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    Teen tells Weld County deputies he accidentally shot his friend

    WELD COUNTY, Colo. — A shooting in Weld County early Saturday morning killed one man, the Weld County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies took a teenager into custody. It happened about 1:30 a.m. in the 18000 block of Weld County Road 43 in LaSalle. “The reporting party informed dispatchers that he accidentally shot his friend while manipulating a weapon inside the residence,” the sheriff’s office said. The victim is a 23-year-old man who died at the scene. Officials are working on […]

  • Shooting scene near MLK and Fillmore in Denver

    3 people shot near MLK and Fillmore in Denver

    DENVER — Three people were shot in the 3100 block of Fillmore in northeast Denver late Friday night, the Denver Police Department said. A police spokesman said all three were taken to a hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries. The neighborhood was cordoned off while police went door to door looking for information and/or suspects. No information had been released about suspects or a motive for the shooting.

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    Officer shot in face said to be in ‘good spirits’

    AURORA, Colo. — According to the Aurora Police Department, the officer shot while trying to capture a homicide suspect is at home recovering. He is said to be in ‘good spirits,’ and the Department tweeted their thanks Friday with the hashtag “Your Support Matters.” Part of the tweet reads, “We wanted to express our gratitude to the community for all of their support, encouragement and prayers over the past two weeks.” The officer received a bullet wound in the face on […]

  • Auto-pedestrian crash investigation near 30th and Pearl in Boulder. Photo credit: Daily Camera

    Woman killed after being struck by vehicle in Boulder

    BOULDER, Colo. — A woman was killed after being struck by a vehicle on Friday night, the Boulder Police Department said. The crash happened near 30th and Pearl streets. The Boulder County Coroner’s Office said Tracy Jenkins, 50, died at Boulder Community Health after the vehicle hit her. She was identified as a transient in the area. The Daily Camera reported police said she was walking in the pedestrian crosswalk between Pearl Street and Mapleton Avenue when she was hit. There […]

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    University of Colorado Hospital nurse arrested, accused of tampering with drugs

    AURORA, Colo. — A nurse was arrested after a federal grand jury found she illegally obtained and tampered with two drugs, fentanyl and hydromorphone. Kacye Unruh, 30, was taken into custody Thursday. She worked at the University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora for three months. Investigators said she took vials that contained the drugs and replace them with tampered materials. The indictment against her said the case involves six patients who had repeated appointments for dialysis. University Hospital said as […]

  • Capt. Andrew D. Byers, left, and Sgt. 1st Class Ryan A. Gloyer

    2 soldiers from Fort Carson killed in action in Afghanistan

    FORT CARSON, Colo. — Two soldiers from Fort Carson were killed in action Thursday while serving in Afghanistan. The Department of Defense said Capt. Andrew D. Byers, 30, and Sgt. 1st Class Ryan A. Gloyer, 34, died from wounds they suffered while fighting enemy forces in Kunduz, Afghanistan. Byers and Gloyer were with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) based out of Fort Carson. Both were highly decorated members of the special forces. The 10th Special Forces […]

  • A man pulls a freshly felled Christmas tree through a forest in Germany. (Photo credit: PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

    Christmas tree cutting available in Golden Gate Canyon State Park

    GOLDEN, Colo. — Golden Gate Canyon State Park will hold a Christmas tree cut and holiday open house the weekend of Dec. 3-4. The visitor center will have hot drinks, cookies, candy canes and a 10 percent discount on presents from the gift shop. Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife employees will also be collecting canned goods for a food bank. Permits required to cut Christmas trees A limited number of permits for the Christmas tree cut go on sale […]

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    Donald Trump wraps up quick stops in Colorado

    GREELEY, Colo. — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wrapped up his latest visit to Colorado on Sunday. Trump appeared at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Golden on Saturday and in Greeley  at the Bank of Colorado Arena on the University of Northern Colorado campus on Sunday. The appearances were part of a late push ahead of the Nov. 8 election by the Trump campaign. Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence was in Colorado Springs on Wednesday, and Trump’s son Eric […]

  • Person in wheelchair hit, killed at 29th and Colorado Boulevard in Denver

    Person in wheelchair fatally hit by vehicle in north Denver

    DENVER — Police were on the scene of a fatal auto-pedestrian crash in the northern part of Denver on Friday night. The victim was in a wheelchair. The crash happened at East 29th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard. One person was taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead. Westbound 29th Avenue was closed at Colorado Boulevard during the investigation.

  • Running back C.J. Anderson #22 of the Denver Broncos rushes for 19 yards and is tackled by free safety Andre Hal #29 of the Houston Texans in the third quarter of the game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 24, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

    Broncos place C.J. Anderson on injured reserve

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The Broncos placed starting running back C.J. Anderson on injured reserve Friday, according to multiple reports. Anderson had an arthroscopic procedure Thursday to repair the meniscus in his right knee. The surgery has been described as successful. He was injured during the first quarter of Monday night’s win against the Houston Texans. Anderson remained in the game and rushed for 107 yards on 16 carries and he had one touchdown. Anderson’s status on injured reserve means he […]

  • Photos of suspect from 7-Eleven surveillance camera. Courtesy: Denver Police Department

    Police: Man assaulted store clerk with coffee, customer with mace

    DENVER — Police want to find the man caught in surveillance pictures who they say assaulted a clerk and a customer at a 7-Eleven store in west Denver on Friday. Investigators said he walked into the store at 2299 W. Alameda Ave. after asking several customers to help him steal cars from a dealership. The Denver Police Department said he asked the clerk for a cup of coffee and after he got it, threw it in the clerk’s face. Some […]

  • Roberto Perez #55 of the Cleveland Indians hits a three-run home run during the eighth inning against the Chicago Cubs in Game One of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field on October 25, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

    With threat of rain, World Series Game 2 moved up one hour Wednesday on FOX31

    CLEVELAND — Major League Baseball has changed the start time of Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday because of the potential for threatening weather in Cleveland. Coverage of the game on FOX31 will begin at 4:30 p.m. with the first pitch scheduled for 5:08 p.m. The change was made in hopes an earlier start will allow the game to be played so the series can remain on schedule. RELATED: World Series TV schedule on FOX31 The Chicago Cubs […]