Deadly Railroad Crossing Near Trinidad Was Eyed For Safety ImprovementsA railroad crossing in southern Colorado where five family members, including three young girls, were killed when an Amtrak train slammed into their minivan had been targeted for safety improvements for years.
Positive Wildfire Outlook Following Big Snow SeasonWhile the low fire danger is very good news, the risk is never far away from the Front Range.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Oppose Guantanamo Detainee PlansFifty sheriffs across Colorado have written to the White House to oppose any plan to move Guantanamo detainees to the state.
Colorado Education Board Members Hear Testing ComplaintsA Colorado State Board of Education member says more than 100 parents have told him of attempts to pressure them into allowing their children to take standardized tests, prompting the board to issue a statement Monday to rein in districts.
Southern Colorado DA Admits To Mishandling Cases, Could Be SuspendedA southern Colorado district attorney has admitted to mishandling more than a dozen criminal cases and will spend the next two years under close supervision.
Wildlife Ranger Admits To Poaching Deer, Co-Workers Upset Over DisciplineA Colorado Parks and Wildlife ranger has been disciplined for poaching but some of his co-workers don't think the punishment went far enough.
Colorado Jury Finds Riddell Negligent In Helmet SuitA Colorado jury has awarded $11.5 million to a man whose family sued helmet maker Riddell and his coaches over brain injuries from a high school football practice in 2008.
Suspect Arrested After 2-Hour Long ChaseA suspect has been arrested after a two-hour chase that began on Interstate 25 on Friday.
Crew On Way To Plane Wreckage In Southern ColoradoA search team is on the way to the wreckage of a plane that apparently crashed west of Trinidad in southern Colorado.
Las Animas Horse Quarantined Over VirusA horse in Las Animas County has been quarantined after it tested positive for a virus that can cause painful sores.
Victim Of Bear Attack Was Banging Pots And PansA woman who was mauled by a bear in Trinidad Friday evening was banging pots and pans together on her porch in an effort to scare the bear away before the attack, wildlife officials say.