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Animal Sanctuary Rescues Former Circus Lions

The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg has agreed to take in 30 lions in need of a home.

03/16/2015

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Bear Sent To Wild Animal Sanctuary After Years As Ice Cream Shop Draw

A female bear is on the way to a Colorado wildlife sanctuary after nearly two decades as a caged attraction at a Pennsylvania ice cream shop.

02/09/2015

The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg (credit: CBS)

Popularity Of Wild Animal Sanctuary In Keenesburg Leads To Expansion

The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg is a popular spot on the Eastern Plains, and now some visitors would like to spend the night.

12/29/2014

Kai (credit: CBS)

Top Heart-Warming Animals Stories From Colorado In 2014

From frostbitten kittens to bomb-sniffing dogs, 2014 was quite a year for pets and animals in Colorado. Here are a few of our favorite furry tales (or is it tails?) from this year.

12/23/2014

CSU vets take X-rays on Marley, a grizzly bear with a broken leg. (credit: John Eisele/CSU)

Rescued Grizzly Bear Fully Recovered At Keenesburg Sanctuary

A grizzly bear rescued from a concrete pen in Georgia is recovering at her new home in Colorado.

12/01/2014

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Keenesburg’s Wild Animal Sanctuary Takes In 3 Lions From Uruguay

Three African lions have been transferred from zoos in Uruguay to the Wild Animal Sanctuary in Colorado.

11/05/2014

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Keenesburg Animal Sanctuary To Take In Nine Lions

A group of nine malnourished lions rescued from a circus in Colombia is coming to Colorado.

09/19/2014

Phillip Ramsey, left, Christopher Taylor, center, Duane Taylor, right (credit: Weld County Sheriff)

Bright Future Was Ahead For Teen Killed In Murder-Suicide

Authorities in Weld County have arrested three men who they say played a part in the kidnapping of a Keenesburg woman earlier this summer.

08/15/2014

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Standoff In Keenesburg Ends In Father & Son Murder-Suicide

A standoff in the Weld County town of Keenesburg ended in a murder-suicide.

08/05/2014

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3 Students Arrested In Alleged Threat At Weld Central High School

Three students have been arrested in connection with an alleged threat against a northern Colorado high school.

05/13/2014

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