May 1, 2010
Stories this photo appears in:
Every spring and summer, the bark beetle epidemic in Colorado’s forests takes on added dimensions. Rather than the green and gold we’ve used as backdrops to family portraits and souvenir postcards, receding snows reveal new swaths of rust-red forest that have succumbed to bark beetles.
Lawmaker will speak during annual Jefferson-Jackson dinner
U.S. Sen. Mark Udall will address issues important to Routt County residents at a dinner open to community members Saturday. Udall, a Colorado Democrat, is the keynote speaker at the Routt County Democratic Party’s annual Jefferson-Jackson Dinner fundraiser at 5:30 p.m. at the Steamboat Springs Community Center.
US senator says expiration of tax cut, return to 2001 levels ‘not sustainable’
U.S. Sen. Mark Udall said Thursday that he and other senators are drafting a bill to address an estate tax situation that has some landowners concerned about whether they’ll be able to afford passing on their assets to kin.