The Obama administration says it will allow states to use their own money to reopen some national parks that have been closed because of the government shutdown.
As rescuers broke through to flood-ravaged Colorado towns, they issued a stern warning Saturday to anyone thinking of staying behind: Leave now or be prepared to endure weeks without electricity, running water and basic supplies.
Gov. John Hickenlooper issued a last-minute warning Monday against any attempts to disrupt Colorado’s first legislative recall election.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo wants to debate Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper over a proposal on the November ballot to increase income taxes by nearly a billion for school funding.
Colorado’s chief medical officer is resigning, less than a week after the release of a state report raising questions about a laboratory under his supervision.
Immigrants living illegally in Colorado will be able to get driver’s licenses under a bill signed into law by Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper.
Despite vehement denials by the Colorado Department of Parole, a CBS4 investigation has turned up numerous state records that show dangerous parolees were either removed from intensive supervised parole in the last five years or never placed on it in the first place due to budget squeezes.
Hundreds of Colorado criminals were apparently given erroneous prison sentences, and judges and corrections officials across the state are scrambling to keep them from getting out early.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is meeting with lawyers, victims’ families and law enforcement about the pending execution of one of three men on Colorado’s death row.
A proposal to allow collective bargaining for Colorado firefighters without local government approval is coming back to the Legislature.