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.
Crested Butte 'Whatever' Fails To Capture Local FansWhatever-- Bud Light has taken over Crested Butte but the festival has failed to capture the approval of locals.
Kayakers Find Body In Crystal River Near RedstoneAuthorities are working to identify a body found in the Crystal River near Redstone.
Judge Halts West Elk Mine ExpansionA 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.
Snowmobiler Killed In Avalanche Near Mount Crested ButteA snowmobiler is dead and another was partially buried in a large avalanche near Mount Crested Butte.
Heavy Spring Snow In Forecast For Crested Butte The calendar says it's spring, but it's still snowing in parts of the Colorado mountains.
Crew Recovers Body Of Man Who Died In Avalanche Near MarbleAuthorities in Gunnison County have recovered the body of a man who died in an Avalanche on Sunday.
BLM Posts Decision On West Elk Mine ExpansionThe Bureau of Land Management has posted its decision allowing Arch Coal Inc.'s West Elk coal mine in Somerset to expand operations.
Gunnison Co. Deputy Suspended After Off-Duty Job At Koch RanchA 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.
Man Convicted Of Damaging US Forest Service LandA Gunnison County property owner who prosecutors say treated U.S. Forest Service property as his own has been convicted of federal charges.