Poudre River

Volunteers on the Poudre River (credit: CBS)

Join A ‘Day Of Service’ And Help Keep Poudre River Clean

CBS4 is partnering with Xcel Energy to provide nine different wildland restoration projects next month. It’s called a “Day of Service” and one of those projects is on the Poudre River.


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Fort Collins Police Search For Possible Serial ‘Flasher’

Police in Fort Collins are searching for a man exposing himself to young girls.


CBS4's Ty Brennan talks with Water Conservation Coordinator Ruth Quade (credit: CBS)

Greeley Asks Residents To Halt Watering Lawns On Oct. 1

Things are still dry along the Front Range and even though the summer is just about over the city of Greeley is asking people to voluntarily stop watering their lawns beginning Oct. 1.


A biologist with the Colorado Parks and Wildlife measures the pH of the Poudre River. (credit: CBS)

Poudre River Quality Tested After Debris Runs Into Water

Heavy rains in the High Park Fire burn area have sent ash, mud and debris into the Poudre River. That is raising concerns about the water quality of the river that feeds the water supply.


A scientist with the City of Fort Collins tests a water sample from the Poudre River (credit: CBS)

Water Supply Concerns Surface After High Park Fire

One Front Range community has taken measures to protect their water supply after the High Park Fire.


Gov. John Hickenlooper at the announcement on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

$29.5M In Lottery Funds Going To Colorado River Projects

Gov. John Hickenlooper is doling out nearly $30 million in outdoor recreation funds for open space, outdoor recreation and trail projects centered around river corridors.


David Duty observes the High Park Fire from his home to the north of the burn area. (credit: CBS)

Resident With View Of High Park Fire Posts Social Media Updates

While hundreds of people remain evacuated from the High Park Fire, one man is recording the fire’s path of destruction and posting updates on Facebook.


Livermore resident Craig Anderson took this photo of the Hewlett Fire.

Hewlett Fire May Have Contaminated Fort Collins Drinking Water

There is concern that the Hewlett Fire may have contaminated the drinking water in Fort Collins.


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Low Snowpack Has Ripple Effect On Paddling Season

Canoe? Check. Paddle? Check. Life preserver? Check. Epic whitewater conditions? Maybe next year.


An SUV ended up in the Poudre River early Tuesday morning. (credit: CBS)

Man Who Died When SUV Plunged Into Poudre River Identified

The man who was killed when his SUV plunged into the Poudre River Tuesday has been identified.