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FOX 31 Denver
Virginia woman catches record fish while vacationing in Coloradoan early November day of fishing at Dillon Reservoir with her husband when she
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 6 hours ago
an early November day of fishing at Dillon Reservoir with her husband when she landed the record breaking arctic char. “Colorado Parks and Wildlife certified the fish as the new state record, weighing in at 4.15 pounds and 23.5 inches in length,... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
First paved trail between Loveland and Fort Collins opensLake State Park. The Colorado Department of Transportation contributed a $450,
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 2 days ago
Lake State Park. The Colorado Department of Transportation contributed a $450,000 grant to help pay for the project, and Colorado Parks and Wildlife's State Trails Program contributed a grant of $350,000. Loveland, Larimer County and Fort Collins... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Cautions urged during deer mating seasonColorado Parks and Wildlife is asking state residents to take precautions to du
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is asking state residents to take precautions to during deer mating season, which will be going on through late December. "Buck deer can be aggressive and lose their usual wariness of people at this time of year," Patt... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening? Local author releases Cañon City collection and moremating season underway, be cautious, clean up yards Throughout Colorado deer a
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
mating season underway, be cautious, clean up yards Throughout Colorado deer are in the midst of their mating season and Colorado Parks and Wildlife is reminding residents to take precautions to avoid conflicts. "Buck deer can be aggressive and... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Is Instagram killing the environment?around Colorado, and in other states too, are feeling the effects of people flo
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
around Colorado, and in other states too, are feeling the effects of people flocking for that photo. Denver7 spoke to Colorado Parks and Wildlife about the problems they're seeing. Rebecca Ferrell with the Colorado Parks and Wildlife says it... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Deer mating season prompts call for clean yards, cautionaround deer and are also asking homeowners to tidy up their yards as the animal
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
around deer and are also asking homeowners to tidy up their yards as the animals enter peak mating season. According to a Colorado Parks and Wildlife release, during the “rut” bucks are territorial and loaded with testosterone and may attack... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Trail links Loveland and Fort CollinsCounty, which each paid a portion of the cost over $800,000 in grants from the
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
County, which each paid a portion of the cost over $800,000 in grants from the Colorado Department of Transportation and Colorado Parks and Wildlife. Officials speak about the new Front Range Trail during a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday in... Read more
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CBS Denver
Bear Family Could Be Euthanized After Running Into HomeSprings home. The bears ran into the home through an open garage door near Nor
CBS Denver / Posted 4 days ago
Springs home. The bears ran into the home through an open garage door near North Cheyenne Canyon Park. By the time Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers arrived, the mom was across the street and the two cubs were still in the home. The... Read more
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Reality TV World
Wildlife officers remove bear cubs from inside Colorado homeacross the street, the woman said. The woman watched as the cubs ran into her
Reality TV World / Posted 4 days ago
across the street, the woman said. The woman watched as the cubs ran into her garage and made their way into her house. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers were summoned to the scene and removed the cubs from the home. All three bears were... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
News in BriefCreek and Owl Creek valleys. The management plan for Sky Mountain Park made a
Aspen Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Creek and Owl Creek valleys. The management plan for Sky Mountain Park made a provision for limited hunting to assist Colorado Parks and Wildlife in managing the area’s elk herd. Most of Sky Mountain Park closes to all public use for the... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
High country concerns linger as Boulder County dispersed shooting projects moves forwardPartnership is an endeavor of four Front Range counties that include Boulder Co
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 4 days ago
Partnership is an endeavor of four Front Range counties that include Boulder County, as well as the Forest Service and Colorado Parks and Wildlife. "The general concern is that there's so many people recreating in the areas where people are... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Backcountry ski routewill give up an easement it has for that stretch, but it’s also possible skiers
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
