This Sunday, after a 10-month and 442-million-mile journey, a NASA spacecraft built in Littleton and led by a team at the University of Colorado will enter Mars’ orbit and start studying the Red Planet’s atmosphere.
The calls to 911 raised an instant alarm: One caller said he shot his co-workers at a Colorado video game company and had hostages. Another in Florida said her father was drunk, wielding a machine gun and threatening their family.
The hunter injured in a fall from a peak near Aspen has been identified as 42-year-old Theodore James Leach of Littleton.
Noel Hinners, a former chief scientist for NASA who helped plan the scientific exploration of the moon for the Apollo program and later oversaw projects such as the Mars Surveyor Program, has died.
One of the largest fire departments in Colorado is talking about cutting staff and resources after narrowly missing out on a tax hike that would have kept the department intact.
Crews hoped to have all lanes of South Broadway in Littleton open by 9 p.m. on Tuesday.
Federal authorities are helping investigate a prank that spawned a SWAT response in Littleton last week.
A water main break in Littleton has caused minor traffic issues in Littleton.
Some schools in Littleton were placed on “lock-in” during an investigation after reports of a shooting. Police are investigating the incident as a false report.
A man wanted for killing his ex-girlfriend’s roommate in Littleton last week is now in custody and his mother said he was jealous and glad he was found.