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CPW responds to bear attack in New Castle Sunday, Oct. 2

October 3, 2022
New Castle, Colo. - Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers continue searching for a bear that attacked a man late Saturday night at his home in New Castle. Around 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, the victim said he heard a noise in his backyard and went to...
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Body-worn cameras now standard equipment for Garfield County Sheriff’s Office

September 29, 2022
The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office has been researching body worn cameras for our deputies for over a year. This research included not only carefully examining several of the more popular systems on the market that are actively being used by other agencies but also tracking...
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Prescribed burning planned at Rifle Garfield County Airport this fall

September 12, 2022
The Rifle Garfield County Airport, in cooperation with the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control (DFPC) and the DFPC-Colorado Center of Excellence (COE), is conducting prescribed burning operations at the airport. Burning operations will occur as weather conditions permit, and could begin in September...
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Brainard appointed deputy director of Public Health

September 23, 2022
GARFIELD COUNTY, CO – Garfield County Public Health has named Sara Brainard as its first-ever deputy director. Most recently public health’s nurse manager, Brainard has worked with the department since 2001. “Sara possesses a unique level of experience with a background in local, state, and global public health work,” said Garfield County Public Health Director...
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Omicron vaccine, flu shots available

September 23, 2022
State mobile bus providing fentanyl test strips and Narcan nasal spray GARFIELD COUNTY, CO – Get the vaccine that matches the newest variant. Garfield County Public Health is offering the COVID omicron vaccine. This is a bivalent vaccine that is made up of 50 percent of the original mRNA vaccine and 50 percent omicron BA.4...
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State Environmental Justice Task Force draft process draws concerns from Garfield County

September 23, 2022
GARFIELD COUNTY, CO – Garfield County has submitted comments and recommendations to the State of Colorado’s nascent Environmental Justice Action Task Force (EJATF), which was formed to address pollution in disproportionately impacted communities. The county supports the goals of the task force but expressed concerns about potential impacts the draft recommendations may have on the...
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