A shuttle system keeping hikers from parking at the trail head, and a cap of 615 hikers per day are also under consideration.
The agency started work on safety standards after the spill and expects to soon finish them, investigators from the EPA's Office of Inspector General said.
The governor is considering barring Anthem from the state's lucrative Medicaid contracts if the insurer decides to leave.
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield will decide this June whether to stay in Colorado's individual insurance market, created under the Affordable Care Act.
“We believe any review of Canyons should conclude that no changes to the designation are necessary,” said Republicans Sen. Cory Gardner and Rep. Scott Tipton in a letter.
Young immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children have a lot at stake right now. That includes Diego, the "mayor" of Grand Junction High School.
Farmers are getting paid not to plant for part or all of this season. Water managers hope the pilot program will help them prepare for drought in the future.
A volunteer who checks Hanging Lake regularly spotted this latest graffiti; arriving so soon after the perpetrator that the paint was still wet.
For nine years, Montanya Rum has been distilled in the Colorado mountains. It is now being exported to seven countries and recently received an award as a notable Colorado export business.