Chaffee County Newswire

Chaffee County Newswire

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  1. Buena Vista chamber launches geochaching May 1Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chaffee County Times

    ... Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce, Jamie Hagen said. The year-long scavenger hunt is being sponsored by BVCC, Chaffee County Visitor's Bureau, Geocaching.com , Wilderness Aware Rafting and Mount Princeton Hot Springs & Resort. Around the county and ...

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  2. Chamber launches geochaching May 1Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Chaffee County Times

    ... Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce, Jamie Hagen said. The year-long scavenger hunt is being sponsored by BVCC, Chaffee County Visitor's Bureau, Geocaching.com , Wilderness Aware Rafting and Mount Princeton Hot Springs & Resort. Around the county and ...

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  3. Composting is offered May 3Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Chaffee County Times

    ... from local outlets, they are producing blends that suit the needs of any gardener or small scale farmer in Chaffee County. The program will be held in the Salida area (location given upon registering) 5:30-6:30 p.m. and is $10 for GARNA members and ...

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  4. earns 10 awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Chaffee County Times

    ... a total of 10 news, feature, portrait and sports photographs. Times editor Dave Schiefelbein's photo of Chaffee County Search and Rescue-North's recovery of an injured rock climber on CR 371 won Best News Photograph. Times and Arkansas Valley ...

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  5. Times earns 10 awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Chaffee County Times

    ... a total of 10 news, feature, portrait and sports photographs. Times editor Dave Schiefelbein's photo of Chaffee County Search and Rescue-North's recovery of an injured rock climber on CR 371 won Best News Photograph. Times and Arkansas Valley ...

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  6. Casino Night deals in funRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Chaffee County Times

    Big hair, casino games, and live music all took center stage on Saturday, April 22, as Boys & Girls Clubs presented their 4th annual Casino Night fundraiser at the Chaffee County Fairgrounds. "Our amazing volunteer committee recreates a different era each year.

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  7. Pilot who crashed plane near Salida was en route to Denver to deliver the aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Denver Post

    The pilot of a single-engine plane that crashed last week in Chaffee County told federal investigators she was trying to stop for fuel in Salida en route to Denver when the aircraft's engine suddenly lost power. Serena Welcher, 34, of Page, Ariz., told the National Transportation Safety Board that she was on final approach to Harriet Alexander Field Airport in Salida when she had to make a forced landing in a field.

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  8. Buena Vista man killed in CR 120 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Chaffee County Times

    ... ime of the crash and was ejected from the vehicle. He sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead by the Chaffee County coroner.

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  9. Buena Vista man killed in pre-dawn pickup truck crash near SalidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Denver Post

    A 34-year-old Buena Vista man driving near Salida early Sunday morning died when his green Chevy pickup veered off the road, went airborne, smashed into an embankment, rolled twice, hit a road sign and crashed into three parked trailers. They said William Robutka was rolling east on Chaffee County Road 120 in his 1999 Silverado, near the intersection with County Road 125.

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  10. This Week in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Chaffee County Times

    Clear Creek Reservoir in northern Chaffee County is being drained by the Board of Water Works of Pueblo to allow maintenance work on the outlet. a The project is coordinated through the State Engineer, Colorado Division of Wildlife and Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area to minimize impact on the fishery, understanding there will be impacts to recreation opportunities at certain times.

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    Friday Apr 21 | Chaffee County Times

    ... sio Band's Red Rocks performance May 31, a big highlight for the band. Saturday will be Cycles' first show in Chaffee County, and Harvey said the trio is "really excited to play there. We've heard good things about The Lariat. We can't wait."

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  12. Plane crashes in hay field near Salida; pilot walks awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Denver Post

    A single-engine plane crashed Wednesday night in a Chaffee County hay field, and the pilot walked away from the wreckage. The plane crashed about 7:15 p.m. about one-quarter mile north of Harriet Alexander Field, just west of Salida, according to the sheriff's office.

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  13. Fire department had a gas of a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Chaffee County Times

    ... uffey, Salida and Northwest) from surrounding counties were able to attend. A special thank you is due to the Chaffee County Fire Protection District for providing extra fire apparatuses.

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    Friday Apr 14 | Chaffee County Times

    Following a standoff with law enforcement, Daniel J. Korte, 36, of Des Moines, Iowa, was arrested on charges of felony menacing, assault to a police officer and resisting arrest Thursday evening in Granite. Sheriff John Spezze said the incident began at about 2 p.m. when Chaffee County received a call of a domestic disturbance between a father and son in the Granite area.

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  15. Boulder chef dies in climbing fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | Daily Camera

    Chef Matthew Lackey, seen here at Boulder's Arcana Restaurant last year, was killed this week in a climbing fall on Mount Princeton. The man killed in a climbing fall in Chaffee County this week was a Boulder chef who helped open the restaurant Arcana and recently was working on debuting another restaurant in Denver.

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  16. CKS PaddleFest call for volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | Chaffee County Times

    CKS PaddleFest and community partner Chaffee County Search and Rescue-North are looking for volunteers for 2017's annual memorial weekend festivities. The volunteer drive will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., April 13, at Deerhammer Distilling Co., 321 East Main St. For this year's PaddleFest, SAR-N will be the primary beneficiary for donations and fundraising efforts collected during this year's festival.

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  17. BV woman nabbed in Salida meth bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Chaffee County Times

    An undercover operation carried out by the Chaffee County Drug Task Force March 31 and April 1 in Salida resulted in the arrest of a Salida man and a Buena Vista woman on charges related to the alleged possession of methamphetamine. Task force members arrested Buena Vista resident Sheila Dimmitt, 41, following the purchase of just under an ounce of meth during the undercover operation, according to a press release issued Monday by the Salida Police Department.

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  18. Boulder chef killed in climbing fall remembered as exuberant, full of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | Colorado Daily

    Chef Matthew Lackey, seen here at Boulder's Arcana Restaurant last year, was killed this week in a climbing fall on Mount Princeton. The man killed in a climbing fall in Chaffee County this week was a Boulder chef who helped open the restaurant Arcana and recently was working on debuting another restaurant in Denver.

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  19. Man who died climbing Mount Princeton was talented, fearless Boulder chefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | Denver Post

    ... side of the mountain when a boulder he grabbed dislodged, causing him to free fall 40 feet, according to the Chaffee County Sheriff's Office. He was 31. Lackey was the executive chef at Arcana for just seven weeks before parting ways with the ...

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  20. Man climbing Mount Princeton dies after 140-foot fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | The Gazette

    The Gazette is Colorado Springs's most trusted source for breaking news, sports, weather, obituaries, politics, business, art, entertainment, blogs, video, photos. What to watch on TV for the week of April 9-15: New episodes of MST3K, the return of Doctor Who and much more The Chaffee County Sheriff's Office says 31-year-old Matthew Wayne Lackey of Boulder was climbing a rock face with other people on Monday afternoon when a large boulder he was holding onto came loose, causing him to lose his balance.

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