Former Undersheriff Sentenced To Jail, Sex Offender TreatmentAt one time the second in command at the Lake County Sheriff's Office, Fernando Mendoza, 49, was fired after complaints were filed by several female employees of the department. The ensuing sexual harassment investigation led to discovery of Mendoza's manipulation of his teenage step-daughter in 2012.
Roof Of Old Bowling Alley Collapses Under Heavy SnowThe roof of the Kristi Lanes bowling alley collapsed under heavy snow in Leadville.
Avalanche Closes Highway 24 Between Minturn, LeadvilleA large avalanche has forced Highway 24 to close between Minturn and Leadville. The avalanche hit on Friday night.
Ski Joring Organizers: Please, Leave The Drones (& Dogs) At HomeOrganizers are asking drone owners to leave their aircraft at home this weekend if they plan on attending the popular Leadville Ski Joring Race.
Colorado Teenager Becomes Junior Snowshoeing Champion Of The WorldSummit County is home to a handful of champions, and they're about to add another one.
High School Snowshoe Champion Headed To Italy For World ChampionshipsJeremiah Vaille from Dillon recently brought home the High School National Snowshoe Championship.
Leadville Man Wounded By Officer Responding To Domestic CallA 32-year-old man has been wounded by an officer responding to a domestic dispute call in western Colorado.
Snow Is The Classroom For Colorado Mountain College StudentsThe first ski and snowboard terrain park to open in Colorado, beating out Loveland and Arapahoe basin, was actually built by college students in Leadville.
Tabor Opera House Needs Your Vote, But It's Not About The ElectionOne of Colorado’s most iconic historic buildings that is in danger of literally crumbling to the ground. Now, the Leadville community is trying to make sure the Tabor Opera House stands for generations to come.
Colorado Amputee Runner Moves From Tragedy To TriumphDave Mackey was badly injured in a fall that cost him his leg. Now he's returned to his passion: running.
'One Careless Act': Photographers Spot Fire Burning At Unattended CampsiteTwo Colorado photographers planned to spend the Labor Day weekend searching for fall colors. They found a wildfire instead.
Repeat Winners At Leadville's 100-Mile Mountain Bike RaceThe iconic event challenges cyclists with more than 100 miles of Rocky Mountain terrain between 10,152 and 12,424 feet elevation.
Programs Aims To Empower Young Girls Using Outdoor AdventuresSome adults are coming together to teach student leadership skills and empowerment to middle school girls in Chaffee County.
Group Runs Marathon In Mountains, Looks To Prevent Veteran SuicidesA group of veterans will participate in the Leadville Marathon to raise money to support suicide awareness in the military.
Leadville's High Mountain Institute Remains Evacuated Due To WildfireThe fire has burned a little over an acre and is 90% contained.