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The High Park Fire on June 11 (credit: CBS)

As Wildfires Rage, Modern Tanker Planes Sought

President Barack Obama signed a bill this week hastening the addition of seven large tanker planes to the nation’s rundown aerial firefighting fleet, at a cost of $24 million.

06/14/2012

A Sikorsky S-64 Aircrane firefighting helicopter drops water on a hotspot burning close to homes near Horsetooth Reservoir June 11 near Laporte, Colorado. The High Park Fire in Larimer County has burned almost 37,000 acres and damaged or destroyed more than 100 structures. There is no containment of the fire, which is burning in the mountains about 15 miles west of Fort Collins, Co.  (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Smoky Skies In Cheyenee From Massive Colorado Fire

Smoke from a massive wildfire in northern Colorado is blowing into southeast Wyoming and smudging the skies above Cheyenne.

06/13/2012

Colorado State Patrol (credit: CBS)

Cheyenne Man Killed In Poudre Canyon Crash

The Colorado State Patrol says a Wyoming motorcyclist was killed when an SUV crossed the center line in Poudre Canyon.

04/01/2012

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High Prices Thrill Colorado And Wyoming Bison Ranchers

With bison meat prices at an all-time high, Wyoming and Colorado ranchers are finding themselves in a great position to take advantage.

03/18/2012

Million Will Try Again On Wyoming-Colorado Pipeline Permit

The businessman behind a proposal to build a pipeline to carry water from southwestern Wyoming to Colorado’s Front Range isn’t giving up despite the latest setback for the plan.

02/23/2012

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Wyoming Car Chase Ends In Colorado

The Wyoming Highway Patrol says a man in custody after a car chase that began in Wyoming and ended in Colorado is suspected of stealing the vehicle.

01/25/2012

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Colorado Chase Ends In Wyoming Crash, Arrest

Wyoming state troopers arrested a man who sped away from Colorado patrolmen before crashing into a van carrying a family of eight on Interstate 25 in Cheyenne. None of the family members was seriously hurt.

01/17/2012

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Donor Of Vast Ranch To UW, CSU, Expresses Regret

A woman who donated her family’s ranch to promote hands-on agriculture education at the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University says she’s disappointed that the two schools haven’t made better use of her gift as a teaching tool.

01/07/2012

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Gun Fires From Girl’s Purse In Cheyenne Starbucks

Police in Wyoming say nobody was hurt when a small gun that was inside a girl’s purse fired while she was in a Cheyenne Starbucks.

12/28/2011

(credit: Colorado State Patrol)

5 Children, 2 Adults Hurt In Northern Colorado Rollover

The Colorado State Patrol says five children and two adults were injured when a minivan ran off Interstate 25 in northern Colorado and rolled.

12/10/2011

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