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Freeze, Drought Declarations Issued In Colorado

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Fremont County in Colorado as a primary natural disaster due to a series of freezes that occurred in April and May, and expanded drought assistance to nine counties.


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Residents Near Duckett Wildfire Begin Returning Home

Residents evacuated from a Colorado wildfire are beginning to return home.


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Costs To Fight Duckett Fire Reach $4M

Fire officials say costs of fighting a blaze burning on seven square miles in the southern Colorado mountains have reached about $4 million.


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Calmer Weather Helps Fire Fight In Southern Colorado

Firefighters are working to contain a seven square mile wildfire burning in the southern Colorado mountains ahead of hot, dry, windy weather returning this weekend.


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Fire Forces Evacuation Of Church Camp In Southern Colorado

A wildfire burning in southern Colorado that has forced the evacuation of a church camp has spread to about 1,000 acres.


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Horse Ban Lifted At Mesa, Boulder Fairgrounds

Some Colorado counties are lifting temporary horse bans at county facilities prompted by an outbreak of equine herpes virus.


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Horse Quarantine Lifted In Canon City Park, Rodeo

A potentially fatal horse virus quarantine that has shutdown rodeos and horse shows across the country has been lifted at rodeo grounds in one southern Colorado county.


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Arrest Made After Deadly Shooting In Penrose

Deputies in southern Colorado have made an arrest in a deadly shooting at a mobile home park.


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Colorado Woman Charged With Sex Assault On Boy

Authorities say a 15-year-old Colorado boy took his own life after a 30-year-old woman allegedly had a sexual relationship with him.


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Pueblo Woman Killed, Man Drives Off Cliff

Pueblo police believe a man killed his girlfriend then committed suicide by driving off a cliff near the Royal Gorge in Fremont County early Sunday.