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The Twin Tunnels (credit: CBS)

I-70 Twin Tunnels May Be Named For Vets

The Twin Tunnels on Interstate-70 near Idaho Springs could be getting a new name. Lawmakers want to name them the “Veterans Memorial Tunnels.”

03/11/2014

An image from the high country on Monday (credit: CBS)

Colorado Mountains Pummeled By Snow And Wind

More snow and high winds are expected in Colorado after portions of the state were pummeled by winter weather and gusting wind.

01/13/2014

The west portal of the Eisenhower–Johnson Memorial Tunnel (credit: CBS)

10.9M Vehicles Used Eisenhower Tunnel In 2013

The Colorado Department of Transportation says nearly 10.9 million vehicles traveled through the Eisenhower Tunnel on Interstate 70 in 2013, up from 10.7 million the year before.

01/08/2014

Rocky Mountains - Thinkstock

Top Natural Wonders In The USA

America is blessed with an abundance of natural wonders, from pristine lakes and mighty rivers to natural sandstone arches and snow-capped mountains.

10/15/2013

Snow in Breckenride (credit: Tom Scanlan)

Ski Resorts Hope Monday’s Snow Images Get Shown During Broncos Game

A storm that brought up to four inches of snow to Colorado’s High Country and light rain to the Front Range is moving out.

09/23/2013

Flooding in Estes Park (credit: CBS)

Rocky Mountain National Park Closes Down Due To Flooding

Rocky Mountain National Park is closing down and escorting visitors out of the park because of heavy rain there and flooding in neighboring Estes Park.

09/13/2013

Forest Service Demolishing 1860s Mining Community

The U.S. Forest Service is starting demolition work on one of the earliest mining communities on the west side of the Continental Divide.

07/11/2013

Traffic on I-70 (credit: CBS)

Storm Makes Usual Heavy Sunday Traffic From The Resorts Even Worse

The traffic on Interstate 70 is always really heavy on Sunday when skiers and snowboarders return from the mountains, and this Sunday the snowstorm made it even worse.

02/24/2013

Skiing Montezuma Bowl at Arapahoe Basin

Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Offers 2-Season Pass

Arapahoe Basin Ski Area is selling a season pass that’s good for not just one season but two.

08/31/2012

Trail Ridge Road on May 14, 2012 (credit: CBS)

Trail Ridge Road Opens For The Season

The highest continuously paved road in the country is open to vehicle traffic much earlier than normal this year.

05/14/2012

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