Cuban immigrant set for deportation released in Colorado

AURORA – A Cuban immigrant who was pardoned by Colorado’s governor after he was ordered released from prison only to be arrested by immigration authorities is free again. A smiling Rene Lima-Marin...

DATE: March 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Colorado surveys residents on driving under pot’s influence

DENVER – As auto fatalities involving marijuana increase in Colorado, state transportation officials are conducting a survey this year to better understand public attitudes toward driving under the...

DATE: March 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Pagosa Springs shooting suspect found dead with self-inflicted wound

A suspect in the fatal shooting last week at Ski & Bow Rack in Pagosa Springs was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound near the Colorado-New Mexico line, according to authorities. New...

DATE: March 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Colorado needs twice as much normal snowfall to hit average

DENVER – Colorado’s snowpack for the year is well below its usual level. The Denver Post reported Wednesday that the state’s snowpack improved 13 percent in February but still was only 72 percent...

DATE: March 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Colorado woman killed in hit-and-run crash near Moab

SALT LAKE CITY – Police say a 50-year-old Colorado woman was killed in a hit-and-run crash near Moab in eastern Utah. KUTV-TV reports an individual found the body of Cheryl Zimmerman of Lakewood,...

DATE: March 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Washington wonders what’s next for Gov. John Hickenlooper

WASHINGTON – The political horse race junkies in Washington are dying to know if a presidential run is in the cards for Gov. John Hickenlooper. But the Colorado Democrat refuses to show his hand....

DATE: Feb. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Report: 69 Colorado residents prescribed aid-in-dying meds

DENVER – A state report says 69 Colorado residents were prescribed aid-in-dying medication during the first year of a law that gives terminally ill people the power to end their own life. The state...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Family searches for answers after horse found dismembered

PUEBLO – A Colorado family is searching for answers after their beloved horse, Nickel, was butchered. The Pueblo Chieftain reports the family found the 22-year-old animal Friday morning essentially...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Trump administration rescinding rules for oil, gas drilling

CHEYENNE – President Donald Trump’s administration is rescinding proposed rules for hydraulic fracturing and other oil- and gas-drilling practices on government lands, government officials...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Colorado boasts country’s 8th-fastest growing population

DENVER – New U.S. Census figures show Colorado had the country’s eighth-fastest growing population this year. The Denver Post reported Wednesday that Colorado added more than 77,000 residents this...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Tribes: Monument co-management proposal is slap in the face

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — President Donald Trump’s decision to drastically reduce and break up a national monument in Utah wasn’t the only blow Native American tribes say they were dealt last week. The...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Residents moving out of Colorado in record numbers

DENVER — Data shows a record number of residents have moved out of the state of Colorado. The Denver Post reports new annual figures from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey show...

DATE: Dec. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: State Nation World