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DENVER — Sunday's storm is now east of Colorado. Today, we'll see partly to mostly cloudy skies and the slight chance for a few scattered showers this afternoon. Colorado, we saw some much-needed moisture from this last storm: The mountains and foothills picked up around 5-10 inches of snow, with ...
Time To Use Babies R Us Gift Cards Is LimitedDozens of expecting mothers filed through the aisles of Babies R Us stores in Colorado a few days after the company announced plans to close. No Bump Stocks Turned In To Denver Police After BanNo bump stocks have been turned over to Denver ...

That's the refrain from up high these days in Colorado, where a warm and dry winter in the mountains has buoyed construction projects. Crews were digging foundations ... These are not wintertime tasks. “I can't remember a winter this mild,” said Mueller, a 17-year mountain architect, builder and developer.
In the mountains, the snow-pack is roughly at 70 percent of normal for the season, with the southern mountain areas in the worst shape. The storms in late February did help, but the recent mild and quiet weather has lessened the snow-pack a bit in the past week. Looking ahead — we could use several ...
Three conservation and animal-protection organizations sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Thursday for funding a Colorado Parks and Wildlife plan to kill hundreds of mountain lions and dozens of black bears without analyzing the risks to the state's environment. The multi-year plan to kill black bears ...
The multi-year plan to kill black bears and mountain lions in the Piceance Basin and Upper Arkansas River areas of Colorado is intended to artificially boost the mule deer population where habitat has been degraded by oil and gas drilling. The killing plans were approved despite overwhelming public ...

EAGLE COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – A mountain lion was spotted right outside a house in EagleVail, just days after officials warned people in the high country about an increase in the number of sightings. Bob Shearon captured a photo of the big cat walking through the snow just outside his window.
DENVER - FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY: Gusty winds will continue along the Front Range and in the Colorado mountains Sunday. A High Wind Warning is ... In the mountains, the snow-pack is roughly at 65% of normal for the season, with the southern mountain areas in the worst shape. The recent storm is ...
First, it was one mountain lion creeping across the yard. “Well it was dark, ... It was video later that morning that shows a mother mountain lion and her three cubs heading through the yard back home. That video has ... Colorado Parks and Wildlife says they are aware of those mountain lions. So far, they ...
Hungry mountain lions more likely to hunt in residential areas, Colorado study shows ... Camera trap footage also indicated that prey is increasingly more abundant in residential areas as development spreads into the mountains, and lions are thus likely to have more success hunting near homes. With the ...
In many ways, the economy of Silverton is somewhat backward, said DeAnne Gallegos, director of the Silverton Area Chamber of Commerce. Most Colorado mountain towns bring in the biggest bucks during the winter, mostly through ski mountains and high-end resorts, but the height of tourism for Silverton ...
The book told about the surviving wolves on the plains, mesas and mountains of Colorado, their savagery and lust for blood, told in anthropomorphic language. For example, a wolf called Lefty in Burns Hole, located equidistant between Aspen, Vail and Steamboat Springs, had been "blood drunk" after a ...
One of the things I loved about Colorado when I moved here was the quirky Colorado mountain towns like Leadville, Colorado. There are ... Recently, we joined some family friends for a three-day skiing trip to the mountains. ... Like so many of its sister mountain towns in Colorado, Leadville is changing.
The annual Special Olympics Colorado Winter Games return to Copper Mountain Resort this weekend, Feb. 24 and 25, as more than 225 Special Olympics athletes from across the state are expected to attend. The athletes will take part in Alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding and snowshoe ...
Bryan Voltaggio, Michael Voltaggio and Padma Lakshmi judge the Rocky Mountain Oyster Quickfire challenge in Telluride on “Top Chef” Colorado. (Paul Trantow, Bravo). Because we're determined to stay on top of all things “Top Chef” while the Bravo show is in our own backyard, we're offering recaps of ...
DENVER – Colorado's mountains aren't the only places showing more white on top. Residents of the resort towns below are graying at some of the fastest rates in the country. Steamboat Springs, Edwards and Breckenridge ranked first, third and fourth, respectively, for the biggest gains in their senior ...
“The voluntary thing is great, but we have been doing voluntary now for 10 years, and the lights keep showing up. … It's not working,” he tells Mountain Town News. Located along the Sangre de Cristo Range in south-central Colorado, Custer County has often had fractious political fights. In November, two ...

