The toxic waste gushing from a Colorado mine and threatening downstream water supplies in at least three states will continue to be dangerous whenever contaminated sediments get stirred up from the river bottom, authorities said Wednesday.
Jury selection begins Wednesday in Del Norte in the trial of double homicide suspect Daniel Bessey.
An environmental group is threatening to sue Colorado, saying its management of water in the San Luis Valley is putting New Mexico’s stretch of the Rio Grande at risk.
The flag at a command post for a huge wildfire burning in southwestern Colorado is flying at half staff.
Some firefighters from Hawaii are the scene of the massive wildfire burning in southwestern Colorado.
There’s no word yet on when U.S. Highway 160 will reopen in southwestern Colorado.
The massive wildfire burning in southwestern Colorado is finally slowing down a bit.
This is what counts as good news in Colorado’s wildfire season: a breezy day but at least not three straight hours of winds blowing at 25 mph or more.
Crews defending small homes, a ski area and a handful of roads against an erratic wildfire in Colorado’s southwest mountains hoped Monday for a break – any break – in the weather that will allow them to launch a more strategic assault.
A colossal wildfire near a popular summer retreat in southern Colorado continues to be driven by winds and fueled by dead trees in a drought-stricken area, authorities said Sunday.