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An elk was released back into the wild (credit: Colo. Parks and Wildlife)

Elk Relocated To Wild After Roaming Too Close To School

An elk that had been wandering around the Denver metro area was relocated after getting a little too close to a school.

07/03/2014

Copter4 flew over two elk at 8th and Federal in Denver on Wednesday morning (credit: CBS)

Elk Found Wandering Around In Denver

A pair of elk took a trip to the big city on Wednesday and wildlife officials said they were taking a “wait and see approach.”

07/02/2014

Sam Carter (credit: CBS)

Boulder Elk Killing Case Could Head To Jury On Tuesday

Attorneys will present closing arguments Tuesday in the case of a former Boulder police officer accused of illegally killing an elk.

06/02/2014

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Nature Park Planned For Urban Denver Neighborhood

The uninitiated might see only the empty, miniature vodka bottles and ghostly plastic shopping bags littering a vacant lot in northeast Denver. Wildlife biologist Stacie Gilmore’s trained eyes scan a pool of drainage water and pick out red-winged blackbirds hiding in the cattails.

06/01/2014

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Feared Colorado Boycott Over Gun Laws Is A Bust

A boycott by hunters opposed to Colorado’s new laws meant to curtail gun violence has failed to materialize.

11/25/2013

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Motorcyclist Killed After Hitting Elk On I-70 In Mesa County

A motorcyclist was killed Saturday evening after hitting an elk on eastbound Interstate 70 in Mesa County.

06/30/2013

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Wildlife Officers Don’t Plan To Remove Tire From Elk’s Neck

There was an unusual sight Wednesday in Morrison that grabbed a lot of attention and concern.

04/24/2013

Former Boulder Police Officer Sam Carter poses with the elk he shot with his service gun while on duty. (credit: CBS)

$3K Raised For Permanent Elk Memorial In Boulder Neighborhood

An animal support group has raised $3,000 for a permanent memorial for the elk that was killed by police.

01/30/2013

Sam Carter and Brent Curnow (credit: Boulder Sheriff)

Boulder Officers Resign 4 Days After Being Charged In Elk Shooting Case

The two police officers involved in the killing of an elk in a Boulder neighborhood have resigned, four days after the district attorney filed charges against them.

01/22/2013

Former Boulder Police Officer Sam Carter poses with the elk he shot with his service gun while on duty. (credit: CBS)

2 Boulder Officers Face Felony Charges After Shooting Of Elk

The district attorney in Boulder on Friday announced that his office is filing multiple charges against the two police officers involved in the killing of an elk in a neighborhood, an incident that led to an outcry from angered residents.

01/18/2013

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