A Colorado State University student says he killed an elk inside Rocky Mountain National Park in an act of self-defense.
Park rangers in Rocky Mountain National Park say someone illegally shot an elk near Mills Lake.
There’s been another delay in a landowner’s legal fight to punish a top government official for trespassing. The case focuses on hunting and Colorado’s natural resources executive director.
He’s a high-ranking executive in the state government and even oversaw the creation of Colorado Parks and Wildlife, but now Mike King is under fire because a case of illegal hunting is being reopened.
Eight men from three states, including Colorado, have been convicted and sentenced for participating in illegal game hunts that took place over four years in northwestern Colorado, officials said Wednesday.