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Woodbury Public Safety responded to the crash as EMS and transported one patient just after noon. Kenneth Biggio, 57, of Littleton, Colo., spun out in his Jeep while traveling northbound on I-494, said Lt. Tiffani Nielsen of the Minnesota State Patrol. Biggio was in the center lane when he lost traction on ... Colorado
Colorado's Senate late Wednesday tentatively approved a bill to ask voters next year if the state can issue $3.5 billion in bonds for roads and bridges while injecting a one-time installment of $500 million into transportation projects. The amended bill would ask voters in 2019 whether to devote $250 ...

Colorado's first Shake Shack opened at 30th and Larimer streets on March 21, 2018 in Denver. (RJ Sangosti, The Denver Post). Already inside, two lucky Shake Shack super fans, Marisa Martinez and Jane Bagwell, looked on. Martinez is a Shake Shack sojourner, having visited 14 locations in 11 ...
FRISCO -- Some residents of a Colorado mountain town are opposing a proposal to turn a community center and an adjoining small park into ... reports Frisco residents will vote on a ballot question next month on whether to allow the town to strip the pocket park designation from the small city-owned lot.
The unincorporated town sits just seven miles north of Estes Park, with fewer than 200 residents. Steve Childs has called Glen Haven home for 40 years and witnessed floods devastate his town not once - but twice. "In '76 (Big Thompson Flood), everything was damaged," Childs said. "In 2013, ... Colorado
It's quieter and less crowded than Durango, its larger neighbor down U.S. Route 160, but there's still plenty to do. For the town nestled among nearly 3 million acres of wilderness and national forest land at the foot of the San Juan Mountains, the main attraction is Mother Nature. Colorado

Police have arrested two suspects wanted for a shooting at a KFC in Big Spring that left a man and a two-year-old girl critically injured. At about 3:30 p.m. Colorado City Police were notified about the wanted men. Police and officers with the Department of Public Safety blocked off roads and called in a K-9 unit for assistance.
KEENESBURG -- An unprecedented legal scuffle between a pair of Colorado communities that centers on whether one municipality can condemn and ... But the judge also questioned Erie's objection to the eminent domain action, given that the town would still have plenty of land at the corner -- more ...
A pair of Colorado towns will host electric bus demonstrations as part of a project to upgrade their public buses to battery-electric. March 19, 2018, at ... The 40-foot, battery-electric bus manufactured by BYD will be in regular service on the in-town route between Lionshead and Vail Village. Rider ...
Silverthorne and the adjacent town of Dillon, which flank Interstate 70 off exit 205, lack the quaint, historic downtown of Breckenridge or the ski-in chic of tony Vail. But their location, just a short drive from many of Colorado's most popular ski resorts, has made the towns popular with ski pros and with ...
The area's reputation is more impressive when you zoom out beyond the Mile High City. Consider that, when ranked by gigs per 1,000 people, Colorado towns — Frisco (4), Nederland (5), Snowmass Village (8) and Crested Butte (9) — account for four of the top 10 cities in the country. With that in mind, our ...
Last September, Colorado broke new ground with the launch of the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, the first of its kind in the United States. ... cities like smart parking, that's a major concern or a major pain point for a city like Denver and isn't in Grand Junction and likely isn't in a mountain town like Aspen.
The tiny north-central Colorado town of Ward has about 150 residents. It also is home to “the longest-running 'pirate' radio station in the Rockies” — or so the website of Way High Radio claims. Now the station has caught the attention of federal officials, who issued a notice of unlicensed operation, saying it ...
The town eventually shortened Eldorado to what we now know as Eldora. Eldora isn't alone when it comes to mail confusion and California. Telluride was once called Columbia, Colorado according to the Telluride Historical Museum. The Post Office again confused Columbia, Colorado with Columbia, ...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A man was arrested after witnesses saw him breaking into a car in Old Colorado City Monday morning, according to police. Police said around 7 a.m., they got a call about a car break-in on West Colorado Avenue near the intersection with 27th Street. The caller also told ...
DENVER (AP) — 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 ...
Creede is just like many other tiny mountain towns. It has beautiful views, a lot of hiking and recreation, and a place or two to meet friends and have a beer after work. It also has those values that might seem old-fashioned to people who live in larger cities. “Your neighbor may be the person who helps you ...

