Silverton To Pursue Superfund Help After Mine SpillSouthwestern Colorado officials have voted to begin negotiating with state and federal agencies about a Superfund cleanup of old mines, including one that spewed millions of gallons of wastewater into rivers in August.
Durango School Officials Reveal Details Of School Bus CrashAn investigation into a school bus crash in Durango has determined that the bus driver was distracted by noisy students when he veered off the road and rolled down a 30- to 40-foot embankment.
Colorado Unveils Plan To Manage Water Amid Drought, DemandColorado released its first-ever plan Thursday to cope with increasing competition for that water as the West grows drier.
Colorado Man Arrested In Flagstaff After A Police ChaseAuthorities say what began as a report of possible explosives in a Flagstaff store parking lot ended with a police chase and drug arrest.
Colorado Man Wins Car & International Trip On 'The Price Is Right'The latest winner on the CBS game show "The Price Is Right" is a man from Durango, Colorado.
Public Meeting Planned About Animas River After Mine SpillThe San Juan Basin Health Department is holding a meeting in Durango to answer questions about the Animas River after 3 million gallons wastewater spilled from the Gold King Mine.
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.