News for Monday, July 1, 2002



Oak Creek police officer temporarily dismissed

Sergeant Dave Miller of the Oak Creek Police Department has been temporarily dismissed.

Police identify Porsche owner

Authorities without witnesses in hit-and-run accident

The driver of a 1983 maroon Porsche convertible believed to have been involved in a June 23 hit and run may never be charged with hitting and abandoning a pedestrian.

Fire in Dinosaur National Monument jumps river

The Bear Fire burning in Dinosaur National Monument gathered enough fury over the weekend to jump the Yampa River and threaten private land.

Burglars hit Steamboat

Eight businesses broken into Sunday night

Thieves made off with four safes from Steamboat Springs businesses Sunday night and early Monday morning after eight local establishments were broken into in what police are calling the largest one-night wave of local burglaries in memory.