A man and a woman who described themselves as gypsies are accused of tricking elderly Coloradans and robbing them in their homes.
A parachutist hit a power line near Colorado Springs on Tuesday and started a grass fire.
Federal officials have declared a drought-related disaster in southeast Colorado, making farmers and ranchers eligible for emergency help.
Officials say a wildfire in Lincoln County that’s threatening three houses has been 50 percent contained.
A 16-year-old boy has been charged as an adult with first-degree murder after deliberation in the March 30 shooting deaths of his great-grandparents in the small town of Hugo.
Authorities in Lincoln County are charging the great-grandson of a couple who were killed this week with their murders.
Colorado Bureau of Investigation agents are working with Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputies in Hugo on a death investigation. Two adults were found dead inside a home in the small community Wednesday afternoon.
A wildfire that nearly prompted the evacuation of the tiny eastern Colorado town of Karval (KAHR’-vuhl) is now fully contained.
The entire town of Karval has been ordered to evacuate because of a fire that’s 6 to 8 miles wide. The fire is burning off Highway 71 and County Road M in Lincoln County, six miles west of Karval.