The traffic on Interstate 70 is always really heavy on Sunday when skiers and snowboarders return from the mountains, and this Sunday the snowstorm made it even worse.
The Avalanche danger in the high country is high right now and rescuers need to be ready when someone gets trapped in a slide. CBS4′s Jeff Todd was invited behind the scenes to bring a close up look at the vital training.
He’s now going to be the number two prosecutor on the James Holmes case, but Mark Hurlbert has already handled some of the highest profile and controversial cases in Colorado for the past decade.
Dangerous conditions are forming in the high country. In many parts of the mountains the avalanche conditions are rated at considerable.
Police in the high country are investigating the murder of a man whose body was found near a trailhead in Breckenridge.
The school board in Eagle County voted Wednesday afternoon to lay off nearly 15 percent of its staff. They are drastic cuts for what has been a very successful district.
After Monday’s snow storm in the mountains the avalanche danger throughout the state is some of the highest all winter.
For the first time one of the people who says an attorney in Breckenridge took their money and fled to Mexico is talking.