DENVER - FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY: Gusty winds will develop along the Front Range and in the Colorado mountains this weekend. A High Wind ... In the mountains, the snow-pack is roughly at 65% of normal for the season, with the southern mountain areas in the worst shape. The recent storm is ...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — By the tracks of North America's longest alpine coaster, all faces are smiling. But above, skiers rise on Steamboat Resort's Christie Peak Express lift, and some look down to shake their heads and frown. Like it or not, 2018 is the year of the coaster in Colorado ski country.
Colorado-based Mountain Waste & Recycling has acquired three local environmental service companies, forming one of the largest waste and recycling companies in the state. Timberline Disposal, Talking Trash and Rocky Mountain Cabana have been operating in the mountain towns within Summit ...
Pitkin County commissioners took the first step Wednesday toward officially incorporating into law the differing views on marijuana represented by each caucus in the county. With the exception of the Snowmass-Capitol Creek Caucus, each caucus has until July 15 to inform county officials whether it wants ...
In the mountains, the snow-pack is roughly at 65% of normal for the season, with the southern mountain areas in the worst shape. The recent storm is helping, but we could use several more good snowstorms! Stay with the Denver7 weather team for the latest updates on the storm and current weather ...
Colorado's mountains aren't the only places showing more white on top. Residents of the resort towns below are graying at some of the fastest rates in the country. Steamboat Springs, Edwards and Breckenridge ranked first, third and fourth, respectively, for the biggest gains in their senior populations this ...
In the mountains, the snow-pack is roughly at 65% of normal for the season, with the southern mountain areas in the worst shape. The recent storm is helping, but we could use several more good snowstorms! Stay with the Denver7 weather team for the latest updates on the storm and current weather ...
In the mountains, the snow-pack is roughly at 65% of normal for the season, with the southern mountain areas in the worst shape. The recent storm is helping, but we could use several more good snowstorms! Stay with the Denver7 weather team for the latest updates on the storm and current weather ...
After another week of mild weather, the Front Range and mountains will experience some much-needed moisture this weekend. The winter storm will push into Colorado from the northeast on Friday morning, according to 9NEWS Meteorologist Cory Reppenhagen. This could begin with some freezing ...
But in the San Juan Mountains of Southwest Colorado, snowpack is just 34 percent of median. ... Domonkos reported that landmarks in the Southern Colorado Rockies like Wolf Creek Pass and Red Mountain Pass in the San Juans typically have 5 to 6 feet of standing snow in early February but currently ...
DENVER – Warm and windy weather covered Colorado today, with highs in the upper 50s to low 60s on the plains and 40s in the mountains. Skies have been partly cloudy with gusty winds at times from the southwest. A FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY will begin at 4:30 AM Friday morning and continue ...
... inflow because of scant snow in the mountains that feed the Colorado River, said Greg Smith, a hydrologist with the Colorado Basin River Forecast Center, part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Smith said there is only a 10 percent chance that enough mountain snow will fall during ...
The Upper Colorado River Basin snowpack in places like Red Mountain Pass, elevation 11,500 feet, feeds the river's tributaries that drain into the main ... jet stream northward and left much of the West warm and dry, including not only the Colorado River Basin but the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California.
DENVER – We are in for a mild couple of days across Colorado, with only a few light snow showers in teh mountains. This afternoon will be a little warmer, with highs in the 40s to mid-50s on the plains and in the 30s to low 40s in the high country. Thursday will be even warmer as temperatures climb to near ...
The snowpack at nearly a quarter of the federal government's 200 monitoring sites around Colorado measured at the lowest or second lowest snowpack ever recorded, according to Brian Domonkos, supervisor of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service snow survey.
Back to sunshine for Denver on Tuesday, snow continued in many mountain areas through most of the afternoon. We really saw it pile up, with Arapahoe Basin coming out the winner with 18 inches of fresh powder! We hit 47 degrees in Denver. We'll remain warm and dry again on Wednesday, with highs in ...
