Position: The Colorado Sun

Colorado’s volunteer search and rescue teams are overwhelmed

It’s been 23 years since Colorado lawmakers last crafted legislation to help the state’s now 2,800 search and rescue volunteers . And with increasing calls stressing overwhelmed volunteers, they...

DATE: March 1, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Western Slope lawmaker tries to pump brakes on wolf reintroduction

State Sen. Kerry Donovan wants to slow the roll on wolf reintroduction. The Vail Democrat, who represents seven Western Slope counties, has crafted legislation that allows Colorado Parks and...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Survey shows wide support for reintroducing wolves in Colorado

A study released this week by Colorado State University researchers suggests a majority of Coloradans intend to vote for wolf reintroduction on November’s ballot. The online survey of 734 state...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Wolf initiative supporters turn in thousands of signatures

The fight to return wolves to Colorado’s West Slope begins now. Backers of a ballot initiative delivered thousands of voter signatures this week to the Secretary of State’s Office in hopes of...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Does selling a high-priced Colorado mountain home on the big name of its former owner actually work?

VAIL – The manse on the banks of Black Gore Creek is beautiful. Tucked into East Vail, the 7,042-square-foot spread among the easternmost homes in the Vail Valley is far from the hustle of the ski...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

Record number of special districts seeking voter relief from Gallagher

Call volume to the Telluride Fire Protection District has climbed 30 percent since 2017, but the busy agency's property-tax supported budget has dropped - to $119,000 next year from $250,000 last...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Pine River Times news

Colorado ski industry virtually protected from drought

DENVER (AP) – Reservoirs have turned to dust. Farmers have fallow fields. But don’t expect the skiing to languish. Ski resorts have spent many decades amassing water rights and water storage and...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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