Colorado Creek Turned Purple During Fish Management ProgramA small stream turned a hue of purple right now as state fish biologists begin a large scale fish management program, leaving hundreds of fish dead, while making way for another threatened species of native fish to be moved there.
Experts See Long-Term Calamity From Colorado Mine SpillThe toxic waste gushing from a Colorado mine and threatening downstream water supplies in at least three states will continue to be dangerous whenever contaminated sediments get stirred up from the river bottom, authorities said Wednesday.
Demaryius Thomas Creates Award In Name Of Young Fan Killed In Rafting AccidentDrake Durkee attended the Demaryius Thomas camp last summer and he had planned on attending again this year, but in June the 11-year-old from Golden was tragically killed in a commercial rafting accident.
Swollen Colorado Rivers Force Rafters To Seek Calmer WatersRapidly melting snow and heavy spring rains are sending Colorado's rivers tumbling out of the mountains, so far claiming the lives of at least 11 people and forcing some whitewater rafting companies to seek out calmer rapids and stock extra safety gear.
Swift Waters Claim 3 Lives In Colorado Over WeekendSwift water in Colorado claimed three lives over the weekend in Colorado, with one man still missing. Authorities are urging everyone to stay out of rushing rivers and creeks.
With South Platte Lowered, Search Resumes For Sheridan TuberWith water levels temporarily lowered on the South Platte River, searchers are once again looking for a missing tuber near Sheridan.
Portions of Arkansas River Closed To Swimming, TubingPortions of the Arkansas River in Pueblo County are now closed to tubing and swimming following the death of a 23-year-old tuber.
Man Drowns In Tubing Accident Near PuebloA man drowned following a tubing accident on the Arkansas River near Pueblo on Sunday, and a search has been called off for a man missing after falling off his inner tube in rapids on the South Platte River.
Novices Should Just Stay Spectators At This Year's FIBArk Festival In SalidaAll the rain is affecting a popular whitewater festival in Chaffee County. At least one event at the FIBArk Festival has been canceled while others could be moved to new locations.
Boulder Creek Closed To Tubing After Body Pulled From WaterBoulder Creek is closed to tubing and swimming because of high, swift water from recent rain and the spring melt off.
Restrictions In Place As Some Colorado Rivers Run HighRecreation bans and flood warnings have been issued for several Colorado rivers and streams because high water made it too dangerous for swimmers, people on inner tubes and rescuers.
Coroner Identifies Golden Boy Who Died On Arkansas River Rafting ExpeditionAfter a massive search that combined crews from six agencies scouring the Arkansas River, the body of a juvenile boy was recovered from the rapids near where an 11-year-old from Golden went missing Wednesday.