Plague Infects Woman Visiting Colorado 'It's Been Here For Decades'A woman visiting Colorado last month became infected with the bubonic plague, the latest in what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says is an unusually high number of human cases in the U.S.
Visitors Descend On Salida For Music Festival 'Love This Small Town'Thousands of people have descended on a small town in Colorado's mountains to enjoy a music festival this weekend. The people who call Salida home are welcoming those guests.
Stopover Festival To Bring Big Names, Big Crowd To SalidaSalida is preparing for a large concert event this weekend as Gentlemen of the Road 'stopover festival' comes through.
Demaryius Thomas Creates Award In Name Of Young Fan Killed In Rafting AccidentDrake Durkee attended the Demaryius Thomas camp last summer and he had planned on attending again this year, but in June the 11-year-old from Golden was tragically killed in a commercial rafting accident.
1 Dead, 3 People Hurt In Lightning Strike In Chaffee CountyOne person was killed and three others were hurt in a lightning strike in Chaffee County on Friday afternoon.
Air Force Professor Found Stranded On Cliff Near SalidaAn Air Force Academy professor missing for two days after going for a hike is recovering after being rescued by a helicopter.
Swollen Colorado Rivers Force Rafters To Seek Calmer WatersRapidly melting snow and heavy spring rains are sending Colorado's rivers tumbling out of the mountains, so far claiming the lives of at least 11 people and forcing some whitewater rafting companies to seek out calmer rapids and stock extra safety gear.
Novices Should Just Stay Spectators At This Year's FIBArk Festival In SalidaAll the rain is affecting a popular whitewater festival in Chaffee County. At least one event at the FIBArk Festival has been canceled while others could be moved to new locations.
Restrictions In Place As Some Colorado Rivers Run HighRecreation bans and flood warnings have been issued for several Colorado rivers and streams because high water made it too dangerous for swimmers, people on inner tubes and rescuers.
Coroner Identifies Golden Boy Who Died On Arkansas River Rafting ExpeditionAfter a massive search that combined crews from six agencies scouring the Arkansas River, the body of a juvenile boy was recovered from the rapids near where an 11-year-old from Golden went missing Wednesday.
Search For Boy Who Fell Out Of Raft Includes Dogs, Underwater CamerasSearch crews from six different agencies were back out on the Arkansas River on Friday searching for an 11-year-old boy who fell out of a raft.
CDOT Worker Killed On Monarch Pass Remembered As 'Tremendous Man'A Colorado Department of Transportation worker, killed while working on Highway 50 on Friday afternoon, is being remembered as a good worker and friend.