A federal judge has blocked a coal mine expansion planned in Gunnison County, ruling that federal authorities wrongly ignored carbon costs when approving the expansion of Arch Coal Inc.’s West Elk Mine.
A snowmobiler is dead and another was partially buried in a large avalanche near Mount Crested Butte.
The calendar says it’s spring, but it’s still snowing in parts of the Colorado mountains.
Authorities in Gunnison County have recovered the body of a man who died in an Avalanche on Sunday.
The Bureau of Land Management has posted its decision allowing Arch Coal Inc.’s West Elk coal mine in Somerset to expand operations.
A Gunnison County Sheriff’s deputy will be suspended and has to teach an ethics class for not asking the sheriff if he could take an off duty job at a billionaire’s ranch.
A Gunnison County property owner who prosecutors say treated U.S. Forest Service property as his own has been convicted of federal charges.
A billionaire is accused in a lawsuit of kidnapping and holding a man against his will. A Gunnison County Sheriff’s deputy is also said to be involved.
It’s a first energy producing project of its kind in the United States and it’s helping the environment at the same time.
It’s the only active quarry in Colorado that mines the state stone — white marble — and it’s about to get bigger.