La Junta

(credit: CBS)

Tumbleweeds Cause Fire Hazard In La Junta

Strong winds caused a big pileup of tumbleweeds in La Junta on Friday.

04/05/2015

The controlled burn near Fowler flared up again on Thursday (credit: CBS)

Crews Work To Put Out Hot Spots At Wildfire Near Fowler

Fire crews are again working to put out hot spots at wildlife near the town of Fowler after high winds reignited the blaze late Thursday.

04/03/2015

(credit: CBS)

Crews Working To Clean Up Coal Train Derailment Near Hudson

Crews were working Monday to clean up a stretch of railroad where a coal train jumped the tracks in eastern Colorado, spilling tons of coal.

03/23/2015

(courtesy: Durango Herald)

Flood & Wildfire Preparedness Week: Long Duration Flood Events

Flood and wildfire awareness week continues across Colorado with today’s message taking a closer look at flood events that last anywhere from several hours to several days.

03/17/2015

James Ashby (credit: Otero County Sheriff's Office)

Hearing For Cop Charged With Murder In Fatal Shooting

A judge is set to consider the evidence against a police officer charged with second-degree murder in the on-duty shooting death of a 27-year-old man in Rocky Ford.

01/15/2015

James Ashby (credit: Otero County Sheriff's Office)

Hearing Postponed For Officer In Fatal Rocky Ford Shooting

A judge has postponed the preliminary hearing involving a Rocky Ford police officer who was charged with second-degree murder after he shot and killed a 27-year-old man.

12/19/2014

The scene on Sunday (credit: CBS)

Rally Held For Man Shot In Rocky Ford

A crowd of about 200 people attended a rally in Rocky Ford for a man shot to death a week ago by a police officer.

10/19/2014

The scene on Sunday (credit: CBS)

CBI Identifies Officer, Victim In Rocky Ford Shooting

The Colorado Bureau of Investigation has identified a 28-year-old Rocky Ford man who was killed in an officer-involved shooting.

10/13/2014

(credit: La Junta Fire Dept.)

Smoke From Hay Fire Seen For Miles Near La Junta

Smoke could be seen for miles outside La Junta after a tower of hay caught fire.

09/12/2014

Manitou Springs (credit: CBS)

U.S. 24 Near Waldo Canyon Burn Scar Reopened

U.S. Highway 24 near the site of the 2012 Waldo Canyon Fire is back open after flash flooding.

07/17/2014

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