RBC I Colorado cavers have been notified that all Colorado, South Dakota and most Wyoming public caves with the U.S. Forest Service will be closed, starting July 19, to protect bats from White-Nose Syndrome, which is caused by fungus and disturbs the animals during hibernation, weakening them enough to often kill them. The closure order would include Spring Cave, a source said. The order will be in effect for 12 months, according to the Colorado Caves website.
For nearly 30 years, Dave and Enid Steffen have been going to work when most people were sleeping. But after Dec. 24, they can finally sleep in. Not that they will. Old habits are hard […]
Activity for Feb. 5-11, 2010 Friday, Feb. 5 RPD-1:25 a.m.-Disturbance at 500 S. Kennedy Dr., Rangely RPD-1:27 a.m.-Motorist assist at Mesa and Main St., Rangely RBSO-1:34 a.m.-Assist RPD at 500 S. Kennedy Dr., Rangely
DINOSAUR I Shawn Bruner’s eyes grew wide with wonder as three bull elk began running across the sagebrush park towards him. As the elk approached, Joe Nicholson of Rangely North District, an officer with the […]