Sangre de Cristo Mountains
Forecasters say a strong storm that is expected to dump more than 2 feet of snow in parts of Colorado’s mountains on Thursday and Friday will increase the danger of avalanches.
A fast-moving snowstorm brought more than a foot of snow to some areas of the Colorado mountains as remnants of the so-called Pineapple Express band of storms headed across the Eastern Plains on Saturday and began losing steam.
A hang glider pilot from Colwich, Kansas, has been found safe after he crashed in Colorado’s Sangre de Cristo mountains.
Crews have wrapped up their search for a missing hiker from Arvada for the day on Saturday.
Firefighters battling the wildfire near Walsenburg are still facing red flag conditions.
Snow is expected to continue to fall in parts of southern Colorado but travel has returned to normal around the rest of the state.
Sheriff’s officials have called off the search for a Colorado man who is presumed dead after a canoe accident on a lake in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says he wants to help communities in the San Luis Valley conserve the area’s natural and cultural resources.
Federal investigators say the pilot of a small plane had lost control in moderate to severe weather when the aircraft crashed in the southwest Colorado mountains, killing both people aboard.
An investigator says a single-engine plane that crashed in Colorado in January plummeted 7,000 feet in one minute before slamming into the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, killing both people aboard.