A Gunnison County Sheriff’s deputy has been placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation into his social media account. However in the initial hours of the investigation, Sheriff John Gallowich issued a statement suggesting the officer’s account had been hacked.
He’s a legend around these parts, and soon he will be known beyond the Continental Divide as the Colorado State Historian. Dr. Duane Vandenbusche will begin his one-year term on Colorado Day, Aug. 1. He will also continue his role as a member of the five-person State Historian Council, formed in 2018.