Colorado

Farmington skier who died at Purgatory was mother of 5

A memorial service will be held Friday for Kressyda Ming – the 34-year-old Farmington woman who died last week after colliding into a tree at Purgatory Resort.Ming was a mother of five, ages 10 and...

DATE: March 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sportsmen take aim at law enforcement bill

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, a vocal proponent of transferring federal public lands to state control, has gotten an earful lately. His recent town hall in Cottonwood Heights, Utah, turned rowdy,...

DATE: March 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Silverton to vote in April on ATV rules

The town of Silverton will decide the future use of all-terrain vehicles within town limits in an April special election. On April 25, the town will choose between three citizen petitions: One...

DATE: March 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pagosa Springs man found dead in creek

A Pagosa Springs man was found dead Feb. 18, more than a week after his family reported him missing, according to Archuleta County Undersheriff Tonya Hamilton. John Charles Allen Sr., 47, went...

DATE: Feb. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ku Klux Klan recruiting members in Grand Junction

GRAND JUNCTION — A national campaign to recruit members to the Ku Klux Klan reached Grand Junction, with fliers distributed in at least three neighborhoods during the week of Valentine’s Day. The...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman dies after crashing into tree at Purgatory

A 34-year-old woman who struck a tree while skiing Saturday at Purgatory Resort has died. Authorities had not released her name as of Saturday night. The incident was reported about 3:15 p.m. near...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Arizona man bites firefighter on scene of rollover crash

An Arizona man has been arrested on suspicion of hitting and biting a firefighter who tried to help the man after a rollover crash south of Hesperus. Joe Benally, 20, was released on bail Friday...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Judge blocks Fort Collins ban on topless women

DENVER – A Colorado judge has blocked a college town’s law against women going topless, saying the law is likely unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge R. Brooke Jackson said Tuesday that Fort...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio man suspected of running over girlfriend goes missing

Police are searching for an Ignacio man suspected of skipping town on $6,000 bail after running over his girlfriend with a car. Case Fields, 31, has been missing for nearly three months after...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

NASA snow study in Colorado to aid satellite development

NASA’s three-week field study of snow conditions in the Silverton and Grand Mesa areas ends Saturday, after which scientists will analyze the data in an effort to develop satellites to provide snow...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Silverton to consider use of off-highway vehicles in town

A fight is brewing in Silverton over whether to allow the continued use of off-highway vehicles within town limits, which is likely headed to a highly contentious vote this spring. Earlier this...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Why desalination alone won’t water the West

Late last month, a list of infrastructure projects purportedly prioritized by the Trump administration sparked headlines across the country. Several of the projects aim to swell water supplies in...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News