The Knox family of Florida was more than delighted by the scenery near Silverton, but they were stunned by the avalanche destruction they saw during a tour with Silverton Rock Pirates. They said it felt similar to hurricane damage. (Nina Riggio, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Hardrock 100 ultrarun canceled by avalanche debris, high-water risk

The ultramarathon, traversing 13 high-mountain passes, is the second major event to be canceled this year

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Is Colorado’s 2019 ballot question about TABOR spending caps really a tax hike? The answer is sort of.

The question at the heart of the political debate for November's ballot leads to two correct and seemingly contradictory answers

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In rare case, Colorado judge says permit must be reheard because of contributions to county commissioner’s campaign

A district court judge in Larimer County has ruled that landowners’ donations influenced vote cast by county Commissioner Tom Donnelly

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Fish ladders and boat chutes part of a massive dam rebuild on the Arkansas River

In the process of rebuilding a diversion to get river water to thirsty cities, Colorado Springs and Aurora collaborated with wildlife, environmental and recreational interests for ambitious infrastructure upgrade