Western Slope

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Despite Poor Snowpack, Good Planning Has Colorado Above Average For Water

It appears drought restrictions may not be necessary this year, according to Denver Water — despite water becoming a scarcity in the states to the west. Although the annual watering rules will still be in place.

04/07/2015

Black bear (credit: Jeff Ulvedal)

Lawmaker Wants Study On Managing Colorado Bear Population

A Colorado lawmaker who has called for the state to add a summer month to the hunting season for black bears will instead try to persuade officials to study bear overpopulation and how to reduce conflicts with humans.

03/27/2015

Ryan Adams sent in this photo of a car on fire along I-76 Saturday afternoon (credit: Ryan Adams)

Colorado Cleans Up After Snow Sweeps Through State

Chilly temperatures remain after a snowstorm brought sub-freezing temperatures and several bad traffic accidents over the weekend.

01/04/2015

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Colorado’s Terrain Plays A Role During Bitter Cold Outbreaks

Just like the mountains play an important role in winter storms, they also help determine who sees bitter cold.

12/25/2014

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Federal Government Limits Drilling In White River National Forest

The federal government is making more than 90 percent of the 2.2-million-acre White River National Forest off-limits to future energy exploration.

12/09/2014

Capt. William H. Dubois (credit: Facebook)

Town Of New Castle Mourns Air Force Pilot Killed Fighting ISIS

An Air Force pilot from Colorado killed serving his country in the Middle East is being remembered in his hometown.

12/02/2014

Capt. William H. Dubois (credit: Facebook)

Air Force: Colorado Captain Killed In F-16 Crash

The crash of an F-16 jet near an unidentified air base in the Middle East has claimed the life of an Air Force captain from Colorado, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday.

12/02/2014

Two people were killed while changing a tire on the side of I-70 near Parachute (credit: CBS)

2 Dead In Crash On Interstate 70 On Western Slope

Two people were killed in a crash on Interstate 70 on Colorado’s Western Slope on Wednesday morning.

11/05/2014

Traffic at the Eisenhower Tunnel Sunday morning (credit: CDOT)

Snowy Conditions, Accidents In Colorado Mountains

Several accidents and snowy conditions closed Interstate-70 at the Eisenhower Tunnel for a short time on Sunday.

10/12/2014

Cross country skiing on Tennessee Pass (credit: CBS)

State’s Water Interests Converge On Tennessee Pass

A water-measuring flume on a ditch sitting exactly astride Tennessee pass outside Leadville might be as good a place as any to bring Western and Eastern Slope interests together to talk about water.

10/04/2014

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