Pinpoint Weather: Colorado's Most Accurate Forecast, independently certified by WeatheRate. Pinpoint Weather Meteorologists Dave Fraser, Greg Dutra, Jessica Lebel, Matt Makens, and Chris Tomer. Pinpoint Weather has been independently certified as Colorado's Most Accurate Forecast by WeatheRate ...
BLM to Expand Phil's World Mountain Bike Trail System. The Bureau of Land Management's Tres Rios Field Office has decided to expand a nationally recognized mountain bike trail system outside of Cortez. Jan. 16, 2018, at 11:00 a.m.. BLM to Expand Phil's World Mountain Bike Trail System ...
PAGOSA SPRINGS, Colo. -- Communities and neighboring ski areas in the southern part of Colorado are hurting. That part of the state is under severe drought conditions. Overall snow pack in that part of the state is running around 33 percent of normal. Kevin Torres has more information in his video report ...
Joel Bach, left, Ph.D. associate professor Colorado School of Mines mechanical engineering, shows Army veteran Tyler Wilson an adaptive mountain bike in the lab at Colorado ... Confined to a wheelchair, Wilson became immersed in adaptive sports, including hand-cycling in Colorado's mountains.
Ski and snowboard instructors gather their students for a lesson at Snowmass Mountain at Base Village on Saturday morning. ... This season's conditions on Colorado's ski mountains have challenged those whose area of expertise focuses on seducing travelers rather than repelling them. You won't hear ...
The northern mountains are holding more snow than those of the southern half of the state with the South Platte basin. That's where CBS4 toured Tuesday, which has ... Matt Kroschel covers news throughout Colorado working from the CBS4 Mountain Newsroom. Send story ideas to mrkroschel@cbs.com ...
Colorado Springs is expected to return to normal temperatures Thursday with a high of 38 degrees. In the mountains, a snowstorm is predicted to roll into the southern mountains Tuesday night, then throughout the rest of the high country Wednesday, said OpenSnow forecaster Joel Gratz. Snow should fall ...
This is a southerly tracking storm, which means our very dry southwestern mountains could be in for quite the pile up of snow. There are Winter Storm Warnings for the San Juans for 10 to 20 inches of snow. Other areas of the northwestern mountains could see 8 to 16 inches of snow, while mountain areas ...
Heavy snow is expected Tuesday night and into Wednesday in wide ranging areas of the Colorado mountains, prompting a Winter Storm Warning stretching from the Wyoming border to New Mexico. Warning coverage, which starts at 6 p.m. Tuesday and runs through midnight Wednesday, includes ...
Another storm system will begin to move into Colorado by Tuesday and Wednesday. Snow will ... The mountains will get most of the snow from this system. It should be ... the mountains. Winter Storm Warnings and Watches are in effect for most mountain cities above 9000' between Tuesday and Thursday.
Colorado mountain snowpack shrunk to record-low levels this week, raising concerns about water supply, and some federal authorities calculated even big late snow — if it falls — may not make up for the lag. Survey crews have measured snow depths in southwestern Colorado at 22 percent of normal, the ...
Saturday's storm brought light snow amounts to the Front Range with over a foot for some mountain communities. Christmas Eve will be drier across Colorado but still chilly. Highs will be in the 20s and 30s with mostly sunny skies. Another round of snow moves into the mountains Sunday and continues ...
That big moon could also enhance some of the celebrations Colorado resorts will be offering. Here are some intriguing options in the high country: Copper Mountain: The New Year's Moonlight Dine & Ski starts with taking the American Eagle chairlift up to mid-mountain for a gourmet meal with live music at ...
Yes, visiting the mountains for an epic ski adventure is special enough, but Winter Park Resort in Colorado is upping the magic factor by allowing ... To make things even more seamless the resort has also teamed up with Lyft to help you shuttle your ski and snowboard gear from the train to the mountain.
MONTROSE - The house is what you'd expect from the man whose real home is the mountains. The walls are blank except for pictures of each continent's seven highest summits, along with one of New Guinea's Puncak Jaya, because that 16,024-foot peak is the highest on any island, and that too is worth ...
Adding gusts of 25-45 mph winds, CDOT announced that mountain roads would have "zero visibility at times." The NWS predicted three-to-six inches of snow overnight in the high country, with up to eight inches of accumulation in the western-facing mountains in northern Colorado. the highest amounts of ...
DENVER -- Snow will continue in the mountains through Thursday morning, albeit getting weaker through the night. Some sections of mountain roads have ... The rain that had moved through Denver will be a rain/snow mix for southeastern Colorado overnight. That, too, will clear by morning. Snowfall totals ...


 

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