will give up an easement it has for that stretch, but it’s also possible skiers could continue using that route because Colorado Parks and Wildlife has a public easement access there. Steven Fuller of Rifle said time will tell whether the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
You Said It, Nov. 12, 2017and investment can be directed toward the behavioral health of our kids. I hav
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
and investment can be directed toward the behavioral health of our kids. I have a solution to the escalating issue between Colorado Parks and Wildlife and WildEarth Guardians and the Center for Biological Diversity regarding predator control on the... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening? Palmer Land Trust recognizes BLM's Kalem Lenard with Southern Colorado Conservation Award and moreadditional information, call 719-369-0873. Hunters can expect excellent Colora
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
additional information, call 719-369-0873. Hunters can expect excellent Colorado quail and pheasant hunting this season Colorado Parks and Wildlife biologists are predicting an excellent season for quail hunting in southeast Colorado and the... Read more
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CBS Denver
Big Horn Sheep Makes Multiple Appearances At Officeat and I turned around and the big horn sheep was looking at us,” one employee
CBS Denver / Posted 8 days ago
at and I turned around and the big horn sheep was looking at us,” one employee said. Jennifer Churchill, spokeswoman for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, says seeing the sheep in that area makes sense. The office building is in West Loveland. The... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Colorado animal vs. car crashes trending upwardactive and, unfortunately, are more difficult to see. State agencies — the Col
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 8 days ago
active and, unfortunately, are more difficult to see. State agencies — the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) and Colorado State Patrol (CSP) — are reminding motorists that with the changing seasons,... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Just ducky: Young Craig hunters bag birds through CPW, ColowyoA group of Craig kids learned that a different kind of hunting than they're use
Craig Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
A group of Craig kids learned that a different kind of hunting than they're used to is indeed all it's quacked up to be. Colorado Parks and Wildlife and Colowyo Mine recently teamed to provide area youths with a waterfowl hunt. The trip, which took... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
area events for Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017Center, 1200 Raintree Drive, Fort Collins. Fort Collins Audubon Society will ho
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Center, 1200 Raintree Drive, Fort Collins. Fort Collins Audubon Society will host Eric Bergman, wildlife researcher with Colorado Parks and Wildlife, who will discuss moose in Colorado, as well as national and regional trends. Free. Call... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Veterans Day 2017 Deals: Outback, Applebee's, Starbucks, Red Lobster, Hooters, Ruby Tuesday, Moreveterans and active duty military a free, medium Blizzard on Saturday. Must be
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
veterans and active duty military a free, medium Blizzard on Saturday. Must be in uniform or bring proof of service. Colorado Parks & Wildlife Hearing Associates Hearing Associates in Aurora is offering veterans and active duty military a... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Bighorn sheep horns in on west Loveland businesscenters are rare, but the ram likely came from the Big Thompson Canyon, said Je
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
centers are rare, but the ram likely came from the Big Thompson Canyon, said Jennifer Churchill, a spokeswoman for Colorado Parks and Wildlife. "There aren't very large herds, but there are bighorn sheep up that way in the canyon,"... Read more
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CBS Denver
Rare White Deer Spotted In Coloradothrough front yards in Bailey. This white fawn spotted along with its mom is g
CBS Denver / Posted 10 days ago
through front yards in Bailey. This white fawn spotted along with its mom is going viral on social media. Officials with Colorado Parks and Wildlife say white deer are rare but not unheard of. It’s not a true albino because it does not have pink... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Top 5 most-viewed stories of the week: Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, 2017Wanted Wednesday: Public asked to help locate wanted woman, 2,572 pageviews 3.
Craig Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
Wanted Wednesday: Public asked to help locate wanted woman, 2,572 pageviews 3. Bull moose killed, abandoned near Meeker; Colorado Parks and Wildlife seeks parties responsible, 1,200 pageviews 4. Gallery: Downtown Craig Trick-or-Treat Street,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Deal could affect Roan predator/deer study An agreement in a federal lawsuit could hamper Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
An agreement in a federal lawsuit could hamper Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s ability to proceed with a second year of research involving the killing of bears and mountain lions on the Roan Plateau to... Read more
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The Columbian
Agreement OK’d over use of cyanide trapsland. Espinosa said the inclusion of state lands in that study was unintended.
