The artist Christo is a step closer to being allowed to drape huge pieces of fabric over the Arkansas River.
A man accused of defrauding investors of about $865,000 on water rights deals in Colorado has pleaded guilty during his trial.
A proposed water pipeline from Lamar to Elbert County is raising concerns over depleting water in the Arkansas River and losing irrigated farmland.
Union Pacific has agreed to dismantle part of an old railroad bridge over Fountain Creek in Pueblo.
Artist Christo’s plan to suspend huge fabric panels over parts of the heavily rafted Arkansas River in Colorado is largely intact under a version federal land managers identified Thursday as the preferred alternative for the project.
Opponents of the artist Christo’s plan to suspend huge fabric panels over stretches of the Arkansas River are suing the Colorado parks division for allowing him to carry out the project.
Colorado parks and wildlife officials are investigating the rollover of a rafting bus that injured 10 people.
It started as a normal work day for two raft guides in Canon City, but it took a heroic turn when the men risked their own lives to save two people after their car crashed in the Arkansas River.
The Colorado State Parks Board has approved an agreement for the artist Christo to pay $550,000 to state parks to carry out his Over the River project, which would suspend 5.9 miles worth of fabric panels over parts of the Arkansas River.
A San Antonio woman was killed in Colorado on Wednesday during a rafting trip on the Arkansas River in Chaffee County.