The wreckage of the plane crash near Alamosa (credit: Valley Courier)

1 Dead In Plane Crash In Southern Colorado

One person died in a twin-engine plane crash two miles south of Alamosa.


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Adams State Student Treated For Meningitis

An Adams State College student is being treated for meningitis, prompting warnings to other students.


An image of the bear (credit: Rebecca Alyea)

Bear Spends Day In Alamosa Tree

The bear spent the day nestled in a tree Tuesday just one block from Adams State College.


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Postal Service May Close 4 Processing Centers In Colorado

The U.S. Postal Service is considering closing 250 mail processing facilities across the nation, including four in Colorado.


Solar panels at Solar TAC (credit: CBS)

Solar Project Near Alamosa Will Produce Energy To Power Thousands Of Homes

The largest of its kind solar energy facility is being built in Colorado. The Department of Energy is guaranteeing a $90 million loan for a utility scale solar project in the San Luis Valley.


Tom Hansch of Roxborough Park took these photos of black bears on May 16, 2010. "The mamma has 3 new cubs all of which are light brown in color," he wrote.

Expanded Bear Hunt Off Table For Now

An expanded bear hunting season in Colorado is off the table next year, according to a lawmaker who proposed the idea unsuccessfully this year.


Jim Garling sings on the train (credit: CBS)

Rio Grande Scenic Railroad Offers Scenery, Music

The Rio Grande Scenic Railroad leaves from two locations — from Alamosa in the San Luis Valley — and in La Veta. Some say it’s the most unique railroad anywhere in the state.


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Top Restaurants In Small Colorado Towns

On your next Colorado road trip you might consider checking out these eating destinations in some of the state’s smaller towns.


An image of the scene in Walsenburg (credit: KKTV)

Teenage Boy Involved In Shooting In Southern Colorado

A boy is recovering in the hospital after getting hurt in a police-involved shooting that followed a chase on Thursday morning in southern Colorado.


Erin Williams, left, and Thomas Dunham, right (credit: Alamosa police)

Suspects Arrested After Discovery Of Body In Refrigerator

Two murder suspects from Texas are under arrest in Alamosa in a case involving a body found in a refrigerator.