"Park County is inhospitable toward special events of any nature," said Lawrence Phipps, 48, spokesman and co-founder of Apogaea. "They created a process that is very painful for everybody involved. It puts a challenging logistical burden on us to do the event safely."
(John Wenzel, The Denver Post, May 18 15)
Senior pets can be the best, most grateful companions you can find. Check out the special love waiting for you at the shelter. Give yourself the gift of a best furry fur-ever friend. (Or feathery friend, or scaly friend - whatever suits you.)
LINKS TO PARK COUNTY FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND AUDIT REPORTS
NOTE: Only part of the document published by the County is audited. Much of the report is prepared only by the County, and the County expresses its own opinion on its financial status in some areas. Read the Auditor's opinion letter to determine which documents were reviewed by outside audit and which are unaudited. The report published by the County is a Comprehensive Financial Report that contains the audited portions but is not an audit report in its entirety.
The driver of the car was Robert Pollack, 31, of Thornton. Pollack passed Deputy Andrew MacGeorge at a high speed on a blind curve near mile marker 222, just south of downtown Bailey.
(Chaffee County Times, Feb 28 15)
An activist group on Thursday backed off its earlier announcement that it would to try to get a statewide ban on hydraulic fracturing on the Colorado ballot...
(Dan Elliott Associated Press, Park Record, Feb 26 15)
According to South Park Ranger Josh Voorhis, "We understand that Wilkerson Pass Visitor Center is a popular tourist rest stop and closing it indefinitely has an impact on our public. We ask for your patience as we determine the extent of the necessary facility repairs."
(USFS, Feb 12 15)
With the loss of the Miramont Family Clinic last year and the upcoming closure of the Fairplay Pharmacy this month, Park County is in desperate need for some good news on the medical front.
(Chaffee County Times, Feb 9 15)
COLORADO SPRINGS - The winter time warm-up in Southern Colorado is pushing up wildfire danger. It is not just a warning. Numerous wildfires over the past couple of weeks are evidence of the on-going issue.
(KOAA5, Feb 9 15)
The database contains information about the 1,714 persons who have been verified by CBI as homicide victims or those who are missing or whose unidentified remains have been found in Colorado since 1970 to the present.
(Aug 13 10)