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Utah’s Summit County aims for deep carbon reductions

Donald Trump vows to bring back coal, but a former Vietnam War pilot is leading an effort in Utah’s Summit County to radically reduce it in his community. Continue reading

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The day that Breckenridge got lucky

Breckenridge was full of people the day last summer that fire erupted in the nearby Tenmile Range. “It was scary. It was so close,” says one local resident. Continue reading

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Renaming of Gore Range gathers local support

An Irish hunter visited Colorado’s high country in 1854 and left his name on a mountain range, a canyon and more. But are there more worthy figures to remember? Continue reading

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