State officials urged residents on Friday to avoid the contaminated floodwater pouring into western Nebraska from Colorado, while offering assurances that the flood posed no immediate threat to cities, railroad lines or Interstate 80.
Snowy, windy weather in Colorado and Wyoming has stranded dozens of students and drivers.
Interstate 80 is back open through Wyoming after slick conditions led to a deadly multi-car accident.
A Colorado man led Wyoming state troopers on a wild high-speed chase along two interstates and into the prairie before he was finally captured.
Buford is a small place for sure, but so is the world.
Authorities say a 69-year-old Colorado woman has been killed in an accident on Interstate 80 in western Nebraska.
Authorities say a Colorado woman was arrested after a traffic stop on Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska netted 10 pounds of cocaine in a hidden compartment.