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Montrose Colorado News & Information

Here at Colorado Radio we strive to be your most trusted news source for Western Colorado. Our goal is to provide valuable information quickly and in a effective manner. Below our daily news stories from around the Montrose, Delta, Ouray, Telluride, Grand Junction area. We also have our Daily News Email available each morning right to your inbox. To sign up for this free service simply fill in the information on the right.

Feds Meet at Holiday Inn Express

Apr 23rd @ 1:39 pm

Government officials from the Department of Agriculture’s National Forest Service held a conference today in Montrose at the Holiday Inn Express. An employee from the Uncompahgre Forest Service Office in Delta says the topic was RS 2477. Revised Statute 2477 was enacted by the U.S. Congress in 1866 to encourage settlement of the West by the [...]

Hantavirus Surfaces in Silt

Apr 23rd @ 10:23 am

A Garfield County resident is officially the first confirmed case of hantavirus in the area since 2012. Symptoms include muscle aches, fatigue, high fever, dizziness, headaches, chills, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and abdominal pain which can eventually lead to death. Public Health Officials say The virus is usually carried in by the deer mouse. Officials urge [...]

Commissioner Henderson Recovering

Apr 23rd @ 10:22 am

Montrose County Commissioner Henderson is at home recovering and resting.  The Henderson’s would like to offer their thanks to Montrose Memorial Hospital and the Montrose Police Department for their caring and dedicated staff.  Commissioner Henderson was treated for a blockage following a car accident on April 17th.

Candlelight Vigil

Apr 22nd @ 10:33 am

There will be a candlelight vigil at ball fields at Sunset Mesa Wednesday night at 7:30  to honor the memory of Garrett Middleton. Officials say Garrett passed away over the weekend in Delta county. Monetary donations can be dropped off in honor of Garrett at Montrose Bank.

Decision on Gunnison Grouse by May 12th

Apr 22nd @ 10:32 am

Colorado officials say they plan to sue if Interior Secretary Sally Jewell tries to list the Gunnison sage-grouse as endangered. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed the Gunnison sage-grouse for listing and will decide on the bird’s status by May 12. The Daily Sentinel reports there are about 4,000 of the birds in [...]


Apr 21st @ 5:44 pm

A Gunnison Mom has been indicted and if you rent a storage unit in Delta, it’s a good time to go check on it. Listen here News.

Gunnison Mom Indicted

Apr 21st @ 5:38 pm

Police are searching for a Gunnison woman in the death of her son. Corinna Denham has been indicted on two criminal counts. In May of 2013 Gunnison Police responded to a medical emergency where 5 month old Jacob Klein was not breathing and had no heart beat, He and later died at Children’s Hospital in [...]

Pizza Delivery Vehicle Abducted

Apr 21st @ 3:22 pm

KKCO is reporting, a pizza delivery car was stolen in Grand Junction. Police say when a Domino’s employee got out of his car to deliver a pizza, 27-year-old Brandon Morrison jumped into the vehicle. The employee attempted to stop Morrison before he drove away but was hit by the car as Morrison drove off. The [...]

Storage Lockers Burglarized

Apr 21st @ 11:32 am

Delta Police say storage units at several different storage facilities in Delta have been broken into and numerous items have been stolen and damaged. The storage burglary spree occurred between April 12th and Good Friday. There are no suspects.  

Ron Henderson Hospitalized

Apr 18th @ 2:39 pm

Montrose Commissioner Ron Henderson is being treated at Montrose Memorial Hospital for a blockage. The Daily Press reports Henderson crashed his car due the medical emergency. County officials say the Henderson’s are asking for privacy. Last Fall Ron Henderson had quadruple bypass surgery. In addition, the county commissioner vote for a second FBO at Montrose Airport [...]

Sonrise Service

Apr 18th @ 2:37 pm

You can celebrate the Resurrection with an interdenominational Sonrise event Easter Sunday, at 6:30 on the Montrose Pavilion south lawn. There will be music and inspirational messages. Coffee, hot chocolate and pastries will be provided and  gifts for the children. Please bring chairs and blankets, and dress appropriate for the brisk weather.

Phones Down at DCMH

Apr 18th @ 2:36 pm

The phone system at Delta County Memorial Hospital went out last night at 9:20.    Hospital administration and department managers worked out an internal communication system using e-mails, personal cell phones, pagers, the nurse call pagers, and faxes to continue to operate the hospital.  There was only one incoming phone line that was working 874-7681. If [...]


Apr 16th @ 12:01 pm

Some Montrose municipal ballots may have been delivered erroneously. Listen Here News .

Climber Injured in The Black Canyon

Apr 15th @ 4:29 pm

A Durango climber was injured in the Black Canyon when he pulled a large boulder off the wall. A ranger found the climber Saturday night and stayed with him overnight. Rescue teams raised the man 1,800 feet to the canyon’s North Rim thru the snow, wind and rain Sunday night. The climber suffered injuries to [...]

Mug Sales Support Hilltop Programs

Apr 15th @ 4:25 pm

Hilltop and Tri County resources are honoring extraordinary women with a mug fundraiser to raise money for Hilltop’s domestic violence programs. The Funds are raised through the sale of collectible mugs featuring original artwork by Western Slope artist Nancee Busse. There are four editions available and you can purchase them at

Life Choices Receives 20% of your Food Tab

Apr 15th @ 4:24 pm

This Friday Long John Silvers and A&W restaurant will total all receipts and will give 20% to support Life Choices Family Resource Center in Montrose. In addition, free noon hour classes will be held at Life Choices for new and expectant moms in the month of May.