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
land. Espinosa said the inclusion of state lands in that study was unintended. Espinosa’s statement was corroborated by Colorado Parks and Wildlife spokeswoman Lauren Truitt, who said federal workers haven’t used the traps since voters approved... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
CPW offering veterans, military members free admission into state parks on Saturdayduty members of the military will be offered free admission to all Colorado sta
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 12 days ago
duty members of the military will be offered free admission to all Colorado state parks for Veteran’s Day on Saturday. Colorado Parks and Wildlife says that they can also bring along family or friends for free to any of Colorado’s 41 state... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
area events for Monday, Nov. 6, 2017Center, 1200 Raintree Drive, Fort Collins. Fort Collins Audubon Society will ho
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Center, 1200 Raintree Drive, Fort Collins. Fort Collins Audubon Society will host Eric Bergman, wildlife researcher with Colorado Parks and Wildlife, who will discuss moose in Colorado, as well as national and regional trends. Free. Call... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Season brings increase of wildlife/vehicle collisionsactive and, unfortunately, are more difficult to see. State agencies — the Col
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
active and, unfortunately, are more difficult to see. State agencies — the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) and Colorado State Patrol (CSP) — are reminding motorists that with the changing seasons,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
How we learned to stop worrying and love Colorado pikeminnowand keep working,” McCarthy said. What victory looks like, though, isn’t clear
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
and keep working,” McCarthy said. What victory looks like, though, isn’t clear, said Harry Crockett, who represents Colorado Parks and Wildlife on the recovery project’s biology committee. “What happens after delisting is a really good... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Colorado Parks and Wildlife to test for chronic wasting disease in area deerLOVELAND — Colorado Parks and Wildlife is asking that successful rifle season b
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
LOVELAND — Colorado Parks and Wildlife is asking that successful rifle season buck hunters in Game Management Unit 20 southern Larimer County, along with units 7, 8, 9, 19, and 191 in northern Larimer County bring in their animals for chronic wasting... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
CPW offering veterans, military members admission into State ParksTo honor veterans and active duty members of the military, Colorado Parks and W
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 days ago
To honor veterans and active duty members of the military, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is going to offer free admission to any state park in Colorado on November 11. Any member of the military forces or veterans can enter one of the 41 state parks... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Your best bets for fun in Loveland this weekor visit ucstars.com. Moose Research Fort Collins Audubon Society will host E
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
or visit ucstars.com. Moose Research Fort Collins Audubon Society will host Eric Bergman, wildlife researcher with Colorado Parks and Wildlife, who will speak on the history of moose in Colorado, at 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Fort... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland fire department extinguishes blaze at home south of Lovelandand killed his first bull moose after having his name drawn for one of the limi
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
and killed his first bull moose after having his name drawn for one of the limited number of moose tags handed out by the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Division. The moose's rack is on display in Roitsch's yard. He said he had been putting in for... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening? Field Avenue curb and gutter/sidewalk project begins Monday and moreor concerns about this project should be directed to the City of Cañon City's E
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
or concerns about this project should be directed to the City of Cañon City's Engineering Department at 719- 269-9011. Colorado Parks and Wildlife Offers veterans, military members free admission to state parks Nov. 11 Colorado Parks and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Officials looking for poacher who shot, left moose near Meeker Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are seeking the public’s help in determ
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are seeking the public’s help in determining who killed and abandoned a bull moose east of Meeker. A hunter called Operation Game Thief to report... Read more
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Vail Daily
Colorado Parks and Wildlife seeks tips about bull moose that was killed and abandoned near MeekerMEEKER — Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are asking the public for inform
Vail Daily / Posted 16 days ago
MEEKER — Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are asking the public for information about a bull moose found dead and abandoned in the vicinity of Moeller Creek, near County Road 115, east of Meeker, on Oct. 23. According to a news release, CPW... Read more
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Vail Daily
Matterhorn meadow now a lumberyard as part of Vail Intermountain Fuels Projectthe National Forest Foundation, Vail Resorts, Eagle County, the town of Vail, t
Vail Daily / Posted 17 days ago
the National Forest Foundation, Vail Resorts, Eagle County, the town of Vail, the Colorado State Forest Service and Colorado Parks and Wildlife. For more information on the Vail Intermountain Fuels Project, contact Paul Cada with Vail Fire... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
GANNETT Syndication Servicethree vehicles and led law enforcement on pursuits across the region. The leas
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 17 days ago
