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Colorado drought at lowest point in 1340 days - According to the US Drought Monitor, just 10.76 percent of Colorado is in drought, as of data released on May 18 that is accurate of the situation as of the morning of May
Family of 4 and 3 dogs rescued from housefire in downtown Colorado Springs - Four people and three dogs were rescued from a house fire after a swift operation in Colorado Springs’s Old North End neighborhood overnight Thursday, according to the Colorado Springs Fire Department
Colorado Springs parks officials identify next priorities, including anticipated Fishers Canyon - While projects get underway this summer across Colorado Springs parks and open spaces, officials are looking ahead to priorities in
Driver ticketed for going 113 mph on El Paso County highway, sheriff’s office reports - The El Paso County Sheriff's Office reported catching a driver going 113 mph Wednesday
Lauren Boebert disputes reports describing how her husband reacted when served with divorce papers - U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert said Wednesday that news accounts detailing what happened when a process server attempted to serve divorce papers on her husband Jayson were
Arrests made in drive-by shooting at popular Colorado trailhead - According to the Boulder County Sheriff's Office, two arrests have been made in a drive-by shooting that took place at a local
REPORT: Knifepoint robbery takes place on Colorado creek path - According to the Boulder Police Department, officers responded to a report of a robbery that occurred at knifepoint on the morning of May 17. The reported robbery took place on the creek path near Broadway and Arapahoe Avenue, which
‘4-day workweek’ pilot program announced for Colorado mountain town - If working four days a week while making the same salary sounds like a good circumstance for you, you'll be happy to hear that a Colorado city that's seeking to be a regional leader in innovation is set to
Colorado mountain town closes downtown area due to suspected bomb - According to the City of Durango, the local police department cordoned off a small area of downtown after a suspected pipe bomb was reportedly found in an alley behind Carver's restaurant. While "Carver's" was the establishment noted in the
Breckenridge Resort announces ‘closing day’ as season nears 200 days - Breckenridge Ski Resort has announced their closing day of the 2022-2023 season, which will come after close to 200 consecutive days of slopesport
Iconic waterfall trail reopens in Colorado - According to the National Forest Service, the ever-popular Hanging Lake Trail has been reopened following a May 2 mudslide that blocked access to the trailhead, which is found off a Glenwood Springs-area I-70
This ‘innocent’ act in nature could mean a hefty fine in Colorado - Colorado has gotten quite a bit of moisture over the last couple weeks and with big snowpack lingering, it's likely to mean a great wildflower bloom this season. That being said, think twice before you go picking a bouquet
Injured man suspected of making pipe bomb, Colorado Springs police say - A man initially thought to be suffering from gunshot wounds may have been injured while making a pipe bomb, according to Colorado Springs
Moisture skyrockets as parts of Colorado get 800 percent of rainfall norm - Rainfall over the last week has been truly stunning in Colorado, with some parts of the state skyrocketing to more than 800 percent of the norm for the week of May 10 to May
It’s about to get smoky in Colorado – here’s why - Colorado might be pretty moist at the moment following a couple rainy weeks, but the spring wildfire season is in full swing elsewhere on the
Criminal cases for killing eagles decline as wind turbine dangers grow - Criminal cases brought by U.S. wildlife officials for killing or injuring protected eagles dropped sharply in recent years, despite growing concern that wind energy and other pressures are jeopardizing golden eagle populations. The falloff in
Yemi Mobolade makes Colorado Springs history, becoming city’s first elected Black mayor - Eighteen months ago Yemi Mobolade was a political newcomer who set out to become Colorado Springs' next mayor and break the status quo. On Tuesday night, he was poised to do just that — and was also on his
IWG offers free Denver area co-working space to bicyclists - Denver kicked off National Bike to Work Week right with ¡Viva! Streets, Denver’s first-ever large-scale Ciclovía, Sunday. Welton Street was closed off to traffic down a 3.5-mile stretch from Five Points to South Broadway and Alameda
‘South Park’-themed license plate skyrockets to $1,750 leading bid - The 'South Park'-themed license plate auction is taking off, with dozens of bids on 17 plates already
Denver plummets in ‘Best Places To Live’ rankings - Denver tumbled precipitously down in the latest U.S. News & World Report's "Best Places To Live"
Manitou Springs asks residents to conserve water after recent storm - The city of Manitou Springs has asked residents to conserve water Tuesday through Thursday this week since recent rainfall has slowed water
Jared Polis vetoes wolf reintroduction bill in Colorado - Gov. Jared Polis on Tuesday followed through after hinting a veto is coming on the proposal that would have required the state to have a federal ruling in place before reintroducing wolves on the Western Slope, which is slated
Colorado campsite with riverside options dubbed one of ‘best places to camp’ in country - Popular camping information and booking app The Dyrt has released the regional results for their 2023 'Best Places to Camp' awards. When it came to the 'Mountain Region' ranking, one Colorado spot made the top
Lauren Boebert files for divorce - U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert has filed for divorce from Jayson Boebert, her husband of nearly 18 years, the Rifle Republican announced on
