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TRAFFIC ALERT: I-70 closed both directions in DeBeque Canyon (east of Grand Junc.) for police investigation including bomb squad. Also, Broadway closed in Littleton from Dry Creek to Arapahoe due to water main break.

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Steam Locomotive Makes Debut At Colorado Railroad Museum

The Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden debuted its newest steam locomotive on Saturday.

08/30/2014

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Best Train Trips In The USA

Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.

03/25/2014

The California Zephyr (credit: Jerod Harris/Getty Images for Amtrak)

Amtrak’s Zephyr Train Detours Due To Flooding

Amtrak’s California Zephyr passenger train is taking detours because of temporary track closures in Colorado.

09/19/2013

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Union Pacific Repairing Flood Damage In Colorado

Union Pacific railroad is repairing flood-damaged tracks in Colorado, and working to protect its main line crossing Nebraska as the floodwaters flow east into the Plains.

09/18/2013

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Railroad To Pay $300,000 Over 2010 Wildfire

Federal prosecutors say the Royal Gorge Route Railroad has agreed to pay $300,000 to settle allegations that it caused a wildfire that burned more than 600 acres in June 2010.

08/21/2012

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Officials: Part Of Sinkhole Road Open To Traffic

The Colorado Department of Transportation says part of U.S. 24 is still open after a sinkhole 100 feet deep and 20 feet across opened beside the road, apparently caused by the collapse of an abandoned railroad tunnel far below.

07/11/2012

The Leadville train has been running since 1894.  (credit: CBS)

Rail Ride Out Of Leadville Offers Scenery, History

Trains have run through Leadville for more than a century. Tourists can take the Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad to learn a few things about the area’s rich rails history.

06/03/2011

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