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Lake Dillon

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Flooding Chews Up Mountain Town’s Only Road, Forces Evacuation

Flooding from the Snake River near Keystone forced the evacuation of the small mountain community of Montezuma and is destroying the only road in and out of town.

06/03/2014

Dillon Reservoir on Monday (credit: CBS)

Dillon Reservoir Could Fill For The First Time In Years

The mountain snow is melting and it looks like Colorado’s white winter in the high country will bring good news for residents along the Front Range.

04/21/2014

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Reindeer On Mall Visit Escapes In Dillon

It took almost 24 hours to find a reindeer that had escaped during a mall visit in Dillon.

12/07/2013

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Program That Tracks Snowpack Is In Trouble

The Natural Resources Conservation Service is facing some budget cuts and what may go is monitoring the snow,

11/20/2013

Lake Dillon on Monday (credit: CBS)

Major Snowmelt Could Halt Dredging Project At Lake Dillon

It’s the largest reservoir serving Denver Water, but a major project planned for Lake Dillon could be stopped because of all the snowmelt gushing into the lake right now.

06/10/2013

Lake Dillon on Sunday (credit: CBS)

Lake Dillon Getting Boost From Spring Melt

The water is down considerably after two years of dry weather. It’s still down about 28 feet but Bob Evans, manager at the marina, says the level is rising quickly.

05/26/2013

Lake Dillon (credit: CBS)

Spring Snow Gives Lake Dillon A Big Boost

All the spring snow is giving a big boost to Lake Dillon.

05/24/2013

Frisco Marina at Lake Dillon (credit: CBS)

Frisco Marina Casualty Of Drought, Low Water Levels

Dillon Reservoir is down about 18 feet from normal water levels. The biggest casualty of the low levels is the Frisco Marina where 900 feet of dock needs to be moved nearly every day.

10/04/2012

Lake Dillon on Monday (credit: CBS)

Frisco Bay Marina Plans To Stay Open Until October

Denver Water says Lake Dillon is about 82 percent of capacity and down 16 feet.

09/03/2012

Dillon Dam Road in 2009 (credit: CBS)

Construction Begins On 24-Hour Staffed Guard Shacks On Dillon Dam Road

Changes are on the way for drivers in Summit County after Denver Water started construction Monday on Dillon Dam Road.

07/18/2011

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