Free ‘Crafts & Drafts’ deals passport launches in Colorado Springs - One of the best food and drink deals in Colorado Springs is back for the rest of the year, offering a number of deals at local breweries, distilleries, coffee shops, and more. Best part about it – it's totally
Preliminary hearing for rock-throwing suspects set - Three men charged with first-degree murder in the rock-throwing death of 20-year-old Alexa Bartell will have a day-long preliminary hearing in early July during which a Jefferson County judge will decide whether enough evidence exits to send the
Former Olympian faces 20 years in prison after crashing plane for Youtube views - According to the United States Attorney's Office, a man from Santa Barbara County, California has admitted to deliberately destroying the wreckage of an airplane that he intentionally crashed for the sake of gaining video views
Woman may be missing in Colorado mountains, last seen May 3 - According to Saguache County Search and Rescue, Edna Quintana may be missing in the mountains surrounding the San Luis Valley town of
‘World’s Largest Indoor Inflatable Amusement Park’ set to open in Colorado - An attraction families are sure to love, Bounce Empire is set to open a 50,000-square-foot indoor inflatable amusement park in Lafayette, Colorado on May 25. According to Bounce Empire, the attraction will set a world record as the largest
Cyclist in serious condition after strike from wheel that sheared off semi - According to the Springfield Police Department, a cyclist is in serious condition after an incident involving a semi on the town's Main
America’s ‘top summer attraction’ is located in Colorado, according to report - There's plenty to do in Colorado year-round and according to a publication called Travel Lemming, the country's top summer attraction is located in the Centennial
Cherry Creek Reservoir area damaged by “historic” 10-foot water level increase - Cherry Creek Reservoir rose 10 feet following last week's rainfall, the largest single-event increase in water levels since
Police reveal fate of dog involved in bizarre DUI arrest in Colorado - The odd story of an arrest that took place in Colorado is going viral online and it has the public asking several
Denver on pace for its wettest month on record - If the second half of May matches the first, a 151-year-old record could
Colorado man once charged in missing wife’s presumed death denies involvement - A man once charged with murder in the presumed death of his missing wife is denying having anything to do with her disappearance. In an interview with “Good Morning America” broadcast on Monday, Barry Morphew said authorities in Colorado
Four Colorado spots rank among ‘best places to live’ nationwide - Surprise, surprise – with all that sunshine and local outdoor recreation, Colorado is a pretty great place to call
Whataburger poised to open 4th location in Colorado Springs - Whataburger will open its fourth Colorado Springs restaurant at 11 a.m. Tuesday at 4455 Buckingham Drive, just east of Garden of the Gods Road and Centennial Boulevard on the city's northwest
More dogs could show up in outdoor dining spaces. Not everyone is happy about it - Just in time for the summer dining season, the U.S. government has given its blessing to restaurants that want to allow pet dogs in their outdoor spaces. It better reflects reality; nearly half of states already allow canine dining
Miller moths have arrived in Colorado. The damp weather may prolong their migration west - The westward miller moth migration — a familiar yet short-lived nuisance — may be prolonged by damp weather after an unprecedented month of rain in the state, and specifically in Colorado
Colorado state park to reopen following rockslide - According to Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Paonia State Park is set to reopen after a rockslide fell across Highway 133, further limiting access to the park. Prior to the rockslide, access was already limited for those who would travel
Colorado’s ‘South Park’-themed license plate auction is live, one plate removed - A nod to the upcoming reopening of Casa Bonita, 'South Park'-themed license plates are being auctioned off in Colorado by the Colorado DMV and the Colorado Disability Funding
Large rockslide closes scenic road in Colorado - A Fremont County road remains closed due to a rockslide, according to the Fremont County Sheriff's
Drive-by shooting takes place in area of popular Colorado trailhead - According to the Boulder County Sheriff's Office, they're investigating a possible drive-by shooting that took place in the 2300 block of Flagstaff Road. This is located in an area known as Crown Rock Trailhead, which is part of the
Casa Bonita gives a behind-the-scenes look inside restaurant - We still don't know exactly when Casa Bonita will officially reopen, but fans are finally getting a sneak peek
Colorado speeder attempts to switch seats with dog, claims he wasn’t driving - A driver in southeast Colorado opted to test a 'dog ate my homework'-style excuse during a recent DUI stop on Saturday
Free tickets to Air Force Academy graduation to be made available - Approximately 3,000 free tickets for the Air Force Academy’s Class of 2023 graduation ceremony will be available May 22 and 23 in two
A guide to camping in Colorado’s national parks and monuments - We’d wish you good luck in securing a campsite at Rocky Mountain National Park this summer. But we might be too late on
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo announces death of ‘one-of-a-kind’ African elephant - Malaika, a 37-year-old African elephant, has died after a long struggle with chronic illness and mobility issues, according to a release from the Cheyenne Mountain
Colorado may join in nuclear power generation renaissance - As the push to decarbonize electric power systems accelerates, there’s a worldwide nuclear energy renaissance on the horizon say proponents, and Colorado may be on the verge of joining
5 keys to the Denver Nuggets defeating the Los Angeles Lakers - For the fourth time in franchise history, the Los Angeles Lakers stand between the Denver Nuggets and their trip to the NBA