Local State and Local Programs News ItemsEffort to reintroduce gray wolves forges ahead despite more Colorado sightings6/24/2020 8:00:07 AM
Backers of a ballot measure to reintroduce gray wolves in Colorado say there's no chance they'll withdraw their initiative, despite a push from opponents after more reports of wolf sightings in Colorado.
Colorado’s snowpack is nearly gone, which is not a good sign for fire season6/23/2020 8:00:14 PM
Colorado's rivers and streams are still filled with plenty of cold, rushing water from this season's snowmelt. But that natural water source won't last much longer.
State orders coal company to cease expansion of West Elk Mine into roadless area near Paonia6/18/2020 6:07:29 PM
The company that owns and operates the West Elk Mine near Paonia was ordered by the Colorado Division of Reclamation and Mine Safety Thursday to stop building new roads in a roadless area where it plans to expand coal mining operations.
Wildfire west of Durango grows to 2,000 acres; U.S. 160 re-opens as fire activity slows6/15/2020 6:17:46 PM
A major thoroughfare through southwest Colorado — U.S. 160 — was closed Monday afternoon between Mancos and Hesperus due to the East Canyon fire, which grew to approximately 1,200 acres overnight Sunday.