Mesa County Sheriff’s Office
The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office says the probe into the disappearance of a 54-year-old woman last week is now a death investigation.
The massive mudslide on the Western Slope has registered a 2.8 on the Richter Scale.
Searchers haven’t been able to find a rafter who was apparently swept away in the Colorado River.
Authorities are bracing for the possibility of another landslide in a remote part of western Colorado amid dangerously unstable conditions that led them to call off the search for three ranchers missing there.
Authorities on Tuesday called off the search for three ranchers who disappeared after a huge mudslide in a remote part of western Colorado.
When a Colorado rancher noticed his irrigation ditch had stopped running, three men from this close-knit town volunteered to investigate.
Police have confirmed a skeleton found in a half-buried car in Mesa County last Thursday belonged to a man who went missing 26 years ago.
A hiker has found human remains tentatively identified as belonging to Paige Birgfeld. The Grand Junction mother has been missing since 2007 and was considered by investigators to be a murder victim.
Authorities say two Clifton brothers have been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a Fruita man.