Estimate: 1 In 5 Visitors At State Park Near Golden Doesn't PayEntrance fees are used to maintain the parks, but at Golden Gate Canyon State Park on Monday CBS4 had no trouble finding cars with no indication of payment.
2nd Suspect Arrested In Multi-State Lottery ScamA second suspect has been arrested in a lottery scam that includes Colorado and four other states. Tommy Tipton and his brother, Eddie, have been accused of rigging six lottery jackpots to try to win more than $19 million.
Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $1.5 Billion, Benefits Colorado's OutdoorsThe estimated Powerball jackpot jumped to at least $1.5 billion. Win or lose, the money collected during ticket sales helps the outdoor lifestyle in Colorado.
Lottery Officials 'Extremely Happy' Last 2 Powerball Jackpots Have RolledThe Powerball jackpot is now $1.4 billion. From now until Wednesday the lottery machines are bound to be humming. There seems to be no end to the interest in people wanting to win the latest Powerball jackpot.
Even Lottery Officials Are Shocked At The Powerball Jackpot AmountLottery fever is growing nationwide as the Powerball jackpot is now at an estimated $1.3 billion.
$900 Million Powerball Jackpot Is Record-Setting, Drawing Saturday NightThe Powerball jackpot jumped to $900 million on Saturday, hours before the drawing for the record jackpot. The previous record was $564.1 million.
Man Convicted Of Rigging Iowa Lottery May Have Struck In ColoradoThe Colorado Lottery is investigating whether its lottery was rigged by a man convicted of rigging the Iowa Lottery.
Lottery Sting Nets 3 Store Employees In Mesa CountyA sting found that some employees at stores in Mesa County were allegedly taking winning scratch lottery tickets, telling customers they had not won, and attempting to cash in the tickets themselves.
Colorado Jackpot Added to National Lotto Fraud InvestigationLottery officials in Iowa say jackpots won in Colorado and Wisconsin are now part of a national lottery fraud investigation.
$500 Million Powerball Jackpot Creates ExcitementThe Powerball jackpot is at its biggest jackpots ever-- $500 million! That has people rushing to stores to get their tickets before Wednesday night's drawing.
Lottery Cheaters Caught In The ActAs if the odds on winning the lottery weren’t long enough, store clerks across Colorado have been caught attempting to cheat what they thought were lottery winners out of winning tickets.
$5.6 Million Conservation Easement Preserves Grouse Habitat In Northwest ColoradoAn agriculture-preservation group and a northwestern Colorado ranch have agreed on a conservation easement to preserve about 25 square miles of greater sage grouse habitat.