Mudslides after heaving rain Tuesday night covered portions of County Road 250 and U.S. Highway 550 north of Durango as well as train tracks used by the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.
A growing wildfire destroys more than 100 homes near La Veta, Colorado, and other blazes across the parched U.S. West keep hundreds of other homes under evacuation orders.
In a meadow northeast of Transfer Campground, a firefighter city has emerged as a strategic base to battle the 3,700-acre Burro Fire in nearby Bear Creek canyon. A fire isn’t done until it’s cold.
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