EPA Pays $1.2 Million More In Local Costs From Mine SpillThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it will pay another $1.2 million to tribes, states and local governments affected by a massive mine waste spill in southwestern Colorado.
Colorado County, Tribe Want More Time For Mine CompensationA Colorado county and Indian tribe are asking the Environmental Protection Agency for more time to reach an agreement with the EPA to get compensation for their costs from the Gold King Mine spill.
Southern Ute Tribe Leader Dies In ColoradoThe Southern Ute Indian Tribal Council says Chairman Jimmy R. Newton, Jr., died Monday after a short illness. He was 36.
Navajo Nation Looks To Coal EnergyForty years ago, the Navajo Nation and Southern Ute tribes languished side by side, mired in high unemployment and poverty.
Man Shot By Southern Ute PoliceA man who ran after police officers with a bat has been shot and wounded by Southern Ute police.
Containment Of SW Colorado Fire Now Expected SaturdayFire officials are pushing back the date for when they expect to fully contain a 500-acre wildfire near Durango.
Colorado Finalizes Contract On Animas-La PlataColorado has finalized a contract with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to buy water from the Animas-La Plata Project.