Lake County Newswire

Lake County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lake County, CO.

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  1. This week in Summit County history: Tender romance begins in Montana, ends in Summit County campRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Summit Daily News

    This is a photo of Chipeta and her nephew. Chipeta was the wife of Chief Ouray, a Taos-born Ute.

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  2. DISCOVER launches to promote valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Chaffee County Times

    The new magazine "DISCOVER - The Heart of Colorado" will feature lifestyles of the Upper Arkansas Valley, of Salida, Buena Vista and Leadville, in a glossy format with stories and advertisements designed for both visitors and local residents. A product of Arkansas Valley Publishing Co., the basis of DISCOVER evolved over 25 years of producing visitor guides here.

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  3. August callout issued for HCC's - Fiddler on the Roof'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | Chaffee County Times

    The High Country Chorale and Lake County Civic Center Association is happy to announce their production of the classical Broadway musical "Fiddler on the Roof." Artistic director Scott Carroll will lead six performances from Nov. 12-19 in the beautiful Old Church in downtown Leadville.

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  4. Family dog dead after Lake County pit bull attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | Chaffee County Times

    A fatal attack on a family's dog by a loose pit bull has connections to a man with a history related to pit bulls in Lake County. Donald Cisneros said his wife, Barbara Cisneros, was having an ordinary afternoon when she heard the family's dog, part German shepherd and part beagle, cry and howl in their backyard.

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  5. Blueprint for Athletes Leadville Stage Race returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | The Aspen Times

    ... athletes can enjoy a post race party with food, drink and live music. a Stage 1, July 29, 42 miles: Starts at Lake County Rodeo Grounds and finishes at Lost Canyon/Twin Lakes. Registration for the Leadville MTB Stage Race is still open but slots are ...

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  6. This week in Summit County history: Severs artery with ax at road campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | The Summit Daily News

    ... pass over the wagon road, where they met Manager Brooks of the Wilson mill at Robinson. It was found that Lake county had succeeded in providing a fairly good road from Leadville to the summit and that the portion between the summit and Kokomo could ...

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  7. Three-car accident on Highway 91 kills one near LeadvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Vail Daily News

    A man died early Sunday evening, July 10, when his white sedan, heading south toward Leadville on State Highway 91, crossed over the centerline, sideswiped the rear of one car going the opposite direction before colliding with another passenger vehicle head on. Colorado State Patrol confirmed that the incident took place near White Mountain Snowmobile Zip-Line Tours at mile marker 6 in Lake County at about 5:30 p.m. The man died shortly after witnesses - including a trained, off-duty EMT - came upon the crash.

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  8. Full containment expected Sunday for Lodgepole wildfire near LeadvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... up earlier this morning." The forest service and Bureau of Land Management are working with units from Leadville/Lake County Fire, the Lake County Sheriff's Office, the Lake County Office of Emergency Management and Chaffee County Fire. Tom is a ...

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  9. Ted Nugent Kamp for Kids is back in Colorado with hands-on outdoors learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | The Gazette

    The seventh annual Ted Nugent Kamp for Kids in Colorado will be held July 15 at Quail Mountain Recreation Area, near Granite, between Leadville and Buena Vista. During the one-camp camp, youth will participate in hands-on stations including fishing, archery, air guns, wilderness survival, wildfire safety with the Lake County Fire Department, wildlife identification, tracking with hounds, wildlife tracking, slingshots and game calling.

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  10. Ted Nugent Kamp for Kids is back with hands-on outdoors learningRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | The Gazette

    The seventh annual Ted Nugent Kamp for Kids in Colorado will be held July 15 at Quail Mountain Recreation Area, near Granite, between Leadville and Buena Vista. During the one-camp camp, youth will participate in hands-on stations including fishing, archery, air guns, wilderness survival, wildfire safety with the Lake County Fire Department, wildlife identification, tracking with hounds, wildlife tracking, slingshots and game calling.

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  11. Japanese investor buys one of high country's largest apartment complexes in LeadvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... as previous owners weathered foreclosures and downturns. Bradley invested in the complex and waded through Lake County approval to convert the apartments into for-sale condos. That was his play: Buy a unit for $20,000, secure local approvals, spruce ...

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  12. Cara Russell left mark as Buena Vista mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Chaffee County Times

    ... She moved to Leadville to work for the National Mining Museum, then took a position as director of the Leadville/Lake County Chamber of Commerce. She moved to the Front Range last spring to run the Colorado Recycling Association. Russell's time as ...

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  13. Former Buena Vista mayor Cara Russell dead in Denver shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Chaffee County Times

    Cara Russell, former Buena Vista mayor and Leadville/Lake County chamber of commerce director, has died after a Denver shooting yesterday afternoon, according to reporting from Denver's CBS4 that has been confirmed by local sources. According to the Denver police, a man walked into The Alliance Center at 1536 Wynkoop just after 2:30 p.m. Tuesday and shot Russell, 52, multiple times before committing suicide.

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  14. Leadville BBQ and Brew Festival is this weekendRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | Chaffee County Times

    ... will give a special performance at the historic Tabor Opera House at 7 p.m., June 25. Hosted by the Leadville-Lake County Chamber of Commerce, the Leadville BBQ and Brew Festival is a Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned event and a cup event for ...

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  15. Top pit masters headed to North America's highest cityRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Chaffee County Times

    ... will give a special performance at the historic Tabor Opera House at 7 p.m., June 25. Hosted by the Leadville-Lake County Chamber of Commerce, the Leadville BBQ and Brew Festival is a Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned event and a cup event for ...

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  16. Matthew James Haley is wanted for the May 2 murder of Jordan Gausman in Leadville.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Summit Daily News

    ... e Brown, whose agency is helping with the investigation, along with the CBI, Leadville Police Department and the Lake County Sheriff's Office.

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  17. Matthew James Haley is wanted for the May 2 murder of Jordan Gausman in Leadville.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Summit Daily News

    ... e Brown, whose agency is helping with the investigation, along with the CBI, Leadville Police Department and the Lake County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. Leadville police investigating fatal stabbing; suspect identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Denver Post

    Bertolas said Gausman was found about 11:45 p.m. on Monday night after the Lake County town's on-duty officer was called out on reports of a stabbing. The Herald Democrat , Leadville's newspaper, says the stabbing happened at the Silver Dollar Saloon where Gausman worked as a bartender.

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  19. Summit County, Frisco receive $125K in state grants for trail projects | SummitDaily.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | The Summit Daily News

    Cyclists ride on the Ten Mile Canyon Recpath extension that opened on July 4, 2014. Summit County and the Town of Frisco are the recent recipients of $125,000 in state open space grants from Great Outdoors Colorado to help fund plans for the county's proposed Fremont Pass Recpath with Lake County, and Frisco's master plan for a trail system.

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  20. Cold Case: Body found on Independence Pass in 1970 still unidentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Aspen Times

    ... that his family might be found, thanks to DNA. According to a story in the June 22, 1970, Herald Democrat, the Lake County Sheriff's Office said the body appeared to be that of a person in his early 20s, 5'7" to 5'8" in height. The entire left arm ...

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