Residents, Businesses File Lawsuit Against Railroad Over 416 FireA civil case filed Monday in District Court alleges the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad started the 416 Fire, which burned 54,129 acres.
State Suspends License For Durango Youth Detention CenterState officials have shut down a Durango youth detention center after investigations found that staffers had improperly restrained two or more children in recent weeks.
Colorado Man Caught Feeding Bears A Third Time; Cited $1,000A man in Durango was given a $1,000 fine for feeding bears in his backyard.
Anglers Asked To Refrain From Fishing In 4 More Colorado RiversLow levels due to drought conditions and insufficient runoff have resulted in abnormally high temperatures in several western Colorado rivers this summer. The temperatures are enough to stress or even kill many of the state's mountain fish species.
CPW Released Video Of Dark, Clouded Water Killing FishThe Colorado Parks and Wildlife released new video of the runoff from the recent storms near Durango in La Plata County.
Animas River Fish Dying Due To Low Water Levels, Forest Fire DebrisWildlife officials are asking anglers to fish early in the day in the Animas River.
Employee Charged With Embezzling $500,000 From Dental OfficeA woman in Durango turned herself into police after she was accused of embezzling more than half of a million dollars from a dental office.
Durango & Silverton Railroad Resumes Trips As Wildfire Settles DownFive weeks after closing due to the 416 Fire, the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad has resumed its daily trips.
Train's First Post-Fire Trip Halted By Rain, Wildfire DebrisA rainstorm Wednesday swept debris from a charred hillside in Costilla County, interrupting the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad's first trip over La Veta pass since a wildfire closed the area in late June.
416 Fire No Longer Considered A ThreatA large wildfire that started over a month ago in southwestern Colorado is no longer considered a threat.
Driver Cited In Crash That Spilled Mine Waste Into CreekA Colorado man has been cited for careless driving after his truck crashed and spilled treated mine waste into a creek.
Bear Cub Injured In 416 Fire Visited By Iconic Smokey BearThe bear cub that was burned in the 416 Fire still burning in Durango got a special visit from an icon and advocate for fire safety.
Mark Redwine Pleads Not Guilty In Murder Of Son DylanIn court Friday, Mark Redwine pleaded not guilty in the death of his son, Dylan.
416 Fire Continues To Burn, Fueled By High Temps, Gusty WindsFirefighters battling the largest wildfire burning in Colorado right now say fire activity continues to increase due to high temperatures and gusty winds.
State Lending Money To Businesses Affected By 416 FireColorado is launching a program to help small businesses impacted by the 416 Fire in La Plata County.