CDOT Opens New Eastbound I-70 Twin Tunnel
Gov. John Hickenlooper joined Colorado Dept. of Transportation and federal, state and local officials to preview the new eastbound Interstate 70 Twin Tunnel bore near Idaho Springs on Dec. 7. After just eight months of rock blasting, rock bolting and paving, the third lane of eastbound I-70 between east of Idaho Springs to U.S. 6, including through ... (more)
Tuesday Dec 17
Fort Morgan Times
Work session to be held on marijuana ordinance
At the board meeting Wednesday, Town Attorney Carmen Beery presented the trustees with a memo that included several large policy questions and a sample ordinance from Idaho Springs.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
The Summit Daily News
Reindeer owners fires back at PETA over animal cruelty allegations
Santa Claus - Bill Lee of Idaho Springs - and two of his reindeer make an appearance at the 2011 Lighting of Dillon ceremony.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Escaped reindeer causes PETA problems for Santa Bill Lee
Bill Lee, the mall Santa whose reindeer were seized for animal cruelty before last Christmas, is once again portraying the Man in Red at tree-lighting ceremonies, Christmas festivals and charitable events.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Eastbound Twin Tunnels to open three lanes by Friday
DECEMBER 12, 2013: Mike Keleman, CDOT Project Manager for the Twin Tunnel project , looks up at specially designed LED lights illuminating the inside of the almost completed eastbound tunnel east of Idaho Springs, Co on December 12, 2013.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Summit Daily News
PETA blasts town of Dillon for reindeer games gone awry during holiday event
Last week, Summit County Animal Control and Dillon Police Department officers rescued a domesticated reindeer that escaped from the Lighting of Dillon ceremony.
Colorado Springs Independent
Trace Bundy wrangles guitars with grace
Trace Bundy is very clear that he is not a singer. But if you head to his well-stocked YouTube channel , you'll find one instance of the Boulder acoustic guitarist rapping Eminem's "Lose Yourself."
Golden Officials Keep Eye On Creek After Ice Dam Break Causes A Scare
Residents in a Golden neighborhood along Clear Creek are relieved that a surge of water that came down the creek after the burst of an ice dam didn't cause any significant problems.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Colorado Ice Dam Flood Threatened Town, Subsided
A town in Denver's western suburbs ordered evacuations Tuesday after an ice dam broke in Clear Creek.
Ice dam breaks near Idaho Springs
There was earlier concern about flooding near the Twin Tunnels, but that did not occur.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
CDOT Unveils Wider Eastbound Bore of Twin Tunnels
Crews have completed the expansion of the eastbound bore of the Twin Tunnels on Interstate 70 just east of Idaho Springs.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
CDOT unveils wider eastbound Twin Tunnel
For the first time in nearly 50 years, the interstate into the mountains has been expanded.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV
Temperatures hit -15 in Denver Thursday, tying record low
The snow came to an end in metro Denver Wednesday night, but that's when temperatures began crashing to dangerously low readings.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Vail Daily News
Twin Tunnels construction project nears end
Early this year there were questions - and worries - about a major construction project on Interstate 70 and how it might affect summer tourism.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Grand Junction Sentinel
Death Notices, Nov. 26, 2013
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Fruita Assembly of God Church. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Craig Cemetery.
Thu Nov 21, 2013