A 125-foot-wide rockslide has closed the main highway over the Grand Mesa near Interstate-70.
Avalanche warnings and watches have been posted for the mountains in central Colorado.
The Colorado Avalanche Information Center says avalanche danger for the Vail Summit area, Grand Mesa and Steamboat Springs is considerable.
A mother accused in the deaths of her children may strike a deal with prosecutors to avoid trial. Police said Heather Jensen abandoned her two young boys to have sex with a man in another car last November.
A mother accused of keeping her young sons locked in a heated SUV while she had sex with a man appeared in court on Monday.
Authorities say two pedestrians are dead after being hit by an SUV in a freak accident near Grand Junction.
The outlook for a major change in Colorado’s drought is uncertain even though holiday storms have improved the mountain snowpack, a climate researcher said Thursday.
Weather forecasters in Colorado have issued a blizzard warning for the eastern plains as a storm moved east after dumping nearly 20 inches of snow in some western counties.
Colorado transportation of crews were fanning out across the Denver metro area to keep the roads open during a wintry storm.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife managers plan to start restoring Water Dog Reservoir on the Grand Mesa next week.