Evacuated residents of the small Colorado town of Eckley have been allowed to return home after firefighters contained most of a wildfire on the state’s northeastern plains. Three firefighters were injured battling Sunday’s blaze.
A grain elevator collapsed in Wray and spilled nearly 40,000 bushels of wheat Tuesday afternoon.
Colorado wildlife officials are now developing a plan to issue unlimited over-the-counter hunting licenses to help rid areas of so-called “conflict turkeys.”
The dance of the greater prairie chicken was once in danger of being described only in history books. Thanks to conservation efforts on the eastern plains of Colorado, there is a remarkable recovery of this once-endangered species, and a unique mating ritual.
Handicapped parking permits in Colorado could come from out-of-state physician recommendations under a bill introduced Tuesday.