Rifle http://kajx.org en Law Enforcement: Meth is a Significant Problem in Rifle http://kajx.org/post/law-enforcement-meth-significant-problem-rifle <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Methamphetamine has made headlines in Garfield County recently. On Monday, law enforcement officials announced they collected 117 grams of meth in the Rifle area. The drug enforcement team TRIDENT made eight arrests in the drug bust. Also, authorities announced this week a meth overdose was to blame for a mysterious death. Rifle resident Anthony Green fell over dead around midnight on August 22 on a downtown street.</span></p><p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 13:24:28 +0000 Marci Krivonen 7368 at http://kajx.org Law Enforcement: Meth is a Significant Problem in Rifle Handlers at Meeker Sheepdog Trials Compete for $20,000 Purse http://kajx.org/post/handlers-meeker-sheepdog-trials-compete-20000-purse <p>Every year, more than 100 border collies drive sheep across a field in Meeker. The small town at the foot of the Flattop Mountains, plays host to the Meeker Classic Sheepdog Trials.</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 14:26:21 +0000 Marci Krivonen 7098 at http://kajx.org Handlers at Meeker Sheepdog Trials Compete for $20,000 Purse Fire Spares World-Class Climbing Area http://kajx.org/post/fire-spares-world-class-climbing-area <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A world-class climbing area near Rifle may reopen today. The Rifle Mountain Park has been closed for five days because of the nearby Ward Gulch fire. Now, the town’s Parks and Recreation Department says people may be able to return... but it all depends on the weather.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:26:02 +0000 Elise Thatcher 3171 at http://kajx.org Fire Spares World-Class Climbing Area