Signs went up Wednesday warning boaters to stay off a section of the Blue River in Summit County due to high water dangers.
A Denver man died while rafting in Summit County Sunday afternoon.
Three deaths in two weeks and Colorado rivers rushing at record levels have put a premium on safety for kayaking and rafting enthusiasts this spring.
A combination of warm weather and more afternoon thunderstorms will keep snowpack melting and water levels on the rise.
Water isn’t the only thing flowing in Colorado right now — all the melting means more cash flow for one Colorado industry.
It was a case that shook a tight-knit mountain community and one Summit County won’t soon forget. A woman disappeared over a holiday weekend and there was no physical evidence once her body was found.
Some mountain towns are touted for their luxury accommodations, fine dining or arts scene. Some are known as the place to go for spas, hiking or biking. Others, golf or world-class fishing.
Young fish are often released into Colorado’s mountain streams and lakes as part of the restocking program. Now a new program means some of those fish could come from the classroom.
A Summit County man convicted of murdering his wife has been sentenced to the maximum 112 years in prison.
A Summit County man accused of murdering his wife has been found guilty on all counts.