La Plata County
La Plata County sheriff’s officials are investigating the deaths of three people whose bodies were found on the same day.
A third person has been arrested in connection with the slaying of a man in southwest Colorado.
La Plata County sheriff’s deputies are mourning the death of a colleague who perished while snowmobiling on his day off.
The final two people killed in a plane crash in the southwest Colorado mountains were found Tuesday.
Federal investigators arrived Tuesday at the scene of a plane crash in the southwest Colorado mountains as authorities looked for bodies and clues from an accident that killed three bank employees and a fourth person as they traveled to a Christmas party.
The American Cancer Society is planning to study the cancer rates of La Plata County residents because of the area’s uranium mining history.
Emergency-room doctors in La Plata County are warning hunters about altitude sickness and heart attacks in Colorado’s high mountains.
Health officials in southwestern Colorado report two new cases of West Nile virus.
Authorities say the pilot of a motorized glider has died after crashing onto a golf course in Durango.
Federal officials say air-quality tests at a southwest Colorado school near gas drilling show toxins are below harmful levels, but a community group says its tests produced different results.