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  • Pueblo police investigating backyard death

    PUEBLO, Colo. — Police in Pueblo are investigating after a man was found dead in his backyard on Tuesday morning. Authorities said residents of a home on Avocado Street near Thatcher Street and South Pueblo Boulevard found their relative, a 51-year-old man dead, in the backyard. Police have not released the man’s identity but said he lived in the home. No arrests have been made and police haven’t identified any suspects. Police added the death appears to be an isolated […]

  • Man wanted on several warrants found by police hiding in suitcase in Parachute

    PARACHUTE, Colo. — A suspected member of the Crips street gang who was wanted on several active felony and misdemeanor arrest warrants was arrested last week after he was found hiding in a suitcase, the Parachute Police Department said. On Oct. 13, officers and members of the Garfield County Threat Assessment Group went to the last known address of Nathaniel Arlington, 48. They made contact with a woman who gave them consent to search the apartment. The woman told officers she […]

  • Dog cafe to provide midterm relief for CU students

    BOULDER, Colo. — University of Colorado students can get some midterm stress relief from man’s best friend at the first campus dog cafe.  It’s the same concept as cat cafes. “We’ll set up a sitting area on the Quad with comfy chairs and rugs so students can relax for a spell, enjoy pastries and coffee under a golden canopy of fall leaves, and mix with lovable, furry companions from Therapy Dogs of Boulder County and staff volunteers who are available […]

  • 16 charged in connection to string of Denver-area gun store burglaries

    DENVER — Sixteen people have been charged in connection to a string of burglaries at Denver-area gun stores this year, acting U.S. Attorney Bob Troyer and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said Tuesday. Two Denver men were arrested late last month for the Aug. 10 theft of firearms from the Cabela’s store in Lone Tree. A third man already in state custody on unrelated charges has also been charged. “These are no property crimes. These are life and death crimes. […]

  • CU study finds high school football player participation is on the decline

    BOULDER, Colo. — The number of high school boys playing football is on the decline, according to an analysis published by University of Colorado professor Roger Pielke. The numbers grew steadily from 1998 to 2009, but then began a “notable decline,” which is likely to continue, according to Pielke, director of the Sports Governance Center at the Boulder university. “From 1990 to 2009, it was a steady increase. Football was getting more and more participants and was the king of […]

  • Thousands of hurricane cars expected to flood used car market

    DENVER– AAA has a warning for future car buyers:  Beware of flooded cars from hurricane zones. According to AAA, up to one million vehicles were submerged, soiled and spoiled by Hurricane Harvey.  That’s twice the number of vehicles destroyed by Hurricane Katrina and Super Storm Sandy combined. The figure doesn’t even include vehicles from Hurricane Irma in Florida.  When hurricanes trigger major flooding, thousands of vehicles get classified as ‘totaled’ by insurance companies.  Then salvage lots buy them, try to […]

  • Dead Sea Scrolls are coming to Denver

    DENVER– The Dead Sea Scrolls are making a stop in Denver beginning in 2018. The ancient manuscripts include the oldest known Biblical documents dating back more than 2,000 years. The exhibit begins on March 16, 2018 at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. In addition, the largest collection of artifacts from the Holy Land ever assembled for display will allow guests to explore the traditions, beliefs and iconic objects of ancient Israel that continue to impact world cultures today. […]

  • CSU officer seriously injured while being dragged by vehicle after traffic stop

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. — A Colorado State University police officer was seriously injured after being dragged by a vehicle after a traffic stop on Thursday morning. Officers stopped a vehicle that was later determined to be stolen about 1:45 a.m. at Prospect Road and Whitcomb Street, the Colorado State University Police Department said. The driver, 21-year-old Dominic Charles Jackson of Fort Collins, was the only person in the vehicle. He produced a gun and tried to leave in the vehicle, […]

  • Police looking for murder suspect after stabbing in Denver

    DENVER– A 57-year-old man was killed outside his Denver home and police need help finding the man suspected of killing him. Georgios Gatsiopoulos was killed at 44 S. Pennsylvania St. on Aug. 21, the Denver Police Department stated. The cause of death was a sharp force injury, police said. The suspect has been identified as 41-year-old Donald Montoya. Montoya is wanted for first-degree murder, police said on Facebook. Anyone who sees Montoya or has information is asked to call police at […]

  • 3-D facial images from remains found in Summit County released

    SUMMIT COUNTY, Colo.– The Summit County Coroner’s Office released a three-dimensional reconstruction of man whose remains were found in the White River National Forest last year. The remains of the man were discovered by hikers in July 2016 in an area between Copper Mountain Resort and Breckenridge known as the Sky Chutes, the coroner’s office said. The reconstruction shows what the man might have looked like at the time of death. “We’ve been working on this investigation for just over […]

  • 2 Loveland jewelry stores hit in smash-and-grabs

    LOVELAND, Colo. — Two jewelry stores were hit in smash-and-grab burglaries early Thursday morning, the Loveland Police Department said. Officers responded to an alarm at Helzberg Diamonds in the Promenade Shops at Centarra about 3:40 a.m. When officers arrived, they found a vehicle smashed into the front doors of the store. They also noticed that Zales store in the same shopping center was broken into in the same manner. Officers brought in K-9s to help search for any suspects, but […]

  • 2 deaths reported in 2 days at Rocky Mountain National Park

    ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. — Two deaths were reported in two days at Rocky Mountain National Park, officials said. On Tuesday, the body of a 59-year-old Englewood woman was found in the the park. Rangers located a vehicle at the North Trailhead parking area that was described in an advisory about a welfare check, officials said. The body of Teresa Sajsa was then discovered near Tonahutu Creek near the trailhead. The cause and manner of death will be determined […]