World War II

An image from Green Mountain (credit: CBS)

Crews To Search For WWII Munitions On Green Mountain

Crews will start digging for explosives left over from World War II training. It’s believed the explosives are still underground on Green Mountain in Lakewood.

12/18/2012

Pearl Harbor survivors were honored at the American League Post No. 1 in Denver. (credit: CBS)

American Legion Post Honors Pearl Harbor Survivors

The American League Post No. 1 in Denver honored survivors of the Pearl Harbor attack.

12/07/2012

The Granada Internment Camp in Colorado (credit: colorado.gov)

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.

11/21/2012

(credit: CBS)

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.

10/13/2012

(credit: CDOT)

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.

07/11/2012

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.

07/08/2012

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. […]

06/07/2012

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.

05/28/2012

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.

05/07/2012

Vernice "Flygirl" Armour (credit: zerotobreakthrough.com)

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.

02/27/2012

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