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Incident on G Street

A 41 year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in the stomach by a 67 year-old Salida resident near the 200 block of G Street at approximately 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 10. Salida Police Chief Terry Clark said a Safeway employee encountered a man (victim) searching through the grocery store’s dumpster. A physical […]

Salida Bike Fest Returns September 11- 15!

Salida Bike Fest is back and better than ever this year! Whether you ride a cruiser, road bike, strider or unicycle, there is something for everyone at this year’s festival which will take place Sept. 11-15. The fun will begin Wednesday night with a social mixer at the Salida SteamPlant. Drinks and light appetizers will […]

Salida Fire Dept Collecting Donations for Sunday’s Fireworks tonight 8/30

Salida Fire Dept Collecting Donations for Sunday’s Fireworks tonight 8/30

The Salida Fire Department will be driving the fire truck fleet around town this evening to collect donations for Sunday’s fireworks show. They will start the donation drive at 6:00pm tonight, Friday August 30. The trucks will be lit up and moving … more »

City Council Materials Available 09-03-13

Salida City Council materials for September 3 are available. The work session begins at 6 p.m., and the regular meeting begins at 7 p.m. Work Session Agenda Packet more »

SNRCDC Board Agenda 09-03-13

The Salida Natural Resource Center Development Corporation Board agenda for Sept. 3 is available. Agenda more »

Nov. 5 Candidates for Elected Office

The following have submitted valid petitions for the regular municipal election coordinated with Chaffee County November 5, 2013: Mayor: Candidate – Billy Carlisle Candidate – Jim Dickson Council Ward One: Candidate – Hal Brown Candidate – Linda Kitson Council Ward Two: Candidate – Georgia McNabb Candidate – Eileen Rogers Council Ward Three: Candidate – Melodee […]

SNRCDC Board Agenda 08-28-13 – Special Meeting

The Salida Natural Resource Center Development Corporation Board will conduct a special meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 28 in Council Chambers. Agenda   more »

New Firefighter Dan Distel

New Firefighter Dan Distel

At last night’s City Council meeting Fire Chief Doug Bess introduced Salida’s newest Firefighter, Dan Distel. Dan joined as a Reserve Firefighter on May 17, 2011. He became a qualified EMT shortly after and on May 30, 2012 took a temporary … more »

McCormick Park Dedication Ceremony

McCormick Park Dedication Ceremony

Salida’s newest park, located alongside the Arkansas River behind the Touber Building at 448 E. 1st St was dedicated in a ceremony to former City Councilman Jim (‘Jimmy’) McCormick yesterday. The dedication included the unveiling of a commemorative plaque in honor of Jimmy’s … more »

SNRCD Board Agenda 08-20-13

The Salida Natural Resource Center Development Corporation Board agenda for August 20th is available. Agenda more »