World War II

The Granada Internment Camp in Colorado (credit:

Internment Camp Letters Found In Denver Building

Some letters arriving from Japanese-American internment camps during World War II were very specific, asking for a certain brand of bath powder, cold cream or cough drops. Others were just desperate for anything from the outside world.


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Asbestos Mitigation Forces Camp Hale Shut Down

A popular and historic place for camping and hunting in the mountains is now shut down because it’s contaminated with asbestos.


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Officials: Part Of Sinkhole Road Open To Traffic

The Colorado Department of Transportation says part of U.S. 24 is still open after a sinkhole 100 feet deep and 20 feet across opened beside the road, apparently caused by the collapse of an abandoned railroad tunnel far below.


CBS4's Ty Brennan walks with WWII Veteran John Mihalek as he prepares to board a restored bomber. (credit: CBS)

WWII Veteran Takes Flight In Restored Bomber

World War II veterans got the chance to take flight once more aboard restored aircraft.


American cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, western France. (Photo credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Non-Commemoration Of D-Day Is Inexcusable

Wednesday of this week was a meaningful and historic day for Americans, and President Barack Obama was too busy campaigning and raising reelection funds to properly commemorate the day. Beyond being wrong, it is inexcusable. […]


An image from the parade (credit: CBS)

Commerce City Memorial Day Parade 2nd Largest In Nation

The second largest Memorial Day parade in the nation was held in Commerce City on Monday.


A motorcyclist on I-25 on the way to DIA (credit: CBS)

122 Vets From Colorado Take ‘Honor Flight’ To Washington To Visit Memorials

A group of Colorado veterans are visiting Washington, D.C. Monday after receiving quite the send-off Sunday.


Vernice "Flygirl" Armour (credit:

Vernice ‘Flygirl’ Armour Is America’s First African-American Female Combat Pilot

In a time where there is so much going on in the world, we like to take time and recognize our American heroes.


John Mosley (credit: CBS)

Tuskegee Airmen From Colorado Inspire Younger Generations

There are only nine of them left in Colorado — great pilots who helped America win World War II. They’re the Tuskegee Airman and they are hoping to encourage more generations to fly.


The remains of WWII vet John Bono will be buried 67 years after his disappearance. (credit: CBS)

World War II Airman Buried In Denver Nearly 70 Years After Death

A World War II airman from Denver has been buried 67 years after he and other crewmen disappeared when their B-17G Flying Fortress crashed in Germany.





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