Finding Places To Store Snow A Challenge In Crested ButteA lot of snow in winter in Crested Butte isn't really that big of a story, but the extraordinarily large amount they've gotten over the past few weeks is surely front page news.
Expansion Of Colorado's Largest Coal Mine Clears A HurdleColorado's flagging coal industry got a glimmer of hope when the federal government removed one obstacle to expanding the state's largest mine, but it isn't a done deal, and further court challenges are likely.
McClure Pass May Not Reopen Until The WeekendThe Colorado Department of Transportation says a state highway closed by a rock slide north of Paonia probably won't reopen until the weekend.
Rock Slide Could Keep McClure Pass Closed Until ThursdayA rock slide closed McClure Pass on Wednesday that could keep the highway between Pitkin and Gunnison Counties closed until Thursday.
Kebler Pass Closed Due To Landslide, Road DamageRoad damage has forced Kebler Pass to remain closed until further notice, according to the Gunnison Regional 911 Center.
Approaching Storm, 2 Recent Deaths Have Avalanche Rescue Crews On High AlertA winter storm with the potential of dropping a foot of new snow in Colorado's High County has avalanche rescue crews on high alert.
Snowmobiler Dies In Avalanche On Kebler PassAn avalanche has claimed the life of a Colorado man on Kebler Pass near Crested Butte.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Oppose Guantanamo Detainee PlansFifty sheriffs across Colorado have written to the White House to oppose any plan to move Guantanamo detainees to the state.
U.S. Forest Service Aims To Revive Mining Exemption For Roadless AreaThe U.S. Forest Service wants to revive the possibility of expanded coal mining inside a designated roadless area in Gunnison County in western Colorado.
Storm Boosts Colorado Snowpack, Especially In SouthwestMore than 4 feet of new snow in the mountains has helped boost Colorado's snowpack, especially in the state's southwestern corner.
Gunnison County Signals Plan For Sage Grouse SuitA western Colorado county in the heart of Gunnison sage grouse habitat took the first step toward suing the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for listing the bird as a threatened species, officials said Monday.