A Gunnison County Sheriff’s deputy will be suspended and has to teach an ethics class for not asking the sheriff if he could take an off duty job at a billionaire’s ranch.
A Gunnison County property owner who prosecutors say treated U.S. Forest Service property as his own has been convicted of federal charges.
A billionaire is accused in a lawsuit of kidnapping and holding a man against his will. A Gunnison County Sheriff’s deputy is also said to be involved.
It’s a first energy producing project of its kind in the United States and it’s helping the environment at the same time.
It’s the only active quarry in Colorado that mines the state stone — white marble — and it’s about to get bigger.
The Bureau of Land Management will sell rights to mine coal in Gunnison County’s Elk Creek region next month.
Firefighters in Gunnison County are working to contain a third wildfire in the past two days.
A 100-acre wildfire north of Gunnison prompted evacuations of almost 40 homes in windy, warm weather Friday, and sheriff’s officials said residents near a 10-acre fire west of Gunnison could start preparing to leave just in case.
The Bureau of Land Management is proposing several measures to protect the environment on North Fork Valley parcels scheduled to be offered at an oil and natural gas lease auction in August.
Two parcels that the Bureau of Land Management plans to offer at its next Colorado oil and gas lease auction in February are for geothermal energy development.