CRIME & SAFETY
Two more officers involved in Clear Creek's Christian Glass prosecution resign
Two more officers charged in the death of Christian Glass have resigned. Randy Williams and Tim Collins, each charged with failing to step in and stop the 2022 officer shooting death of Glass, voluntarily stepped down from the Georgetown Police Department this month. Their exits left the force with only one sworn officer.
Jefferson County to take over Clear Creek dispatching, 911 calls
Jefferson County's emergency call center and dispatchers will soon be covering Clear Creek County, according to the two jurisdictions.
The Making of a Mock Avalanche Rescue
Greg Stiller heard the whir of the arriving helicopter. Blades whipping the air, it blew snow over the small openings he’d been peeking through from the hole he was buried in. He could no longer see the sky. He was stuck on his side, curled in a fetal position, with a big enough pocket around his face to breathe in but not enough to move. The snow around his body felt like concrete.
U.S. Forest Service to conduct pile burns with smoke visible near Silverthorne, Breckenridge and beyond
U.S. Forest Service crews will conduct pile burning operations at Barton Gulch Road on Thursday, Feb. 22, according to a news release. Crews usually conduct other operations across the county when conditions are looking ideal, like the current window. Ignitions are expected to begin around 10:30 a.m. Fire officials say...