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Cache la Poudre River

Patrons at a marijuana store celebrate its opening in January. (credit: CBS)

Marijuana, Gay Marriage Lead Top 6 Colorado News Stories Of First Half Of 2014

Social issues and the weather found center stage in the first half of 2014 in Colorado, with legal pot and not-so-legal gay marriage claiming the headlines.

07/08/2014

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Woman Rescued From Poudre River After Getting Trapped In A ‘Strainer’

A woman was rescued from the Cache la Poudre River in Fort Collins on Sunday.

06/29/2014

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Oil Spill Cleanup Underway In Windsor

Crews in Northern Colorado are cleaning up after an oil spill in Windsor dumped 7,500 gallons of crude oil into the Poudre River.

06/21/2014

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High Poudre River Brings Renewed Calls For A Reservoir

The Poudre River is full of melted snow — so much so right now that levels are well above average in Larimer and Weld counties, spilling over banks, and flooding homes and businesses.

06/09/2014

Rafting on the Blue River (credit: CBS)

Rafting Companies Shutting Down Some Upper River Section Runs

It’s been a deadly couple of weeks on both Clear Creek and the Cache La Poudre River, and until Saturday there hadn’t been a death on a commercial rafting trip in Colorado since 2011.

06/08/2014

Rafting on the Cache la Poudre River (credit: CBS)

Rafting Companies Take Safe Approach On Poudre River

While some residents in Larimer County say they are surprised the Poudre River is still open for recreational activities, some rafting companies have taken extra safety steps.

06/06/2014

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Poudre River Drowning Victim Was Fort Collins Resident

A 26-year-old woman became the third person to die in the Poudre River in less than two weeks.

06/05/2014

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Woman Pulled From Poudre River After Raft Overturns Dies

Rescue crews pulled an unconscious woman from the Cache La Poudre River on Wednesday.

06/04/2014

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Flood Warning Extended For Weld, Larimer Counties

The threat of flooding is not over for people living in Weld and Larimer Counties.

06/04/2014

Flooding in Windsor (credit: Lauren DiSpirito)

Flooding Causes Concerns About Greeley Stampede, Mosquitos

The flooding at Island Grove Park in Greeley only tells part of the story. The Cache La Poudre River is over its banks in several places, and as temperatures rise and more snow melts, flooding is increasing in Larimer and Weld counties.

06/03/2014

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