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Teen’s long-postponed hearing set for August
Teen’s long-postponed hearing set for August

July 15, 2019

A hearing to determine whether a Woody Creek teen will be tried as an adult or a juvenile for his alleged role in sexually assaulting four local girls is scheduled to occur in about two weeks.


Most serious drug count dropped against Lipseys
Most serious drug count dropped against Lipseys

July 15, 2019

An Aspen prosecutor dropped a bombshell in court Monday morning in the case against two Aspen parents accused of giving cocaine to a 17-year-old. Deputy District Attorney Don Nottingham said he would drop the most...








Man uses his house key to enter Aspen woman’s home twice
Man uses his house key to enter Aspen woman’s home twice

July 10, 2019

A 44-year-old Aspen man was ordered to stay away from his female neighbor Tuesday after he was arrested for allegedly entering her locked apartment twice in the past week, according to court documents. Jonathan Quitasol...






Garfield County courts roundup
Garfield County courts roundup

July 2, 2019

Denver double-homicide suspect's local drug case postponed. Rifle attempted murder suspect gets a hearing date to force lab tests.



Lake Christine Fire starters will be sentenced in Eagle today
Lake Christine Fire starters will be sentenced in Eagle today

July 1, 2019

Nearly one year after the Lake Christine Fire broke out in the Roaring Fork Valley, the couple responsible for starting the wildland blaze will be sentenced. Richard Miller and Allison Marcus will be sentenced today in Eagle County District Court.