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Sen. John Morse and Sherrif Terry Maketa (credit: CBS)

El Paso County Sheriff, Sen. Morse In Verbal Spar Over Gun Control

Verbal shots were taken this weekend between the El Paso County sheriff and a top Colorado politician over the gun control debate. It stems from a radio interview Saturday in Colorado Springs.


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Western Slope Man, 82, Dies From West Nile Virus

An 82-year-old Western Slope man has died from the West Nile virus, bringing the statewide death toll from the mosquito-borne virus to three.


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West Nile Cases Continue To Increase In Colorado

Human cases of the West Nile Virus continue to increase across Colorado.


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Colorado Reports 2 West Nile Deaths This Season

Colorado health officials say two people have died from the West Nile virus this season, both residents of Montrose County in the southwestern part of the state.


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Colorado Trooper Injured In Motorcycle Accident

A Colorado State Patrol trooper is recovering from injuries following a motorcycle accident while he was on patrol.


Colorado Judge Limits Bug Spraying Near Organic Farm

A Colorado judge says that a farmer spraying against mosquitoes needs to prevent the pesticide from drifting into a neighboring organic farm.


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Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus In 3 Counties

Mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus have been found in three Colorado counties.


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Fire Prompts Evacuations In Delta County

A fire in western Colorado northeast of Cedaredge has prompted evacuations.


3 Hantavirus Cases Reported In Colorado This Year

Three people in Colorado have tested positive for Hantavirus this year, and state officials are warning about the dangers of rodents passing the disease to humans.


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Birgfeld’s Dad Stays At Site Where Remains Were Found

Investigators on Colorado’s Western Slope are continuing to search for evidence in the area where remains that are thought to be that of Paige Birgfeld were discovered.