An 82-year-old Western Slope man has died from the West Nile virus, bringing the statewide death toll from the mosquito-borne virus to three.
Human cases of the West Nile Virus continue to increase across Colorado.
Colorado health officials say two people have died from the West Nile virus this season, both residents of Montrose County in the southwestern part of the state.
A Colorado State Patrol trooper is recovering from injuries following a motorcycle accident while he was on patrol.
A Colorado judge says that a farmer spraying against mosquitoes needs to prevent the pesticide from drifting into a neighboring organic farm.
Mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus have been found in three Colorado counties.
A fire in western Colorado northeast of Cedaredge has prompted evacuations.
Three people in Colorado have tested positive for Hantavirus this year, and state officials are warning about the dangers of rodents passing the disease to humans.
Investigators on Colorado’s Western Slope are continuing to search for evidence in the area where remains that are thought to be that of Paige Birgfeld were discovered.
The Bureau of Land Management is proposing several measures to protect the environment on North Fork Valley parcels scheduled to be offered at an oil and natural gas lease auction in August.