Robin Walter and Sebastian Tsocanos plan to spend the next five months winding 1,400 miles on horseback through the Great Plains, through dwindling prairie grasslands.
Several Colorado counties that strongly oppose increased regulation of the oil and gas industry say they want to form their own state.
A retired California firefighter who disappeared from a Chicago-bound train has been found dead in western Nebraska.
The family of a retired California firefighter who disappeared from an Amtrak train says it now appears that he may have fallen from the train somewhere in eastern Colorado or western Nebraska.
Authorities have released more information on a deadly collision between a personal watercraft and a boat on Lake McConaughy in western Nebraska.
A Colorado man is missing and another man is hurt after a thunderstorm at Lake McConaughy in western Nebraska.
Two carjacking suspects are behind bars after leading police on a high speed chase through Colorado and Nebraska.
Authorities say a Colorado man is hospitalized after an accidental shooting at a house near Minatare in western Nebraska.
Colorado congressman Ed Perlmutter and Denver-area veterans are celebrating the start of construction on a new veterans hospital.
The average value of farmland in some Midwestern and Western states has risen 25 percent in the past year.