UPDATE, 2:57 p.m. - Police said at 2:55 p.m. that the man barricaded inside a home in the 600 block of Grand View Drive is in custody.
Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday moved to address a growing problem of orphan oil and gas wells in Colorado, including by setting a goal of plugging all medium- and high-priority wells and well sites in the state within five years.
Collbran officials have given the OK for residents on the town’s water system to keep using water again after asking them to curtail use on Sunday and Monday.
Mesa County Fair organizers are meeting this afternoon to discuss a plea from an animal-rights organization asking them to cancel one of their entertainment acts called “A Grizzly Experience,” sent a week before the fair is scheduled to begin.
Authorities have reduced but not eliminated fire restrictions on the Uncompahgre and Gunnison national forests and in unincorporated Montrose County thanks to improved weather conditions.
BRIGHTON — A Colorado judge reduced the sentence for a woman who left her 2-year-old son in a car overnight during a snowstorm, causing him to suffer hypothermia and frostbite.
GEORGETOWN — A former police officer in central Colorado has been given a probationary sentence after pleading guilty to assaulting a man he arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
The power has been restored to hundreds of Grand Valley Power customers, according to the utility, who lost power this evening as a band of storms rolled through the area.
State fire officials are scanning from the sky the Glade Park and Pinion Mesa areas of western Mesa County today, looking for any new spot fires ignited by lightning overnight as another round of storms with lightning could move into the area this evening.
DENVER — In a bid to carve out middle ground in a polarized political environment, Colorado Republican gubernatorial candidate Walker Stapleton on Wednesday tapped Lang Sias, a pragmatic state lawmaker and former U.S. Navy pilot, to be his running mate.
Fire crews are currently responding to five fires from the McInnis Canyons area to Glade Park to the Bookcliffs, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office.
LARAMIE, Wyo. — Some are raising objections to a planned marketing campaign for the University of Wyoming, calling the slogan sexist, racist and counterproductive to the university's recruiting goals.
A Jeep is pulled out of the Grand Valley canal on 16 Road near Q Road in Loma on Saturday morning. The SUV had no one inside when retrieved from the canal. According to State Patrol the vehicle was traveling south on 16 Road when it left the road and crashed into the canal. The vehicle was s…
A 37-year-old Mesa County man who spent the night lost and hiking in the Bookcliffs has been found, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office.