Earlier today, an earthquake struck near Craig; the U.S. Geological Survey rates it a 3.7 magnitude temblor. That follows a 3.9 magnitude quake near Eads yesterday.
So where will nature's vengeance strike tomorrow? Carbondale? La Junta? Or maybe Highlands Ranch, where it can send all those Californians who've moved here to get away from earthquakes into a blind panic? Probably not -- but a boy can dream....
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