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Beloved Evergreen ice skating tradition changing as popularity grows, climate changes

To some locals, Evergreen Lake is all too representative of Colorado’s changing recreation landscape


4,000 cars, one exit: Residents in growing neighborhoods worry their new neighbors could crowd wildfire escape routes

Proposed developments in Conifer and Colorado Springs have raised concern over wildfire preparedness as fires become more intense and the state continues to grow.


Evergreen attorney sentenced to 10 years in prison for soliciting someone to kill her estranged husband’s girlfriend

Jennifer Emmi, also known as Jennifer Edwards, is an animal rights attorney who began The Animal Law Center and is a media celebrity for her work helping animals


Could a new insurance-premium fee prevent Colorado’s next big natural disaster? Some lawmakers say yes.

House Bill 1208 would impose a fee on certain insurance premiums and then distribute the money generated to communities looking to do disaster mitigation projects

Politics and Government

Authorities lift evacuations prompted by wildfire near Evergreen after rainstorm douses burn area

The 50-acre blaze was at 25% containment "and climbing" by midday Tuesday, the sheriff's office announced.


About 1,000 homes evacuated as wildfire ignites in Evergreen

There have been no reports of injuries or destroyed structures