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World War II Aviator Recovered In 2008 To Be Buried In Colorado

A U.S. aviator who was shot down over Germany during World War II will be buried with full military honors at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver, after his remains were recovered in 2008 and later identified using DNA.

12/11/2013

Former Colorado Gov. John Vanderhoof (credit: colorado.gov.)

Former Colorado Gov. Vanderhoof Dies At 91

Former Colorado Gov. John Vanderhoof, a onetime fighter pilot, businessman and bank executive who served as the state’s chief executive for only two years, has died. He was 91.

09/23/2013

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Rocky Mountain Airshow Wraps Up In Broomfield

Several vintage war crafts took to the skies above Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport on Sunday for the Rocky Mountain Airshow.

08/18/2013

The Pentagon (credit: STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

AP IMPACT: MIA Work ‘Acutely Dysfunctional’

The Pentagon’s effort to account for tens of thousands of Americans missing in action from foreign wars is so inept, mismanaged and wasteful that it risks descending from “dysfunction to total failure,”

07/07/2013

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Memorial Day Parade Brings Out Coloradans To Honor The Fallen

Hundreds of people lined the parade route downtown Denver on Saturday for the annual Memorial Day parade.

05/26/2013

The Memphis Belle (credit: sprott.physics.wisc.edu)

WWII Bomber ‘Memphis Belle’ To Visit Broomfield

The Memphis Belle, a restored B-17 bomber, is scheduled to be in the Denver suburb of Broomfield next weekend as part of a national tour that aims to raise awareness about World War II.

05/19/2013

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New Exhibit Honors The Tuskegee Airmen At DIA

There’s a new exhibit at Denver International Airport honoring the famous Tuskegee Airmen.

02/24/2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper and Attorney General John Suthers at the ribbon cutting ceremony (credit: CBS)

New State Judicial Center Officially Opens

Many of Colorado’s state courts have a new home after the new state judicial center officially opened Monday afternoon.

01/14/2013

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Documentary Highlights Colorado Mountain Troops

Professional skier Chris Anthony’s curiosity about the 10th Mountain Division troops who trained a mere 30 miles from the Eagle Valley has blossomed into an hour-long documentary film.

01/13/2013

Munitions get detonated on Friday (credit: CBS)

Old Explosives Get Detonated At Green Mountain Park

Explosives found at a park west of Denver were safely detonated on Friday, with the sound ricocheting around a nearby neighborhood.

12/21/2012

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