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Self-Serve Sandbag Filling Station Available at Fairgrounds

Montrose, COLO. — Montrose County Emergency Management, Public Works, and Fairgrounds and Event Center have teamed up to install a self-serve sandbag filling station at the fairgrounds available to local residents. The goal of the station is to help homeowners...

Western Colorado Law Enforcement Officers Memorial

This morning during the Western Colorado Law Enforcement Officers Memorial at Centennial Plaza-Montrose, Co, we honored the thin blue line and all heroes who protect us every day. Each year, we as a nation set aside May 15 as a day to remember those who have been...

Notice of Community Meeting

Notice of Community Meeting Tuesday, May 14th at 6pm at the Montrose County Fairgrounds & Event Center at 1036...

Body of Missing Juvenile Recovered

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --- Body of Missing Juvenile Recovered Montrose, CO--The body of Connor Imus, a 17-year-old male of Montrose, was recovered Monday afternoon at the Drop Five Hydroelectric Generation Plant near Pahgre Road and the South Canal. At this...

MCSO Recovers Body in South Canal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: --- MCSO Recovers Body in South Canal Montrose, COLO.—The Montrose County Sheriff’s Office has recovered a body following search efforts in the South Canal area. On May 5 at 7:37pm, the MCSO was alerted to a missing juvenile. The...

Introducing K9 Tigo

The Easter Bunny brought something extra special to MCSO this year. Meet K9 Tigo, who will be working closely with his human partner, Sergeant Searcy. Check our facebook page often for Tigo updates as his training progresses! Happy Easter!

Accident Death

Montrose, CO— On Friday afternoon, March 15, 2019, Mr. Carl D. High, 84, of Olathe, Colorado, was trapped under the arm of a backhoe suffering acute injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The incident was investigated by the...

Pinning Ceremonies Promoting Three Sergeants and One Lieutenant

Montrose, COLO.—Montrose County Sheriff Gene Lillard recently promoted three new sergeants to fill vacancies within the patrol division: Sergeant Matt Breshears, Sergeant Steve Gustin, and Sergeant Paul Southern. Working with Sergeant Cam Boldan, six...