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  1. Fort Collins will spend $600 million to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Denver Post

    Fort Collins has committed to an aggressive climate action target - cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 80 percent before 2030 - with city leaders calculating $600 million of investments will bring innovation and jobs. The plan that council members unanimously approved this week calls for reducing heat-trapping emissions by shifting off electricity from fossil fuels such as coal, installing more solar panels, recycling and switching to cleaner vehicles.

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  2. Owner lands $46M loan for Stanley Hotel wellness center, renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Denver Post

    The Historic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park has secured $46 million in funding for what will be the largest renovation and expansion in the 105-year history of Colorado's most storied inn. Part of that loan will fund construction of a new 50-room luxury residence hotel that will connect to the Estes Park Wellness Center , a planned heath and weight-loss facility that aims to tap the growing trend toward wellness tourism.

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  3. Owner lands $46M loan for Stanley Hotel wellness center, renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Denver Post

    The Historic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park has secured $46 million in funding for what will be the largest renovation and expansion in the 105-year history of Colorado's most storied inn. Part of that loan will fund construction of a new 50-room luxury residence hotel that will connect to the Estes Park Wellness Center , a planned heath and weight-loss facility that aims to tap the growing trend toward wellness tourism.

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  4. REcalled treats sold in estes ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Denver Post

    The owner of the Loveland pet-treat company hit with a recall on Friday said the affected product wasn't sold in Loveland but in Estes Park. The Food and Drug Administration sent out a notice that Grill-Phoria LLC was recalling 200 packages of Big Bark All Natural Beef Jerky Treats for Dogs because they could be contaminated by salmonella.

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  5. Rocky Mountain National Park celebrates a century of preserving natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Denver Post

    A Friday morning palette of reds and oranges dominates the canvas - a scene dotted with elk - at Horseshoe Park in Rocky Mountain National Park. One hundred years ago, President Woodrow Wilson signed legislation that created Rocky Mountain National Park, which promoters called "America's Switzerland," a massive chunk of pristine wilderness that now includes more than 260,000 acres of panoramic vistas and alpine majesty.

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  6. Stanley Hotel's hedge maze contest inspires a thicket of ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Denver Post

    Maybe you're in the camp that defends author Stephen King 's topiary fronting the hotel in the classic horror novel "The Shining." A screen grab from University of Colorado professor Alexander Repenning's virtua-maze site, where visitors can create their own mazes.

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  7. Boulder sheriff seeks masked, armed, umbrella-wielding suspects in Niwot bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Denver Post

    The Boulder County Sheriff's Office has released surveillance photos of the two suspects at large in the armed robbery of a Niwot bank on Wednesday. At about 4:45 p.m., two men entered the Bank of Estes Park branch located inside Niwot Market, 7980 Niwot Road.

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  8. Boulder sheriff: 2 masked, armed men robbed Niwot's Bank of Estes Park branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Denver Post

    Two men suspected of holding up a Bank of Estes Park branch in Niwot at gunpoint late Wednesday afternoon are at large and likely fled the area, according to the Boulder County Sheriff's Office. Around 4:45 p.m., the suspects entered the bank -- located inside Niwot Market, 7890 Niwot Road -- and displayed guns, before demanding money.

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  9. Q&A with Don Hunt, outgoing CDOT directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Denver Post

    Colorado Department of Transportation executive director Don Hunt was among those speaking on Nov. 4, 2013, at a ceremony near Lyons marking the reopening of U.S. 36 to Estes Park after damaging floods. Running the Colorado Department of Transportation is not for the faint of heart.

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  10. Daily Digest: Beliefs clash at lesbian's funeral moved from Lakewood church, and 9 other storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Denver Post

    Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson celebrate after completing their Dawn Wall free climb in Yosemite Valley. "Victoria Quintana carries a photograph of Vanessa Collier, right, and her partner, Christina Higley, during a rally outside New Hope Ministries in Lakewood, CO January 13, 2015.

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  11. 2 men reach top of Yosemite's El Capitan in historic climbRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Denver Post

    Americans Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson secured their place in climbing lore when they completed what had long been considered the world's most difficult rock climb Wednesday, using only their hands and feet to ascend a 3,000-foot vertical wall on Yosemite's formidable El Capitan. The Americans became the first to free-climb the featureless granite face of the Dawn Wall, relying entirely on their own strength and dexterity to ascend, balancing on penny-thick flakes of stone and pulling on fingers wedged in paper-thin cracks.

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  12. World fixated as Estes Park climber Tommy Caldwell ascends Dawn WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Denver Post

    Tommy Caldwell climbs the mountain in Yosemite this week. Estes Park climber, Tommy Caldwell, and his climbing partner, Kevin Jorgeson, of California, are free climbing Yosemite National Park's El Capitan.

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  13. Duo at Yosemite about halfway through world's hardest climbRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Denver Post

    Two men are attempting what has been called the hardest rock climb in the world: a free climb of a half-mile section of exposed granite in California's Yosemite National Park. Kevin Jorgeson, 30, of Santa Rosa, California, and Tommy Caldwell, 36, of Estes Park, Colorado, are using only their hands and feet as they make their way up the steep and difficult exposed granite on one side of El Capitan.

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  14. 1 of 2 attempting world's hardest rock climb battles sectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Denver Post

    In this Dec. 28, 2014 photo, Tommy Caldwell, 36, of Estes Park, Colo., with Kevin Jorgeson, 30, of Santa Rosa, Calif., not seen, set up camp as they begin what has been called the hardest rock climb in the world: a free climb of a El Capitan, the largest monolith of granite in the world, a half-mile section of exposed granite in California's Yosemite National Park. SAN FRANCISCO - Two men attempting what's been called the toughest rock climb in the world have separated as one climber battles a tough section of exposed granite in California's Yosemite National Park.

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  15. Estes Park man part of duo with high goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Denver Post

    Tommy Cald- well, 36, of Estes Park and Kevin Jorgeson, 30, of Santa Rosa, Calif., are trying to achieve the first free climb of a half-mile section of exposed granite at El Capitan in California's Yosemite National Park. The men are about halfway to pulling it off.

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  16. 2 men attempt most difficult climb in world at YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Denver Post

    Two men are roughly halfway through what has been called the hardest rock climb in the world: a free climb of a half-mile section of exposed granite in California's Yosemite National Park. Tom Evans, a climber and photographer, has been chronicling Kevin Jorgeson of Santa Rosa, California, and Tommy Caldwell of Estes Park, Colorado, as they scale their way using only their hands and feet.

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  17. Climbers first to attempt section of El Capitan in YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Denver Post

    Two men continue to free climb one of the most difficult routes in the world: a half-mile section of exposed granite in California's Yosemite National Park. The Los Angeles Times reports that since Dec. 27, Kevin Jorgeson, 30, of Santa Rosa, Calif.

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  18. White Christmas on its way to Denver; frigid temperatures to followRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Denver Post

    Light flurries falling early Christmas Day in Fort Collins are the first sign of a storm that could drop as much as 10 inches of snow in the Denver metro area. And by early next week, Denver's mild winter will be history, with temperatures projected to fall between minus-5 to minus-10 degrees, said Kyle Fredin, meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Boulder.

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  19. One dead in one-car crash on U.S. 36 outside LyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Denver Post

    One person is dead after a one-car crash on U.S. 36 west of Lyons that closed the road for hours Saturday.

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  20. Estes Park students credited with asteroid findRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Denver Post

    Two Estes Park High School students have discovered an asteroid no one ever noticed before in an innovative class taught by the school's science teacher, Todd Burke. Jove Darnell, a sophomore, and senior Christopher Moody are taking the scientific research class.

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