Saturday afternoon at 2:51 pm. Thunderstorms strengthening over the mountains west of Denver were strong enough to produce a weak, short-lived twister.
Mount Evans Highway is open to traffic for the season and will stay open until Labor Day weekend.
Pack up the family and prepare for three days on the town in and around Denver.
A $10 fee to drive on the nation’s highest paved highway on a peak west of Denver has been upheld by a federal appeals court.
Rescue crews said a woman fell while hiking Mount Evans on Saturday morning. She apparently died from her injuries.
Snow in the mountains is hampering travel to the high country this Memorial Day weekend. The road to Mt. Evans is only open to Summit Lake.
Jack Roach showed no signs of having just finished a tough climb and a tougher descent. The 11-year-old had just felt the effects of being at an altitude of more than 14,200 feet;
The Jefferson County School Board approved $40 million in budget cuts for the 2011-2012 school but did keep some funding for the Outdoor Lab Program.