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4th of July

Breckenridge (credit: CBS)

Tourists Flocked To High Country Over Holiday Weekend

Wildfires in Colorado this summer have made national headlines, and there are concerns fewer people will visit our state because of it.

07/09/2013

Aurora authorities shared this photo of the fireworks taken from the home. (credit: Aurora Police)

Police Confiscate 70 Boxes Of Fireworks Found In Aurora Home

A man in Aurora is in hot water after police found fireworks in his home.

07/02/2013

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Fireworks Company Says They Can Still Shoot Off Displays Safely

With the fire danger remaining high to extreme across Colorado, many communities are debating whether to have fireworks shows on the 4th of July.

06/24/2013

4th of July food

4th Of July Party Essentials

Creating a memorable family gathering for the Fourth doesn’t have to be fussy or complicated. Here’s how to set a sizzling table, serve a crowd-pleasing meal, and keep everyone entertained with minimal effort or hassle.

06/17/2013

Star Spangled Table

Make Your Own Patriotic Gear For July 4th

Have some fun with a DIY Fourth of July!

06/17/2013

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‘Tiananmen Sid’ Brings Parade To A Halt With One-Man Protest

A relatively uneventful Cherry Days Parade on the Fourth of July was interrupted by a man protesting the involvement of resident billionaire Bill Koch. The protester, Sid Lewis – now referred to by many as “Tiananmen Sid” – ran out into the path of an oncoming tank, which was reportedly owned by Koch.

07/06/2012

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Air Show At Altitude Delights 4th Spectators In Breckenridge

Breckenridge may not had fireworks this year but there was still an aerial show on the 4th of July, thanks to daredevil Colorado pilots.

07/05/2012

Dave Collins from Denver sent in this photo of the Glendale, Colo., fireworks on July 4, 2010.

All But A Handful Of Fireworks Displays Are Off This Year

The fire danger in Colorado continues to range from very high to extreme, and more communities keep coming out with announcements that they won’t have fireworks this year for Independence Day.

06/28/2012

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Aspen Music Festival Preview

Featuring 300 events over the course of 53 days, the 2012 theme for the Aspen Music Festival is Made in America, and will honor three groups of world renowned composers.

06/21/2012