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Rockies, the:

see Rocky MountainsRocky Mountains,
major mountain system of W North America and easternmost belt of the North American cordillera, extending more than 3,000 mi (4,800 km) from central N.Mex. to NW Alaska; Mt. Elbert (14,431 ft/4,399 m) in Colorado is the highest peak.
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"And we kissed, there in the snow, in that valley by the Rockies, and I left her standing by the trail and went on after my dogs.
Hampson hit a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the 10th inning, and the Rockies rallied to beat the Miami Marlins 7-6 on Sunday, completing a three-game sweep.
The bad news -- the week starts with additional fire and flood threats from the Rockies to the Ohio Valley.
Ian Desmond hit a 486-foot homer, and Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon also went deep for the Rockies, who trailed 4-0 early but still won their ninth straight at home.
Bellco is a presenting sponsor of the Denver Art Museum's Free For Kids program, and a sponsor of the Rockies' Base Hits for Boys & Girls Club of Denver.
Denver-based non-profit Wings Over the Rockies has announced it has secured a TV series called Behind the Wings on Rocky Mountain PBS, the company said.
Travel Business Review-April 5, 2019-Wings Over the Rockies creates TV show on PBS
Acclaimed Canadian author Joy Kogawa, Toronto-based design and experience agency Jam3 and the National Film Board of Canada have unveiled East of the Rockies, an interactive augmented reality (AR) app based on true events about life in one of Canadas Japanese internment camps.
Arenado was expected to be one of the biggest free agents on the market next season but the Rockies ensured it would not be the case after agreeing to terms over an extension on Tuesday.
6 November 2018 - Colorado, US-based post secondary school Ashford University has merged with Colorado-based graduate school University of the Rockies to create one institution, and return to its status as an independent non-profit university, the university said.
Bridgepoint Education announced that following the approval by the WASC Senior College and University Commission on June 29, 2018, to merge Ashford University and University of the Rockies, the United States Department of Education approved all the programs that were offered at University of the Rockies to be eligible for Title IV of the Higher Education Act at Ashford University effective October 5, 2018.
This year our annual Nurses Night at the Rockies became more inclusive.