Buena Vista – James Sheard, 62, Johnson Village, is in custody after allegedly robbing the Gunsmoke Truck Stop July 5, according to a press release from the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office.
BUENA VISTA – A Buena Vista woman was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash north of town early Monday morning.
Popular local recreation sites Cottonwood Lake and Cottonwood Campground will remain closed through Wednesday, Chaffee County Sheriff John Spezze announced in a press release dated 3 p.m. Monday.
Heart of the Rockies Chamber of Commerce members honored The Mountain Mail Friday as the chamber’s July Business of the Month.
U.S. stocks fell Monday after Greece voted to reject its creditors’ proposals in a public referendum Sunday.
Colorado State Patrol troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash June 22 at the intersection of U.S. 285 and U.S. 50 in Poncha Springs.
Chaffee County commissioners will consider a request from the 2015 Salida Classic for a special-event permit during their regular meeting at 9 a.m. today in the commissioners meeting room, 104 Crestone Ave.
Salida City Council will consider the second reading and hear public comments about establishing a surcharge on utility bills to pay for operation of streetlights during its meeting at 7 p.m. today in council chambers, 448 E. First St.
Salida Natural Resource Center Development Corp. board members will hear a proposal by the Salida school district to hold its annual Salida Invitational cross-country meet on Vandaveer Ranch property during their meeting at 11 a.m. today in city council chambers.
Today: July 7, 2015
7:15 a.m. – AA meeting at Church of the Ascension, 218 E. Fourth St. 239-1377.
8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. – Boys & Girls Clubs of Chaffee County for elementary and middle school ages. 539-9500 in Salida, 221-2095 in Buena Vista.
9 a.m.-5 p.m. – Planned Parenthood clinic at 233 E. Second St. 539-7291.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. – Veterans Service Office, 448 E. First St., Suite 134, assists veterans with benefits and transportation to VA medical appointments. 539-3803.
9:30 a.m. – County commissioners at Chaffee County Courthouse, Salida.
11:45 a.m. – Community meals at Salida Community Center, 305 F St. $4 suggested contribution for 60 and older; $6 for others. Call 530-8980 for Chaffee Shuttle.
Noon – Congregate meals at Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Fourth and E streets. Voluntary donation for 60 and older; $6.50 for guests. Call 539-3342 before 9:30 a.m. for reservations. 530-8980 for Chaffee Shuttle. 539-3341 for Meals on Wheels.
Noon – Salida Sangha’s insight meditation group at 248 D St.
Noon – Al-Anon Family Group meeting at First Presbyterian Church, 7 Poncha Blvd. 539-5055.
1:30 p.m. – Jigsaw puzzle group meets at First United Methodist Church, 228 E. Fourth St. Everyone welcome. 530-9911.
2 p.m. – Miriam Rebekah Lodge meets. 539-2054.
4-5 p.m. – General Cancer Support Group meets at First United Methodist Church in Century Hall, 228 E. Fourth St.
5:30 p.m. – Women in Sobriety at Episcopal Church of the Ascension annex, 218 E. Fourth St. 221-4364.
6 p.m. – Salida City Council in city council chambers, 448 E. First St.
7 p.m. – Christian Science Bible Study meets at 1548 G St., Suite 2C. All are welcome to come pray for Salida.
7:30 p.m. – AA closed men’s group meets at First Christian Church, 302 E. Fourth St. 221-4364.
Retired electrical engineer Steven Sarns will give a presentation on “The Drone Revolution” at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Salida Community Center, 305 F St. Comments (0)