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Four Colorado families stand with the Colorado Department of Human Services Executive Director Reggie Bicha and department administrators at an event honoring foster parents at the Carriage House of the Colorado Governor’s Mansion (credit: Colo. Dept. of Human Services)

Foster Families Recognized During National Foster Care Month

Four Colorado families were recognized for their love, caring and dedication to foster children on Saturday at the Foster Parent Recognition Luncheon at the Governor’s Mansion.

05/16/2015

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Welfare Recipients Spending At Strip Clubs, Liquor Stores, Luxury Destinations

As state lawmakers vow to crack down on prohibited welfare transactions in Colorado, a CBS4 investigation has found Colorado welfare recipients spending their payments at luxury destinations across the country.

04/27/2015

Scribbles Academy (credit: CBS)

State Pulls License For Day Care Center In Longmont

A day care center in Longmont has closed as an investigation into child abuse claims gets underway.

09/04/2014

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More Defendants In Colorado Tested For Competency

The Denver Post reports a steady rise in the past decade in the number of Colorado defendants being referred for mental exams to ensure they are competent to stand trial.

04/20/2014

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A Look At Heroin Abuse In Colorado

Some states, including Colorado, are reporting a rise in heroin use as many addicts shift from more costly and harder-to-get prescription opiates to this cheaper alternative.

04/05/2014

A gunman opened fire on people attending "The Dark Knight Rises" debut at the Century 16 theaters at the Aurora Mall on July 20, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Theater Attack Prompts New Colorado Mental Health Law

Days after a gunman entered a suburban Denver movie theater, killing 12 moviegoers and injuring 70 others, Gov. John Hickenlooper and Colorado health officials began talking about revamping a state mental health system that had been devastated by budget cuts.

05/16/2013

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Bill Addressing Colorado Child Care Rules Defeated

Senators have rejected a Republican proposal to limit the scope of how Colorado regulates child care businesses.

02/16/2012

Kenneth Kinder (credit: Sex Offender Registry)

Sex Offender Accused Of Stealing Pictures From Day Cares

There are a lot of questions being asked about a registered sex offender accused of stealing pictures from two day cares.

12/06/2011

Coloradans Receiving Burial Assistance Rising

The number of indigent burials paid for by the state of Colorado is rising.

11/26/2011

Colorado Cuts Energy Subsidies

A 35 percent decrease in federal funding for Low-income Energy Assistance could hurt 17,000 people in Colorado.

10/04/2011

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