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National Guard

The deadly mudslide in Washington state (credit: CBS)

Colorado Sending National Guard To Washington

Colorado is sending National Guard members to help in the response to the mudslide in Washington.

03/28/2014

Highway 34 (credit: CBS)

Flood-Damaged Highways To Reopen Before Goal

Gov. John Hickenlooper says all Colorado highways damaged by September’s massive floods will be reopened before Thanksgiving, well ahead of the Dec. 1 goal the state had set.

11/20/2013

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Free To Military On Veterans Day

Gov. John Hickenlooper said Tuesday the offer is open to veterans, active-duty personnel, Reserve and National Guard members and their families. Identification and proof of service are required.

11/11/2013

Crews working on Highway 36 (credit: CBS)

CDOT Ready To Open Highway 36 From Lyons To Estes Park

Thanks to some dedicated construction crews a portion of Highway 36 will reopen Monday, about a month earlier than anticipated.

11/03/2013

Damage on Highway 36 after Sept. 2013 flooding (credit: CBS)

Colorado Will Pay Soldiers Rebuilding Flooded Highway 36

Colorado will pick up the tab for National Guard engineers helping rebuild the main highway leading to Rocky Mountain National Park because of the federal government shutdown.

10/01/2013

A displeased Gov. John Hickenlooper at a news conference on Monday (credit: CBS)

Gov. Hickenlooper Calls Federal Lawmakers ‘Knuckleheads’

The federal government is the state of Colorado’s largest employer with approximately 40,000 people on the payroll. In Colorado the effect of a partial government shutdown would be felt by different people in different ways.

09/30/2013

A road damaged from flooding (credit: CBS)

Possible Government Shutdown Could Hurt Colorado Flood Recovery

While officials promise that direct aid to Colorado flooding victims won’t be affected by a possible government shutdown, a standoff in Washington could still end up hurting the state’s recovery efforts.

09/30/2013

Heavy equipment being used to start clearing Highway 34 (credit: CBS)

Colorado’s Badly Needed Flood Repairs Could Hit Major Snag

A ripple effect might be felt in Colorado if there’s a government shut down next week as road repairs could hit a major snag.

09/27/2013

Jackson Rocko Palmeri (credit: CBS)

Lyons Woman Goes Into Labor While Trapped In Flood

A Lyons mother who went into labor in the middle of the flood says it was a life and death race to escape for her and her baby.

09/24/2013

Staff Sgt. Liam Jules Nevins (credit: National Guard)

Colorado National Guard Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

A member of the Colorado Army National Guard has been killed in Afghanistan.

09/24/2013

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