Fed by unusually lush vegetation, rabbits have been breeding like rabbits around Colorado, increasing the risk for what normally is a relatively rare bacterial disease in the state.
Health officials say a south Weld County man has died after contracting hantavirus.
Health officials say a southeastern Adams County man has died after contracting hantavirus.
A man in Eagle County has died from hantavirus, a disease that kills nearly half of the people who get infected.
Health officials say a western Colorado boy is being treated after contracting hantavirus.
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment says a Garfield County resident has the first confirmed case of hantavirus in the state this year.
The Park County Sheriff’s Department is mourning the death of one of its deputies.
About 1,700 people who stayed in tent cabins at Yosemite National Park this summer were warned Tuesday they may have been exposed to a deadly rodent-borne virus blamed for the deaths of two campers.
A woman from Adams County has died of hantavirus. It is the first fatal case of hantavirus in Colorado this year.
Three people in Colorado have tested positive for Hantavirus this year, and state officials are warning about the dangers of rodents passing the disease to humans.