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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

News Primary category in which blog post is published

What are those people doing hanging off of the Colorado Capitol’s gold dome? We found out.

A crew of painters -- who also are certified climbers -- is completing warranty work on one of Colorado’s most popular tourist attractions as part of a $16 million overhaul completed in 2014

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

In the zen zone high above Minturn, slackliners traverse the state’s longest highline

Colorado athletes confront their physical and mental limits on a 1-inch-wide ribbon strung hundreds of feet in the air.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Hickenlooper formally ends his presidential bid, saying he intends to give U.S. Senate bid “serious thought”

Colorado’s former governor began his presidential campaign in March. Now, the question is will he pursue a political future?

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Aurora spent $34 million on water from a toxic mine. It’s not as crazy as it sounds.

The plan to tap the aquifer above Park County's London Mine could provide a template for how thirsty cities can draw on new sources of clean water, while also cleaning up polluted mine runoff

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

John Hickenlooper expected to end his 2020 presidential bid on Thursday

It's unclear whether Hickenlooper will now challenge Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner, who is considered the country's most vulnerable Republican senator

Business Primary category in which blog post is published

An army of teen employees is helping fight a Colorado tourist town’s worker shortage

About 75% of the freshman class is at work this summer, and still, shops and restaurants close early or open late due to affordable-housing sparked worker shortage

Collections Primary category in which blog post is published

In a shifting climate for research, Colorado State hosts a museum teeming with bugs — and that’s a good thing

At more than 3.5 million specimens and growing, the collection dates back to the 19th century, and attracts researchers on everything from butterflies to climate change

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

A tiny garden in Boulder is showing signs of stress from smog. The scientist behind it is thrilled.

Four types of plants growing near the entrance to NCAR are part of a nationwide network of gardens where citizen scientists and climate researchers collect data about the impact of ground-level ozone