Posted inBusiness, News, Politics and Government

Lauren Boebert’s Shooters Grill restaurant closes after landlord refused to renew the lease

By Ray K. Erku, The Post Independent For years, downtown Rifle’s restaurant scene was anchored by one of the only places in the U.S. you could order a cheeseburger from a server packing a 9mm pistol on her hip. The establishment — Shooters Grill — was the brainchild of U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert. On Sunday, […]

Posted inEnvironment, News, Outdoors

Forest Service seeks to pinpoint Hanging Lake headwaters after fire, floods

By John Stroud, The Glenwood Springs Post Independent GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The fire, floods and massive debris flows of the past year in Glenwood Canyon could help answer an aeons-old question — where exactly does the underground source of water that feeds Hanging Lake begin? The U.S. Forest Service is working with scientific consultants from […]

Posted inCrime and Courts, News, Politics and Government

Lauren Boebert argues she’s allowed to block people from her Twitter feed

By Ray K. Erku, Glenwood Springs Post Independent After being sued in federal court for allegedly violating free-speech rights U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert, a Republican from Garfield County, asked that the motion be denied because the allegations ignore the distinction between personal and private Twitter accounts. Boebert was elected to represent Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District […]