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Dream Stream fishing

Pictures first, writing later. That’s my writing process. Pictures inspire me to write about my life and share with you. I recently took a writing class for my Master’s Degree in Reading Instruction for Teaching, and in this class I fell in love with writing again. 701 more words

Confluence Park's Shoemaker Plaza Nears Completion

By Tori Mason

DENVER (CBS4) – Confluence Park’s Shoemaker Plaza is in its final days of renovation. It took several years and millions of dollars to turn Shoemaker Plaza into a better version of its old self, but it’s not a superficial change the public has been waiting for. 176 more words

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Man Dies After Slipping Into Platte River Overnight

DENVER (CBS4) – A man died after slipping into the South Platte River overnight.

The man’s friend went in after him, and had to be rescued by Denver firefighters. 75 more words

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43-Year-Old Man Drowns While Tubing

DECKERS, Colo. (CBS4) – A Castle Rock man drowned while tubing in the South Platte River in Jefferson County on Saturday.

Investigators say the 43-year-old was with his fiancee and friends near Deckers and the Platte River Campground. 41 more words

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South Platte Bike Tour June 2017

Each year, the Colorado Foundation for Water Education leads an urban waters bike tour through Denver. This tour is open to water professionals and citizens alike to learn about the South Platte Watershed and what is being done to make the 8-mile stretch of the river more user-friendly.  941 more words

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Homeless Camps Popping Up Along Popular Recreation Area

By Rick Sallinger

DENVER (CBS4) – It is one of Colorado’s treasures for recreation, but the north fork of the South Platte River in Denver and Adams County has now become an intersection of outdoor recreation and abject poverty, dotted with homeless camps. 408 more words

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