Indians first inhabited Colorado. Spanish explorers arrived in 1541. But it wasn't until gold was discovered in 1858 that prospectors became seriously interested in settling in Colorado. Mining became a focus in the western part of the state, while cattle ranchers and farmers settled in the east. Vacationers marvel at Mesa Verde National Park and its cliff-dweller remains.
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Colorado is the 8th largest USA state, bordered to the north by Wyoming, the south by New Mexico, Utah to the west, and Kansas to the east. Visit this site to learn more about the state of Colorado.
Learn about urban, suburban, and rural real estate markets in Colorado. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the Colorado real estate resources on this page.
This Colorado map page includes a detailed, scalable road map of Colorado, as well as Interstate highway information, scenic road highlights, and state road department links.
This attractive red and yellow steam train runs on the Durango and Silverton line in Colorado. Two engineers in uniforms stand on the back of the caboose, creating a classic scene as the passenger train travels toward a pine tree-covered mountain.
Atomic clocks operate by using the vibration of cesium or rubidium atoms to set very precise time, and are the standard in timekeeping as they are the most accurate clocks available.
Kansas is the 13th largest state in the United States, and is bordered by Nebraska, Oklahoma, Missouri, and Colorado. Visit this site to learn more about Kansas, and find printable maps of the state.
Nebraska is the 15th largest USA state, bordered by South Dakota, Kansas, Iowa, Wyoming, Missouri, and Colorado. Visit this site to learn more about Nebraska and find printable maps of the state.
Oklahoma is the 19th largest state in the USA, bounded by Kansas, Texas, Arkansas, New Mexico, Missouri, and Colorado. Visit this site to learn more about the State of Oklahoma and find printable maps of Oklahoma.
Utah is the 12th largest USA state, bordered by Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, Wyoming, and Utah. Visit this site to learn more and find printable road, topographical, relief, and regional maps of Utah.
Wyoming is the 9th largest USA state, bordered by Montana, Colorado, Idaho, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Utah. Visit this site to learn more and find printable road maps and topo maps of Wyoming.
A Colorado mother faces first-degree murder charges in the 2017 death of her 7-year-old daughter. Kelly Turner, who went by Kelly Gant, is charged with 13 criminal counts that also include child abuse and fraud. ...
CBS News. Wed, 23 Oct 2019 08:16:37 -0400.
An underground fire burning along a coal seam in Colorado was discovered earlier this month, and officials said it's been ablaze for more than a year.
Nicole Darrah. Fox News. Tue, 22 Oct 2019 16:28:42 GMT.