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Colorado River

(credit: Glenn Benjamin)

Government Shutdown Could Ruin Kayaker’s Expensive 3-Week Trip

The government shutdown is causing problems all across the country, even in the Grand Canyon where the problems in Washington may leave one Arvada kayaker high and dry.

10/07/2013

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Feds Begin Colorado River Water Drought Measures

After back-to-back driest years in a century on the Colorado River, federal water managers are giving Arizona and Nevada a 50-50 chance of having water deliveries cut in 2016.

08/16/2013

(photo from Justin Kenney via Nat'l Park Service)

Colorado Woman’s Drowning At Grand Canyon Remains Mystery

Kaitlin Kenney was on a rafting trip through the Grand Canyon in January when she wrote a journal entry about her deep respect for the unforgiving environment and her desire not to become too intoxicated and keep a clear head.

08/04/2013

Mary Comisky's remains were found near Battlement Mesa nearly seven years after she went missing. (credit: CBS)

Human Remains Discovered Along Colorado River ID’d As Woman Who Disappeared In 2005

Human remains found along the Colorado River have been identified as that of a young woman who went missing in 2005.

07/18/2013

The area in Garfield County (credit: CBS)

Hikers Find Human Remains Near Town Of Rulison

There’s a mystery on the Western Slope after hikers found human remains near the town of Rulison in Garfield County.

07/15/2013

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Man Drowns While Floating In Tube Down Colorado River

A man drowned while floating down the Colorado River on Saturday.

07/07/2013

Colorado River Users Form Panels On Supply Concern

Water managers from seven states, Indian tribes and conservation groups are pledging to find ways to wring more from every drop of water in the drought-stricken Colorado River.

05/28/2013

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Future Of Colorado River On Agenda In San Diego

Top federal water managers plan to meet with officials from Indian tribes, conservationists and seven Western states to begin hammering out rules for squeezing every useable drop from the overtaxed Colorado River.

05/27/2013

A view of the Colorado River from a scenic overlook at Glen Canyon on Nov. 22, 2004, in Page, Ariz. (Photo by Jeff Topping/Getty Images)

The Colorado: Challenged By Climate, Population

The Colorado River’s winter whisper in the Kawuneeche Valley was becoming a quiet spring roar last week as the stream hinted at the beginnings of the snowmelt’s pell-mell tumble off the mountains.

05/25/2013

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Big April Moisture Good News – In The Short Term

As of Tuesday, Denver has picked up about 20 inches of snow for the month of April. In an average April, Denver normally picks up about 6.5 inches of snow.

04/23/2013

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