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Royal Gorge Fire (credit: CBS)

Royal Gorge Fire 40% Contained

The weather conditions combined with the hard work of firefighters helped bring the Royal Gorge Fire to 40 percent containment.

06/14/2013

An image of the fire (credit: coloradolivecams.com)

All Evacuations Lifted In Royal Gorge Fire

All evacuations have been lifted in connection with the wildfire burning near Royal Gorge Park. The wildfire has destroyed much of the park and damaged the famous bridge.

06/13/2013

Royal Gorge Fire (credit: CBS)

Royal Gorge Fire Damages Bridge, Most Of Park

A wildfire near Royal Gorge Park has destroyed much of the park and damaged the famous bridge.

06/12/2013

Evan Ebel (credit: Department of Corrections)

Ebel’s Prison Complaints Show An Angry Inmate

The investigation into the slaying of Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements continues, and as investigators continue to pursue all angles they are looking at complaints made by suspect Evan Ebel while he was behind bars.

05/02/2013

Mary Ricard, left (credit: Department of Corrections) Arkansas Valley Correctional Facility, right (credit: CBS)

Suspect In Killing Of Prison Employee Is A Convicted Kidnapper

The suspect in the murder of a state prison guard is a convicted kidnapper and sex offender.

09/25/2012

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Prison Staffer Dies In Southeastern Colorado Prison

One staffer is dead and another was seriously injured after a disturbance at a Colorado prison Monday morning.

09/24/2012

Disgraced former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich before giving a news conference outside his home March 14, 2012 in Chicago. (Photo Credit: Frank Polich / Getty Images)

Ex-Ill. Gov. Blagojevich On Way To Colo. Prison

Convicted former Gov. Rod Blagojevich stepped off a plane in Colorado on Thursday and headed to a federal prison to begin a 14-year sentence for corruption, the latest chapter in the downfall of a charismatic politician that seemed more like a bizarre reality TV show than a legal battle.

03/15/2012

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. (Credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Blagojevich Gets Ready To Report To Colorado Prison

Rod Blagojevich is due to report to a prison in Colorado on Thursday to begin serving a 14-year sentence.

03/14/2012

Larimer County Jail (credit: CBS)

Inmates Caught With Homemade Weapons

Five inmates at the Larimer County Jail now face additional charges after deputies caught them with makeshift weapons.

10/07/2011