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Lake County

Lake County Road 9 closed for concerns of water damage (credit: CBS)

Flooding Concerns Rise In Western Colorado, High Country

The warm temperatures across Colorado the past two days and recent severe storms have created some issues on the western half of the state with regards to flooding.

05/29/2014

Damage from an explosion in Leadville (credit: Facebook)

Hash Oil Explosion Investigated In Leadville

Authorities are investigating a hash oil explosion at a home in Leadville.

04/29/2014

Sgt. Jeffrey Hartman (credit: Lake County Sheriff's Office)

2 Lake County Officers Accused Of Stealing Guns From Evidence Locker

Two law enforcement officers are going to face charges after allegedly stealing several guns from the evidence locker.

04/28/2014

(credit: John Holm/Lake County Office of Emergency Management)

Crews Work To Avoid Flooding Problem In Housing Development Near Leadville

Spring melt is causing concerns in the mountains as creeks and rivers start to rise.

04/22/2014

Justin Lentz, left, Jarrard Law, right (credit: CBS)

2 Killed In Lake County Avalanche Came From Wisconsin

Two skiers killed in a large avalanche in Colorado were good friends from a small town in southern Wisconsin, relatives and colleagues said Monday.

02/17/2014

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2 Skiers Dead, 3 Injured After Avalanche In Lake County

Two skiers are dead and several others are injured after a large avalanche in Lake County.

02/16/2014

The roof collapse at the Sayer & McKee building in Leadville (credit: CBS)

Roof Collapses Becoming A Problem In The High Country

The snow has been falling non-stop in the high country, and while the ski resorts love it, it’s becoming a safety concern in some spots.

02/13/2014

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Man Dies After Cardiac Arrest In Summit County Jail

Authorities say a 33-year-old Leadville man who experienced cardiac arrest at the Summit County Jail while deputies were trying to stop him from harming himself has died.

07/14/2013

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Arizona Murder Suspect Arrested In Colorado

An Arizona man wanted in connection with a fatal shooting last year in San Tan Valley has been arrested in Colorado.

03/09/2013

Turquoise Lake (credit: haystack.mit.edu)

Dive Teams Search For Man Missing On Turquoise Lake

Authorities are looking for a man who never returned from fishing on Turquoise Lake near Leadville.

10/21/2012

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