World War II

"Avalauncher" (credit: CBS)

Crews Better Suited For ‘Avalauncher’ After Last Year’s Accident

Crews working on the Colorado Department of Transportation’s avalanche mitigation team are preparing to ramp up their workload as more snow falls in Colorado’s mountains.

22 hours ago

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World War II Vet Shares Impressive Medals, Poignant Memories

One of the few ace American pilot from World War II who is still alive lives in Denver.

11/12/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

Dorothy Kolberg is greeted by her granddaughter Elizabeth at Union Station (credit: CBS)

Union Station Home To A Wartime Heartbreaking Love Story

Union Station’s reopening brought the transit station into a new era, but kept a lot of history as well. It’s history that a World War II widow relived this weekend because it was the last place she ever saw her husband alive.

09/07/2014

Ron Miller examines a plane crash site. (credit: CBS)

Wreck Chasers Search Colorado For Aviation Disaster History

Wreck chasers in Colorado scour the state’s mountains for clues about plane crashes throughout aviation history.

08/05/2014

John Earley and the plane that crashed (credit; CBS)

2 Killed In Vintage Plane Crash In Durango Identified

Two people killed when their plane crashed near the Durango-La Plata County Airport this morning have been identified.

07/05/2014

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Fire Lookout Tower Still Sits On Top Of Hahn’s Peak

There’s a renewed interest in preserving the fire lookout tower on top of a peak in Routt County.

04/16/2014

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Tearful Ceremony As Colorado WWII Vet Gets Medal

A World War II veteran from Arvada was surrounded by his four sons and several grandchildren and great grandchildren as he was awarded a Prisoner of War medal.

04/14/2014

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Go For The Food: Feed Your Soul At Denver’s Domo

Domo isn’t just a Japanese restaurant. It’s a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture – by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, strolling in a garden studded with Buddha statues, or even taking a martial arts class.

04/08/2014

Brian Maass visits with a veteran (credit: Denver VA Medical Center)

CBS4 Newscasters Visit With Veterans In Denver

As part of the National Salute to Veteran Patients week, several CBS4 reporters and anchors visited the Denver VA Medical Center this week as a way of paying tribute to — and expressing appreciation for — veterans.

02/13/2014

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