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Heather Jensen in court for the verdict (credit: CBS)

Mother Convicted In Sons’ Deaths Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

The mother whose two sons died of overheating after she left them in a running SUV last winter has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

03/21/2014

Heather Jensen (credit: CBS)

Heather Jensen Acquitted Of Negligence In SUV Deaths Of Her Sons

Jurors have reached a verdict for a Colorado woman whose two young sons died after she left them in a running SUV with the heater on.

01/31/2014

Heather Jensen (credit: CBS)

Jury Deliberating Fate Of Mother Accused In Sons’ Deaths

A jury is deciding whether a Palisade woman understood the risk of leaving her sons in her running SUV with the heater on.

01/30/2014

Heather Jensen appears in court in Grand Junction via videocamera on Feb. 5, 2013. (credit: CBS)

Mother Accused In Death Of 2 Sons Hears Charges Against Her

A mother accused of keeping her young sons locked in a heated SUV while she had sex with a man appeared in court on Monday.

02/04/2013

William Jensen and Tyler Jensen (credit: CBS)

Surprising Autopsy Report On Brothers Has Relative Concerned

The autopsy report on two young brothers completed in Mesa County this week has an uncle of those boys feeling skeptical.

01/09/2013

Heather Jensen posted photos of William and Tyler on her Facebook page. (credit: Facebook)

Coroner Calls Brothers’ Deaths Accidental, Cause Was Hyperthermia

An autopsy that was completed this week shows the deaths of two boys who were left in an SUV on the Western Slope was an accident.

01/08/2013

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Xcel Energy Tips For Working In Extreme Heat

Xcel Energy in a safety briefing to its employees released a tip sheet for working in an excessively hot environment. But the tip sheet is also informative for anybody who works outdoors in the summer.

06/07/2011