Man Avoids Trial With Guilty Plea In Deputy's Shooting DeathThe man who shot and killed a Mesa County Sheriff's deputy more than two years ago has changed his plea to guilty and could be sentenced to up to 70 years in prison.
Small Community Of Rifle Mourns After Teen Dies From Car Surfing FallA Western Slope teenager has died following a car surfing accident in the small town of Rifle.
Teen Accused Of Killing Deputy: 'I'd Rather Run Than Get Caught By A Cop'The Mesa County sheriff’s deputy killed by a teenage gunman put himself at risk, according to witness accounts detailed in documents released Tuesday.
Rio Blanco Sheriff Stabbed In Parking LotRio Blanco County Sheriff Si Woodruff is recovering from a stab wound he received while trying to arrest a suspect in a hospital parking lot.
Human Smuggling Investigated After Fatal Rollover Near Utah-Colorado BorderA minivan carrying nine people rolled and crashed early Friday on Utah's main east-west highway near the Colorado border, killing four people and injuring four others.
Skier, 64, Survives 1,000-Foot Fall Off Colorado PeakA skier survived a 1,000-foot fall off a peak.
Mesa County Grapples With High Suicide RatePolice knew about the suicidal tendencies of nearly a third of the people who killed themselves in Mesa County in the first half of last year.
Airport In Aspen Known For Being Difficult Place To LandThe Aspen-Pitkin County Airport is known for being a difficult place to land, and that proved to be true on Sunday after one person was killed and two others seriously injured after crashing while attempting to land.
Aspen Airport Remains Closed After Deadly CrashTwo men from Mexico were being treated Monday for serious injuries and another was dead after a fiery plane crash at the airport in Aspen, a popular ski resort where wealthy visitors shuttle in and out on private flights.
8-Month-Old Attacked By Pit Bull In Mesa CountyAn 8-eight-year girl has been hospitalized after a dog attacked her in Mesa County on Tuesday.
Deputies Search For Man Who Injured Skier In AspenPitkin County Sheriff's deputies are searching for the man who ran into another skier on the slopes of Aspen Highlands Ski Area and then disappeared.
Western Colorado Youth Is 3rd To Die From Flu This YearColorado health officials say a juvenile from Garfield County has died from the flu, becoming the state's third flu death of the season and the first pediatric death.