Elbert County

(credit: CBS)

Fired Douglas County Employee Nets $27,823 In Severance

The former Douglas County Deputy Clerk and Recorder, who was fired in 2013 after a CBS4 Investigation revealed what some viewed as attempted “ticket fixing,” has been awarded nearly $30,000 in severance payments.

04/10/2015

Ahmad Naser (credit: Elbert County Sheriff)

Homeless Man Arrested, Charged With Vehicle Theft, Burglary

A homeless man was arrested after he allegedly stole a vehicle and broke into a home.

03/20/2015

A brush fire near Deer Trail in Elbert County on Sunday (credit: Michael Abeyta)

Brush Fire Under Control Before Threatening Structures In Elbert County

The warm weather is contributing to Colorado’s fire danger.

03/15/2015

Single surviving horse in car crash (credit: Elbert County Sheriff's Office Facebook)

Officials Search For Owner Of Horses Involved In Car Crash

Early Thursday morning an accident occurred involving a vehicle and four horses that had wandered on to Highway 86 at Cherokee Trail, just west of Elizabeth.

02/19/2015

Spencer Charles Olguin (credit: Westminster Police Department)

Man Accused Of Stealing Thousands From At-Risk Elderly Woman

A Westminster business owner has been arrested after investigators say he allegedly stole thousands of dollars from an elderly woman.

11/30/2014

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Family Dog Dies As Firefighters Face Challenges In Elbert County

A two-alarm house fire in Elbert County caused some big challenges for firefighters Sunday morning. First the crews had problems with the water supply, and then they tried desperately and unsuccessfully to save a family dog.

11/16/2014

Seven trail cars derailed near Limon (credit: Elbert Co. Sheriff)

7 Train Cars Derail In Elbert County, Spill Coal

Seven train cars carrying coal derailed in Elbert County on Thursday.

11/13/2014

(credit: La Plata County Sheriff’s Office)

Colorado Law Enforcement Agencies Obtain Unwanted Military Equipment

Records show several Colorado law enforcement agencies have an array of equipment that the military no longer needs.

08/18/2014

(credit: Elbert Co. Sheriff)

2 Sentenced To Probation For Animal Cruelty

Two Elbert County residents have been sentenced to probation after being convicted of animal cruelty.

07/23/2014

(credit: Dave Collins)

Elizabeth To Decide Whether To Allow Deer Hunting In Town

Elizabeth in Elbert County might allow bow hunting to thin the growing deer population.

07/08/2014

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