Writer Kent Haruf, who authored “Plainsong” and several other novels set in small town Colorado, died Sunday at age 71, his publisher said.
The only hospital in Leadville is closing. The closest hospitals to Leadville are in Vail, Frisco and Salida, but they’re all about an hour-drive away. That can be a death sentence for anyone with a heart attack or stroke.
Authorities say a 92-year-old man whose body was found under his southern Colorado home committed suicide, and investigators believe he intended to explode the house at the same time as his death.
A house containing a large quantity of explosives and chemicals — enough that would have surely destroyed the home, the county sheriff said — is the focus of wide-ranging investigation after the homeowner was found dead.
The artist Christo took a rafting trip down the Arkansas River, the same location he has planned to make the centerpiece for his next art project.
USA Pro Challenge riders will have another uphill finish as they race from Gunnison to Monarch Mountain.
Severe weather hit southern Colorado over the weekend causing flooding in Pueblo and a mudslide near Salida.
Don’t let the last days of summer pass you by without one last quick vacation. Here are some inexpensive long weekend trip ideas near Denver.
As thousands of bicyclists hit the mountain roads and highways across Colorado for the USA Pro Challenge, highway traffic along the route will be impacted.
Authorities say a Texas woman was killed in a rafting accident on the Arkansas River north of Buena Vista.