Glenwood Canyon

Garfield Search and Rescue Inc. searching for Richard Buchanan (credit: Garfield Search and Rescue Inc.)

Search & Rescue Crews Believe Floatation Devices Could Have Saved Lives

Search and rescue crews believe that two people who have died on the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon in the past week could have been saved if they wore personal floatation devices.


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Snow, Crashes Close Eastbound I-70 For 3 Hours Through Glenwood Canyon

A multi-car crash on Interstate 70 at milepost 121, five miles east of Glenwood Springs closed eastbound lanes Thursday.


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Truck Crash Closes I-70 In Glenwood Canyon

The Colorado State Patrol says a semi jacknifed on Interstate 70 in Glenwood Canyon and that 40 gallons of diesel fuel spilled onto the road from a punctured fuel tank.


Hanging Lake (credit: Young Kim)

Climb Up To Hanging Lake Is More Than Worth It

Hanging Lake, the tourist destination east of Glenwood Springs, was recently named a National Natural Landmark. Find out more about why some people just can’t stop coming back to this unique Colorado spot.


Colorado Water Agreement Held Up By Disputes

Colorado water providers say a dispute over two water resources is holding up an agreement that would resolve most of the issues that have strained relations between water providers.


The Collard Green fire (credit: CBS)

Collard Green Fire Estimated At 100 Acres

Fire investigators say a fire burning along Interstate 70 was started by lightning.


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Managers Fear Hanging Lake Crowds Are Too Large

Authorities at Hanging Lake Trail say they’re turning away hundreds of vehicles on weekend days because there’s not enough parking to accommodate all the hikers seeking to climb to the crystal-clear lake.


Flooding in Windsor on the Poudre River Trail on June 9. (credit: CBS)

Officials Stay Alert As Rivers Keep Rushing

Residents who live close to rivers across the state of Colorado are on alert as water is rushing higher and faster every day.


The Colorado River (credit: CBS)

Snowmelt Creating Dangerous Conditions On Colorado River

A speedy snowmelt is creating dangerous conditions on the Colorado River.


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Rock Slides Detour Train Traffic Through Mountains

Passengers hoping to ride the rails home for the holidays are running into a snag. Rock slides brought on by heavy rain in Glenwood Canyon this week have detoured train traffic.