Morgan County

Kayla Chadwick (credit: Fort Morgan Police Department)

No Additional Charges To Be Filed In Kayla Chadwick’s Death

There will be no other charges filed in the case of Kayla Chadwick who was missing for more than a year before her body was found.


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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.


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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.


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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.”


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Secession Plan Floated By Some Northern Colorado Leaders

Several Colorado counties that strongly oppose increased regulation of the oil and gas industry say they want to form their own state.


A pile of burning tires and hay could smolder for days. (credit: CBS)

Pile Of Tires Continues To Burn, Smolder

A pile of burning tires north of Fort Morgan could continue to smolder for days.


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1 Dead After Fire At Mobile Homes In Morgan County

One person is dead after a fire broke out at two mobile homes in Morgan County.


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Logan County Man Gets Life In Death Of 3-Year-Old

A Logan County man has been sentenced to life in prison for the death of his 3-year-old daughter.


Edwin Irizarry-Urrutia (credit: Fort Morgan Police Department)

Eastern Colorado Marshal Accused Of Sexual Assault

A small town marshal is now behind bars accused of sexually assaulting a woman. Investigators say the alleged victim was drunk at the time.


Police in Burlington investigate a double homicide Wednesday afternoon. (credit: CBS)

Family Upset About Plea Deal Reached For Teen Accused Of Killing Parents

A boy accused of killing his parents and attacking his two younger siblings with a knife has agreed to plead guilty to murder charges. In exchange for the plea deal, the 13-year-old will not be tried as an adult.