Special Gear May Have Saved Skier Who Got Buried In AvalancheA backcountry skier was both lucky and well prepared when he got buried in an avalanche this week near Silverton.
Backcountry Skier Rescued After Triggering AvalancheA backcountry skier who triggered an avalanche that covered US Highway 550 earlier this week was rescued by people who were said to be "in the right place at the right time."
There's Already Enough Snow To Ski At Silverton MountainIt just turned Autumn but skiing is already underway in Colorado's high country.
Video: Deluge Causes Dangerous Drive On Red Mountain PassSome people find Colorado's Red Mountain Pass a white-knuckle drive even in good weather, but even the most courageous driver might have been unnerved during a deluge above Silverton.
2 Killed, 2 Injured In ATV Crash In Southwestern ColoradoAuthorities say two people were killed and two others were injured in an all-terrain vehicle crash in southwestern Colorado.
Navajo Nation Sues Feds Over Massive 2015 Colorado Mine SpillLeaders of one of the nation's largest American Indian tribes blasted the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as their attorneys sued Tuesday, claiming negligence in the cleanup of a massive mine waste spill.
Silverton Residents Enjoy 'EPA IPA' 1 Year After Gold King Mine SpillOne year after the Gold King Mine spill, the people who live in the town of Silverton are taking a jab at the Environmental Protection Agency.
Silverton Takes A Breather A Year After Huge Mine SpillA year after a mine waste spill turned their river a weird yellow-orange, residents of a Colorado mountain town are taking a break from the aftermath for a party that includes beer the color of the spill.
Gold King Mine Spill Now Under A Criminal InvestigationThe Office of Inspector General for the Environmental Protection Agency has revealed that a criminal investigation is underway into the Gold King Mine disaster.
Fishermen Get Good News About Animas River After Mine SpillThe cleanup is underway after a spill from the Gold King Mine in southwestern Colorado.
Extreme Heat Buckles Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Tracks It's not just roads that are buckling under Colorado's extremely hot temperatures. Railroad tracks are also feeling the heat.
Few Comment Before Deadline On Colorado Mines Superfund PlanTime is up for people to comment on a proposed Superfund cleanup for leaking mines in southwestern Colorado, and not many have spoken up.

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