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Buena Vista

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Inmates At 5 Colorado Prisons Ill With Mysterious Virus

More than 160 inmates in five Colorado prisons are sick with a mysterious virus.

04/20/2014

Charisa Argys posing with the mountain lion she shot and killed (credit: Charisa Argys)

Colorado Hunter In Crosshairs After Online Bullying By Anti-Hunting Activists

A picture of a hunter posing on Facebook with her kill, a mountain lion, has put her in the cross hairs of groups that oppose hunting. She claims she’s being harassed online by animal activists- some have threatened her life.

03/27/2014

An image from the scene (credit: Chaffee County Times)

Suspected Bomb Found In Buena Vista Turns Out Harmless

A device that authorities feared might be a bomb in the bed of a pickup in a Colorado mountain town wasn’t an explosive after all, the sheriff said Tuesday.

02/18/2014

CBS4's Karen Leigh reports from Boulder during the September flooding. (credit: CBS)

Top 10 Colorado News Stories Of 2013

Take a look at the Top 10 news stories of 2013 in Colorado.

12/12/2013

Gracie Johnson (credit: CBS)

Rock Slide Survivor Says Dad Saved Her

The Colorado girl who was the only member of her family to survive a rock slide is for the first time publicly describing how her father saved her life by pushing her into a large rock.

12/05/2013

Friends of Gracie Johnson sort t-shirts for a fundraiser. (Credit: CBS)

Friends Of Rock Slide Survivor Start Fundraiser

Classmates and longtime friends of a 13-year-old rock slide survivor are organizing a fundraiser for their friend.

10/17/2013

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Hundreds Gather To Remember Victims Of Rock Slide

More than a thousand people gathered in a small Colorado mountain town Saturday to remember five members of the same family who were killed by a massive rock slide on a popular hiking trail.

10/05/2013

An area near where the slide occurred (credit: CBS)

Trail Closed At Least Until Spring After Fatal Rock Slide

A popular Colorado trail where a rock slide killed five members of the same family will remain closed at least until spring, the U.S. Forest Service said Wednesday, and one local official believes the closure should be permanent.

10/02/2013

The Johnson family. (Left to right: Kiowa-Rain Johnson, Dawna Johnson, Gracie Johnson and Dwayne Johnson. The photo includes the Johnson's son, Dakota, who was not with the family during the hike). (credit: CBS)

Dad Who Saved Girl In Deadly Rock Slide Remembered

Friends preparing to bury five relatives who died in a Colorado rock slide are remembering the father credited for saving his daughter’s life as a selfless volunteer who probably didn’t flinch to jump in front of cascading boulders to protect his daughter.

10/02/2013

Students at the vigil Tuesday night in Buena Vista (credit: CBS)

Nearly All Of Buena Vista Attends Vigil For Rock Slide Victims

Hundreds of people crowded a high school football stadium Tuesday night to honor a family killed in a rock slide. Five died and the lone survivor is alive only because her father shielded her from the crashing boulders.

10/02/2013

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