three vehicles and led law enforcement on pursuits across the region. The lease for Lonetree Reservoir will transfer from Colorado Parks and Wildlife to the Berthoud Heritage Metropolitan District in June. The event will take place at 8:30 a.m.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Dangerous Deer Part Two: solutions to overpopulationto... COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - More than 3,000 deer call Colorado Springs hom
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
to... COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - More than 3,000 deer call Colorado Springs home. Officials, including Frank McGee at Colorado Parks and Wildlife, say that is way too many deer. "The public is at risk because of the number of animals in... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Bull moose killed, abandoned near Meeker; Colorado Parks and Wildlife seeks parties responsibleMEEKER — Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are asking the public for inform
Craig Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
MEEKER — Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are asking the public for information about a bull moose found dead and abandoned in the vicinity of Moeller Creek, near County Road 115, east of Meeker, Oct. 23. According to a news release, CPW... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Colorado Parks and Wildlife seeking info on abandoned moose carcass in MeekerColorado Parks and Wildlife officials are seeking information from the public a
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 days ago
Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are seeking information from the public about a bull moose found dead and abandoned east of Meeker, in the vicinity of Moeller Creek, near County Road 115. According to a press release, CPW learned about the... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Third bear put down in Steamboat Springsgarages, ripping apart freezers and getting into food. "We've had multiple rep
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 days ago
garages, ripping apart freezers and getting into food. "We've had multiple reports of property damage over the past week," Colorado Parks and Wildlife Area Wildlife Manager Chris Middledorf said. In one case, a bear tore apart an entry door to get... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Colorado, Wyoming governors warn Trump against big changes in sage grouse planGreater Sage grouse. Photo credit: Colorado Parks and Wildlife FORT COLLINS, C
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 17 days ago
Greater Sage grouse. Photo credit: Colorado Parks and Wildlife FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Two Western governors on Tuesday warned the Trump administration against making big changes in a plan to protect a ground-dwelling bird across the West, saying it... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Around 50 bears have been euthanized in northwest Colorado in 2017(AP) — Wildlife officers say they have euthanized a third bear that was causing
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 18 days ago
(AP) — Wildlife officers say they have euthanized a third bear that was causing problems in the Steamboat Springs area. Colorado Parks and Wildlife Area Wildlife Manager Kris Middledorf says there have been multiple property damage reports over... Read more
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The Aspen Times
51 bears have been euthanized in Colorado’s high country this yeargarages, ripping apart freezers and getting into food. “We’ve had multiple rep
The Aspen Times / Posted 18 days ago
garages, ripping apart freezers and getting into food. “We’ve had multiple reports of property damage over the past week,” Colorado Parks and Wildlife Area Wildlife Manager Kris Middledorf said. In one case, a bear tore apart an entry door to get... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Dangerous deer: the problem of overpopulationleast 20 deer per square mile in Colorado Springs. That's more than 3,000 deer
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 18 days ago
least 20 deer per square mile in Colorado Springs. That's more than 3,000 deer just within city limits. Frank McGee with Colorado Parks and Wildlife said the recent overpopulation is a hazard to our safety. "The public is at risk because of the... Read more
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Vail Daily
More than 50 bears have been euthanized in Colorado’s high country this yeargarages, ripping apart freezers and getting into food. “We’ve had multiple rep
Vail Daily / Posted 18 days ago
garages, ripping apart freezers and getting into food. “We’ve had multiple reports of property damage over the past week,” Colorado Parks and Wildlife Area Wildlife Manager Chris Middledorf said. In one case, a bear tore apart an entry door to get... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
GANNETT Syndication Servicethree vehicles and led law enforcement on pursuits across the region. The leas
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 19 days ago
three vehicles and led law enforcement on pursuits across the region. The lease for Lonetree Reservoir will transfer from Colorado Parks and Wildlife to the Berthoud Heritage Metropolitan District in June. The event will take place at 8:30 a.m.... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Road kill on the rise in ColoradoFORT COLLINS — The number of wild animals killed by vehicles is on the rise in
The Aspen Times / Posted 19 days ago
FORT COLLINS — The number of wild animals killed by vehicles is on the rise in Colorado. Colorado Parks and Wildlife says vehicles killed more than 4,600 deer on Colorado highways last year. That’s up from fewer than 3,000 in 2013. Southwest and... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Stay Safe, Sober Driving This Holiday Seasondays which means kids will be out trick-or-treating, but it wasn't too early fo
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 20 days ago
days which means kids will be out trick-or-treating, but it wasn't too early for kids to try and score some candy today... Colorado Parks and Wildlife says vehicles killed more than 4,600 deer on Colorado highways last year. That's up from fewer... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideasdays which means kids will be out trick-or-treating, but it wasn't too early fo
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 20 days ago
days which means kids will be out trick-or-treating, but it wasn't too early for kids to try and score some candy today... Colorado Parks and Wildlife says vehicles killed more than 4,600 deer on Colorado highways last year. That's up from fewer... Read more
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