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As Colorado biking fatalities rise, a Boulder cyclist’s loved ones seek justice after he was left for dead

Andrew Bernstein, 34, was struck by a vehicle in a hit-and-run in Boulder County on Saturday. More cyclists have been dying on Colorado’s roads in recent years, according to state data.

Outdoors

Remember the Fort Collins trail runner who killed an attacking mountain lion? Here’s what his life has been like since.

Travis Kauffman says he has been running more than ever since the February attack

Outdoors

A car wreck claimed one of 15-year-old gymnast Jessica Womble’s legs — but not a bit of her competitive spirit

Athletes with missing limbs typically compete using prosthetics. “But I have never met anyone quite like Jessica,” gym owner says.

Coloradans

When people die in the outdoors, help for their loved ones is scarce. The climbing community aims to change that.

With climbing comes death. And survivors guilt. Now it’s time to talk about it.

Outdoors

A Colorado photographer thought he was alone in the Wyoming mountains. Then he heard a rescue helicopter.

Dean Krakel accidentally triggered a tricky search and rescue operation while sleeping in his tent -- something that can happen with satellite messengers

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Gore Otteson had no heartbeat for 55 minutes. Rescuer, doctors led by instinct and faith saved him.

8-years later, his parents say God had a hand in their boy's survival: "Even people who don’t believe, they don’t have a clear medical explanation for how this happened.”

Coloradans

“If I can prevent at least one kid from going through what my kid goes through every day, I will do whatever it takes. I have to.”

In the wake of an avalanche, a widow raising her daughter fights for awareness, support and instilling fear in backcountry travelers

Coloradans

“It was like he was an angel”: How a well-prepared ER doctor on skis saved a boy’s life after a mountain crash

A quick-thinking and well-prepared ER doctor staunched a 16-year-old's gory wound on the ski slopes after ugly collision

Coloradans

“I had to reinvent myself. I’m back but I’m different:” A southwest Colorado man recovers from a devastating mountain climbing fall

It was a fun day that Thad Ferrell can't remember

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