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  • Rescued golden eagle released back into the wild after rehab

    DIVIDE, Colo. — A Colorado Parks and Wildlife officer was glad to see a golden eagle he rescued released back into the wild after rehabilitation. Officer Ben Meier removed the injured eagle from a crash site on U.S. Highway 24 in southern Colorado about a month ago. Diana Miller of the Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo directed the rehabilitation of the eagle. She released the eagle near Divide, in Teller County. Meier said it was awesome to see the […]

  • Mark Redwine, accused of killing son Dylan, makes first Colorado court appearance

    DURANGO, Colo. — Mark Redwine made his first court appearance late Tuesday in La Plata County for the death of his son, Dylan, in 2012. Redwine is charged with second-degree murder and child abuse resulting in death. Redwine was arrested in Bellingham, Washington, after a grand jury issued an indictment in the case on July 22. The arrest came almost five years after Dylan, who was 13 years old at the time, disappeared while visiting his dad at his home in […]

  • Test ride a driverless shuttle in Denver on Wednesday

    DENVER — You can take a ride Wednesday on what could be the future of public transit. A driverless shuttle is available for test rides outside the Pepsi Center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday. RTD and its operating partner Transdev are demonstrating the technology this week. The autonomous vehicle runs on a pre-established course for those who want to experience it. French company EasyMile builds the driverless vehicle called the EZ10 shuttle. It’s electric and can carry […]

  • Denver officer hurt after being struck by motorcyclist at Colorado Classic

    DENVER — The northbound and southbound ramps to Speer Boulevard reopened Saturday after a crash involving a Denver police officer. The officer was hit and injured while trying to stop four motorcycles riding on the closed Colorado Classic bicycle race route, the Denver Police Department said. It happened near Speer Boulevard and Zuni Street late Saturday afternoon, police said. The officer and a motorcyclist were taken to a hospital. Neither suffered serious injuries. Police said a second motorcyclist was taken into […]

  • Plenty of festivals and events to enjoy in Colorado this weekend

    DENVER — If you’re looking to get out and about this weekend, there’s plenty to see and do all over the great state of Colorado. Kevin Torres has some ideas in the video that include some of the biggest festivals and events taking place.

  • Photos: Boulder’s Emma Coburn makes history, wins gold in steeplechase at world championships

    LONDON — Former University of Colorado star Emma Coburn is celebrating a historic gold medal win. She won the world championship in the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in London on Friday. Coburn, who lives in Boulder, led a stunning 1-2 sweep for the Americans. Courtney Frerichs won the silver medal. The run was historic. No American woman has ever won a medal in the event at worlds and no American pair has swept a distance […]

  • Cellphone distraction leads to crash, fence post in passenger seat

    ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. — Cellphone distraction and speed led to a two-vehicle crash in Arapahoe County late Friday night, the Colorado State Patrol said. One of the vehicles slammed into a fence and a fence post went through the windshield into the passenger seat. There was no one in the passenger seat. It happened at South Versailles Parkway and East Orchard Road in Arapahoe County around 10:20 p.m. The two vehicles involved were both Jeeps. One driver was 17 years […]

  • 25 weapons taken in smash-and-grab at Cabela’s in Lone Tree

    LONE TREE, Colo. — A gun store burglary took place at a big-name store early Thursday morning. Cabela’s in Lone Tree was targeted in a smash-and-grab. The Department of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said burglars crashed an SUV into the entrance of the store and stole about 25 weapons. Officials said they didn’t have much information on the suspects. There is a $10,000 reward out for information leading to an arrest in any gun store burglary that has happened […]

  • Man wanted in Aurora, Summit County in custody in Virginia

    MECKLENBURG COUNTY, Va. — A fugitive from Aurora was in the custody of sheriff’s deputies in Virginia on Friday night. William Roberts turned himself in to Mecklenburg County, Virginia, sheriff’s deputies. Roberts was wanted in connection with a domestic violence incident in Aurora and he’s also accused of ramming a police officer’s vehicle in the Dillon area in Summit County. He had been on the run since the beginning of August. A sheriff’s office spokesman said Roberts was at a […]

  • Adams County K-9 Lex unlatches gate, helps deputy injured in confrontation

    ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — K-9 Lex unlatched a gate with his paw to help a deputy who ended up getting injured in a confrontation with a suspect he was trying to apprehend recently, the Adams County Sheriff’s Office said. A deputy responded to a call of a trespass in progress around 1 a.m. on Saturday in Shaw Heights. While he was investigating, the male he was speaking with ran. The deputy jumped a fence in pursuit of the suspect and […]

  • Homemade fireworks in trash can explode at 28th and Dahlia in Denver

    DENVER — Police responded to an explosion at East 28th Avenue and Dahlia Street in Denver on Thursday afternoon. A Denver police spokesman said there was an explosion in the intersection that apparently was caused by homemade fireworks in a trash can.  No injuries were reported. The intersection of Dahlia and 28th was closed while the bomb squad was investigating the scene. Police said it originally came in as a fireworks call.

  • One hurt after car crashes into building in downtown Denver

    DENVER — One person went to the hospital after a car crashed into a building in downtown Denver on Tuesday afternoon. It happened at East Eighth Avenue and Lincoln Street, the Denver Fire Department said. The Denver Fire Department said there was minor damage to the building and no one else was hurt. The cause of the crash was under investigation.