Recent heavy snowfalls in the Gunnison Basin have caused groups of big game to gather along roads. In response, Colorado Parks and Wildlife will start a baiting operation to draw deer and elk away from roads.
President Donald Trump asserted in a private meeting with congressional leaders Monday night that he would have won the popular vote in the 2016 election if 3 million to 5 million immigrants living in the country illegally hadn't voted.
Recent storms have accounted for 40 percent of the county's budget for roads and bridges this year. Officials said this was mostly because more than 750 hours of overtime were clocked within the last pay period.
Two showshoers became lost in whiteout conditions on the Grand Mesa on Monday, prompting the deployment of the Mesa County Search and Rescue snowmobile team, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office.