Coal-fired engines can produce sparks that could ignite a wildfire.
While dry summers aren’t new, a winter and spring with little snow and rain have pushed parts of the state to get drier, faster.
The iconic cowboy-themed dinner theater celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.
Christian Robbins, marketing director for the railroad, calls the move “a relief.”
The jail in Durango reached capacity earlier this month when it housed 228 inmates, 11 more than its listed capacity of 217 inmates.
The tourist attraction suspended service after a fire in the San Juan National Forest June 1.
Fire officials say the growth was largely in terrain that was difficult for crews to reach.
The fenced-in outdoor shelter, which would be located near the city’s dog park would have designated tent sites, port-a-potties and water.
The remnants of Hurricane Bud slowed the growth of the 416 Fire in Durango and brought rain across the state.