An overpass over Colorado 9 has successfully routed moose, deer and other wildlife over roads instead of on them. That helped cut down on traffic incidences with wildlife by 90 percent, according to Colorado Department of Transportation. The bridge was part of a $40 million project. (J. Richert, Provided to The Colorado Sun via Blue River Valley Ranch and CDOT)

CDOT is looking for a great idea to keep cars from crashing into wildlife

Last year’s challenge to reduce deaths of cyclists and pedestrians stalled on contracts, but is moving forward

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Arizona will miss deadline for Colorado River drought plan that impacts water for millions, officials say

Missing the March 4 deadline could allow the federal government to step in and decide the rules

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Colorado’s Catholic churches will open records to independent investigator in effort to account for alleged sex abuse

Prompted by a Pennsylvania grand jury’s bombshell report last year, the Colorado effort is aimed at giving alleged victims recognition, solace. Former Colorado U.S. Attorney Bob Troyer will lead the review.

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Redstone Castle spent years in financial distress. The accountants who own it now are “a dream come true”

April and Steve Carver, also behind the overhaul of the majestic Hotel Denver in Glenwood Springs, apply their historic renovation skills to work for one of Colorado’s most storied buildings