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

Boulder Police Officer Investigated In Elk Shooting On New Year’s Day

The Boulder Police Department confirms that one of its officers is responsible for shooting and killing an elk on New Year’s Day. Colorado Wildlife officials are investigating.

01/03/2013

The bear in Evergreen (credit: CBS)

Bears, Elk Get Close To Schools

The students at a middle school in Jefferson County got an unusual lesson in wildlife on Tuesday as the school was locked down because of a bear camped out nearby.

09/11/2012

An image of the elk (credit: CBS)

Wildlife Officials Remove Hammock From Elk’s Antlers

An elk is back in the wild after getting itself in quite the predicament in Snowmass Village on Thursday.

08/31/2012

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Panel Approves Big Game Hunting License Numbers

The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission has approved lowering the number of licenses available for hunting mule deer, elk and pronghorn.

05/11/2012

Colorado Considers Cuts To Big Game Licenses

The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission is considering cuts for big game hunting for elk, deer and pronghorn sheep this year.

05/10/2012

Stephen Johnson of Centennial took this photo on July 3 "along Trail Ridge Road inside Rocky Mountain State Park. Bull Elk at rest above timberline." (Submit a YouReport Photo)

Hunters Harvest Estimated 43,400 Colorado Elk In 2011

State wildlife biologists say hunters in Colorado last year harvested about 43,400 elk, down about 9.5 percent from 2010.

03/16/2012

Irmelin Shively from Lafayette sent in this photo taken on Cameron Pass on Sept. 13, 2010.

Moose Threatened By Sloppy Hunters, Officials Warn

Colorado wildlife authorities say the state’s small moose population faces a frustrating threat: sloppy hunters who think they’re aiming at elk.

11/06/2011

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3 Fined For Selling Hunting Licenses On Craigslist

Three Douglas County men have been given stiff fines after they were caught reselling Colorado big-game licenses on Craigslist.

10/03/2011

An elk seen wandering around Evergreen has a clothesline tangled in his antlers. (credit: CBS)

Woman Begins Campaign To Save Elk In Tangled Trouble

An Evergreen woman is trying to save an elk that is in a tangled mess. The elk has what appears to be a clothesline twisted in its antlers.

09/21/2011

Scott Petiya took this photo on Aug. 12 in Lakewood of an elk.

Elk Wanders The Streets In Lakewood

It’s a sight visitors and residents in mountain towns like Estes Park are used to, but seeing an elk crossing the street in the Denver metro area? It happened on Friday.

08/14/2011

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