Brainard Lake in the Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forests on Sept. 15, 2018. The U.S. Forest Service wants to increase the amount of acreage where recreational shooting is barred in the forests by more than 1,100 percent. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

The U.S. Forest Service wants to ban target shooting on 1,100 percent more acreage in two of Colorado’s national forests

USFS says rapidly growing Front Range, increased conflicts necessitate a broader ban

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Colorado’s final election 2018 results are even worse for Republicans

Democrat Jared Polis won the governor's race over Republican Walker Stapleton by about 10 points

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Excerpt: “The Last Stand of the Pack: Critical Edition” furthers the case for reintroducing wolves in Colorado

In this epilogue, co-editor Andrew Gulliford builds on Arthur Carhart's groundbreaking work addressing a longstanding controversy