The Tennessee Pass Line railroad, idled since 1997, rolls from the Royal Gorge through the Upper Arkansas River Valley and Red Cliff, seen here, before following the Eagle River to Dotsero. A pair of competing investors wants to revive the line. (Jason Blevins, The Colorado Sun)

Trains could return to Colorado’s Tennessee Pass, rumble through Leadville under pair of proposals

A billionaire-backed agricultural outfit in southeast Colorado and a fledgling oil railroad project in Utah want to run trains on Union Pacific’s long dormant tracks between Cañon City and Dotsero.

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So you need to get to Colorado’s Western Slope? Here are your options.

The Colorado Department of Transportation is encouraging people to stay away from western Colorado for the near future

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Grizzly Creek fire keeps I-70 closed for 5th straight day, burns through Hanging Lake area

About 100,000 acres in Colorado across four major fires were burning as of Friday evening

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Colorado’s mask mandate extended into mid September

The mandate, requiring Coloradans to wear a mask when in indoor public spaces, was set to expire this weekend