If you haven't guessed by now, I'm a pretty big fan of the legendary Big Boy train. That's why I was excited to learn that the Big Boy looks like it will be featured in a new movie as I found a trailer for it.
When you frequently drive in the mountains, you know there's always a chance a boulder is gonna block your path. That happened in southwestern Colorado as engineers had to blow up a huge boulder that had fallen onto a major highway.
In 2006, four orphaned mountain lion cubs were rescued in Wyoming and sent to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs. Now, the last of those surviving cats, Kaya, will mentor a new litter of orphaned cubs.
May 16, 1986, a deranged former police officer and his wife stormed into Cokeville Elementary School and took 154 students and teachers hostage. The hostage crisis has since become known as "The Cokeville Miracle".