On Colorado Mine Cleanup, Superfund Idea Divides ResidentsSouthwestern Colorado residents told Congress on Thursday that the Gold King Mine blowout and other mines spilling acid waste into waterways could cause serious long-term damage to their tourism economy, but they disagreed on whether a federal Superfund designation would help or hurt.
On Gold King Mine Cleanup, Superfund Idea Divides ResidentsSouthwestern Colorado residents are telling Congress the Gold King Mine blowout could cause long-term damage to their tourism-based economy, but they disagree on whether Superfund designation is the solution.
Sens. Bennet, Gardner Question EPA About Mine Spill: 'Unacceptable'It's been more than a month since 3 million gallons of toxic water poured from the Gold King Mine into the Animas River near Silverton, Colorado. On Wednesday, Colorado Senators Michael Bennet, a Democrat, and Cory Gardner, a Republican, teamed up to find out what happened from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Work On 10 Mining Sites Suspended After Gold Creek Mine SpillMany mining sites are affected by a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency decision to suspend investigations and some cleanup work at locations with similarities to a mine involved in a 3-million-gallon wastewater spill near Silverton.
Bear Cubs Leave Paw Prints All Over Trooper's CruiserA state trooper had some special visitors overnight that left an interesting calling card.
EPA Officials Get Grilled In Washington Over Gold King Mine SpillThe first of what are now four scheduled congressional hearings into the Gold King Mine spill took place Wednesday in Washington.
Deputy Doesn't Hang Up Phone, Caught Talking About Reporter's BreastsThere's been strong reaction after a sheriff's deputy's sexual comments about a newspaper reporter were caught on her voicemail.
CBS4's Fall Color Guide: Popular Drives Around ColoradoWhen heading out in search of fall color there's no such thing as a bad drive into the mountains.
Waste From Gold King Mine Used To Run Through Treatment Facility, Dispute Over OriginationThe town of Silverton is built on mining. At the Brown Bear Café, a photo of the Gold King Mine sits prominently as a testament to its proud past and unfortunate present.
Mark Redwine Files Counter Lawsuit Against Ex-Wife Amid Son's Death InvestigationMark Redwine is filing a lawsuit against his son's mother after being named the only person of interest in his death.
EPA Downplays Dangers Of Mine Spill, But Concerns LingerMore than two weeks after a mine spill fouled waterways in several Western states, officials expressed concern Thursday over the long-term effects of contaminated river bottoms as the federal agency that triggered the accident downplayed the dangers.
Venture Inside Gold King Mine, Source Of Animas River SpillCBS4 got the first look inside the source of the toxic spill on the Animas River, at the Gold King Mine where millions of gallons of contaminated water were released.