Las Animas County Newswire (Page 2)

Las Animas County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Las Animas County, CO. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 170 in Las Animas County, CO

  1. Colorado family killed in train crash: How common are railroad crossing collisions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Christian Science Monitor

    Three children and two adults were killed in Colorado on Sunday when an Amtrak passenger train collided with a minivan in Las Animas County in the southern part of the US state, state police said. The minivan, carrying six people, was traveling northbound on a county road when the driver of the van "failed to yield right of way" to the westbound train, the Colorado State Patrol said in a statement.

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  2. Amtrak train hits van in Colorado killing 5, including 3 childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Gazette

    The crash occurred at around 9:45 a.m. about four miles east of Amtrak's Trinidad station, according to an Amtrak release. Five are dead and one girl was airlifted to Children's Hospital Colorado in Denver with serious injuries after an Amtrak train hit a vehicle in Las Animas County Sunday morning, a Colorado State Patrol spokesman said.

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  3. Two adults, three children dead after Amtrak passenger train collides with minivan in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... Los Angeles with 286 passengers on board when it collided with a 2005 Chrysler Town & Country minivan on Las Animas County Road 32. The minivan contained two adults and four children. According to a press release from the Colorado State Patrol, its ...

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  4. UPDATE 3-Five killed in Colorado Amtrak train-car crash - state policeRead the original story

    Sunday | Reuters

    Three children and two adults were killed in Colorado on Sunday when an Amtrak passenger train collided with a minivan in Las Animas County in the southern part of the U.S. state, state police said. The minivan, carrying six people, was traveling northbound on a county road when the driver of the van "failed to yield right of way" to the westbound train, the Colorado State Patrol said in a statement.

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  5. 5 Dead, Including 3 Children, After Train Hits Van In ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBS Local

    ... as well as Pitt Football and Men's Basketball. The Fan also features live and local programming, 7-days [] LAS ANIMAS COUNTY, Colo. (AP/KDKA) - Authorities are investigating after an Amtrak train collided with a van killing five people, including ...

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  6. Two adults and three children killed in Amtrak crash in Colorado...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Mail

    Two adults and three children were killed in Colorado on Sunday when an Amtrak passenger train collided with their minivan in Las Animas County. Two adults and three children were killed in Colorado on Sunday when an Amtrak passenger train collided with their minivan in Las Animas County The 2005 Chrysler Town & Country was headed northbound on CR 32 when it failed to yield to an Amtrak train that was going westbound, reported 9 News .

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  7. Report: Train hits car near Trinidad, five killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Five people died and a girl was seriously injured when an Amtrak train crashed into a vehicle stopped on the tracks Sunday morning near Trinidad, Colo., according to media reports. NBC-affiliate KUSA in Denver says the crash occurred sometime after 10 a.m. near Highway 160 and Las Animas County Road 75.1. The KUSA report attributes Colorado State Patrol for that information.

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  8. 5 killed, 1 hurt after train crashes with carRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | TheDenverChannel

    LAS ANIMAS COUNTY, Colo. - Five people were killed, among them three juveniles, after an Amtrak train crashed with a car just outside Trinidad on Sunday, the Colorado State Patrol confirmed with Denver7.

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  9. Fort Carson fire is 'basically out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Gazette

    ... mainly by smoke from fires elsewhere, Wolf said. Fires in New Mexico and Arizona, along with a wildfire in Las Animas County in southeast Colorado, drifted across the state and turned skies into a smoky sight, said Dawn Sanchez, a fire information ...

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  10. Fort Carson fire more than 60 percent containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Gazette

    ... nearly 5,300 acres by Thursday morning after 30 mph wind gusts. Those fires, along with a wildfire in Las Animas County in southeast Colorado, drifted across the state and turned skies into a smoky sight, said Dawn Sanchez, a fire information ...

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  11. Fort Carson officials give fire update; containment at more than 60 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Gazette

    ... nearly 5,300 acres by Thursday morning after 30 mph wind gusts. Those fires, along with a wildfire in Las Animas County in southeast Colorado, drifted across the state and turned skies into a smoky sight, said Dawn Sanchez, a fire information ...

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  12. Initiative's setbacks would cap drillingRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 11 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    If a certain state ballot initiative passes this fall, "1 percent" in Garfield and Rio Blanco counties could come to mean something far more local than the well-worn political reference to the nation's wealthiest class. Rather, it would mean what land in the counties would still remain open for oil and gas development under the provisions of a proposed state initiative.

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  13. Green Shoots, May 29, 2016Read the original story

    Saturday May 28 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Forensic investigation and technology development company TSW Analytical, biodegradable plastics company Colorado Clean and software company ProStar Geogroup are in. Now REBCO Enterprises LLC, a company that produces a low-energy, self-contained soilless growing system, is joining them as businesses that are setting up shop in Mesa County thanks to the tax benefits offered by the Rural Jump-Start Program.

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  14. Man charged with murder, arson in bagel shop fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    ... above the deli after Denver firefighters extinguished the fire. Pattison is currently in custody in Las Animas County. His first court date in Denver has not yet been set. According to Colorado arrest records, Pattison has a lengthy criminal history ...

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  15. Valley brings 'Hydropot' firm into Jump-StartRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Mesa County has landed another new business through the state's Rural Jump-Start Tax Credit Program, the Grand Junction Economic Partnership announced Friday. The Colorado Economic Development Commission, which oversees the program, approved REBCO Enterprises LLC as the fourth company to be approved in the Grand Valley.

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  16. Jon Neil Barclay Pulls Out of Trinidad DA's Race: "Safety of the Citizens...Is at Peril"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Denver Westword

    ... But in withdrawing from the campaign, Barclay issued a statement - first reported on the Trinidad and Las Animas County News Facebook page - lamenting that "the necessary funding to staff and professionally run the district attorney's office will ...

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  17. New claims of rule violations lobbed at 3rd Judicial DA Frank RuybalidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Denver Post

    The district attorney for Las Animas and Huerfano counties, who was disciplined for mishandling more than a dozen criminal cases, now faces a new set of allegations that he failed to disclose evidence and properly train his staff. Third Judicial District Attorney Frank Ruybalid may be suspended from practicing law for six months after he and attorneys in his office allegedly violated the rules of evidence in at least three cases since January 2015, according to motions filed in the case.

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  18. Positive Wildfire Outlook Following Big Snow SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... wildfire season. However, the southeast corner of the state has an "Abnormally Dry" rating, with parts of Las Animas County still struggling with "Moderate Drought" conditions. Snowfall has exceeded normal seasonal values across most of Colorado, ...

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  19. Political game: Army wants to reduce acreage and close bases, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A decade ago, the Army was screaming for Colorado acreage, claiming new tactics and new training demands meant units needed Rhode Island-sized tracts of Las Animas County to hone their skills. Now, relying on what experts call phony numbers, the Army has told Congress it has way too much land and is calling for base closures.

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  20. Army wants to reduce acreage and close bases, but arguments based on outdated dataRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... acreage, claiming new tactics and new training demands meant units needed Rhode Island-sized tracts of Las Animas County to hone their skills. Now, relying on what experts call phony numbers, the Army has told Congress it has way too much land and ...

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