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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.

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 [...]

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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 ExtraordinaryWomenMugs.org.

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.

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Apr 14th @ 3:49 pm

The Montrose County Board Chairman Blasts the Media, Listen Here News.

Freedom Fest is Coming

Apr 11th @ 4:02 pm

A western slope Marijuana group is hosting Freedom Fest April 18th in Crested Butte and then according to a press release Western Slope Freedom Fest moves to Ridgway, for two nights of Revelry & Celebration on the 19th & 20th . On the Front Range, Denver Parks and Recreation authorized organizers of this year’s 4/20 [...]

Fair Rolls Out Theme & Logo

Apr 11th @ 10:41 am

The Montrose County Fair and Rodeo rolled out a new logo and new theme titled “Vintage New You”. Fair officials say the theme was chosen to encompass a wide variety of potential as well as celebrate the county’s history. The board The Montrose County Fair & Rodeo will be held July 18th thru the 27th.

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Apr 10th @ 10:45 am

Joe Cocker’s Ranch is Forsale and Montrose Police say there’s a spike in…Listen Here News.

Garfield County Protects Roads

Apr 10th @ 10:39 am

Garfield County commissioners are following the lead of Mesa County in passing a resolution to remind the feds that the county controls county roads that pass through government land. About 60% of the land in Garfield County is government owned. The Glenwood Springs Post Independent reports commissioners want to protect emergency access to remote areas, [...]

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Apr 9th @ 2:47 pm

DMEA has a new General Manager. A baby was laid to rest in Delta and Gunnison Police seek your help. Listen Here News.

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Apr 8th @ 10:28 am

Two bids were awarded by Montrose County Commissioners and you can dispose your meds this month in Montrose and Delta. Listen here News .

BLM Seeks Input on Norwood Trail System

Apr 7th @ 10:46 am

The Bureau of Land Management’s Uncompahgre Field Office is seeking your comment on the Norwood-Burn Canyon Travel Management Plan – Environmental Assessment.  It analyzes four alternatives for an inter-connecting trail system on nearly 10,000 acres of public land near Norwood.  Written comments should be submitted by May 6th, to the Field Office on S. Townsend [...]

Montrose Man Dies in Custody

Apr 7th @ 9:44 am

Weld County Sheriff’s Office says the Montrose man who died in the Weld County Jail fell ill after he took prescription medication while he was in the custody of the Colorado State Patrol. The Greeley Tribune, reports 52 yr old Barton James Grubbs was arrested March 27th on suspicion of driving under the influence and [...]