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  • Fruit Punch Pickles debut at Walmart

    NEW YORK — Do you love pickles? How about fruit punch? Well, Walmart is combining the two! The new product, “Tropickles.” The pickles are packed in a jar of fruit punch, and are being sold under Walmart’s Great Value brand. The Tropickles are now available at over 1,200 Walmart locations, with a jar going for just $2. They are not available online. As you can imagine, there’s been a lot of buzz about the unique new treat on social media. Just […]

  • Rockies win 1,000th game at Coors Field

    DENVER — The Colorado Rockies have now won 1,000 games at Coors Field. The 1,000th win came on Tuesday night against the San Diego Padres. They had some issues early; Alexi Amarista made a diving stop at third, but then threw it way at first. Two runs come in to score on the play for the Padres and Amarista is credited with the error. In the next half inning, two runners were on for Mark Reynolds and he sent one […]

  • Study: America is one of the laziest countries

    STANFORD, Calif. — A study from Stanford University found Americans are some of the laziest people in the world. Statistics were collected from the smartphone data of more than 700,000 people across the world. Those people recorded the amount of steps they took each day. Scott Delp, a professor of bio-engineering who co-led the research, told the BBC the “study is 1,000 times larger than any previous study on human movement.” The least lazy country, according to the study published in the journal Nature, are […]

  • Lakewood woman dies after collapsing at Black Canyon of the Gunnison

    BLACK CANYON OF THE GUNNISON NATIONAL PARK, Colo. — A 49-year old Lakewood woman died while hiking in Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park on Monday afternoon, officials said. The woman, identified as Tracey Lister, collapsed while with her 16- and 20-year-old sons on the Gunnison River trail, park officials said. One of the sons hiked out for help while the other stayed with her. When park rangers arrived, the woman had no pulse, park officials said. A fire […]

  • Peekaboo Fire in northwest Colorado grows to more than 12,000 acres

    CRAIG, Colo. — The Peakaboo Fire in a remote, rugged area about 50 miles west of Craig in northwest Colorado has grown to 12,675 acres, the Bureau of Land Management said Saturday. The fire has nearly doubled in size since Wednesday and is 5 percent contained. The fire is burning in pinion-juniper, grass and sagebrush on Peekaboo Ridge, just west of Irish Canyon and Moffat County Road 10N and north of Highway 318. Three ranches, multiple ranch structures, Dinosaur National […]

  • Triple-A baseball leaving Colorado Springs after 2018 season

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The Elmore Sports Group has announced plans to relocate the Triple-A Colorado Springs Sky Sox to San Antonio for the 2019 season. The Single-A short season rookie-level Helena Brewers will move from Helena, Montana, to Colorado Springs in 2019. The rookie-level club will be members of the Pioneer Baseball League and will continue to play as the Colorado Springs Sky Sox at Security Service Field. “We are pleased to be able to continue providing affiliated professional […]

  • Supreme Cuisine recalls 325,000 pounds of meat and poultry fat products

    MONTGOMERY CITY, Mo. — Supreme Cuisine is recalling approximately 325,000 pounds of meat and poultry fat and lard products because of a processing deviation, which might result in the potential growth and survival of bacterial pathogens in the products, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service said Saturday. The duck, beef and pork fat and lard items were produced and packaged from June 1, 2016 to May 8. The products have a one-year shelf life. The products […]

  • Toyota recalls 228,000 Tacoma trucks for potential crash risk

    TOKYO — Toyota is recalling 228,000 Tacoma vehicles because of an issue that could cause drivers to lose control. The company said the recall applies to certain 2016 and 2017 Tacoma trucks. The vehicles’ rear differential — the piece that connects the truck’s back two wheels — could leak oil. According to Toyota, that could lead to a crash if a vehicle is operated for a long time and damages the rear differential. Toyota’s website has a list of the vehicles […]

  • Unique Ideas For every bunny in Your Life

    Lifestyle expert, Whitney Cornelison,shows us some cool ideas for Easter Baskets. Easter Basket for the Foodie Gaea Organic Olive Snack Packs Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio Explore Cuisine Bean Pastas Viki’s Granola Easter Basket for the Kid Welch’s Easter Fruit Snacks Aquaball Munk Pack Oatmeal Fruit Squeezes Easter Basket for the College Student Veestro Sparkling Ice The Little Kernel “Miniature” Popcorn T-fal Ingenio 5 Second Chopper  

  • Target offers car seat trade-in at local stores

    MINNEAPOLIS — It’s spring cleaning time and if an old car seat is on the toss list, Target has you covered. Just in time for Earth Day, Target is teaming with TerraCycle for a car seat recycling program from April 17-30. Customers can drop off an old car seat at their local Target store to be recycled and then receive a coupon for 20 percent off any car seat purchase in store or at Target.com, good through May 31. After […]

  • Harkins Theatres purchases Olde Town 14 theater in Arvada

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Harkins Theatres has acquired the Olde Town 14 movie theater in Arvada, the chain announced. Harkins said it will move swiftly to dramatically upgrade and remodel the theater with plans to reopen in the fall. “Our Northfield at Stapleton location has been the top performer in the state for some time,” said Mike Bowers, president and chief operating officer of Harkins Theatres. “With the amazing success of this theater, we have been looking for just the right opportunity to […]

  • Public urged to protect pets after rabid skunk found in Lakewood

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — A skunk collected in Lakewood was infected with rabies, according to lab results from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. The skunk was picked up near West 16th Avenue and Wadsworth Boulevard and came into contact with one dog that was up to date with its vaccines. The dog has received booster vaccinations and is on a 45-day home observation period. The skunk was submitted to CDPHE and the positive results of a rabies test were […]