A water-measuring flume on a ditch sitting exactly astride Tennessee pass outside Leadville might be as good a place as any to bring Western and Eastern Slope interests together to talk about water.
A combination of warm weather and more afternoon thunderstorms will keep snowpack melting and water levels on the rise.
Some storms later this week could produce locally heavy rain that may add to the flood concerns.
The Eagle County Sheriff’s Office said a fisherman reported what appeared to be body located on a sandbar in the river behind the Gypsum Wastewater Treatment Facility.
A driver who careened into the Eagle River and wasn’t found for 12 hours says he knew it would take time to find him.
A Minturn man who died while kayaking on an Eagle River Saturday was wearing a life preserver and a helmet.
A kayaker died while on a private trip on the Eagle River with two friends on Saturday.
The National Weather Service is warning of minor flooding after advisories were issued for rivers in northern and central Colorado.