Mesa County Health Department
Health officials say a western Colorado boy is being treated after contracting hantavirus.
A species of dangerous bees popularly known as killer bees have been discovered for the first time in Colorado.
Africanized honey bees have been confirmed in Palisade after a fruit grower last month became concerned about abnormally aggressive behavior of a hive.
Police knew about the suicidal tendencies of nearly a third of the people who killed themselves in Mesa County in the first half of last year.
Health officials in Colorado have blamed a third death on a multistate Listeria outbreak traced to cantaloupe from a Colorado farm.
The Colorado-based listeria outbreak is quickly becoming one of the deadliest foodborne illnesses in recent U.S. history.