National Park Service
The National Park Service is marking the President’s Day holiday on Monday by waiving entrance fees at all 405 national parks this weekend, including all those in Colorado.
Rocky Mountain National Park has had its ups and downs during the past century. In the 1940s, gas rationing cut attendance, and the park is still trying to recover from devastating floods in 2013.
Veterans who survived the Pearl Harbor attack that launched the United States into World War II attended Sunday’s 73rd anniversary ceremony with the help of canes, wheelchairs and motorized scooters.
Four of the remaining nine USS Arizona survivors of the Pearl Harbor attack are vowing this year’s anniversary won’t be their last reunion.
Investigators now say two locations in Colorado have been targeted by someone vandalizing national parks.
The National Park Service says it has found more graffiti in some of the West’s most scenic locations in a case that sparked an uproar on social media last week.
An investigation is underway after evidence of vandalism at several national parks, including Rocky Mountain National Park, has been posted online.
Artist Luis Jimenez is credited with helping transform the definition of public art in the U.S. with his larger-than-life, debate-provoking fiberglass sculptures, including the controversial sculpture of a horse at Denver International Airport.
The National Park Service says vandalism has been found within five western national parks and officials are investigating vandalism reports at five other parks.
The National Park Service wants to raise the entrance fee rates for some of its properties next year.