Hinsdale County Sheriff Justin Casey To Relocate Somewhere With Less Snow After Avalanche Destroys HomeA sheriff in southwestern Colorado who survived an avalanche is relocating. Hinsdale County Sheriff Justin Casey said he's ready to move to a new area, one with less snow.
'I Heard Dad Walking Over Me': Daughters Buried In Avalanche Describe Miraculous RescueA wall of snow destroyed a home near Lake City last month, trapping the people who lived there under feet debris and snow. The Casey family says nearly a month later, they want to tell their amazing story of survival.
Small Town Hit With Numerous Avalanches, Community Steps Up To HelpBuilding inspectors are trying to figure out if a family in Lake City will be able to move back into their mountain home.
Avalanche Crushes Home, Hinsdale County Sheriff, Daughters InjuredA sheriff in Colorado and his two daughters are recovering after an avalanche crushed their home in Hinsdale County Tuesday morning.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Oppose Guantanamo Detainee PlansFifty sheriffs across Colorado have written to the White House to oppose any plan to move Guantanamo detainees to the state.
'The Mine That Built Lake City' Looks To Reclaim TitleAlong the way from Lake City to Silverton you'll encounter as many as seven ghost towns and many old ruins. On any given summer day, you're likely to see a dozen or so cars parked at the site with folks wandering around taking photos at the buildings on site.
Colorado County Sees Tourism In Historic Silver MineA contaminated 19th century silver mining camp could become a bigger tourism draw for a sparsely populated, high-alpine county in southwest Colorado's San Juan Mountains.