A yellow sludge spilling from a shuttered gold mine into a southwestern Colorado river has reached northern New Mexico, a state official said Saturday.
Ski season has officially started in Colorado with the opening of Arapahoe Basin.
Colorado ski resorts are aggressively trying to cash in on summer tourism possibilities, and most are reopening for summer recreation this weekend.
This weekend’s winter storm left anywhere from half a foot to more than a foot of snow in many parts of the mountains. But it was too little too late and for about a dozen ski resorts who closed for the season Sunday.
More ski resorts have shut down for the season.
Boulder is the latest Front Range city targeted by copper and brass thieves. Police have seen an increase in the metal thefts along with the street value.