Fort Lupton

A field of legal cannabis plants selected for their low content of THC grows in France in 2014. Cannabis is the source of hemp, which is used in a variety of applications including insulation, textiles, rope and paper. France is the second largest producer of industrial hemp in the world after China.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Hemp Expo Held In Loveland As Pot Rules Are Changing

Once banned because it is a close cousin to marijuana, hemp is coming back in Colorado and now has its own convention, attracting international interest as a new crop for farmers struggling to find new crops to stay afloat.

04/04/2015

The tornado in Commerce City (credit: Richard Fleming)

Storms With Tornadoes Hit Hard & Fast Along Front Range

Severe storms that spawned several tornadoes blew through the Front Range Monday afternoon.

07/28/2014

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Grass Fire Breaks Out Near Brighton

Firefighters were battling a grass fire burning near Brighton on Sunday.

06/29/2014

The car the teens crashed (credit: CBS)

1 Teen Killed, 3 Others Injured In Crash In Fort Lupton

A 14-year-old boy was killed and three other teenagers were injured after a crash in Fort Lupton early Tuesday.

06/03/2014

A sketch of the suspect (credit: Fort Lupton Police Department)

Fort Lupton Police Release Sketch Of Attempted Abduction Suspect

According to police, on Thursday morning at approximately 7:13 a.m. they received a call reporting an attempted child abduction near Fort Lupton High School.

01/31/2014

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Fort Lupton Police Investigating Attempted Abduction Of Teen Girl

Police in Fort Lupton would like the public’s help locating an attempted abduction suspect.

01/30/2014

Martin Braden (credit: CBS)

Tow Truck Driver’s Mom Worried About His Career

The mother of a tow truck driver who was killed while he was working at a crash scene over the weekend told CBS4 she’s having trouble understanding why the driver who struck him didn’t slow down.

08/27/2013

Copter4 flew over a car chase that ended in a crash in Fort Lupton Thursday morning. (credit: CBS)

Stolen Puffer Car Leads Police On Chase

The driver of a stolen puffer car led several police agencies on a chase early Thursday morning.

02/07/2013

Tide pods laundry detergent can fetch $1 a pod on the black market. (credit: CBS)

Tide Detergent At Center Of Odd Crime Spree In Colorado

Supermarkets across Colorado are losing millions of dollars from thieves who shoplift massive amounts of Tide laundry detergent and expensive face lotion.

01/23/2013

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Man Killed When Train Collides With Truck In Weld County

One person is dead after a truck and train crash in Weld County early Friday morning.

01/04/2013

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