The twister touched down in the late morning hours in a field northeast of Platteville in Weld County and traveled northwest for 39 miles.
Investigators say a repeat drunk driver was behind the wheel in a deadly crash that killed nearly an entire family Sunday night.
There’s been some relief for Weld County farmers still suffering from the effects of last fall’s flooding.
Health officials are warning people living in Platteville about rabies.
Colorado’s flooding has shut down hundreds of natural gas and oil wells in the state’s top petroleum patch and triggered at least two significant spills.
An unprecedented number of Colorado corn farmers have returned to their fields after harvest to gather leftover corn stalks after a drought limited the supply of other cattle feed sources and led to higher stalk prices.
Authorities say a man wanted in connection with a homicide in Colorado has been arrested in southern Arizona.
The former police chief of Platteville will spend 2 years on probation after embezzling money from the town.
The police chief of Platteville in Weld County has resigned and is now facing embezzlement and identity theft charges.
Colorado Congresswoman Rep. Diana DeGette says federal regulation of a new drilling technique that uses fluid pressure to break open shale in the ground needs to be more strict.