Salida City Council passed two ordinances and unanimously passed two resolutions related to …
Chaffee County Public Health director Andrea Carlstrom announced April 12 she had been approached to represent the Fifth Congressional District on the Colorado State Board of Health.
Salida School District R-32-J board members voted to approve the lease of the Kesner building to Colorado Mountain College for three years at a rate of $15,000 per month.
Arts & Entertainment
Local author, John DiGirolamo, has a passion for policing and was inspired to tell the officers stories after listening to a summer full of negative portrayals of police officers in the media in 2020.
- State case count nears half a million
- Sometimes coronavirus aftermath lingers
- Public health amends local health order
- County continues to offer all vaccinations
- State phases out COVID dial: County orders take precedence over state
- Man dies after contracting virus at county lock up
- Public health reports decline in vaccinations in recent weeks
- County records 14-day case count of 27
- Vaccinations continue
- Public health distributes Johnson & Johnson
Find a local business
Daily AA meetings – Visit www.aasalidabvleadville.com for information on daily Zoom meetings. 24-hour hotline: 888-333-9649. Some small group meetings are also reopening – check website for details.
9 a.m.-4 p.m. – Caring and Sharing, 220 W. Fourth St., accepts donations. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. for shopping. 719-539-3686.
10 a.m.-1 p.m. – Chaffee County Resource Center, next to Caring and Sharing, 220 W. Fourth St., is open for food boxes and light medical equipment. Curbside pickup. Call Mel Hickman, 719-539-4849, with questions.
10 a.m.-5 p.m. – Planned Parenthood clinic at 233 E. Second St. 719-539-7291.
11 a.m.-4 p.m. – Salida Pregnancy Resource Center, 215 E. Third St. Call 719-539-7436.
Noon – Meals on Wheels: Call 539-3341 for delivery.
Noon – Daily AA meeting on Zoom: http://www.zoom.us/j/8680321228. Call Lori, 303-210-5012, for password.
6 p.m. – Al-Anon: for information on virtual meetings call 719-221-3025. Read more
Police & Courts
Chaffee County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Stephen Lee Shull, 45, of Boulder, April 3, on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol, driving an uninsured vehicle and failure to drive in a single lane (weaving). He was held in lieu of $2,000 bail.
Real Estate News
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