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The Eisenhower Tunnel Saturday night (credit: CBS)

Winter Storm Warning For Colorado High Country

The National Weather Service says up to 20 inches of snow can be expected in the Colorado mountains through Monday.

11/23/2014

Avalanche blasting on Independence Pass. (credit: CBS)

Bombs, Helicopter Needed To Negate Independence Pass Avalanche Danger

Clearing Independence Pass of avalanche danger takes planning, a helicopter and 30-pound bombs.

05/14/2014

An image from Loveland Pass Monday morning (credit: CBS)

2 State Workers Injured In Explosion During Avalanche Mitigation

Two state employees were injured Monday morning after an explosive used in avalanche mitigation detonated prematurely.

03/31/2014

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More Snow, Windy Conditions Could Mean More Avalanches

Windy conditions and a fresh blanket of snow are creating unstable conditions which could mean more avalanches.

03/30/2014

Members of the Colorado Avalanche Information Center studying a slide (credit: CBS)

The Colorado Avalanche Information Center Needs More Funding

After four deaths in one week and dozens of other avalanches, the small team at the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC) is hoping to grow, but that costs money.

02/18/2014

An avalanche in Glenwood Canyon (credit: Russell Brown)

Huge Avalanche Concerns In The High Country

Snow and wind are causing huge avalanche concerns in the high country.

02/10/2014

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CAIC Releases Video Of Slide That Killed Vail Founder’s Grandson

The Colorado Avalanche Information Center has released video of an avalanche that killed the grandson of one of the founders of Vail Ski Resort as part of its investigation into the deadly slide.

01/24/2014

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Danger Of ‘Natural’ Avalanches Increased In The High Country

The storm has made roads dangerous across Colorado and is also raising avalanche concerns.

12/04/2013

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Have Fun & Help Fund The Colorado Avalanche Information Center

The largest fundraiser for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center will be held this weekend. It’s a state agency that gets a lot of money from the state, but about a quarter of their budget come from donations

11/09/2013

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No Need For Backcountry Skiers To Shy From Reporting Avalanches

CBS4’s Jeff Todd talked with a group of volunteers who say reporting any and all avalanches is essential and they need the community’s help.

04/16/2013

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