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Photo Gallery: 4/20 At Civic Center Park

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Cantaloupe Or Peaches? Colorado Lawmaker Says — Both

Cantaloupe or peaches? Alamosa Republican state Sen. Larry Crowder wants both to be Colorado’s official state fruits.

04/12/2014

Heather Jensen in court for the verdict (credit: CBS)

Mother Convicted In Sons’ Deaths Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

The mother whose two sons died of overheating after she left them in a running SUV last winter has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

03/21/2014

Heather Jensen (credit: CBS)

Heather Jensen Acquitted Of Negligence In SUV Deaths Of Her Sons

Jurors have reached a verdict for a Colorado woman whose two young sons died after she left them in a running SUV with the heater on.

01/31/2014

Heather Jensen (credit: CBS)

Jury Deliberating Fate Of Mother Accused In Sons’ Deaths

A jury is deciding whether a Palisade woman understood the risk of leaving her sons in her running SUV with the heater on.

01/30/2014

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Cold Snap Hurts Western Colorado’s Wine-Grape Crop

Western Colorado’s wine-grape crop faces another blow this year after record-low cold temperatures earlier this month killed vines and grape buds across the valley.

01/04/2014

Robert Dewey was wrongly convicted and served 18 years in prison before being released. (credit: CBS)

After Unjust Sentence, Colorado Begins Paying Inmate

Prison time for a murder he didn’t commit robbed 52-year-old Robert Dewey of priceless moments, like the birth of his grandchildren and the burial of his only son.

10/27/2013

Robert Dewey was wrongly convicted and served 18 years in prison before being released. (credit: CBS)

Wrongly Convicted Colorado Man Could Get $1.2M

A Mesa County man who inspired a new law compensating the wrongly convicted is nearing a monetary settlement with the state.

08/04/2013

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Man Drowns While Floating In Tube Down Colorado River

A man drowned while floating down the Colorado River on Saturday.

07/07/2013

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April Cold Snap Damaged Colorado Peach Crop

A chilly spring means fewer peaches this year from western Colorado, where a balmy late winter followed by an April cold snap damaged budding blooms and buds.

05/31/2013

A large boulder fell onto the eastbound lanes of I-70 near Palisade, closing all directions of traffic. (credit: CBS)

All Lanes Reopened I-70 East Of Palisade

A large boulder measuring at least eight feet by eight feet has closed both directions of Interstate 70 just east of Palisade.

05/29/2013

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