Maroon Bells http://kajx.org en Vehicle Access to Maroon Bells Closed due to Government Shutdown http://kajx.org/post/vehicle-access-maroon-bells-closed-due-government-shutdown <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The government shutdown in Washington is limiting access to one Colorado&rsquo;s most visited places: the Maroon Bells. The road outside of Aspen closed to traffic yesterday during prime leaf-peeping season. Aspen Public Radio&rsquo;s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span></p><p></p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 23:42:12 +0000 Marci Krivonen 8281 at http://kajx.org Vehicle Access to Maroon Bells Closed due to Government Shutdown Moose Population Healthier Than Ever in Colorado http://kajx.org/post/moose-population-healthier-ever-colorado <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Unlike other Western states, Colorado’s moose population is growing. It’s healthier than ever with an estimated 2300 moose across the state. While other states are grappling with why their herds are shrinking, Colorado is studying the population’s fast growth. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 16:09:57 +0000 Marci Krivonen 6394 at http://kajx.org Moose Population Healthier Than Ever in Colorado