Pitkin County Newswire (Page 3)

Pitkin County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pitkin County, CO. (Page 3)

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  1. Ask A DoctorRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2017 | Entropical Paradise

    This how Doctor Hunter S. Thompson described the aftermath of the attacks of September 11, 2001. The founder of Gonzo and one time candidate for sheriff of Pitkin County, Colorado wrote down his thoughts and concerns in an essay published on ESPN.com , of all places.

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  2. Forest service preps for leaf-peeping hordes at Maroon BellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... is teaming with Roaring Fork Transportation Authority, which operates the public bus system, as well as Pitkin County and the city of Aspen to handle the hordes. Overflow parking will be offered at Buttermilk for free Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays ...

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  3. Coroner: Collegeville hiker who died had altitude sickness21 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Philly.com

    The Pitkin County Coroner's Office has determined a 20-year-old Pennsylvania woman suffered from altitude sickness before she died on a hiking trip last month . The Aspen Times reports Susanna DeForest was hiking Colorado's Conundrum Creek Trail with three friends when she died.

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  4. Coroner: Pennsylvania hiker who died had altitude sicknessRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The Pitkin County Coroner's Office has determined a 20-year-old Pennsylvania woman suffered from altitude sickness before she died on a hiking trip last month. The Aspen Times reports Susanna DeForest was hiking Colorado's Conundrum Creek Trail with three friends when she died.

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  5. 'I Need Help': Hiker Survives Treacherous 14erRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... a success. Amtrak announced the train will take skiers and boarders to the slopes again this ski season. PITKIN COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) - "I need help." That's all Joe Seeds texted to a friend when he was lost and out of options near the 14,130 foot ...

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  6. Help design a trail segment from Carbondale to Crested ButteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Denver Post

    Think you can design a trail in the Crystal River Valley better than the experts? Now you get the opportunity. Pitkin County Open Space and Trails is using interactive technology to give an unprecedented opportunity to get into the nitty-gritty of a public works project.

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  7. Club 20 focus: Cash pinchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... employees do little to help the employees and take valuable wage-earners and taxpayers away, Coram said. Pitkin County Commissioner Rachel Richards also urged Lynne to work on ways to increase transportation funding, an issue that Lynne said is in ...

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  8. Woman who died hiking to Conundrum hot springs may have had symptoms...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Gazette

    A 20-year-old Pennsylvania woman who fell ill while hiking Conundrum Creek Trail near Aspen died in her campsite of high-altitude pulmonary and cerebral edema, the Pitkin County Coroner said Friday. likely began developing symptoms of high-altitude pulmonary edema, or HAPE, when she was staying in Dillon - altitude 9,111 feet - on Aug. 15 and 16, "as it commonly develops on the second or third day at altitudes above 6,600 feet when it occurs," corner Dr. Steve Ayers wrote in his report.

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  9. Coroner: Woman, 20, died of altitude sicknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | TheDenverChannel

    PITKIN COUNTY, Colo. A 20-year-old Pennsylvania woman who became fatally ill while hiking Conundrum Creek Trail last month died of altitude sickness, the Pitkin County Coroner confirmed Friday.

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  10. Woman, 20, who died hiking on Conundrum Creek may have developed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Denver Post

    A 20-year-old Pennsylvania woman who fell ill while hiking Conundrum Creek Trail near Aspen died in her campsite of high-altitude pulmonary and cerebral edema, the Pitkin County Coroner said Friday. Susanna "Susie" DeForest, who was hiking with friends, likely began developing symptoms of high-altitude pulmonary edema, or HAPE, when she was staying in Dillon - altitude 9,111 feet - on Aug. 15 and 16, "as it commonly develops on the second or third day at altitudes above 6,600 feet when it occurs," corner Dr. Steve Ayers wrote in his report.

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  11. Denver climber is safely flown off Capitol PeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... summit when he got off route at about 2:45 p.m. in the area of the peak's sub-summit, K2, according to the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office. "(He) was unable to get back on route and became stranded on unstable terrain," the sheriff's office said in a ...

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  12. Tenth Fourteener Death of 2017: Remembering Dr. Jamie RuppRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Denver Westword

    ... on August 5, Rei Hwa Lee , 57, fell to her death on the north face of North Maroon Peak. Lee's children told Pitkin County Sheriff's Office representatives that Lee arrived at the Maroon Bells parking area at around 5 a.m. on the 5th. That evening, ...

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  13. Pitkin County mountain rescues aren't breaking the bank - thanks to volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Denver Post

    The large number of search-and-rescue missions this summer has not translated into a major expense for the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office, officials said. That's because Mountain Rescue Aspen - whose members head out into the backcountry to search for or retrieve missing, injured or dead hikers and climbers - is made up of volunteers, said Alex Burchetta, director of operations for the Sheriff's Office.

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  14. Former Pitkin County sheriff's official arrested for felony assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Denver Post

    The former director of operations at the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office was charged with felony assault last week in Blue Lake after a dispute over an unleashed dog, according to a police report. Tom Grady, 67, allegedly broke the jaw of the man with the unleashed dog, knocked him unconscious and caused him to receive several stitches above his eye, according to an Eagle County Sheriff's Office report.

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  15. T.J. Ward Signs With Tampa Bay BuccaneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | CBS Local

    Stolen Bike Once Belonged To Lance Armstrong The Pitkin County Sheriff is making a personal plea for help after burglars hit his home. Motor Sports Complex Plans Hit A Dead End The city's plans to bring a motor sports complex to Arapahoe County hit a dead end.

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  16. Galaxy Snap Skid, Beat Rapids 3-0Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | CBS Local

    Stolen Bike Once Belonged To Lance Armstrong The Pitkin County Sheriff is making a personal plea for help after burglars hit his home. Motor Sports Complex Plans Hit A Dead End The city's plans to bring a motor sports complex to Arapahoe County hit a dead end.

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  17. Motor Sports Complex Plans Hit A Dead EndRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | CBS Local

    Stolen Bike Once Belonged To Lance Armstrong The Pitkin County Sheriff is making a personal plea for help after burglars hit his home. Motor Sports Complex Plans Hit A Dead End The city's plans to bring a motor sports complex to Arapahoe County hit a dead end.

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  18. Stolen Bike Once Belonged To Lance ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | CBS Local

    Stolen Bike Once Belonged To Lance Armstrong The Pitkin County Sheriff is making a personal plea for help after burglars hit his home. Motor Sports Complex Plans Hit A Dead End The city's plans to bring a motor sports complex to Arapahoe County hit a dead end.

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  19. County holds nose at thought of Pitkin trash coming hereRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2017 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    With their landfill quickly being exhausted, Pitkin County officials are seeking a place for their trash and are looking to Mesa County, among other places, as a spot to send their refuse. Mesa County officials say they might well refuse Pitkin County's refuse, or at least put a premium on the cost of accepting it.

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  20. Kudos and Kindness from Aspen Times readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | The Aspen Times

    ... was dedicated to honoring AVLT's founder, John Doremus (former president of AVLT's parent organizations, Pitkin County Parks Association and Park Trust), who served the organization for over 25 years; and to its first park and conservation easement ...

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