Prosecutors believe a man accused of murdering his wife and dumping her body in the Blue River may have plenty of skeletons in his past.
A public meeting is scheduled to discuss a federal plan for managing land and minerals in an area that includes the Blue River.
Summit County commissioners have banned guns and other deadly weapons from most county facilities.
A man accused of killing his wife in Summit County appeared in court on Tuesday morning.
Months after a Silverthorne woman’s body was found in a river near her home, her husband has been arrested for murder.
An Eagle County grand jury has indicted a Silverthorne man in the death of his wife, whose strangled body was found in the Blue River near her home in November.
Denver Water is increasing releases from Dillon Reservoir so the dam can hold more water, but the move also could boost the Blue River above flood stage for a few weeks.
This year the water levels are higher than normal, so the Summit County Water Rescue Team got to training on the Blue River on Sunday in anticipation of what could be a very busy rescue season.
High waters have prompted the closure of parts of Blue River in Summit County.
Rafters and kayakers are already starting to take advantage of above-average flows on Colorado rivers despite the fickle weather.