Addicts Help Colorado Leaders Formulate Heroin Addiction Battle PlanLessons learned from addicts and their families are helping Colorado leaders in their efforts to attack the heroin addiction problem statewide.
Report: Suncor Refinery Released Hundreds Of Pounds Of Toxic GasesHundreds of pounds of toxic gases were released into the air at the Suncor Energy oil refinery for the second time in five months, according to a preliminary report released Friday by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
Hickenlooper Rejects Calls For Investigation Of Forged Lab SignaturesGov. John Hickenlooper is rejecting calls for an independent investigation of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment breath testing protocol.
2 Indicted In Deadly House Fire In ArvadaTwo women have been indicted in connection to a deadly house fire in Arvada last year.
New Moms Get Help Dealing With Pregnancy-Related DepressionAccording to the Centers for Disease Control, approximately 600,000 women who give birth in the United States get postpartum depression. It's a serious mood disorder that can affect a mother's ability to take care of her baby and herself.
State Creates Permanent Household Medication Drop-Off LocationsColorado health officials are setting up permanent locations across the state for people to dispose of medications they no longer need in an effort to reduce prescription drug abuse.
Opponents Say Barring Pot Use In Denver Businesses UnwiseOpponents of a state ruling that would prevent bars and many restaurants in Denver from offering on-site marijuana consumption said the ruling would overturn a law approved by voters and force people to sneak around.
Air Force: Toxic Chemicals Released Into City's Sewer SystemAn Air Force base in Colorado said Tuesday it accidentally released about 150,000 gallons of water containing toxic chemicals into the sewer system of the adjacent city of Colorado Springs, but the potential health hazards weren't immediately known.
New Rules Make Marijuana Packaging Safer, Less Appealing To KidsNew rules for packaging of both medical and retail marijuana products go into effect Oct. 1. The new packaging requirements have been designed to make the packages safer for adults and less appealing to children.
Colorado Medical Pot Law Poised To Add PTSD As QualifierMarijuana pioneer Colorado is poised to add post-traumatic stress disorder to its medical marijuana program, joining 18 other states that consider PTSD a condition treatable by pot.
2 Colorado Coal-Fired Power Units To Close In Clean-Air DealColorado officials say one coal-fired power plant will shut down and a part of a second plant will stop operating under an agreement to reduce haze and carbon dioxide.
There's A Surge In Mosquitoes Infected With West Nile VirusA record number of mosquitoes are testing positive for the West Nile virus in Boulder, Weld, and Larimer counties.