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Opinion: Our Capitol Christmas Tree makes me wish for healthy Colorado forests

The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree, a 55-foot-tall Engelmann spruce, was cut Nov. 5 on national forest land near Montrose and is being trucked across the country to Washington, D.C., where it will be set up and decorated as the nation’s Christmas tree. I saw the Capitol Christmas Tree on U.S. 50 the other day as […]