The graduating seniors of Lake County High School in Leadville got some very good news on graduation day.
An avalanche closed the highway over Independence Pass for about 90 minutes on Thursday afternoon.
A jury has convicted a former Lake County sheriff’s deputy of embezzlement and official misconduct for stealing four firearms from the department’s evidence room and trying to sell one.
There’s a sign as you drive into Leadville from the north that reads “We Love Leadville, Great Living at 10,200 feet.”
The body of a missing student was found just 40 yards from the college campus he had vanished from last week.
The search continues for a college student who vanished without a trace nearly a week ago.
A search is in progress for a missing student from Colorado Mountain College.
A massive rock slide has closed a critical Colorado highway, and it isn’t the first time.
Opening Day arrived two weeks early this year for Ski Cooper; its projected opener was Dec. 13. The entire resort — more than 400 acres — is open.
The only hospital in Leadville is closing. The closest hospitals to Leadville are in Vail, Frisco and Salida, but they’re all about an hour-drive away. That can be a death sentence for anyone with a heart attack or stroke.