DENVER – A man who had at least one improvised explosive on federal land southeast of Salida in 2013 admitted Thursday that he illegally had a destructive device.
Chaffee County sheriff’s deputies arrested Rocky Porco-Conn, 30, Pueblo, July 26 on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia, unlawful possession of heroin and fugitive of justice. He was held without bail.
A marijuana joint infiltrated the Chaffee County Detention Facility recently.
Chaffee County District Court received a report from the state mental health hospital Saturday declaring Daniel Archambeau sane and so a trial date has been set.
The Park County Coroner’s Office has released the 3-D reconstruction from skeletal remains found in Park County nearly a year ago and is seeking information about the person’s identity.
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.
The Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies throughout the state are teaming up for increased DUI enforcement for the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Salida police are asking anyone with information about the driver in a hit-and-run incident June 26 to contact the police department.
People who are dealing with legal matters without an attorney can get free legal help from volunteer attorneys through the Salida Regional Library, 405 E St.
Today: July 31st, 2015
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.
9-11 a.m. — Colorado Legal Services staff member available for case intake interviews at Chaffee County Combined Courts, 142 Crestone Ave. 800-395-2465.
9 a.m.-4 p.m. – Planned Parenthood clinic at 233 E. Second St. 539-7291.
10-11 a.m. – Young Adult Reading Group at Salida Regional Library. Drop-ins welcome. 539-7529.
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.
12:15 p.m.– AA meeting at First Presbyterian Church downstairs, 7 Poncha Blvd. 221-4364.
1-5 p.m. – Heart of the Rockies Chess Club at First Christian Church, 302 E. Fourth St. 539-7686.
5-7 p.m. – Friday night dinner at Salida Elks Lodge for members and guests. 539-6976.
6 p.m. – Al-Anon at First Presbyterian Church, 7 Poncha Blvd. 207-2695
7:30 p.m. – Open AA meeting at First Presbyterian Church, 7 Poncha Blvd. 221-5157.