Two men are under arrest after a tangle with police in a dispute over pets left out in the cold.
The search is continuing for an inmate serving time for mail fraud who escaped a minimum security prison in Florence.
With the fire danger remaining high to extreme across Colorado, many communities are debating whether to have fireworks shows on the 4th of July.
The high fire danger across much of Colorado has a growing number of counties and communities putting their fire bans in place.
A fire burning on an estimated 200 acres south of the Royal Gorge Bridge and Arkansas River led to the evacuation of the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park near Canon City.
The ex-convict suspected in the killing of Colorado’s prison chief who was mistakenly released from prison four years early slipped off his electronic monitoring bracelet, but parole officials didn’t realize he had fled until just hours before the slaying.
Colorado court officials have vowed to review procedures to ensure that a clerical mistake that allowed the early release of a prisoner — who then went on to allegedly shoot the state’s corrections director last month — doesn’t happen again.
A man has been arrested, suspected of killing his brother in Fremont County.
The federal Bureau of Land Management has lifted fire restrictions on public land in about 20 Colorado counties.
Tourism in Fremont County, and in much of the state, took an economic hit after the Iron Mountain Fire moved fast and furious in the Copper Gulch area after igniting on June 2, 2002.