Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Weld County on Thursday reported its first human case of West Nile virus this season.
The smoke and haze drifting from Pacific Northwest wildfires could hang around northern Colorado for weeks, the National Weather Service predicts.
A wildfire smoke health advisory has been issued for northeastern Colorado until at least 4 p.m. Monday.
Smoke from large wildfires in other Western states has prompted Colorado officials to expand a health advisory to the northern half of their state.
Durango locals and tourists alike welcomed the news that La Plata County Sheriff Sean Smith opened the Animas River last Friday for recreational use after the devastating toxic mine spill.
The city of Burlington has been fined nearly a million dollars for more than 2,100 violations of Colorado drinking water standards.
The number of human cases of tularemia — also known as rabbit fever — is 10 times higher this year than just two years ago.
A new case of the West Nile virus has been confirmed in a human.
The West Nile virus has been found in another area of Colorado.
Longmont will be spraying 12 areas for mosquitoes starting Thursday night to reduce the threat of West Nile virus.