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  1. Kayakers Find Body In Crystal River Near RedstoneRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | CBS Local

    The Pitkin County coroner says two volunteer kayakers from Gunnison County found the body Saturday and helped recover it from the river.

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  2. Body found in the Crystal River near RedstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KKCO-TV Grand Junction

    The Pitkin County coroner says two volunteer kayakers from Gunnison County found the body Saturday and helped recover it from the river.

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  3. Kayakers find body in Crystal RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheDenverChannel

    ... Las Animas, Otero, Pueblo, Saguache, Teller The Pitkin County coroner says two volunteer kayakers from Gunnison County found the body Saturday and helped recover it from the river. A Carbondale man has been missing since going kayaking in the river ...

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  4. Kayakers find body in Crystal River near CarbondaleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    ... and recovered the body from the river. The operation also was aided by the Pitkin coroner's office, the Gunnison County Sheriff's Office and the Carbondale Fire Department. County officials said they are working to identify the body and to notify ...

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  5. Body found in river near RedstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Aspen Times

    Two kayakers from Gunnison County discovered a body in the Crystal River on Saturday afternoon, according to a statement from the Pitkin County Coroner's Office.

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  6. Body found in the Crystal RiverRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Two kayakers from Gunnison County located a body in the Crystal River on Saturday afternoon, according to a press release from the Pitkin County Coroner's Office.

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  7. How the Obama Administration is Keeping Big Coal AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | The Nation

    ... by failing to consider the social cost of carbon before approving an expansion of a coal lease in Colorado's Gunnison County. "While the agencies provided an adequate disclosure of effects on adjacent lands, their treatment of the costs associated ...

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  8. Judge halts West Elk Mine expansionRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 28 | Denver Post

    A federal judge has blocked a coal mine expansion planned in Gunnison County, ruling that federal authorities wrongly ignored carbon costs when approving the expansion of Arch Coal's West Elk Mine.

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  9. Judge halts West Elk Mine expansionRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Denver Post

    A federal judge has blocked a coal mine expansion planned in Gunnison County, ruling that federal authorities wrongly ignored carbon costs when approving the expansion of Arch Coal Inc.'s West Elk Mine.

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  10. Live the West With Cattlemen's Days, Ranch Experiences & Trail...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... is a must-see for families after indulging in a tall stack of flapjacks made by the local Kiwanis. The Gunnison County Fair, cowboy poetry and cowboy church are among the many other events during the action-packed week. New this year is a concert at ...

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  11. Single working moms in Denver pay nearly half of income on child care, report findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... is $23,607, meaning single moms are paying nearly 49 percent of their income on child care, the report said. Gunnison County was the most expensive for single moms, with the average cost for preschool-age child care at $11,359 a year, and the county ...

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  12. Report: Colorado's child care costs show dramatic differences for momsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... for child care, depending on where they live in Colorado, according to a new analysis. A single mother in Gunnison County may pay up to 85 percent of household income for child care, compared to about 12 percent in Ouray. The report is the first in ...

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  13. Mountain Rescue Aspen performs first helicopter rescue since Sheffer's passingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Aspen Times

    ... near Silt in January. Around 1 p.m. Monday, the Aspen/Pitkin County Communications Center was notified by te Gunnison County Sheriff's Office of an emergency distress signal coming from a group of skiers near South Maroon Peak. A female skier had a ...

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  14. Risky Colorado Rivers Place A Premium On SafetyRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... In addition to the three confirmed deaths, another man whose body hasn't been recovered is presumed dead in Gunnison County. Another man tubing on the Colorado River near Grand Junction is still missing. As snow melts, it may be a few more weeks of ...

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  15. Search for kayaker suspended; survival considered - unrealistic'Read the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The search for a kayaker missing after a weekend excursion in the Crystal River has been suspended, the Gunnison County sheriff said today.

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  16. Skiers stranded outside of Aspen brought to safetyRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... Pitkin County Sheriff's Office said in a press release issued Tuesday afternoon. The rescue came after the Gunnison County Sheriff's Office received a GPS alert from the skiers shortly before 1 p.m. The info was relayed to Pitkin County authorities. ...

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  17. The 5 best Colorado areas for fall foliage viewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... of the best areas for viewing fall colors in the country. To get there, head west out of Crested Butte on Gunnison County Road 12. You will be immediately pleased by the fall colors in this area. The aptly named Ruby Range add contrast and more ...

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  18. RTA Dead for 2014Read the original story

    May 9, 2014 | The Telluride Watch

    ... "There's a fear factor." But the county is not more complicated than the Roaring Fork Valley or Gunnison County, Kothe observed. And both have established regional transportation authorities. "People also feel there's a transit system that works, ...

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  19. Authorities search for Grand Junction man missing on Crystal near MarbleRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The Gunnison County Sheriff's Department is coordinating the search for a missing Grand Junction man after a kayak accident Saturday on the Crystal River.

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  20. Authorities search for Grand Junction man missing near MarbleRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    The Gunnison County Sheriff's Department is coordinating the search for a missing Grand Junction man after a kayak accident Saturday on the Crystal River.

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