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Breckenridge Ski Resort (credit: CBS)

Work On Breckenridge Ski Resort’s Peak 6 Begins

Construction has begun on what will become 543 acres of new terrain in the Peak 6 area of Breckenridge Ski Resort.

07/11/2013

James "Randy" Udall (Sublette County Sheriff's Office)

Teams Looking For Sen. Udall’s Brother Find Body

Teams looking for the brother of Colorado Sen. Mark Udall in western Wyoming’s Wind River Range have found his body, the family said Wednesday night.

07/03/2013

An employee working at Hester Log and Lumber (credit: CBS)

Mill Owners Want Better Logging Contracts From Forest Service

Many in the timber industry are saying enough isn’t being done to clean up beetle kill trees. Some Coloradans are turning the dead tree problem into profit, but they say they need more help.

07/03/2013

A C-130 tanker (credit: CBS)

4 Military Air Tankers Moving From Colorado To Arizona

Four military firefighting planes are being moved to Arizona from Colorado.

07/02/2013

James "Randy" Udall (Sublette County Sheriff's Office)

Brother Of Sen. Udall Missing In Wyoming Mountains

Search teams in Wyoming are looking for the 61-year-old brother of Sen. Mark Udall of Colorado, who was due back from a hike in the Wind River Range last week.

07/01/2013

A C-130 tanker (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper To Propose Regional Firefighting System At WGA Meeting

There’s now a proposal to get Colorado more wildfire fighting resources.

06/25/2013

The Black Forest Fire on June 11 (credit: CBS)

As Wildfires Rage, Feds Cut Funding On Prevention

As the West battles one catastrophic wildfire after another, the federal government is spending less and less on its main program for preventing blazes in the first place.

06/20/2013

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Aerial Firefighting Teams Responding Quickly To New Fires

When the Lime Gulch Fire flared up on Wednesday afternoon it seemed like there were helicopters doing bucket drops on the fire and C-130s releasing slurry almost immediately.

06/20/2013

Black bear (credit: Jeff Ulvedal)

Bear Euthanized After Deaths Of 40 Chickens Near Paonia

Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials say they have euthanized a bear that killed about 40 chickens near Paonia.

06/10/2013

A home destroyed by the High Park Fire (credit: CBS)

People Still Rebuilding 1 Year After High Park Fire

People in Poudre Park are still rebuilding from the High Park Fire that started exactly one year ago.

06/09/2013

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