The man who wounded a Colorado state trooper on Interstate 70 was a convicted killer who was facing trial on attempted murder charges in Mesa County, authorities said Friday.
The Colorado State Patrol says a trooper wounded by a man along Interstate 70 is awake, in good spirits and communicating with officials.
Thousands of people in the high country celebrated a great ski season on Sunday, but it was closing day at a number of Colorado resorts, including Vail.
Transportation officials have opened the Glenwood Canyon bike path for the season.
Eight dogs were seized from the Krabloonik dog sledding operation in Snowmass Village.
The Colorado State Patrol says 11 people were injured when the commuter bus they were in crashed and rolled onto its side between Aspen and Glenwood Springs.
Amtrak trains are running again between Denver and western Colorado now that tracks damaged by last month’s flooding have been repaired.
Amtrak service will resume in western Colorado and Utah this weekend now that tracks damaged by last month’s flooding have been repaired.
The rail lines west of Denver that were washed out by Colorado’s flooding have been repaired, and Amtrak says it hopes to have news on when it can resume passenger service sometime this week.
More than 3,000 marijuana plants at an estimated worth of $8.4 million have been removed from an illegal growing site in the White River National Forest, according to U.S. Forest Service.