Carbondale

Maria Viviana Alvarado-Gomez (credit: Garfield Co. Sheriff)

Carbondale Mother Admits She Tried To Poison Kids

A Carbondale mother now admits she tried to poison her children.

03/10/2015

An image from the crash (credit: Randy Essex/Post Independent)

Carbondale Man In Crash Who Said He Killed Wife Faces Murder Charge

A man who crashed his vehicle in western Colorado, then allegedly told emergency workers he had just killed his wife is facing a charge of first-degree murder.

02/24/2015

An image from the crash (credit: Randy Essex/Post Independent)

Homicide Victim Identified After Husband Confesses To Police

Police and the Colorado Bureau of Investigation are investigating a homicide with strange circumstances in Carbondale. That homicide victim has been identified as Maria Carminda Portillo-Amaya.

02/19/2015

Hanging Lake trailhead (credit: CBS)

Lost Diamond Somewhere On Popular Hiking Trail

A woman is hoping someone will find the diamond that fell out of her wedding ring while she was hiking a popular trail.

02/18/2015

An image from the crash (credit: Randy Essex/Post Independent)

Crash Victim Admits To Killing Wife While On Helicopter Ride To Hospital

Police and the Colorado Bureau of Investigation are investigating a homicide with strange circumstances in Carbondale where the last murder was more than a decade ago.

02/17/2015

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Federal Government Limits Drilling In White River National Forest

The federal government is making more than 90 percent of the 2.2-million-acre White River National Forest off-limits to future energy exploration.

12/09/2014

David Pixler (courtesy to CBS)

Family Seeking Help For Father Severely Injured In Rock Slide Crash

A man seriously injured by falling boulders near Carbondale on Monday is still in serious condition after two major surgeries at a Denver hospital.

11/27/2014

Damage on Highway 82 (credit: CDOT)

Fallen Boulders Damage Highway 82 Near Carbondale

Colorado Department of Transportation crews had to clear two large boulders that fell on Highway 82 near Carbondale.

11/25/2014

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Suspects Still Being Rounded Up In Roaring Fork Valley Drug Bust

Investigators on Colorado’s Western Slope are still trying to track down members of a drug ring around the Roaring Fork Valley.

10/24/2014

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Electric Cars Buzz Mountains To Tout Tourism Use

Electric-car advocates have staged a rally on scenic western Colorado highways to show the technology is practical for mountain travel and sightseeing.

10/04/2014

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