UPDATE: Ute Park residents allowed to return home

After one week and one day of a mandatory evacuation, Ute Park residents were allowed to return home today, according to this morning's update....

Cimarron Cowboy Music and Poetry kicks off Aug. 23

“It’s been a long five years with so little rain or grass. Prices are sky high and I’m just trading gold for gas. The...

Colfax County Sheriff’s Blotter: Jan. 1-31, 2018

ARRESTS: Fernando Elias Llamas (Lerma) was arrested for Bench Warrant in Eagle Nest. Jennifer M. Rios was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine , Contributing...

Residents hope monsoons will bring relief from heat, drought, fires

Even as two fires burn close enough to the Enchanted Circle to affect air quality and a fire in Southern Colorado has swelled to...

Fishing Report: Week of Nov. 6

This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may...

Colfax County Sheriff’s Blotter: Feb. 1-April 30, 2018

Feb. 1–28,2018 ARRESTS Zachariah Archuleta was arrested for Indecent Exposure and Concealing Identify in Raton. Reyhanna Marquez was arrested for two Warrants - (Misdemeanors) in...

Colfax County bans fireworks

At the urging of Colfax County Fire Marshal Larry Osborn, the Colfax County Commission has issued a county-wide ban on the sale and use of...

Officers investigate bear attack in Cloudcroft 

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish conservation officers are investigating a predatory bear attack that occurred early Friday morning in the mountain resort...

Colfax County Sheriff’s Blotter: Aug. 1 – 19, 2017

ARRESTS:  Michael Lee Sandoval was arrested on two Bench Warrants. Gerald C. Bramblett was arrested for Battery Against a Household Member near Raton. Cayla...

Ute Park Fire Update: Highway 64 is open

According to this morning's update from the Ute Park Fire incident website, US 64 is open from Eagle Nest to Cimarron — from  mile marker...