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Tony DeVito

An "Avalauncher" (credit: CBS)

ATF Takes Over Colorado Avalanche Blast Probe

Federal investigators are trying to determine why an avalanche shell exploded Monday while state workers were trying to fire a round up a hillside to clear chasms filled with snow near Interstate-70.

04/01/2014

An image from Loveland Pass Monday morning (credit: CBS)

2 State Workers Injured In Explosion During Avalanche Mitigation

Two state employees were injured Monday morning after an explosive used in avalanche mitigation detonated prematurely.

03/31/2014

The Twin Tunnels (credit: CBS)

Twin Tunnels Eastbound Now Open With 3 Lanes

The eastbound twin tunnels is now open with three lanes in an effort to help traffic move smoother.

12/13/2013

The widening project at the Twin Tunnels is complete. The expanded tunnel will reopen Dec. 13. (credit: CBS)

Twin Tunnels Expansion Hopes To Ease Traffic Congestion On I-70

The final touches are being put on a $100 million expansion on Interstate 70 that is designed to ease traffic congestion.

12/12/2013

Blasting inside one of the Twin Tunnels along I-70 near Idaho Springs (credit: CBS)

Blasting Continues At Twin Tunnels For I-70 Widening Project

Crews began blasting inside a mountain near Idaho Springs on Friday. It’s the latest part of the project to widen the eastbound Twin Tunnel on Interstate 70.

05/03/2013

Clear Creek Canyon was closed while the project was going on in May 2012. (credit: CBS)

Crews Complete Clear Creek Canyon Wireless Service Project

State transportation officials announced on Wednesday the completion a project that opens Clear Creek Canyon up to cell phone service.

12/27/2012

A sign on I-70 (credit: CBS)

Colorado Vehicle Chain Laws Begin Saturday

There may be record high temperatures outside, but the Colorado Department of Transportation is requiring large trucks to carry snow chains beginning Saturday.

08/31/2012

The Eisenhower Tunnel (credit: CBS)

CDOT: Heavy Eisenhower Tunnel Traffic This Weekend

Colorado Department of Transportation officials say this is the time of year when ski traffic on Interstate 70 starts rising.

01/14/2012

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

State Will Implement Pace Cars For Mountain Traffic

Colorado transportation officials say they plan to go ahead with a program using pace cars to reduce congestion on Interstate 70 in the mountains this winter.

10/18/2011

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

Pace Cars Will Be Out On I-70 Again This Weekend

Police cars will pace traffic on 27 miles of Interstate 70 in the mountains this weekend.

09/21/2011

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