Lizard Head Pass

Marlene Blake and Buddy (credit: CBS)

Dog Reunited With Widow After Protecting Owner’s Body From Coyotes

A dog that stayed by its owner’s side to keep away predators after he died in the frigid mountains has been returned home to his family.

05/07/2014

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Dog Guards Missing Skier’s Dead Body From Coyotes

Four people survived a helicopter crash during a search and rescue mission of a cross-country skier who was later found dead.

05/03/2014

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Disaster Declaration For Rock Slide May Get Funding

Gov. John Hickenlooper has signed an executive order declaring an emergency disaster due to a rockslide that closed U.S. Highway 550 near Ouray on Jan. 12.

03/04/2014

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Red Mountain Pass Near Ouray Opens To 24/7 Traffic

The Colorado Department of Transportation says U.S. Highway 550 near Ouray is open after crews cleared a rock slide that cut off Red Mountain Pass almost a month ago.

02/11/2014

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Red Mountain Pass Could Open To 24/7 Traffic Soon

Crews working to stop a rock slide near U.S. Highway 550 over Red Mountain Pass near Ouray are expected to finish by Friday a 360-foot-long by 24-foot-high fence to keep more rocks from falling onto the roadway.

02/04/2014

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Crews Continue To Clear Red Mountain Pass Debris

Crews with the Colorado Department of Transportation are getting closer to reopening U.S. Highway 550 over Red Mountain Pass.

01/28/2014

Image of the rock slide (credit: CDOT)

Road Closed Indefinitely Over Red Mountain Pass

The Colorado Department of Transportation says U.S. Highway 550 over Red Mountain Pass will remain closed indefinitely while workers are being brought in by helicopter to fix damage caused by a rock fall.

01/17/2014

Image of the rock slide (credit: CDOT)

Rocks Still Rolling Onto US 550 South Of Ouray

Rocks continue to tumble down onto U.S. 550 south of Ouray, and the Colorado Department of Transportation says the road will remain closed through the weekend.

01/15/2014

Tom Danielson (2R) of the USA and Lachlan Morton (R) of Australia lead the Garmin-Sharp team on a training ride in preperation for the USA Pro Challenge on August 19, 2012 in Durango.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

More Than 1M Expected To Watch USA Pro Challenge

Organizers of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge estimate that more than 1 million people will line Colorado roads this week to watch some of the world’s top cyclists.

08/20/2012

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