A bitter cold snap dropped temperatures to near 30 degrees below zero in northwestern Colorado on Thursday, while the rest of the state struggled with freezing weather, ice and snow.
Two Colorado miners who died of carbon monoxide poisoning apparently entered an area of the mine where an explosive had been previously detonated, federal investigators said Monday.
Two workers were killed and 20 others were injured Sunday in a mining accident near the southwestern Colorado town of Ouray.
Lawmakers – and film buffs – are taking another crack at boosting Colorado’s incentives for film production companies.
Colorado Democratic state party chair Rick Palacio says Republican congressman Scott Tipton is trying to pack a town hall meeting in Ridgway with opponents of a federal wilderness bill to keep out supporters of the plan.
Just off U.S. Highway 550, seven miles north of Silverton, close to where blowing snow curls off the oxygen-starved peaks of the San Juan Mountains, sits an instrument of war once used to target enemy combatants.
The Colorado Department of Revenue sent an Ouray woman’s 2010 tax returns to the home of a Denver man who says he is stunned by the mixup.
The Ouray Ice Park is an international draw. An ice climbing festival happens there annually and ice climbers all across the world come to visit. There’s also a nice hot springs to soak in.
Don Mammoser, one of Colorado’s best known nature photographers, says it’s a good time to be a “flower fanatic” in Colorado. Trips to see great wildflowers can also be a great way to beat the recession.