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A natural gas explosion in Opal, Wyoming (credit: Rachel Anderson)

Small Wyoming Town Evacuated After Explosion

A small town in southwest Wyoming was evacuated Wednesday after an explosion and fire at a natural gas processing facility and major national pipeline hub. There were no reports of injuries.

2 hours ago

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Colorado Man Injured In Montana Hunting Accident

A Colorado man is hospitalized in critical condition after a hunting accident in northwestern Montana.

11/19/2013

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Lincoln County Joins Effort To Create 51st State

Lincoln County commissioners joined nine other northeastern Colorado counties in putting the 51st State Initiative on the November ballot.

09/01/2013

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Secession Vote Cleared For Ballots In Weld County

It looks like Weld County voters will be casting ballots this fall on whether to pursue seceding from Colorado.

08/19/2013

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Effort To Create New State Called ‘North Colorado’ Grows

Ten counties, including Weld and Morgan, started talking about seceding last month. Now Lincoln and Cheyenne counties say they want to join a new state they’d call “North Colorado.”

07/09/2013

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Police: 3 Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

The small town of Peyton is reeling after the deaths of two women and the apparent suicide of the man investigators blame for their killings.

06/25/2013

Javon Ristick, left, and Erik Burt, right (credit: Colorado DA's Office)

‘Gypsies’ Sentenced For Stealing From Elderly

A man and a woman who described themselves as gypsies have been sentenced for tricking elderly Coloradans and robbing them in their homes.

05/29/2013

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Fort Carson Soldier Shot In Gun Range Accident

Authorities say a Fort Carson soldier is recovering after he was wounded in an accidental shooting at a home shooting range in eastern Colorado.

02/05/2013

Two people were killed while changing a tire on I-70 near Limon after being struck by a semi (credit: CBS)

Lawsuit Filed In Deadly I-70 Crash That Killed 2 Women

A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in a deadly crash on Interstate 70 that left two women dead.

07/19/2012

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Man Accused In Wild High-Speed Chase Was Wanted In Texas

Police say the man accused of leading officers on a high-speed chase across eastern Colorado had been on the run from Texas since July 7 and had been involved in an assault and domestic violence case.

07/15/2012

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