Insurance Fraud Charges Filed Against Police OfficerThe Colorado Attorney General's Office announced Friday that nine felony counts have been filed against a Silt police officer.
Crash Kills Teacher Who Was Pulled Over By State TrooperThe man killed in a crash that happened after he was pulled over has been identified as a teacher in Carbondale.
Motorist Killed, Trooper Injured In 3-Car CrashOne driver was killed near Silt Wednesday afternoon when a vehicle veered into a state trooper who had pulled over a motorist.
Mother Bear Found Dead After Reports Of GunshotsAfter their mother mysteriously died, two bear cubs have found a temporary home at a wildlife rehab center in the mountains.
Wildfire In Rio Blanco County 'Wakes Up,' Estimated At 1,000 AcresA wildfire burning in Rio Blanco County is estimated at approximately 1,000 acres.
Plans To Drain Harvey Gap Reservoir PostponedPlans to drain Harvey Gap Reservoir north of Silt have been postponed.
Report: Helicopter Pilot Failed Power Lines InspectionFederal investigators say the pilot who was flying a helicopter before it crashed near Silt last year failed in his checklist planning to inspect power lines before taking off.
Judge Sets Gypsum Shooting Suspect's Bail At $1 MillionThe man police say robbed a thrift shop and shot one man in Gypsum last week appeared before a judge on Thursday who set his bail at $1 million.
Struggling Bear Cubs Find A Second Chance In SiltFor the bears of the Roaring Fork Valley, the last two years have been the epitome of the phrase "feast or famine."
Preliminary Report Released On Helicopter Crash Near SiltA preliminary report on a helicopter crash that killed three people south of Silt last week concludes the helicopter hooked a line strung to protect power lines just before it went down.
Coroner Names 3 Killed In Colorado Chopper CrashAuthorities have identified three men who were killed when a helicopter being used to survey power lines crashed in western Colorado.
Investigators Head To Western Slope Helicopter Crash SiteNational Transportation Safety Board and FAA officials are expected to arrive Tuesday to investigate after a helicopter crashed near Silt in western Colorado, killing all three people aboard.