A total of 27,000 gallons of oil – the equivalent of about two storage tanks – have been spilled into the South Platte River from flood-damaged tanks as of Monday.
Surging waters in Colorado swept away barns, silos and fences and left houses covered in mud in this northern agricultural town. The flood waters were so powerful they uprooted irrigation pipes and spread them around the fields here, leaving lakes next to which cattle now graze.
Northern Colorado will soon be home to the largest firearms facility in the state, and one of the biggest in the country.
A Centennial man was arrested by Weld County sheriff’s deputies for allegedly pointing a gun at other drivers on Interstate 25.
A powerful snowstorm moving east through Colorado on Saturday forced the cancellation of more than 100 flights at Denver International Airport and led transportation officials to close several highways because of blowing snow and multiple accidents.
Family members of a Johnstown man at the center of a kidnapping investigation say they are relieved to learn charges against him have been dropped.
The man suspected of kidnapping a teenage girl and sexually assaulting her will be released from jail on Wednesday afternoon.
The man accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 16-year-old Johnstown girl made his first appearance in a Weld County courtroom Friday afternoon.
The search for a missing 16-year-old girl in Johnstown ended with the victim saying she was kidnapped and held hostage for nearly 2 days.
Johnstown police have arrested a 38-year-old man on kidnapping charges after finding a teenage girl who was reported missing earlier this week.