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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Public Invited to Participate in Pollinator Week June 20-26, 2022

2022 Pollinator Week (1)

Park County, CO - Pollinator Week: Wings of Life, is an annual celebration in support of pollinator health that was initiated and is managed by Pollinator Partnership. The CSU Extension Office, Park County Community Garden and Master Gardeners invite Park...

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics in July Announced, will Include Pediatric Appointments

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Park County, CO – Park County Public Health has announced the following COVID-19 vaccine clinics for the month of July. The clinics offer Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines available for first, second, third and booster doses for eligible ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Land and Water Trust Fund Project Helps Conserve Historic Ranch

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Park County, CO - The Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust (CCALT), in partnership with the Park County Land and Water Trust Fund, Trust for Public Land, and Keep it Colorado, are proud to announce the conservation of more than 560 acres...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Park County Assessor's Office Closing at 2 PM on Thursday, June 30

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Park County, CO - The Park County Assessor's Office will be closed for staff training from 2:00 - 6:00 PM on Thursday, June 30, 2022.

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Posted on: June 26, 2022

Stage 1 Fire Ban Lifted for Park County

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Park County, CO - On Sunday, June 26, 2022 at 1:00 PM, Park County Sheriff, Tom McGraw rescinded the county-wide Stage 1 Fire Ban. For details on Park County's fire regulations, please see County Ordinance 21-04. Please continue to pay attention ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Park County Shooting Range Closed Until July 8, 2022

Park County Shooting Range Closure (1)

As the Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife continues to provide road work and maintenance to the area, the Park County Shooting Range located at 22535 County Road 15, Como, CO 80432, remains closed through July 8, 2022.  Other shooting ranges...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Park County Commissioners Thank Edith Teter Preschool for Visit

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 Park County, CO – Last week, Park County Commissioner and Chairman, Richard Elsner visited Edith Teter Preschool located in Fairplay, CO for a “thank you tour” hosted by the preschool. Commissioner Elsner also got t...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Public Invited to Participate in Pollinator Week June 20-26, 2022

2022 Pollinator Week (1)

Park County, CO - Pollinator Week: Wings of Life, is an annual celebration in support of pollinator health that was initiated and is managed by Pollinator Partnership. The CSU Extension Office, Park County Community Garden and Master Gardeners invite Park...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Identity of Lost Creek Wilderness Hiker Announced

Park County, Co – Park County Coroner David Kintz, Jr., announced the identity of the individual found in June 2020 found in the Lost Creek Wilderness Area through investigative genealogy services, as Gregory Allan Woodford (1989-2019) who had l...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Media Alert: Coroner to Hold Press Conference on Identity of Lost Creek Wilderness John Doe

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Park County, Co – Park County Coroner David Kintz, Jr. will host a press conference on Monday, June 13 at 10:00 AM to announce the identification of an individual whose remains were discovered in June 2020 by a group of teenagers that were hikin...

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Posted on: June 26, 2022

Stage 1 Fire Ban Lifted for Park County

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Park County, CO - On Sunday, June 26, 2022 at 1:00 PM, Park County Sheriff, Tom McGraw rescinded the county-wide Stage 1 Fire Ban. For details on Park County's fire regulations, please see County Ordinance 21-04. Please continue to pay attention ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2022

May 14, 2022 Update on High Park Fire

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Park County, CO –The Teller County Sheriff's Office and Bureau of Land Management Rocky Mountain District Fire has issued an update on the High Park Fire at 9:30 AM:

"The Rocky Mountain Complex Incident Management Team 1 will arrive...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Update on High Park Fire in Teller County and Park County Fire Warnings

High Park Fire Update

Park County, CO – The High Park Fire is burning around 400 acres in Teller County near the Park County border with zero percent containment, according to the Teller County Sheriff Office. Evacuations in the area of Teller County RD 11 and County...

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Posted on: May 7, 2022

U.S. Forest Service Pike-San Isabel National Forests Enter Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

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U.S. Forest Service Pike-San Isabel National Forests Enter Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

Park County, CO - On Friday, May 6, 2022, U.S. Forest Service announced that all districts in the Pike-San Isabel National Forests & Cimarron and Com...

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Posted on: June 26, 2022

Stage 1 Fire Ban Lifted for Park County

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Park County, CO - On Sunday, June 26, 2022 at 1:00 PM, Park County Sheriff, Tom McGraw rescinded the county-wide Stage 1 Fire Ban. For details on Park County's fire regulations, please see County Ordinance 21-04. Please continue to pay attention ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Suspect Arrested After Stealing Park County Sheriff Patrol Vehicle

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Park County, CO - In the early hours of Monday June 20, 2022, the Park County Sheriff’s Lake George substation was burglarized and a marked Park County Sheriff vehicle was stolen. At 03:27 am, the suspect in the stolen patrol vehicle we...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Park County Sheriff and CO Parks and Wildlife Investigate Wolf Sighting

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Park County – On Monday, April 25, 2022 the Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) received a report and accompanying video of a possible wolf sighting in the area of Highway 285 and County Road 5. The Park County Sheriff’s Office is assist...

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