Southeast Colorado farmer Ryan Loflin tried an illegal crop this year. He didn’t hide it from neighbors, and he never feared law enforcement would come asking about it.
The governor’s race has officially begun and Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper is touring southern Colorado as potential Republican opponents increase attacks on his record.
Authorities say a train has collided with a tractor-trailer in southeastern Colorado, possibly injuring the truck driver and causing traffic delays.
Evacuations were lifted for more than 35 homes in a small southeastern Colorado town Wednesday afternoon after an ammonia spill.
Federal officials have declared a drought-related disaster in southeast Colorado, making farmers and ranchers eligible for emergency help.
There’s nervous laughter when Baca County residents are talking about the drought.
Homes are being evacuated where a fire has burned 11 square miles in southeast Colorado.
A wildfire burning near Las Animas grew to about 11 square miles on Sunday, leading authorities to call for some home evacuations in Hasty along U.S. 50.