A preliminary report on a helicopter crash that killed three people south of Silt last week concludes the helicopter hooked a line strung to protect power lines just before it went down.
Authorities have identified three men who were killed when a helicopter being used to survey power lines crashed in western Colorado.
National Transportation Safety Board and FAA officials are expected to arrive Tuesday to investigate after a helicopter crashed near Silt in western Colorado, killing all three people aboard.
Three people were killed in a helicopter crash Monday afternoon.
A teenager from the Denver area was killed in a car crash on the Western Slope.
They packed committee hearings, waved signs and even publicly heckled Colorado’s governor. But oil and gas drilling critics saw one political failure after another in the legislative session that ended this week.
It’s one of the biggest issues facing residents of Aspen and the rest of Pitkin County: what to do with the growing bear population.
The fire danger is prompting fire bans across Colorado, but those can be confusing. Many people have wondered if they can grill in their own backyard.
Authorities say a woman struck and killed by a train in Garfield County was a 27-year-old resident of Silt.
Doing chores on a working ranch can be dangerous, and many a cowboy has a missing finger or toe, a mashed hand or a crooked elbow to prove it.