Individual health premiums rising even more in Colorado

DENVER – President Donald Trump’s decision to end a key federal health subsidy means state residents who buy their own health insurance will pay even more next year, Colorado’s Division of...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Arapahoe Basin Ski Area opens earlier than usual

DENVER – Colorado’s ski season is getting off to an early start with the opening of Arapahoe Basin Ski Area. A-Basin’s Black Mountain Express lift started turning Friday at 9 a.m., giving skiers...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Energy industry sues Denver suburb over oil, gas regulations

DENVER – The energy industry has sued a Denver suburb over its new rules for oil and gas drilling, saying they illegally conflict with state rules. The Denver Post reported the Colorado Oil and Gas...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Colorado hospitals owed millions in unpaid Medicaid claims

DENVER — After Colorado launched a new technology system to handle reimbursements for Medicaid claims, hospitals across the state, including Southwest Memorial Hospital, are still owed millions of...

DATE: Sept. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Raccoon jumps on moving Colorado police van, takes a ride

DENVER – A Colorado Springs police officer heading to an accident scene in a van got a big surprise when a raccoon jumped onto the front windshield of the vehicle and stayed there until the officer...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado to join suit on rollback of immigrant protections

DENVER — Colorado’s governor says the state will join a lawsuit by 15 other states and the District of Columbia challenging President Donald Trump’s plan to end a program that protects young...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Five charged in deaths of 2 girls near Norwood

NORWOOD, Colo. — Five people have been charged with fatal child abuse in the deaths of two young girls whose bodies were found on a Colorado farm. At a Tuesday court hearing in San Miguel County,...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Former Dolores County deputy arrested in child sex case

MONTROSE – A former Dolores County sheriff’s deputy has been arrested on suspicion of child sexual abuse involving five boys at various times over the past decade. Bail for Joshua Hemphill, 25, of...

DATE: Aug. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Navajo solar plant breaks new ground

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – A giant array of solar panels near the famed sandstone buttes of Monument Valley has begun producing electricity for the Navajo Nation at a time when the tribe is bracing for the...

DATE: Aug. 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado to Sessions: Pot industry working and can be better

DENVER — Colorado’s legal marijuana industry is working — and can work better with federal collaboration, the state’s governor and Republican attorney general told U.S. Attorney General Jeff...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scam

DES MOINES, Iowa — A former lottery computer programmer who admitted to rigging computers to enable him to pick winning numbers and cheat four states out of $2.2 million in several lottery games...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado won’t charge elector who wouldn’t vote for Clinton

Colorado’s top prosecutor won’t prosecute an elector who refused to vote for Hillary Clinton even though state law required him to. Attorney General Cynthia Coffman on Monday announced she won’t...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News