Southern Colorado is getting some heavy rain, leading to detours for some drivers.
Farmers are starting their harvest of Rocky Ford cantaloupes.
A California company is issuing a voluntary recall of cantaloupes that may have been sold in Colorado.
A Democrat who’s trying to unseat a Republican congressman in a newly drawn district knows the odds are against him.
Nearly a year after tainted cantaloupes from southeast Colorado sickened hundreds and caused a nationwide melon scare, farmers in Rocky Ford are celebrating a strong crop and high prices.
Rocky Ford cantaloupe arrive in Colorado grocery stores Friday, and farmers want consumers to know the melons are safe.
Mike Hauser, 68, of Monument died Tuesday. That brings the total number of adult deaths to 34 people across the country. Several Coloradans are still suffering five months after the outbreak began.
Colorado cantaloupe growers are pleading with the state to help them restore the public’s trust in the melons.
A pilot project in Colorado’s Arkansas Valley seeks to break a “buy and dry” trend in which thirsty cities buy water rights from farmers desperate for cash in times of severe drought.
The Food and Drug Administration will be at Jensen Farms later this week to try to determine how the melons got contaminated.