“The action was taken due to the political environment and opposition which has made it difficult if not impossible for Jerry to succeed,” Colorado City Town Manager David Darger wrote in an email to municipal employees the day after the meeting, “and the Town Council has found that it is in the best ...
This northern Colorado town has plenty of jobs in the green industry and it's way cheaper than Denver. .... His name was J.L. Hilton, and he built a small house between Greeley and Fort Collins that directed travelers between the two cities, according to the Town of Windsor's website. This same route was ...
Unlike Winter Park, most ski areas that are owned by municipalities lie in the actual municipality, usually a small town that wanted to provide an amenity for its own residents. But tourists sometimes hit the slopes, too, especially tourists who want bragging rights to having skied at every area in Colorado, no ...
Steamboat Springs, including surrounding Routt County, saw a nearly 80 percent surge in its senior population in the period studied, edging out The Villages, a community northwest of Orlando, Florida, built specifically for seniors. “A lot of retired people move here who have lived in bigger cities,” said Meg ...
OLD COLORADO CITY, Colo. - Store owners in Old Colorado City have been noticing more and more problems in their area coming from the transient population. Late Tuesday night, Steve Willis Photography Studio was broken into. But the suspect didn't get far, police found him sleeping at the top of the ...
Of the 15 locales with the biggest percentage gains in senior population, nine were in the Rocky Mountain region, including four in Colorado. ... “A lot of retired people move here who have lived in bigger cities,” said Meg Tully, executive director of the Routt County Council on Aging. “A lot of seniors have ...
As of January 29, 70 towns and cities in Colorado had approved retail marijuana sales within their jurisdictions as compared to 25 in January 2014, according to a combination of ... Just because a municipality in Colorado has allowed sales doesn't mean a dispensary is up and running there, however.
Gail and Dennis Hendricks set out on a quest to find their future, and its rules were simple: Head east, out of the city, and stop at every town along Interstate 70. It was in Flagler, ... Perhaps it's the widest “Colorado Divide” of all — the pace and feel of life in this state's cities in contrast to its far-flung towns.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A man is now in custody for allegedly causing a disturbance at a popular bar in Old Colorado City. Pauly Vigil, 23, was arrested after police received a call for the suspect menacing people with a gun at Mother Muff's Kitchen and Spirits at 2432 W. Colorado Avenue.
A sheriff's office in Colorado has reported that five deputies were shot and one was killed Sunday morning while responding to a domestic disturbance in a neighborhood south of Denver. A suspect in the shooting has been shot and is believed to be dead, the agency announced about 10:30 a.m. Two ...
After another year of rising rents and rising home prices in Colorado Springs, the city said it's focused on increasing access to affordable housing in 2018. When dozens of people needed to find new homes after being told to leave the Emerald Towers complex, the city council said the problem, which ...
Colorado Divide: Could arts and culture spark an economic revival in struggling rural towns? ... TRINIDAD — Like many things in this brick town built by coal workers along the New Mexico border, decades of boom and bust have illuminated not ... That, in turn, will spur more investment, city officials say.
As the city describes it, “During Ullr Fest in Breckenridge, don't be surprised to see horned Viking hats adorning the heads of skiers and snowboarders, the biggest bonfire in town, and more than 12,000 Ullr enthusiasts filling the streets for the Ullr Parade with crazy float participants skiing off jumps on Main ...
Now some in town want to change that, saying the state's second largest city is missing out on sales taxes that are enriching cities across Colorado. ... The Colorado Springs City Council enacted its ban in 2013, but Denver, suburbs and mountain ski towns rushed to implement sales and quickly saw the ...
Colorado Town Records Coldest Christmas In 125 Years. December 27, 2017 ... That's because the town's weather station recorded it's coldest Dec. 25 on record when ... According to the Colorado Climate Center in Fort Collins weather records for Holyoke have been kept for 125 years. Meteorologist Chris ...
16, 2017 photo, a boy who recently returned to the Old City walks past a destroyed building near his house in Mosul, Iraq. The U.N. estimates around 40,000 homes will need to be rebuilt or restored in Mosul, which faces the longest path to rebuilding of all the Iraqi cities freed from the Islamic State group.
For a little perspective, consider that, for all the concern, our city's hosting of the Democratic National Convention in 2008 wasn't such a heavy lift after all. Count us skeptical, but also solidly among those curious to see the exploratory committee's findings. Colorado's status as a winter sports capital is ...
