|New Mexico Official Claims EPA is Slow and Not Truthful|
|Posted by <> on 2/11/2016 10:14:00 AM.|
The New Mexico environmental secretary is criticizing the Environmental Protection Agency for the Gold King Mine spill. Ryan Flynn told the state House Agriculture, Water and Wildlife Committee that the EPA is slower than New Mexico in its cleanup efforts. He said state water testing shows the EPA's claims that the water is back to normal isn't true. More
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|Posted by <> on 2/11/2016 10:11:00 AM.|
|Contractors working for the City of Montrose will close Woodgate Road between the Ogden roundabout and Oxbow Drive starting Monday February 15, as part of the Woodgate Road construction project. Local delivery traffic to the east side of Wal-Mart and to the recreation center construction project will remain open during the road closure. The closure is expected to last through mid- to late- summer. |
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|Holzer Will Be Tried As Adult|
|Posted by <> on 2/11/2016 10:10:00 AM.|
|Officials in Mesa County say Deputy Derek Geer has been taken off life support. Geer was shot multiple times on Monday while trying to arrest teenager Austin Holzer. Geer had been kept on life support at St. Mary's so that doctors could honor his wish for organ donation. |
|officer, shooting, mesa county|
|New Norwood District Ranger|
|Posted by <> on 2/10/2016 10:49:00 AM.|
The Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests announced the arrival of Matt Zumstein to the Norwood Ranger District. Ranger Zumstein will start work on the District during the week of March 21. He replaces Judy Schutza who retired as District Ranger in January.
According to Zumstein, “I am looking forward to working with the communities and issues that are a part of the Norwood Ranger District.” He added, “I am also excited to explore the amazing diversity of landscapes that encompass this part of Colorado.”
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|Cavallari Death: Accidental|
|Posted by <> on 2/10/2016 10:48:00 AM.|
|The Grand County Utah coroner is ruling the death of Michael Cavallari accidental. Grand County Sheriff Steven White announced yesterday that officials may never know exactly why the brother of reality TV star Kristin Cavallari died late last year. White says the case is closed, though investigators are awaiting toxicology reports to see if Cavallari had drugs in his system at the time of his death. |
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|Four Montrose Teens Suspected in Random Vehicle Shootings|
|Posted by <> on 2/9/2016 2:10:00 PM.|
Four 16 year old boys accused of shooting out windows of random vehicles last week were caught just after 11 last Friday night on the corner of Niagara and 6700 road. A Montrose resident named Jennifer who lives in a neighborhood behind Qdoba told KUBC the rear window of her SUV was shot at late Friday while parked in her driveway. She claims there were three holes in the window. According to the Police Blotter 3 of the four teens were charged with marijuana possession.
|teens, shootings, random, vehicles|
|Man Wanted on Montrose County Felony Charges|
|Posted by <> on 2/9/2016 10:47:00 AM.|
Montrose Regional Crime Stoppers and the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office are seeking the help of citizens to locate and apprehend a dangerous armed fugitive from Montrose County, CO.
MARIO CHRISTOVAL GOMEZ is wanted on felony charges out of the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office and is subject to multiple warrants.
He is 32 years of age, 6’ 1” tall and weighs 210 pounds. He has black hair, brown eyes, dark complexion, is of the White/Hispanic/Latin race and of Hispanic origin. This fugitive has numerous tattoos on his chest, back and arms.
|montrose county, man, wanted|
|Posted by <> on 2/9/2016 10:13:00 AM.|
|A Mesa County Deputy in clinging to life after he was shot at around 11 a.m. Tuesday. 40 year old Derek Geer was chasing an armed 17-year-old male near 30 1/2 road. Geer told the male he was being detained. Police say Geer fired his TASER when the teen ran off. The suspect shot Geer multiple times before running away. The suspect was later caught. |
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