Basalt police and the Colorado Bureau of Investigation are investigating the death of a man who was found in an irrigation ditch.
A man who works at the City Market in Basalt on the Western Slope is accused of hiding a camera in the women’s bathroom.
Cellphone technology helped police track down the suspects, but now charges have been dropped for one of two men arrested for home invasion robbery in Basalt.
The Aspen Times is suing for access to documents about a former Basalt police chief.
Two men suspected of robbing a home and pulling a gun on the homeowner are now under arrest. Their big mistake was stealing a smartphone.
The police chief of Basalt has resigned, and his paid administrative suspension has been lifted with no finding of misconduct.
Colorado ski resorts are opening to light crowds because of a dry fall and lack of snow. But a relatively new activity is coming in handy for skiers bummed by lack of snow – snow tubing.
Aspen, Basalt, Carbondale, and Telluride have all either banned plastic bags or are charging fees for them. Boulder is getting ready to take a final vote on their bag fee on Thursday.
Police in Basalt ordered everyone to evacuate Basalt High School after some form of chemical was intentionally discharged inside the school.
Despite Saturday’s cooler temperatures, wind gusts and low humidity are fueling wildfires in northwest Colorado.