cbs4

Eagle County

(credit: CBS)

Asbestos Mitigation Forces Camp Hale Shut Down

A popular and historic place for camping and hunting in the mountains is now shut down because it’s contaminated with asbestos.

10/13/2012

George Squyres Jr. sent in this picture of the fire burning on Castle Peak in Eagle County Thursday evening (credit: George Squyres Jr. )

Wildfire Burning On Castle Peak In Eagle County

Firefighters in Eagle County are battling a wildfire on Castle Peak northeast of Eagle. It’s called the Eby Creek Fire.

06/28/2012

Gov. John Hickenlooper at the announcement on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

$29.5M In Lottery Funds Going To Colorado River Projects

Gov. John Hickenlooper is doling out nearly $30 million in outdoor recreation funds for open space, outdoor recreation and trail projects centered around river corridors.

06/19/2012

Lauren Redfern (credit: Eagle County Sheriff)

Ex-Colorado Teacher Arrested After Utah Gathering

A Colorado woman accused of having a sexual relationship with a student while she taught at his school has been arrested on suspicion of violating conditions of her bond.

06/15/2012

An image from the fire (credit: CBS)

Structure Fire Spreads To Wildland Areas In Avon

Firefighters responded to a large structure fire in Eagle County on Monday afternoon.

05/28/2012

The site where the human remains were found (credit: Eagle County Sheriff's Office)

Human Remains Found At Camp Linked To Missing Man

Authorities have discovered human remains near a campsite believed to have been used by a hiker from Chicago who has been missing since October 2010.

05/27/2012

(credit: CBS)

4 Colorado Counties Join Fire Ban

Four counties in Colorado have joined several that have enacted fire bans in time for the Memorial Day weekend.

05/25/2012

CBS4's Jeff Todd demonstrates where campfires are allowed on BLM land. (credit: CBS)

Fire Bans Could Put Damper On Holiday Camping

The unofficial start of summer is this weekend, Memorial Day weekend, and it’s also the kickoff to camping season in Colorado. Many of those campers will have to keep warm without a campfire.

05/24/2012

(credit: ThinkStock)

Fire Bans On Federal Lands Enacted In Time For Memorial Day Weekend

Fire bans are in place for some federal lands in several counties including Eagle, Garfield, Mesa and Pitkin Counties.

05/24/2012

CBS4's Jeff Todd talks with Chief Karl Bauer (credit: CBS)

Despite Increased Danger, Eagle River Fire Forced To Make Drastic Cuts

This is expected to be one of Colorado’s busiest fire seasons in years, but despite that one high country fire department is making deep cuts.

05/22/2012

more

previous