | By | 488 views More

Fr: Montrose County News Release
MONTROSE — This morning, Commissioner Ron Henderson was admitted to Montrose Memorial Hospital. He is being treated for a blockage.

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NEW: Injured Climber Successfully Rescued From Black Canyon

04/14/14 | By | 431 views More

FR: Black Canyon of the Gunnsion National Park Press Release MONTROSE — The combined efforts of search and rescue teams from Black Canyon of the Gunnison National  Park, Ouray Mountain Rescue, West Elk Mountain Rescue, and Western State Mountain Rescue, resulted in a successful evacuation of an injured climber on Sunday, April 13. Rangers at […]

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NTSB releases preliminary report on Ridgway crash

04/04/14 | By | 399 views More

NTSB Press Release

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Blotter: Underage party leads to juveniles cited for marijuana

04/01/14 | By | 318 views More

Blotter: Underage party leads to juveniles cited for marijuana

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Ridgway plane to be salvaged Thursday, high winds and thunderstorms in forecast

03/25/14 | By | 323 views More

RIDGWAY — Ouray County officials said today that they expect salvage contractors to arrive at the Ridgway Reservoir this evening and tomorrow to plan recovery actions Thursday to remove the downed aircraft. They also said they are aware of new weather advisories forecasting high winds and thunderstorms over the area beginning Wednesday. The National Weather […]

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Body Recovered From the Uncompahgre Plateau Identified

03/13/14 | By | 385 views More
Body Recovered From the Uncompahgre Plateau Identified

Body Recovered From the Uncompahgre Plateau Identified

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