Longmont, Colo., officials are still in the process of ensuring that confidential information is removed before re-posting the applications from 13 businesses proposing to open retail marijuana shops inside city limits. Assistant City Manager Shawn Lewis said Tuesday that the redacted applications — with ...
COLORADO CITY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - It's been seven years since 13-year-old Hailey Dunn disappeared without a trace after leaving her Colorado City home to spend ... Colorado City community members searched the town for months before giving up hope that they would ever see Hailey alive again.
Colorado Town Records Coldest Christmas In 125 Years. December 27, 2017 ... That's because the town's weather station recorded it's coldest Dec. 25 on record when ... According to the Colorado Climate Center in Fort Collins weather records for Holyoke have been kept for 125 years. Meteorologist Chris ...
The future of a ban preventing women from going topless in Fort Collins is still making its way through the courts, with a war of words between the city and plaintiffs set for mid-January. A federal 10th Circuit Court of Appeals judge will hear oral arguments Jan. 17 for and against a lower court's ruling that the ...
NEW YORK — Three large U.S. cities filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against the Department of Defense, arguing that many service members who are ... New York City, San Francisco and Philadelphia said in court papers that the military's broken system for relaying such information helped spur the ...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Less than a week after the El Paso County Sheriff's Office sent crews to clear out three homeless camps in west Colorado Springs, a tent city continued to grow just a few blocks away. It's unclear how long the tent city has been in existence behind the Walgreens drug store ...
Buttery has worked for the city for 20 years. He was hired as public works director in 1997, following a 21-year Army career. Buttery said he had planned on retiring in 20 years, which was up in July, but he wanted to stay to see the completion of renovations to the town's Memorial Park, the building of the ...
ILIFF — Under a hard gray sky, Andrew Hernandez guides his combine through the cornfield as he curses the summer hailstorm that let the rows fill with weeds. In this town, 140 miles from the state's booming capital, the economy feels stagnant, at best. This year, Hernandez is just hoping to break even on ...
(WFLA/NBC) – Here in Florida, we have to watch out for gators and turtles crossing the road. In Colorado, drivers have to watch out for much larger critters, elk. Some drivers in Estes Park, Colorado had to share the road with a herd of elk. What an amazing sight it was. Drivers were waiting in traffic when all ...
Now some in town want to change that, saying the state's second largest city is missing out on sales taxes that are enriching cities across Colorado. ... The Colorado Springs City Council enacted its ban in 2013, but Denver, suburbs and mountain ski towns rushed to implement sales and quickly saw the ...
Big cities aren't well represented in a new survey of the safest places in Colorado. Of the twenty communities considered the state's safest, only three are in the Denver-Boulder metro area. Moreover, all of the latter are suburbs or outlying localities, and two fall toward the bottom of the roster. The results of ...
In a place that bills itself as “America's Finest City,” renowned for its sunny weather, surfing and fish tacos, spiraling real estate values have contributed to spiraling homelessness in San Diego. Most alarmingly, the explosive growth in the number of people living outdoors has contributed to a hepatitis A ...
Colorado's cities and counties would get more authority to locally regulate oil and gas exploration and production within their boundaries under a proposed state law that Sen. Matt Jones plans to introduce. Jones, D-Louisville, said Wednesday that what he's calling "the Protect Act" would ensure "that oil ...
The panel discussion attended by about 75 people was held in response to The Gazette's recent five-day series on how the southeast has failed to share in Colorado Springs' prosperity. The area, home to 94,000 people, wrestles with high levels of poverty and crime while most of the city has record low ...
Steamboat Springs officials plan to help restore a nearly 90-year-old barn and relocate it to a more prominent spot in the city. Dec. ... Steamboat Pilot and Today reports the city council on Tuesday voted in favor of providing funding for the project that seeks to move the Arnold Barn to a location in front of the ...
photo - Donnie Anderson, co-founder and chairman of the California Minority Alliance, Donnie Anderson, co-founder and chairman of the California Minority Alliance, reacts after the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to approve new regulations for the marijuana industry on Wednesday, Dec.


 

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